Donalda M. "Donna" Morrison
Donalda Marie "Donna" Morrison - 77, formerly of New Minas, passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2012 in Grand View Manor, Berwick. Born in Wentworth, she was the daughter of the late Gerald and Viola (Flynn) Young. She had been employed as a waitress and a nurse’s aide. She was a life member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Royal Canadian Legion, Kings Branch No. 6, Kentville and a member of the Minas 50 Plus Seniors Club, New Minas. She is survived by a daughter, Krista (Samuel Johnstone) (Greg Varner), Bridgewater; six sons, Michael (Andrea), Kentville; Bradley (Karen), St. Thomas, Ontario; Randy (Carol), Bolton, Ontario; Stephen, New Minas; Colin "Robbie" (Kitti), Kentville; Jeff (Jennifer), Montenay, British Columbia; three sisters, Gloria (Leslie) Boyd, Windsor; Beverly Macumber, Manitoba; Valerie "Vicki" (Brian) Blenkhorn, New Minas; two brothers, David (Joyce), Windsor; Douglas (Ella), Avonport; 20 grandchildren and several great grandchildren; nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Osborne "Ozzie" Morrison; five sisters, Eva, Joan, Kathleen, Sandra and Colleen; two brothers, Gerald and Frank. Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday, July 15, 2012 with a Royal Canadian Legion Ladies Auxiliary service to be held at 7:00 p.m., all in the White Family Funeral Home, Kentville, where the funeral service, followed by a reception, will be held at 3:30 p.m. Monday, July 16, 2012, Reverend Gary Manthorne officiating. Burial will take place in the Elm Grove Cemetery, Steam Mill. Donations in memory may be made to the Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville.