Donna Jean Winslow

Saturday, June 9, 2012
Donna Jean Winslow

Donna Jean, the daughter of Arthur and Bertha Whitney, was born Oct. 24, 1923 in Storm Lake, Ia. She passed away on June 6, 2012 at Methodist Manor.

A private graveside service will be held. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home of Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements.

Donna Jean graduated from Storm Lake High School and attended Grinnell College and the University of Iowa. She married Roy Stille and they made their home in Storm Lake, where they raised their children, Steve and Debi. After Roy's death in 1971, she married Wayne Winslow in 1976. They made their home in Okoboji, Ia.; Naples, Fla.; and Spencer, Ia. Donna Jean had a passion for antiques, especially pattern glass, and in Native American jewelry and artifacts of the American Southwest. She also enjoyed having her own antique shop "The Collector." She was a member of Quester's Club in Spencer, and the Spencer Golf and Country Club, and PEO, Chapter AT. She attended the Methodist Church in Spencer and was a member of Lakeside Presbyterian Church in Storm Lake.

Donna Jean was predeceased by her first husband, Roy Stille; her parents; her sister, Pauline; and an infant brother, Joseph.

She is survived by her husband, Wayne Winslow of Spencer; her son, Steve (wife, Becky) of Storm Lake and her daughter, Deb Trizila of South Sioux City, Neb.; four grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; four step-children; nine step-grandchildren; and one step-great-granddaughter.

Memorials may be made in memory of Donna Jean Winslow and directed to Steve Stille, 720 E. Lakeshore Drive, Storm Lake, Iowa 50588.