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Obituary: Nolte, Donna Claire

Age 83

NOLTE, Donna Claire (Age 83) Donna, a long-time resident of Medical Lake, passed away on April 13, 2015 at home after a valiant battle with cancer.

Donna was born July 4, 1931 to James and Dorothy Stine in Pennsylvania.

She was employed at the University of Washington Primate Center in Medical Lake and later with the Medical Lake School District as a laundress.

She loved to cook and host parties for family and friends.

Donna was preceded in death by her parents; stepfather Rudy Wilczynski, husband Ralph E. Nolte, daughter Ursula M. Thompson, grandson Rhian Burch and brother Jimmy Stine.

She is survived by her children Randolph (Gina) Nolte, Spokane, Monica (Douglas) Burch, Minnesota, Enola Gay (Guy) Kaplan, Medical Lake, Debra Waters, Spokane, Pamela (Mark) Kelley, Spokane Valley, Tamara (Bryan) Yarbrough, Cheney, and Andrea (Robert) Silvieus, Cheney, as well as numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and various other relatives.

At mom’s request a private family Graveside Service will be held.

Mom was loved by many and will be missed greatly.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Donna’s name to the Alzheimer’s Association, 910 W. 5th Avenue, Ste.

256, Spokane, WA 99204 or Hospice of Spokane, P.O.

Box 2215, Spokane, WA 99210.

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