Donna Marie Steele Robertson, age 88, passed away peacefully in her home
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surrounded by her family on September 7, 2019 in Springville, Utah.
Donna was born October 20, 1930 in Nephi, Utah to Hyrum Dellwin Steele and
Dorothea Marie Olsen Steele. She was the oldest of 7 children. She grew up in
Nephi, Utah. She loved her childhood and would often say "sure had a lot of fun."
Donna married the love of her life, Joseph Lynn Robertson, on September 21,
1949, in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He preceded her in death on April 5, 2006.
What a joyous reunion she is having.
She had great faith and a strong testimony of the gospel of Jesus Christ and was
an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She served
faithfully in many callings and many years in the Provo LDS Temple. She was a
member of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers.
Donna was a homemaker who loved gardening, all flowers, the outdoors, and
camping with her family, especially at Hop Creek Hide Away in Nephi Canyon. She
served on the Women's Council Artist Section. She was a gifted artist who
painted many scenic pictures and portraits of her grandchildren. She loved life to
the fullest and enjoyed spending time with her family.
She is survived by her 5 children; Mike (Lynette) of Springville, Steve (Kathie) of
Orem, Marilyn Bagley (Lynn) of Moroni, Jerry (Sherilyn) of Alpine, Joe (Jill) of
Salem along with 21 grandchildren, 54 great-grandchildren and two great-great
grandchildren; three brothers, Bob, Keith, Jerry Steele and sister, Kathy Johnson.
She was also preceded in death by her parents, sister Carol Downey, and brother
Funeral Services will be held on Saturday September 14, 2019, at 11:00 am in the
Spring Creek Stake Center at 760 N. 400 E. in Springville. There will be a viewing
held Friday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Stake Center, and Saturday morning
9:30-10:45. Burial will be in the Spanish Fork Cemetery.
We want to give a big Thank You to her nurse Carol and for Marisela at Brio
Hospice Care for their wonderful loving care to our mother.