Donna B. McDonald, 86


Donna B. McDonald (nee Hatton) passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013 at the age of 86 years.

Donna was born on Oct. 12, 1927 in Minneapolis to Walter and Ada (nee Enockson) Hatton.

She attended Minneapolis North High School, class of 1945. She went to marry Ralph McDonald on Nov. 18, 1949. Donna was a long-time member of the Greendale Women’s Club.

Donna is survived by her children Brian (Pat) of West Bend, Tom (Lynne) of Caledonia and Patti (Marc) Spencer of St. Louis Park, Minn.; grandchildren Shawn (Sheila) McDonald, Tracy (Dave) Dallmann, Ben McDonald, Kailyn Spencer, Nicholas Spencer and Jennifer and Tim McDonald; and great-grandchildren Max and Tori Dallmann. She is further survived by her sister, Marion Williams, and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and dear friends. Donna is preceded in death by her husband Ralph, grandson Cory and parents Walter and Ada.

A funeral service for Donna will be at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013 at the Phillip Funeral Chapel, 1420 W. Paradise Drive in West Bend. Visitation will be at the funeral home from 1-2:15 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013. Friends and family may meet at 11 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 16, 2013 at Arlington Cemetery in Milwaukee to bring Donna to her final place of rest.

The family would like to thank the Lighthouse of West Bend and Gentiva Hospice for their care and compassion for Donna.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family.