Donna (McCabe) Kelly

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Donna (McCabe) Kelly, age 89, of Colorado Springs, Colo. passed away March 1, 2012 in Colorado Springs after a sudden illness. She was surrounded by friends and family.

Graveside services will be held Monday, March 12, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery in Storm Lake. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements.

Donna was born in Storm Lake, graduating in 1940 from Storm Lake High School. She moved to Washington, DC and over the next decade worked at Pentagon and various military installations throughout the country.

Donna married Edward Kelly of Fonda, on Dec. 29, 1954. They had three children: Kevin (Mary) of Colorado Springs, Colo., Karen (Dominic Villescas) of Dallas, Texas and Steven (Sara) Kelly of Urbandale. Donna was devoted to her family and loved traveling to visit her grandchildren and support them in their lives and activities.

Donna was preceded in death by her husband in 2008, her parents Albert and Ellen McCabe and her seven siblings: Maurice (her twin), Frances, Thomas, Theresa, Daniel, Murray and Richard. She is survived by her children and six grandchildren: Brian Kelly, Anastaisa Villescas, Megan Kelly, Shannon Kelly, Kate Kelly and Alex Kelly.