Born May 28th 1937 to Milton and Dorothy Bretthauer.
A life long resident of Spokane, Donna graduated from Rodgers High School in 1955 at which time she married Duane J. Hickey.
He preceded her in death in 2004.
Donna is survived by her two sisters Bonnie and Billie, her three children Scott, Deborah and her husband Jerry, Dale and his wife Debbie.
Donna also leaves behind three grandchildren Jacob, Alex, and Austin as well as several nieces and nephews.
Donna enjoyed reading and walking very much.
She was a three time winner of Bloomsday.
Donna is loved by all those whose lives she touched and will be missed dearly by her friends and family.
Interment will be held privately at Fairmount Memorial Park.