Funeral services for Donna Lathrum, 79, of Minburn, formerly of Johnston, will be Friday, April 5th, at 11 am at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Perry.  Burial will be in the Chapel Hill Gardens Cemetery in Des Moines.  Visitation will be Thursday from 5 pm to 7 pm at the Carris Family Funeral Home and Cremation Care in Perry.  Memorials may be given to Unity Point Hospice in Urbandale and may be left at the funeral home.  Online condolences may be left at

Survivors includ her children, Wendy Williams of Houston, TX, Lori Meyer of Johnston, Steve Williams of Winterset, IA and Andrea Carpenter of Westerville, OH, eight grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and siblings, Nancy Hanna, Barbara Friederich and Alan Lathrum.