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Donna McQuistan – Metz Mortuary

    Donna McQuistan
    Donna Lee McQuistan, age 86 of York, NE died Wednesday, December 2, 2020 in York. She was born November 5, 1934 in Walthill, NE to Harvey Glenn and Bernice Olive (Crowell) Garwood. Donna was a member of the United Church of Pender and also attended the 1st United Methodist Church in York.

    ​Donna was a teacher at Fremont then at Thurston County, NE., P.E.O in Pender, NE, Sunday School teacher and was a Librarian in Pender. She worked in the nursing home in Pender, was a member of ESA and the Pinochle Club.

    She is survived by her son Bob (Deb) McQuistan of York, daughter Sally Bailey of York, Jan McQuistan of California. She is also survived by 9 Grandchildren Alexa McQuistan, Jon (Jenna) McQuistan, Justin McQuistan fiance Catie Dahl, Sarah Bailey fiance Carter Lyons, Will Bailey, Alyssa (Jason) Earp, Shannon Weihe, Jesse (Sarah) Frick, Kayli (Nick) Erwin and 2 Great Grandchildren, brother Bill (Gloria) Garwood of Salt Lake City, sister in laws Betty Garwood of SO, Sioux City and Shirley Garwood of Brookings S.D.

    She is preceded in death by her parents, brothers Doug and Judson, sisters Barbara Anderson, Laverna Byers, infant son Christopher.

    Private family memorial services are scheduled at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, December 23, 2020 at the First United Methodist Church in York, with the Rev. Tony Dawson officiating. No viewing or visitation as it was Donna’s wish to be cremated. Inurnment to follow at Greenwood Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the Memory Support at York General Hearthstone. Her service will be live streamed on Metz Mortuary’s Facebook page.

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