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Donnalee Jewel (King) Thompson

February 1, 1937 ~ July 22, 2017 (age 80)

The Piano Brothers

Donnalee Jewel Thompson was born February 1, 1937 in Des Moines, Iowa the daughter of Ruth Slaten and D. Earl King. She was a life long resident of Des Moines.

After high school, Donnalee joined the United States military as a WAC. She was honorably discharged in 1956.

Donnalee was a "Jill of all trades".  She was a magazine sales supervisor by day, but away from the job she could do anything. She was an interior decorator, owned a craft store, did wood working, collected antiques and raised a family all at the same time. 

Donnalee passed away July 22, 2017. She will be sorely missed by her family who are planning a private memorial for her.


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