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NEELY, Donna Richelle
NEELY, Donna Richelle Donna was born 61yrs. ago on Oct. 2, 1953 in Burbank, Calif. She lived in Texas, North Carolina and finally Lancaster for the last 26yrs. She worked full time primarily as a secretary for most of her life. She was forced to stop working in 2011 when she was stricken with Breast Cancer. Breast Cancer was hard on her, for years it would knock her down but she kept getting up. In the end Chemo Therapy knocked her down and she never recovered. She was a fighter and she passed in her sleep in Lancaster, Calif. on April 9, 2015. She was a talented self-taught artist. She taught Tole painting, made beautiful beaded ornaments and fantastic quilts. She was a member of the Woman's Assistance League for about 12yrs. Donna is survived by her husband Craig; 2 daughters, Angelia Messina (Jullian) and Melissa Dequetteville (Daryl) and 3 grandsons, Austin, Michael & Dashel Messina. She was a wonderful woman and is dearly missed by everyone that knew her. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Womens Assistance League of Lancaster. Arrangements handled by Halley Olsen Murphy Funerals and Cremations, Lancaster

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