Celebrating the life of Donna Rea Kerbo
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Donna Rea Kerbo passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 24, 2022, at the age of 86.
Donna Rea was born December 13, 1936, to Jody & Myrtle Scott McCulloch in Reed, Oklahoma. Donna had 5 sisters, Dorothy Sue Mathews, Nita “Doodle” Patterson, June Mosley, Joela Thompson, and Ramona Cooksey. She attended Reed schools and graduated in May 1955. She enjoyed Home Economics, Basketball and her friends in school. Donna married Willie Rogers in July 1955. From this marriage they were blessed with 2 children, Debbie and Rodney.
Donna and Neal Kerbo were married in May 1996. They enjoyed going to Mangum activities and a lot of the school sports events. They loved watching all the grandkids and great grandkid’s activities. Donna enjoyed watching old Westerns and Lifetime movies. She loved to sew and was also an avid reader.
Donna was a wonderful and loving Mom, Mema, and friend. All the kids, grandkids, and great grandkids were special to her! She loved being a mom and a Mema. She spent a lot of time preparing and carrying meals out for all the farming activities. Donna also loved spending time with her Red Hatter ladies. For many years, she was a co-owner of the famous Smith’s Style Shop in Mangum, and Ace Hardware as bookkeeper, her other career positions were with Howard Drug Store, VP/Branch Manager for MidFirst Bank in Oklahoma City and then as teller supervisor at MidFirst Bank in Altus, when she decided to retire.
Donna was preceded in death by her husband Neal, her parents, and her 5 sisters. Stepdaughter, Gayla; Great Granddaughter Devyn.
Left to cherish her memory is her daughter Debbie and husband Tony Anderson of Moore, Rodney Rogers, Sr and wife Cindy of Mangum, stepson Jimmy Kerbo and wife Lisa of Tipton; grandkids- Crystal and husband Dave Deken of Stillwater, Rolla Forcum and wife Dakota of Moore, Kyle Anderson of Tulsa, Rodney Rogers Jr and wife Anneliese of Willow, Lynsey and husband Nick Brooks of Okarche, Kassidy and husband Brandon Burnam of Mangum, McKensey and husband Thomas El Kouri of Weatherford, Landon Rogers and wife Shelby of Willow, Logan Rogers of Mangum, Devin Kerbo and wife Tori of Mangum, Kassi Thompson of Mangum and Taylor and husband Dakota Moore of Blair; and 21 great grandkids. There are also lots of nieces, nephews, friends, and alot of very special lifelong friends.
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235 South Pennsylvania
Mangum, OK 73554
13055 N. County Road 1850
Russell , OK 73554