Donsetta Lynn Shiflett, 60, of Richmond, passed away peacefully on September 15, 2022. She was born on November 18, 1961, in Richmond, Indiana to David A. and Rosetta (Steele) Shiflett. Donsetta was a graduate of Centerville High School. She was a CNA in the Richmond community for over thirty-five years, caring for people at Golden Rule and Arbor Trace Nursing Homes. She loved spending time with family, especially her sister Doris, daughter and her three grandchildren. She recently was blessed with a great grandson.

Donsetta is survived by her mother, Rosetta Shiflett of Richmond; sister, Doris (Bob) Fisse of Greenfield; daughter, Rosetta McCoy of Richmond; 3 grandchildren, Hunter, Abigail and Katelyn McCoy all of Richmond; 1 great grandson, Zayden Garcia; many cousins; 2 nieces and 2 great nieces. Donsetta was preceded in death by her father on January 17, 2010.

The family would like to thank St. Vincent’s Oncology of Indianapolis and Marshall & Erlewein Funeral Home for handling their family’s most sacred times.

A Celebration of Life for family and friends will be held privately on September 24th. Reach out to family for more information. Cremation has been entrusted to Marshall & Erlewein Funeral Home, Dublin, where flowers of remembrance can be delivered on Friday September 23rd. Online condolences can be made anytime at

Millicent Martin Emery is a reporter and editor for the Western Wayne News.