Donna Marie Best

Donna Marie Best

Aug. 1944 ~ Oct. 2019

Donna was born in Florence, Colorado to John and Eva Parker and passed away at the age of 75.

She is survived by her husband Ray Best; children Laurie Bolton, Robert Best and Susan Christopher; siblings John Parker, Chuck (Nancy) Parker, Jimmy Parker, Gary Parker and Darrell (Rachel) Parker; grandchildren Justin Helms, Kayla Best, April Best, Troy (Sheila) Christopher, Toby Best, Tyler Bolton and William Christopher; great grandchildren Parker Christopher, Rylee Helms and Sophie Christopher.  She was preceded in death by her parents and sister Nancy Mitchell.

Viewing will be held at Allen Mortuary on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 from 5:00-8:00p.m. Graveside service will be on Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 11:00a.m. at Lakewood Memorial Park.

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  • Glenda Coleman October 25, 2019 9:44 pm

    You will be missed…until we meet again. Love and prayers go out to all!

  • William solazzo October 25, 2019 9:53 pm

    I know that she loved her family she always thought of her family first weather

  • Debbie Nyquist October 25, 2019 9:54 pm

    One of the kindest, most loving woman I’ve ever known. Donna was always helping someone and just a dear friend. Family and Friends were important to her. She will truly be missed. We shall meet again Sister Donna.

    Bob and Debbie Nyquist

  • Landri Hines October 25, 2019 11:46 pm

    My heart goes out to All the Family.. I will always remember what a kind hearted beautiful person Donna was Praying for all!

  • Alaina Christner October 26, 2019 12:07 am

    Loving you always. You was good to all. Im sad you will be missed. Loved your kindness moving are bus stop to your porch to keep all us kids dry and so much more.

  • Camille Christner October 26, 2019 4:18 pm

    Dearest Donna,
    You were such a kind and thoughtful woman and will be so GREATLY missed!
    I will NEVER forget the kindness in April of 1984 when my Father died and you brought food for my family and mourners. Thank you!
    You flew to Washington State in 2010 for our youngest daughters funeral. Thank you!
    Once again in 2015 when my husband died unexpectedly only with a great larger group of mourners you opened your home and provided food for the mourners. Thank you!
    I can only imagine all the many kindnesses you have done throughout your Beautiful life. If only I could even emulate a small portion of your Godly life, I just might have a small chance to join you with our Heavenly Father.
    You were a Blessing and a heavenly gift!
    I am praying for you Ray,Laurie,Robert and Susan that God may ease the ache in your hearts.
    Or sung by Wynonna Judd
    All my love, Camille Christner

  • Amanda Sears October 27, 2019 2:47 am

    Aunt Donna, I cant be there in person, but I am there in spirit. I will always love and miss you. Enjoy your flannel pjs and your socks. Rest In Peace until we meet again!

  • Brenda Eredia October 27, 2019 4:47 am

    Sorry for the loss of your Mom. I pray for your family to heal over time. She will be greatly missed.

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