Donna Jean Bowne


Donna Jean Bowne, 94, spouse of a Great Plains clergy member, born November 16, 1927; died Nov. 26, 2021.     Donna married Robert S. Bowne on May 15, 1945. In 1957 Bob went into the ministry.  Donna graduated from Nebraska Wesleyan University in Lincoln, NE in 1967 to become a teacher.  She taught in public schools throughout Nebraska and then taught in Missoula, MT for 6 years.  Donna retired in June of 1995 after teaching for 22 years.       Donna was preceded in death by her husband; daughter-in-law, Kathy; Two sisters, and one granddaughter.  Donna is survived by her sons; her sister-Marilyn; as well as 4 grandchildren & spouses and 4 great-grandchildren.