Juanita Rose Donnelly, 95, Nevada, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2008, at St. Joseph's Hospital, Kansas City, Mo. She was born Nov. 27, 1912, in Kansas City, Kan., to Ulysses Knapp and Elizabeth Emily Wilson Knapp. She married Buford E. Donnelly on Nov. 7, 1939, in Olathe, Kan., and he preceded her in death in 1965.
Juanita spent most of her lifetime in California. She has lived in Nevada since 1967. She was a member of the First Christian Church, Nevada.
Survivors include one sister, Ina Irene Hatfield, Belton, Mo., two nieces and one nephew. She was preceded in death by one sister, Emogene Carey.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m., on Wednesday, Nov. 5, at Newton Burial Park, Nevada, with pastor Bill Platt officiating. Friends may call now and until 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada.
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