Donna  Proctor
Madonna "Donna" Agnes Proctor, 88, of Blakesburg passed away peacefully at 4:10 p.m. October 18, 2019 with her family present at Monroe Care Center in Albia.
She was born July 22, 1931 in Melrose, IA to Leo and Alice O'Brien Sinnott. She married Carl Proctor on June 14, 1952. He preceded her in death September 25, 2001.
A 1949 graduate of St. Patrick Catholic High School in Georgetown, IA, Donna had held her chauffeur's license to help drive for her husband's bulldozer company.
She was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church in Ottumwa and the Altar and Rosary Society.
Surviving are her children, Dwight Proctor, Bev (Randy) Sheffler, and Rhonda Proctor, all of Blakesburg; a step-granddaughter, Jamie Kotouc a step-grandson, Jason Sheffler; a sister, Marge (John) Pasut of Albia; three sisters-in-law, JoAnn Sinnott of Davenport, Tish Sinnott of Albia and Doris Nelson of Charles City; along with many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Carl Proctor Jr.; a granddaughter, Courtney Sheffler. a step-granddaughter, Michele Schmuecker; a sister, Mary Lou Hirchak; five brothers, John Francis, Bernard, Steve, Dick and Robert Sinnott.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Patrick Church with Father Patrick Hilgendorf presiding. Her body will be cremated following the mass. Inurnment will be in Blakesburg Cemetery.
Visitation begins at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Reece Funeral Home. A Christian Wake Service will be held at 4 p.m. at the funeral home followed by a time to greet family until 6 p.m.
Memorials may be made to St. Patrick Catholic Church or the Blakesburg Cemetery Association.
Donna's family would like to thank the Monroe Care Center in Albia for their dedicated care and friendship.
Published on October 21, 2019


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