Donna May Marty
Donna May Marty (Sis) of Shevlin, Minnesota lost her battle with cancer on December 2, 2018 in Phoenix, AZ surrounded by her husband and family. Donna was born on May 28, 1947 in Bemidji to Cecil (Vernon) and Emily Higginbotham. Donna attended school in Shevlin and Bagley. Donna married Marvin Marty in Shevlin, MN on August 7, 1965. The couple resided in the Minneapolis area for 9 years. They then returned to Shevlin and farmed until purchasing Everhart's Feed Store jointly with David and Sandra Marty, and it became Marty Brothers Feed Store. They retired in 1999 and spent the last years traveling, doing crafts, golfing, quilting, and gardening.
Donna is survived by her husband Marvin Marty, her siblings (her twin) Donald (Deanna) Higginbotham, Keith (Sony Smith) Higginbotham, Pauette (Rodger) Walberg, Mavis Halvorson, Renae (Lance) Knutson, Rhonda Netland, Randy Higginbotham, Marlys Higginbotham, and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents Cecil Higginbotham and Emily (Schummer-Higginbotham) Everhart. Step father Paul Everhart, Sister Lavonne VanMill, and brother Mark Higginbotham.
There will be a celebration of life at a later date.