|Birth: ||Nov. 4, 1936|
|Death: ||Jan. 22, 2013|
Donna M Grovenburg age 76 of Grinnell, died on Tuesday at the Mayflower Community Health Care Center in Grinnell. Interment will be in Rock Creek Cemetery west of Grinnell.
Donna was born on November 4, 1936, in Laurel, Iowa to Donald and Hattie Mae Benskin Kinnaird. She was raised in Searsboro and graduated from Searsboro High School in 1954.
She honorably served as a Corporal in the United States Women's Army Corp during peacetime. She was a basketball standout for Army and was voted most valuable player in 1957.
She was united in marriage with Lloyd "Butch" Keith Grovenburg on June 21, 1958, at the First Baptist Church in Grinnell. The couple was blessed with two children, Larry and Tammy.
The couple raised their family in Grinnell and Donna worked at Maytag in Newton for 25 years, retiring in March of 1998. She was a member of the Local 997 United Auto Workers for 25 years.
Donna dearly loved her family. She was an excellent cook who enjoyed preparing delicious feasts for her family during the holidays. She enjoyed taking care of her flowers, rosebushes and houseplants. Her other enjoyments were watching QVC and the Food Network on television, playing games on Pogo, making afghans and crocheting.
Donald Kinnaird (1911 - 1988)
Hattie Mae Benskin White (1914 - 1997)
Lloyd Keith Grovenburg (1933 - 2013)*
Donna Mae Kinnaird Grovenburg (1936 - 2013)
Donald Wayne Kinnaird (1938 - 2014)*
Joan K Kinnaird Moyer (1945 - 2014)*
Rock Creek Cemetery
Maintained by: Duncan Godfrey
Originally Created by: The Locator
Record added: Jan 24, 2013
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