Lisa Diane Sellan

December 17, 1957March 21, 2019

Lisa Diane (Donovan) Sellan, age 61, passed away Thursday, March 21, 2019 in Winter Springs, Florida.

She was born on December 17, 1957 in Coshocton, Ohio and was the daughter of Dalvin and Lois Donovan. She was a 1976 graduate of Coshocton High School. She is a former resident of Columbus, Ohio and Clearwater, Florida but moved to the Orlando area in 2015. Lisa loved volunteering in her daughter’s kindergarten classroom and was loved by all who met her. She had an infectious smile and an enormous heart, and her favorite things in life were family, friends, and animals. She was the most generous person and always put other people’s needs before her own.

Lisa was preceded in death by her mother, Lois Donovan. She is survived by her daughter, Diane Sellan of Winter Springs, Florida; her father, Dalvin Donovan of Coshocton, Ohio; brother Zachary (Lorna) Donovan of Upper Arlington, Ohio; sister Ann Donovan Slusser of Powell, Ohio; and beloved nieces and nephews. There was a memorial service held at Banfield Funeral Home & Crematory in Winter Springs, Florida on Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 5 p.m.

Calling hours will be held at Given-Dawson-Paisley Funeral Home in Coshocton, Ohio in Saturday, April 6, 2019 from 1-3 p.m. with Deacon Doug Mould concluding calling hours with a prayer.

In lieu of flowers, Lisa would have loved for donations to be made to Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando, or The Amputee Coalition,, specifically the youth camp program because of her love for kids.


  • Calling Hours Saturday, April 6, 2019

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Lynn Scott

April 5, 2019

I was a co-worker of Lisa’s. When I would visit Lisa at the Mill Run facility or her apartment in Grove City she always first wanted to know how I was coping with a stressful job. Lisa was an inspiration to many and I will miss her smile and hugs!
Lynn Scott

Marilee Simon

April 4, 2019

Lisa will always have my respect for her courage. Now she is a bright star shining down on Diane and the rest of her family. Big hugs to you all, along with prayers for peace and healing.

Debbie Weikle

April 3, 2019

Family of Lisa Diane Sellan

I am so sorry for your loss. Lisa was such a special person. She remained so positive and always had a smile on her face. She will be missed by so many people.

Debbie Weikle

Betsy Mckay

March 29, 2019

Ann and family so sorry for your loss.

Cathy Dile

March 26, 2019

To Lisa's family,
We are so sorry for your loss. We will be praying for each one of you. Lisa has been reaching out to Dave and I since our son, Nathan, has passed away. Sending me encouraging words and her love. We loved Lisa very much and will miss her greatly. Thank you to Diana for taking such great care of your mom and to Tony as well. The world has lost a wonderful lady.... love Dave and Cathy Dile