Hastings resident Donna R. Davis, 91, passed away Wednesday, December 23, 2020, at Perkins Pavilion Good Samaritan Society-Hastings Village, Hastings, NE.
Celebration of Life will be 11 a.m. Saturday, July 3, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Glenvil with Pastor Patti Byrne officiating. Burial has previously taken place at St. Paul’s Lutheran Churchyard Cemetery. Memorials may be given to Immanuel Lutheran Church, 403 Sturgis Street, Glenvil, NE 68941 or Insight For Living Ministries, PO Box 5000, Frisco, TX 75034. Private condolences may be sent to the family at www.lbvfh.com. Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family.
Donna was born December 17, 1929, in Giltner, NE to Floyd & Ruby (Schueler) Bieck. She graduated from Harvard High School in 1947. Following high school, Donna enlisted in the U.S. Air Force and was stationed in San Antonio, TX. She married Orval Davis on October 8, 1952, in Sequin, TX; he preceded her in death on June 28, 2000. They enjoyed 47 years of marriage near Fairfield and raised three daughters, Marilyn, Carol, and Linda.
Donna was a hardworking and loving farm wife. Her favorite place to be was in her garden raising vegetables and beautiful flowers. Donna was a 4-H leader, Sunday School teacher, Old Trusty Antique Show and Bible Study enthusiast.
Donna was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Orval Davis; seven brothers, Howard, Romaine, Clyde, Robert, Vernon, Gerald, and Gordon Bieck; and several sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law.
Daughters & Sons-in-law:
Marilyn & Dan Leuenberger – Lincoln, NE
Carol Larsen – Hastings, NE
Linda & Rich Llewelyn – Manhattan, KS
Jacob & Meagan Leuenberger
Lois Plebanek – Fullerton, NE
Doris Ann Bieck – Giltner, NE
Wayne Davis – Kearney, NE