Donna Jean (Dunbar) Burgess was born July 25, 1938 in Leon, Iowa to Clarence Lee and Virginia M. (Jones) Dunbar. Donna was educated in Decatur County, Iowa.
Donna had a big heart and loved her family dearly. She was a great mother. Donna loved to make quilts and afghans. She was a member of the women on the Moose.
Donna passed away at her home on July 31, 2017.
Donna was preceded in death by her parents; brother Joseph Dunbar; sister Violet Dunbar.
Left to cherish her memory are her husband Steve Wolfe; four sons, Ron (wife Margie) Kniepfel, Richard Kniepfel, Randy Kniepfel and James Burgess; two daughters, Debbie Kniepfel and Cleta Ann Draper; two sisters, Rosie Peterson and Mary Furman; other family and friends.
Services were conducted at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, August 3, 2017, Armstrong Funeral Home – Mount Ayr, Iowa, with officiant Rev. Skip Rushing. Interment was made at Elk Chapel Cemetery – rural Decatur County, Iowa
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, August of 2017