CONROE, Texas – Donna Margaret Kendall, 70, of Conroe, formerly of Springfield, died at 1:20 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 16, 2008, at Cleveland Health Care Center in Cleveland, Texas, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s.
She was born June 3, 1938, in Springfield, the daughter of Benjamin and Margaret Robinson Smith. She married Larry L. Kendall in 1955 at Fifth Presbyterian Church. She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Ruth Smith.
Mrs. Kendall had lived in Conroe since 1980. She had worked as a clerk for Franklin Life Insurance Co. for 16 years and then retired from Eckerd Distributing in Conroe after 16 years of service.
Surviving are her husband, Larry Kendall of Conroe; two daughters, Debbie (husband, Russell) Overton of Des Moines, Iowa, and Dorothy (husband, Craig) Carlson of Madrid, Iowa; four grandchildren; a great-grandchild; a sister, Mary Lou Smith of Springfield; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Nov 21, 2008, at Roselawn Memorial Park with Robert Green officiating.
Memorials to the Alzheimer’s Association.