July 12, 1930 - February 16, 2015
Donna M. Murray, age 84, went to be with her lord on Monday, February 16, 2015. Her family, nieces and nephews; that she loved dearly surrounded her. She was born on July 12, 1930 in Arkansas City, Kansas to Walter and Callie Heiney. She graduated from Ball State University and served as president of the Alpha Chi Omega sorority. She married George Alan Murray on August 27, 1955 in Santa Rosa, CA and they moved to Napa in 1958 to begin working for the Napa Valley Unified School District as a first grade teacher. She worked for over 35 years primarily at Pueblo Vista elementary school. She enjoyed teaching children how to read and mentored many of them after they left elementary school. After her retirement, she was involved with Community Projects and the Saturday Afternoon Club. She enjoyed playing bridge and a variety of games with her friends. Alan and she joined First Christian Church when they moved to Napa and have been members for over 50 years. She enjoyed attending bible studies, organizing wedding ceremonies and helping her friends with their walk with the lord. Her favorite bible verse is Romans 8:28. “And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.” She is survived by her husband, Alan, her daughter, Malinda Lowney (John), her son, Mike, grandsons Colin Lowney and Ian Lowney, her sister, Ginny Roberts (Don), her brother, Floyd Heiney (Mary) and many nieces and nephews. Memorial service will be held at First Christian Church, 2659 1st Street, Napa on March 14 at 2pm. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Kiwanis Club of Napa Scholarship Fund, PO Box 10816, Napa, CA 94559.
Donna M. Murray, age 84, went to be with her lord on Monday, February 16, 2015. Her family, nieces and nephews; that she loved dearly surrounded her. She was born on July 12, 1930 in Arkansas City, Kansas to Walter and Callie Heiney. She... View Obituary & Service Information
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