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03-29-2005, 02:13 AM
Donna Gilpin, age 80 passed away Feb. 28, 2005 at Colorado State Veteran's Nursing Home, in Walsenburg, CO.

She was born in Oswego, OR, on July 11, 1924 to Donald & Mildred Wells. On Sept. 24, 1955 Donna was united in marriage to Orville Gilpin in Pascagoula, Miss., a union that lasted 49 years.

She served in the U.S. Navy during World War II as a Hospital Corpsman. She was secretary for the Stonewall Volunteer Fire Department for 25 years. She also was a member of Stonewall Community Church.

Survivors are husband, Orville Gilpin, daughter, Vicki Sandberg of Silver Spring, MD, son Richard Arnold of Calif. and granddaughter and grandson of New York, NY.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m on Friday, March 4th at Stonewall Community Church.

The family of Donna Gilpin has entrusted Mullare-Murphy Funeral Home with the arrangements.