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Renee Leeann Donnelly

May 23, 1958 ~ March 25, 2020 (age 61)


Name: Renee Leeann Donnelly

Age: 61

Address: Deer River, MN

Date of Death: went to be with the Lord on March 25, 2020 with family &friends by her side

Place of Death: Deer River, MN

Date of Birth: May 23, 1958

Place of Birth: Phoenix, AZ

Survived By: Her loving husband Dave Donnelly, sons Brandon (Tania) Huffer, Jonathan (Regina) Root, daughter Kayla (Davey) Hager, grandchildren Damian, Dominic, Desha & Dakota Huffer, Charlie Root, Hunter &Talon Wiegele, Ava, Leonidas, Jaxon & Octavia Hager. Sisters Roseann Wynn, Joan Pellersels & Sandy Schoenberg, nephews Josh (Stacy) Pellersels & Mark Schoenberg, nieces Kelly (John) Wratkowski, Courtney Wynn, Krista Wynn,

Preceded By: Father Darrell Randall, Mother Mamie Randall

Renee was a loving wife, mother, grandmother & friend to many. Renee was raised in rural Bovey, MN, she attended school at Greenway High School and Itasca Community College. Renee Married Dave Donnelly on June 2, 2001 and they resided in Deer River, MN, after many years of raising her family and farming, she became a EMT in 1995. Renee worked for Deer River Health Care as a supervisor for the volunteer ambulance service. Following the merger with Essentia Health in 2015 Renee worked full time as an EMT for Essentia until 2018. Renee began Volunteering with “International Health Service” in 2008, she went on eleven medical missions to Honduras, she had a passion for the people of Honduras and the people of IHS. Renee had a love for Jesus Christ and loved playing piano at many churches in the area, she taught herself how to play. Renee loved horses & dogs, she enjoyed photography, making videos, gardening, listening to Christian music & working and relaxing at our Cabana. Renee also loved to entertain family & friends for the holidays.

Our family will be having a Celebration of Life/Burial at a later date this summer at the “Donnelly Cemetery” in Bowstring, MN

Arrangements by: Carroll Funeral Home, Deer River & Bigfork, Minnesota.

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