Donna Marie McGee


LINCOLN — Donna Marie (Harlow) McGee 78, of Lincoln, passed away t 2:05 p.m. on July 8, 2020, at her family residence, in Lincoln.

Services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 16, 2020, at the Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, with Scott Moore officiating. Burial will follow at Laurel Hill Cemetery, Havana, Ill.

Memorials may be directed to Meals on Wheels or American Lung Association.

Donna was born on February 27, 194,2 in Mount Vernon, Ill., the daughter of Carroll E. and Katherine (Little) Morris. She married John L. Harlow on August 17, 1957 in Decatur.   He passed away on November 16, 1973. She later married Larry G. McGee on April 28, 1984, in Clinton. He passed away on May 21, 2007.

Survivors include his children, Kathy (Bradley) Willis, Lawrence, Kan.; Christopher Harlow, Clinton; Teri Parrish, Greenview, Ill., six grandchildren, four great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, infant son, Jeffery Harlow, stepson, Timothy McGee, three brothers and one sister.

Donna loved Kansas Jayhawk basketball. Her nursing career led her to a brief period of nursing in England, reinforcing her love of all thing English. Her genealogy research had already revealed her English roots.

She was a member of the Mennonite Nurses Alumni Organization. After her retirement, she tutored at Lincoln College and volunteered with the American Heart Association and the Leukemia Society.

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