McDonald, Donna J.

Apr 2, 1929 - Jan 22, 2016

Suddenly passed away while visiting her daughter, Evelyn McDonald in Tucson Arizona. She was born to Helen and Van Jeffrey who preceded her in death. She had a long and delightful marriage to Ray E. McDonald who, also, went before her in death. In addition, two of her siblings: Harold "Bud" Jeffrey and Phyllis Oakes reached heaven before Donna. She is survived by her daughter, Evelyn; sister, Marlene; sister-in-laws Charlene Jeffrey and Hazel McDonald; brother-in-law, Clarence McDonald; nieces and nephews: Pat and Cathleen Sibal, Gary McDonald, Tommy McDonald, Johnny McDonald, Richard King, Jolene and Michael Rice, Billy and Etta King, Mikel Dotson, Dana and Dan Sullivan, Rick and Angie Jeffrey; many grandnieces and grandnephews with the ones she knew best being: Elizabeth King, Joan Armstrong, Christopher Sullivan, Jeffrey Sullivan, and J.J. King.

Donna's favorite mission was Camp Fontenelle and funding scholarships for children and youth who would otherwise not be able to attend. Because of this love it is requested that in lieu of flowers to please send a donation to Camp Fontenelle, 9677 Country Rd 3, Nickerson, NE 68004. Please put Donna's name in the memo line. Your donations will allow many more to attend a camp that can change lives.

MEMORIAL SERVICE will be Saturday, February 6 at 2 pm at Forest Lawn Funeral Home.


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