Donna Coats Obituary

Donna Fay Coats
Donna Fay Coats
Donna Fay Coats

June 4, 1938 - June 2, 2008
Born in Panora, Iowa
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Donna Fay Coats passed away on June 2, 2008 at Kavanagh House on Grand in Des Moines. A graveside service will be held at 10 AM, Thursday, June 5, 2008 at Chapel Hill Gardens Cemetery.

Donna was born June 4, 1938 in Panora the daughter of Oscar and Hazel Wilson. She was a secretary for Principal Financial for almost 22 years until her retirement in 1995. Donna enjoyed gardening, yard work, spending time with her grandkids and trips to Prairie Meadows.

Donna was preceded in death by her father, Oscar and husband, Quentin. She is survived by her mother, Hazel Smith and her step father, Carl Smith; children, Scott (Chris) Coats of Jackson, WY, Don Coats of LinnGrove, IA and Lori (Jim) Peterson of Clive, IA; grandchildren, Erin (Aaron) Youngberg of Fort Collins, CO, Ashley Coats of Bevington, IA, Kaci Lohner of Clive, IA and Stevie Perterson of Clive, IA; and siblings, Jerry (Mary) Wilson of AR, Pat Caffery of Des Moines, Ron (Judy) Wilson of Des Moines, Larry (Sherry) Wilson of Des Moines and Norm (Lynn) Wilson of UT.

Family will receive friends from 5 to 7 PM, Wednesday at Westover Funeral Home. The family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Trailblazer Foundation, PO Box 3694 in Jackson, WY 83001or online at





Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Wednesday, June 4, 2008
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Graveside Service
Chapel Hill Gardens Cemetery
4400 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA US 50310
Thursday, June 5, 2008
10:00 AM