Tribute: Donna J. Hripko

Donna J. Hripko died Thursday, October 20

Donna J. Hripko, Warren, Ohio – obit

WARREN, Ohio – Donna J. Hripko, 66, passed away Thursday evening, October 20, 2016, at Hospice House, with her family and friends by her side.

Donna was born March 23, 1950, in Youngstown, a daughter of the late Daniel and Mary M. Radosz Protich and was a lifelong area resident.

She was a graduate of Liberty High School and retired from the General Motors Lordstown Plant after 30 years of service.

Donna collected baseball cards, dolls and Beanie Babies. She enjoyed nature walks and spending time with family and friends.

Donna leaves Albert Romain, Jr., with whom she shared her life for the last 25 years; several extended family members throughout the country and many, many friends.

Family and friends may call from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Monday, October 24, at Kinnick Funeral Home, 477 N. Meridian Road, Youngstown.

Family and friends may also call from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, October 25, at the funeral home, where funeral services will take place at 11:00 a.m.

Committal services will follow at Pineview Memorial Park in Warren.

Although flowers are a beautiful tribute, Donna’s family suggests memorial contributions be made in her name to Hospice House, 9803 Sharrott Rd., Youngstown, Ohio 44514.

Please visit to view and share this obituary, and to send condolences online to Donna’s family.

A television tribute will air Monday, October 24 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.