Obituaries

Obituaries

Phyllis Ann Donaldson 1939 - 2009 Topeka

Topeka — Funeral services for Phyllis Ann Donaldson, 69, Topeka, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Oakland United Methodist Church in Topeka. Interment will be in Mount Hope Cemetery.Mrs. Donaldson died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2009, at Midland Hospice House.She was born June 27, 1939, in Garnett, the daughter of Clyde L. and Minnie L. Smith Berry. She graduated from Richmond High School in 1957.Mrs. Donaldson was employed by Capper Publications, The Prudential, Trinity Insurance and Capitol City Bank.She was a member of Oakland United Methodist Church.Mrs. Donaldson married Lawrence H. Anderson on May 18, 1958. They divorced. She married Robert W. Donaldson on Oct. 19, 1984. He survives, of the home.Other survivors include a daughter, Cynthia K. Rhodes and husband David, Emporia; a son, Ryan L. Anderson and wife Stacey, Lawrence; a brother, Carl L. Berry and wife Elaine, West Des Moines, Iowa; three granddaughters, Amy L. Herl, Angela L. Hysom and Ashlee R. Anderson; five stepchildren, Terry, Melanie, Shannon and John Donaldson, all of Topeka, and Kathy Green and husband Michael, Perry; 12 stepgrandchildren; four stepgreat-grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Arlene Talbot-Swank.Friends may call after 3 p.m. Monday at Penwell-Gabel Parker-Price Chapel in Topeka, where the family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday. The family suggests memorials to Midland Hospice, 200 S.W. Frazier Circle, Topeka, KS 66606-2800.Online condolences may be sent at penwellgabel.com.