Obituaries » Donna Marie Nolte
February 23, 1932 - May 4, 2018
Donna was born in Rural Wilton on February 23, 1932, the daughter of Harold and Ruth (Gauthier) Covell.
Donna graduated from Wilton High School, then received her teaching certificate from the Iowa Teaching College in Cedar Falls. She later graduated from Marycrest in Davenport with her Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education.
Donna married John C. Nolte on December 28, 1952 in Wilton. He preceded her in death on July 4, 1999.
Donna was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Wilton, Purity Chapter Order of the Eastern Star, Wilton, Past Matrons Club, Grace Noll Crowell Book Club in Wilton, Durant Lioness Club, Durant American Legion Auxiliary and Investment Club. She enjoyed reading and playing Dominoes. Above all, she loved her family and enjoyed watching her grandchildren’s activities and events.
Interment will be at the Oakdale Cemetery.
She is survived and lovingly remember by her sons: David (Becky) Nolte of Durant and Doug (Carri) Nolte of Wilton, 4 grandchildren: Kathleen (Mike) Rouse of Norwalk IA, Jacob Nolte of Ames, Mason and Cade Nolte of Wilton, her great grandchildren: Elise and Caitlyn Rouse and her sister Doris Guy of Wilton.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and her sister Ethelyn Morrison.
A memorial has been established in her memory.