Donnis H. Buis

Born on: October 9, 1922
Departed on: March 18, 2014

Visitation: March 22, 2014 at 12:00 pm
Service: March 22, 2014 at 2:00 pm
Burial: Walnut Chapel Cemetery

Donnis H. Buis, 91, Greencastle, formerly of Belle Union, passed away peacefully in the presence of her children on March 18, 2014 at Asbury Towers.
She was born on October 9, 1022 in Hendricks County, Indiana and was the daughter of the late Leonard Hubert and Zelma Faith [Keller] Bennett and was the oldest of six children.
She graduated from Belle Union High School in 1941 and lived most of her life in the Belle Union community. She was a member of the Fillmore United Methodist Church and had been employed as a seamstress at the Angwell Curtain Factory at Greencastle for 18 years. Most of her time was spent enjoying her family.
She is survived by her children, Wayne Buis and wife Millie of Stilesville, Darrell Buis and wife Charla of Cloverdale, David Buis of Cloverdale, Joanne Crawford of Greencastle and Jeanne Berry and husband John of Cloverdale, her sister, Rose Anne Fleener of Indianapolis, her-sister-in-law, Donna Mae Head of Indianapolis, 12 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and 6 great-great-grandchildren.
On February 14, 1942 she married Dennis J. Buis who preceded her in death on October 20, 2010. Donnis and Dennis are preceded in death by their son, Dean Edward Buis, grandson, Shane Buis and great-grandson, Deston Buis. In addition, Donnis was preceded in death by her sister, Dorothy M. Miller and Norma Jean Trammell and her brothers, Charles L. Bennett and Leon L. Bennett.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 2:00 PM at the Whitaker Funeral Home, Cloverdale. Visitation will be held on Saturday, March 22, 2014 from12:00 PM {Noon} until service time at the funeral home. Interment will be in the Walnut Chapel Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 5635 West 96h Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46278 and/or Walnut Chapel Cemetery, 6756 East Co. Rd. 700 South, c/o Gary Salsman, Greencastle, IN 46135.
Condolences may be sent to the family at: cds@whitakerfuneralhome.net.