Aug. 8, 1921 – Feb. 21, 2014
Jeannette D. Donley was born in Parkerton, Wyo., Aug. 8, 1921, and died Feb. 21, 2014, in Helena, Mont.
She was the second child born to Harry and Merion (Daubenspeck) Donley. Harry followed the oil business to Ferdig, Mont., where the kids went to school until they moved to Cowley, where Jeannette graduated from Cowley High School.
Jeannette loved her yard work and always had lots of pretty flowers. Most of her life she lived in Cowley. Later on, she moved to Washington for a few years.
In her later years she moved to Cody to be with her daughter Sidney Banks. Her son Richard moved her to Helena, where she died.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother and two sisters. She is survived by three children, Sidney (Don) Banks, Richard (Linda) Wilson and David (Lori) Schmidt; one brother, Jim (Phyl) Donley; 16 grandchildren and a number of great-grandchildren.
Cremation has taken place and a graveside service will be held at the Cowley Cemetery at a later date.