In Memory of



Obituary for Cleta Donaldson

Cleta Clare Donaldson, age 98, of Derby, homemaker and farmwife, passed away Monday February 10, 2020.  Visitation 1-5 pm Thursday, February 13, with family greeting friends 3-5 pm, Smith Mortuary,1415 N. Rock Rd, Derby.  Graveside service 2 pm Friday, February 14, Hillcrest Cemetery, 10102 E 95th St S, Derby.  Cleta is preceded in death by her husband of 77 years, Lester; her parents, Ben and Della Cornelius; brother, Bennie Cornelius; infant brother, Emery Cornelius; and her sisters, Erma Brychta and Doris Hoard.  Survivors: son, Gary (Anna); daughter, Linda Johnson (Clark); grandchildren Heather Cohlmia (Paul), Holly Donaldson; great-grandchildren, Jeren Jones (Carl), Stormi Arroyo (Nick),Brody Potucek (Shaelyn), Emery Eck (Matt), Aidan, Lachlan and Greer Donaldson; great-great-grandchildren, Rori Turner, Everly Potucek, Autumn Jones, Greyson Eck, Rhett Jones and Brolyn Potucek.  A memorial has been established with Glen Carr House Memory Care, 1433 N.Hamilton Dr., Derby, KS 67037.