Evelyn Donaldson

June 25, 1924 ‒ September 18, 2003

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Evelyn M. Donaldson, age 79, of Upper Fredericktown Rd. Mount Vernon, died Thursday evening September 18, 2003, at the Ohio Eastern Star Home following an illness of several weeks. She was born in Knox County June 25, 1924, the daughter of the late Floyd Carl and Eva (Miller) Bond Sr. and had been a lifetime resident of Knox County. She had served as a volunteer at the Knox Community Hospital.

Mrs. Donaldson is survived by a son Gary (Sue) Donaldson of Mount Vernon, two daughters Cheryl (Larry) Schaffer of Mansfield and Kaila (Greg) Talbott of Mount Vernon; four grandchildren Bryan Donaldson, Amy Lee Donaldson, Wendy L. Doup and Melinda Sue (Chad) Lykins; 3 great-grandchildren; Tricia, Tiffany, Nathan, a sister Alma Bond and a brother Floyd C. (Janet) Bond Jr. both of Mount Vernon. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Dwight “Dutch” Donaldson in 1976 and a grandson Chad Nathan Talbott. She will be sadly missed by all.

Friends may call on Sunday from 1 to 3 PM at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, 201 Newark Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050. A graveside service will be held on Monday at 11:30 AM at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens with Rev. Rodney Buchanan officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Knox County, 302 E. High St., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050. This obituary and a guest registry are online at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com