Donna M. Beverly (1926 – 2014)

Donna M. Beverly, age 88, of Liberty Center, peacefully passed away Friday morning, April 25, 2014 with her loving family by her side. She was born in Decatur, MI; one of two children born to Benjamin Zwalua and Dorothy (Labadie) Zwalua.
Donna graduated from Kalamazoo High School in Michigan. She was a telephone operator for many years at Michigan Bell before retiring. Donna was a past member of The Eastern Star. Some of her fondest hobbies included knitting, reading, baking and most of all spending time with her family.

Along with her parents, Donna was preceded in death by her first husband, Robert Wilson in 1959, later by her second husband Denver Beverly in 2008 and brother, James Zwalua in 2013. Surviving are her children, Randy (Lisa) Beverly of Delta, Terry (John) Engel of Napoleon and Robert (Betty) Wilson of Lake Stevens, WA; 13 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren, 5 great great grandchildren; nephew, Robert (Sharon) Zwalua; two great nieces, one great nephew and special neighbor, Danielle Reimund.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Red Cross of Henry County or a charity of the donor’s choice in Donna’s memory. Online condolences may be sent to the family through our website at

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