Donna J. Shaw, 56, Altoona, unexpectedly passed away Friday at her residence. She was born in Altoona, daughter of Dorothy (Miller) and the late Donald R. Gochnaur.
She is survived by two sons: Joshua and Derek Shaw, both of Altoona; two grandsons: Nicholas and Anthony; her mother, Dorothy, of Altoona; and two brothers: Mark and Steven Gochnaur, of Altoona.
Donna was a 1982 graduate of Altoona Area High School. She worked as a phlebotomist at Altoona Hospital, an office manager at Blair Medical and for the Pennsylvania State of Unemployment Claims.
She enjoyed crocheting, reading and jewelry making.
Friends will be received from 4pm - 6pm Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021 at the Santella Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held at 6pm immediately following the visitation.
In lieu of flowers, please make contributions in memory of Donna to the St. Vincent de Paul Society, PO Box 231, Altoona Pa. 16603.
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