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Donetta Mona Newland (McLean)

Also Known As: "Donn"
Birthplace: Tieton, Yakima, WA, United States
Death: May 08, 2010 (80)
Tieton, Spokane County, Washington, United States
Place of Burial: Spokane, Spokane County, Washington, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Marion Ashton McLean and Edith Muriel McLean
Wife of Douglas E Newland and Douglas E Newland
Mother of Private and Private
Sister of Marion Richard McLean; Phyllis Jeanne Myers; Joyce Edebelle Lord; Jerold Ashton McLean; Jacqueline McLean Croswhite and 3 others

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About Donetta Mona "Donn" McLean Newland

NEWLAND, Donetta Mona "Donn" (McLean) (Age 80) Passed away May 8, 2010. She was born January 8, 1930 in Tieton, WA to Marion "Jack" Ashton and Edith Muriel (Caines) McLean to a family of nine children including her twin sister Darlene. She was raised in Cowiche, WA and graduated from Highland High School in Cowiche.

She married her high school sweetheart Douglas Newland July 11, 1948 in Tieton and they lived a short time in Aberdeen, WA and in 1955 they moved to the Spokane Valley and later to the south hill.

Donn was a Girl Scout troop leader, homeroom mother and homemaker until the death of her husband.

She returned to school at Trend College and obtained her degree in Management and Marketing and went to work for the Inland Empire Girl Scout Council where she managed their Store until retirement in 1998. She was a lifetime member of the Girl Scouts and a member of the DAR. She enjoyed gardening, reading and crossword puzzles.

Donn is survived by her daughters Denise Davies (Jim) and Deborah Newland of Spokane; brother Dean A. McLean (Mary) of Downers Grove, IL; grandsons Jeffrey Jackson (Heather) of Ft. Collins, CO and Bret Davies (Cheryl) of Castle Rock, CO; granddaughter Devon Davies-Sumey (Jay) of Roanoke, TX; great grandsons Jarett Jackson, Dylan Davies, Yeats Davies and David Hammer; numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband Douglas E. Newland; parents; sisters Phyllis Meyers, Joyce Lord, Jacqueline and Darlene Croswhite; brothers Jerald, Duane and Theodore McLean.

The family would like to extend their sincere thanks to Colonial Court, Hospice of Spokane and Dr. Rowbotham and staff for their support. Memorial Service 1:00PM Monday May 17, 2010 at Heritage Chapel. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Spokane.


Published on 5/13/2010

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Donetta Mona "Donn" McLean Newland's Timeline

January 8, 1930
Tieton, Yakima, WA, United States
May 8, 2010
Age 80
Tieton, Spokane County, Washington, United States
Spokane, Spokane County, Washington, United States