October 14, 2013

Donna Jo (Langbak) Scroggs



LAKE ST. LOUIS, MO. – Donna Jo (Langbak) Scroggs, Lake St. Louis, Mo., passed away peacefully Friday, Oct. 11, 2013, in her home, with her beloved husband and family present after a long illness.

Donna Jo was born May 16, 1933, in Irene, S.D., to Vevay (Legg) and Joseph Langbak. As a young girl, she moved to Logansport, where she grew up, met her future husband and graduated from Logansport High School. Donna Jo was a dedicated wife, mother and homemaker during her 57-year marriage.

Donna Jo is survived by her husband, Walter "Bruce" Scroggs Jr.; son, Walter Bruce "Tripp" (Kathy) Scroggs III, St. Louis, Mo.; daughter, Dana Jean Scroggs, Charlotte, N.C.; and son, Bradley Joe (Lisa) Scroggs, Jefferson City, Mo.; sister, Jean Langbak, Bloomington; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

The family will celebrate Donna Jo's life, her sense of humor and her love of Cardinals baseball in a private gathering.

The family requests memorials be sent to the National Humane Society in lieu of flowers.