Donna J. Branom
A Celebration of Life for longtime McClave area resident, Donna Jayne Branom was held on Friday, January 7, 2011 at 1:00PM at the Lamar Christian Church with Ian Blacker officiating. Interment followed at Fairmount Cemetery.
Visitation was held on Thursday, January 6, 2011 from 1:00PM until 7:00PM at the Peacock Family Chapel and Friday, January 7, 2011 from 8:00AM until 11:00AM.
Donna was born on September 8, 1929 at Holcomb, Kansas to Noel and Phila (Brown) Sniff and passed away on January 2, 2011 at Prowers Medical Center with her family by her side at age 81.
She is preceded in death by her parents, son; Joe Cardinelli and her siblings; Gail, Teresa, Aaron and Orval.
Donna is survived by her husband; Lawrence Branom of the family home in McClave, children; Don (Kathy) Cardinelli of McClave, Angelo “Jr” (Cindy) Cardinelli of Hasty, Jim (Shawn) Cardinelli of Hasty, Kevin Branom of McClave and Terri (Shaun) Beckett of McClave, daughter-in-law; Debbie Cardinelli of McClave. She is also survived by her 17 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, siblings; Wally (Shirley) Sniff of McClave, Kenny (Sue) Sniff of Lafayette, Leonard Sniff of Wiley, Glenna (Jerry) Chandler of Springfield and Alto Tesi of California, sister-in-law; Bessie Powell of Cheyenne Wells, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, other family and a host of friends.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the McClave Schools Activity Fund in care of the funeral home office.
To the Family of Donna Branom
Jake and family We are so very sorry to hear of Donnas Passing away. She really will be missed by all that knew her. She was awlays so sweet and friendly. So very sorry for your loss.
Arnold and Norma Sneller and family
|To the Branom Family,|
Our deepest sympathy go out to your family. Donna was a warm, loving and caring person who was a part of many lives. She will be greatly missed but never forgotten. We are thinking of you all during this difficult time.
The Cochell Family
FOR THE FAMILY OF DONNA BRANOM, VERY SAD TO HEAR ABOUT HER DEATH. SHE AND MY MOTHER, SIS WILGUS, ARE COUSINS AND WE USE TO SEE HER AND THE CARDINELLI BOYS, MORE WHEN WE WERE ALL YOUNGER, BUT LIFE GETS SO BUSY. JUST WANTED ALL OF YOU TO KNOW THAT WE ARE THINKING OF YOU AND YOU WILL BE IN MY PRAYERS.
TAKE CARE, SANDRA ELLISON
|For the Donna Branom Family ... There is no easy way to let go of someone you love, but I hope you find peace and comfort in the love and memories that will last a lifetime. I have no doubt that the Sniff clan is having a joyous reunion on the other side ... and am so sorry for those of us left behind, trying to live life without them. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Hugs, Dee|