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Donna McNay

Donna Carol McNay, 72, of Davis, passed away Sunday, June 27, 2010 at U.C. Davis Medical Center in Sacramento. She had been an area resident for 33 years.

Donna was born May 17, 1938 in Long Beach, California to Dorothy Schook and William Hauman. She had many hobbies and interests including: cross-stitching, sewing, reading, raising dogs, cooking, especially coming up with new recipes, traveling to historical places, photography, fashion, collectables (Boyds Bears), bikes, antiques, bird houses and home decorating. Donna also had a green thumb and enjoyed planting. She felt that it would be fun to become a licensed cosmetologist and was successful in doing so. Her greatest enjoyment in life was spent as a homemaker, caring for her husband and children.

Donna was preceded in death by her mother Dorothy and step-father, John Haigler and father, William and step-mother Flo Hauman.

Donna is survived by her loving husband of 49 years, Mike McNay; children: Greg (Shannon) Maples, Tod (Shelby) McNay and Keri (Scott) Manion; grandchildren: Nicole Maples, Melissa McNay, Kim Munn, Brook, Claire and Parker Manion.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 3, 2010 at 11:00 A.M. at Wiscombe Funeral Home, 116 D Street in Davis.

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This would be a better world if we had more wives and mothers like Donna.

Mary McNay Dec 31 2010 12:00 AM

I was so saddened to learn of Donna's passing and feel so blessed for having known her. I know she will always be in all of our hearts and she'll be looking out for all her family.

Kay Resler Jul 6 2010 12:00 AM

Greg--- we're deeply sorry for your lost---

john & Donna Moses Jul 4 2010 12:00 AM

I'm sorry for your loss.

Anthony M. Farrulla Jul 3 2010 12:00 AM

Keri, I am so sorry to read about the death of your Mother. I remember how much you loved her. I think of you often. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. Love, Marge

Marge Dolcini Jul 3 2010 12:00 AM

I was so lucky to have such an amazing woman in my life. Thank you Donna for always opening your arms to me and welcoming me into your amazing family. I love and miss you <3

Kim Munn Jul 2 2010 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for your loss. We have lovely memories of Donna's sweet smile and always enjoyed it when we would meet and chat in the neighborhood. We will keep you all in our thoughts and prayers.

John and Michelle Swanson Jul 2 2010 12:00 AM

Keri, we were very saddened to learn of the loss of your beloved mother. She was truly a very kind hearted and giving person, and we pray that those wonderful memories of her will help you and your family get through this difficult time. Sincerely and with God's Peace, The Kings and Hinmans

The King Family Jul 2 2010 12:00 AM

A big Heartfelt hug to the entire family.....

Michael Henman Jul 2 2010 12:00 AM

Thank you for providing me the privilage of meeting and spending time with a sweet lady. I am truely blessed to be included in your families lives. I hope in this time of grief you can find memories of happier times to sustain you. You are in our hearts and prayers.

Marlene & Anthony Hepner Jul 2 2010 12:00 AM

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