Maryonna E. "Onnie” James, 64, of Decatur, passed away on Monday, February 10, 2020, at Canterbury Nursing and Rehab in Fort Wayne. She was born in Decatur, IN, on February 22, 1955 to Walter Kilmer and Nadine Ladd. Maryonna was raised and loved by her (mom and dad) grandparents, Kenneth and Betty Ramsey.
She is survived by three daughters, Aria (Shawn) Perrin and Marilyn Sweat of Fort Wayne, Crystal Smith of Berne; a son, Danish (Danny) Shaikh of India; a brother, Jack Ladd of Fort Wayne; a sister, Linda (Lynn) Dager of Decatur; 15 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. Maryonna was preceded in death by two sisters, Naomi Lewis and Donna Gase; 2 Grandsons, Brian Michael Sweat and Gabe Walco.
A Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, February 14, 2020 at Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home, with visitation 2 hours prior from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Officiating will be Pastor Tim Grable. Burial will immediately follow in Beery Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the family.
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