Obituaries

Donna Jean Neely

March 16, 1931 - March 6, 2021

Donna Jean Neely, 89, of Batavia passed away Saturday, March 6, 2021 at Oak Crest health Center in DeKalb.  She was born March 16, 1931 in Batavia the daughter of Richard and Elsie (Gaede) Hendrickson.  She was united in marriage to Harry Clifford Neely June 21, 1953 in Batavia. 

Donna and Harry enjoyed traveling together in their motorhome, going on cruise trips and many other trips overseas. 

She is survived by her five children; Kathleen (Robin) Lawson, Larry (Susan) Neely, Mark (Dede) Neely, Cindy (Jeff) Swanson) Swanson, and Kelly (Jack) Moorehead; nine grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren. 

She is preceded in death by her husband, and three brothers, Paul, Richard and Neal Hendrickson and a sister who died at infancy, Lois Jean. 

A funeral service will be held private. 

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  • Elizabeth Bohler Thompson Condolences to the Neely cousin's. Donna was such a nice lady and I enjoyed knowing her. May she rest in peace.