Donna Mae Morey


Mass of Christian Burial was Thursday, Jan. 18, 2024, at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in St. Cloud for Donna Mae Morey, age 93, who passed away Saturday at St. John’s Hospital in Maplewood. Rev. Jeremy Ploof officiated and entombment was at Hilltop Mausoleum in Sauk Rapids. Visitation was one hour prior to the services Thursday at the church. Arrangements have been entrusted to Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in Sauk Rapids.

Donna was born Jan. 30, 1930 in St. Cloud to Benjamin and Helen (Kiffmeyer) Meyer. She married Robert “Pudge” Morey on Sept. 15, 1951, at St. Mary’s Cathedral in St. Cloud. Donna worked as a machinist at DeZurik’s, Arsenal in Minneapolis, and Ruhr in San Diego. She also worked at Village Pump in Sauk Rapids. She was a member of St. Peter’s Catholic Church. Donna enjoyed playing Bingo at the nursing home and listening to her kids while playing cards. She said prayers for everybody and had a prayer list. Donna was kind and caring, and was happy when her children were happy. She was a wonderful mother, and taught her children how to be a family.

Survivors include her sons and daughters, Blair “Geno” (Linda) Morey of St. Cloud, Nan Morey of Shoreview, Katie (Dan) Vaught of Lodi, Wis., John (Bonnie) Morey of Plymouth, and Joe (Elizabeth) Morey of North St. Paul; siblings, Bob (Jeanne) Eveslage of Ariz., Patty Lynch of Cedar Rapids, IA, and Judy Repulski of Sauk Rapids; brother-in-law, Dick Pearson of Hudson, Wis.; sister-in-law, Marge Eveslage of Fla.; eleven grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Donna was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Robert in 2003; son, Steve; sister, Jean Pearson; brother, David Eveslage; and brothers-in-law, Patrick Lynch and Delroy Repulski.

 In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to St. Peter’s Catholic Church in St. Cloud.

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