Virginia J. Donoho

September 10, 2017

Virginia J. “Scamp & Jo” Donoho, 92, of Frankfort, died at 9:07 p.m. September 10, 2017 at I.U. Health Frankfort.  Born June 5, 1925 in Clinton County, Indiana to Ora E. and Elizabeth Irene (Ballingall) Harmon.  She married Robert L. Albaugh on December 19, 1941 and they divorced.  She married Charles “Chalk” C. Donoho on June 2, 1974 and he preceded her in death in 1981. Virginia attended Frankfort High School and was a lifelong Frankfort resident.  She retired after 30 years from the Community Schools of Frankfort, where she worked in the cafeteria.  She then worked for 5 years at Engine Company 59 as a head cook.  Virginia was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church.  She enjoyed spending time with her children, grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.  She loved her dogs, Punkin Jo, PeggySu and GraycieMae.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. -1 p.m. Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Funeral Mass will be 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 600 St. Mary’s Ave., Frankfort. Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Park. Memorial donations may be made to the Clinton County Humane Society.

Survived by:

Daughter: Vicki L. Albaugh of rural Frankfort, 2 Sons: Robert Van Albaugh of Frankfort and Timmy J. (Connie) Albaugh of rural Frankfort, Daughter-in-Law: Sharon Albaugh of Ladoga, 1 Brother: Gary (Carol) Harmon of Kokomo, 4 Sisters-in-Law: Kitty Harmon, Rosetta Harmon, Barbara Harmon and Carol Harmon, 8 Grandchildren, 22 Great Grandchildren and 7 Great Great Grandchildren.

Preceded by:

a son, Larry Albaugh, a sister, Mary Lou and 4 brothers, Jim, Bob, Walter & Tom Harmon and a grandson Doug Albaugh.


Leave your Condolences

14 Condolences for “Virginia J. Donoho”

  1. Heather Sanders September 11, 2017 at 5:33 pm

    So sorry to hear about Virginia! Thinking of you all! Sending my love!

  2. Sandra Mountcastle September 11, 2017 at 6:57 pm

    Virginia lived a good long life and will be missed. Sending prayers of comfort.

  3. Patricia Smalley September 12, 2017 at 8:26 am

    Thinking of my Aunt Scamp and her family at this most difficult time. Sending our thoughts and prayers for comfort for all of you. With love, Pat Smalley

  4. Jeannette and Tod Blevens September 12, 2017 at 3:35 pm

    So sorry to hear of Jo’s passing. Vicki, and family, we are thinking and praying for you.

  5. John and Kathy Cross September 12, 2017 at 4:37 pm

    My thoughts and prayers for the entire family.
    she was loved by many

  6. Debbie Wright September 12, 2017 at 6:02 pm

    So sorry to hear of her passing. She was a good woman, with a great sense of humor and always treated me like family. I loved her wit and telling it like it is. Prayers for the family.

  7. Dick and Mary Ann McKinsey September 13, 2017 at 6:57 am

    Dear Family of ‘JO”
    Please accept our sympathy for your loss. Sorry we are unable to attend the viewing and funeral, but all of
    you are in our thoughts and prayers. We haven’t seen Jo in sometime but have very fond memories of her.

    Love and Blessings

  8. Linda Gibson Benge September 13, 2017 at 10:27 am

    Praying for God to send you His Peace and Comfort during this time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  9. Lori Snyder September 13, 2017 at 12:06 pm

    Vicky I’m so sorry about your mother. My prayers are with you and the family.

  10. Steve and Lora Greeno September 13, 2017 at 8:55 pm

    It was with great sadness that we learned of Virginia’s passing. Please accept our heartfelt condolences and we hope that in a small way they help through these trying times.

  11. Madeline A. Sanders September 14, 2017 at 8:35 pm

    She was a beautiful person inside and out. I enjoyed caring for. I wished I had known on what day her funeral was, I would have gone. Well maybe I should remember her as I last saw her. Have a good journey and may God show her the way. God bless

  12. Rhonda Fish-Johnston September 17, 2017 at 10:29 pm

    Very sorry to hear of Jo’s passing. She was a gem, and will never be forgotten. I believe I was blessed to know her and call her my friend. Vicki and family, you are all in my thoughts and prayers. She loved you all so very very much!

  13. Deborrah Burgess September 21, 2017 at 8:53 pm

    Van & Tim, so very sorry for your loss! My prayers & thoughts are with you always! I miss you all, but just for your momma, just keep happy thoughts! Hope to see you all again someday! Debi (Horn Buntin, Gleb, Myers,) Burgess.

  14. Rosetta September 25, 2017 at 11:42 am

    Vicki, Van, and Tim, thinking of you all at this time!

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