Donna Lisko Papan

 Donna Mae Lisko Papan, 91, of Stuttgart passed away Monday, March 30, 2020, at Crestpark-Stuttgart.

Mrs. Papan was born June 2, 1928, in Stuttgart to Rod McCauley and Martha McCauley Miller (Preston). She was a graduate of Stuttgart High School and soon after graduation she married George Lisko and they moved to Arkadelphia where they farmed and were named Clark County Farm Family of the Year. After George’s cancer diagnosis, they returned to Stuttgart to be closer to family. After his death, Donna married Rudy Papan. She was a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church.

Besides her parents and husbands, she was preceded in death by an infant daughter; and her sister, Jeane Wallace.

She is survived by her niece and caregiver, Rita Smith and her husband Randy of Stuttgart; her two beloved furry puppy companions, Prissy and Spankie; and her very special caregiver, Verlistine Johnson.

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, a graveside service will held and limited to immediate family members and close friends by Turpin Funeral Home of Stuttgart. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be made to Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 920 W. 19th St., Stuttgart, Ark. 72160.

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