In Memory of

Donna Beadles

Full Name: Donna Jean Beadles
Date of Birth: July 29, 1943
Date of Death: June 12, 2019

Service Information:
Private Burial of ashes Oak Hill Cemetery

Lewistown- Donna Jean (Skinner) Beadles, 75, our beautiful wife, mom, grandma, sister and goose of Lewistown passed away at 4:55 AM Wednesday June 12, 2019 after a battle with pancreatic cancer.

She was born July 29, 1943 to George and Florence (Smith) Skinner. She married Gale Beadles August 18, 1961 at Canton. He survives along with two daughters, Gina (Jerry) Ray of Lewistown and Jill (Rick Paquin) Bates of Canton, one brother, Ronald (Janice) Skinner, of East Peoria, one sister, Vicky (Elmer) Servis of Canton, six grandchildren, Ryan Ray of Lewistown, Mindy (Shaun) Hickle of Lewistown, Megan (Gary McIntire) Kelly of Lewistown, Misty (Zach) Ebey of Macomb, Jacob (Lauren) Ray of Canton, and Eddie Bates of New Jersey, six great grandchildren, Chloe Hickle, Kayla Ray, Brooklyn Hickle, Brylan Ray, Cayden King and Marshall Ray. She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Tom Skinner and Roger Skinner and one sister, Jane Trobaugh.

Donna worked at the old Central School cafeteria and also worked as a CNA where she was an excellent care giver. She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Lewistown. Donna loved her family and spoiled her grandchildren. She enjoyed scrapbooking and garage sales.

Cremation will be accorded and there will be no services. Private burial of ashes will be at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lewistown. Henry-Lange Memorial Home in Lewistown is assisting the family with arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Online condolences may be made at

From: Terri & John DunningJun 12 2019 2:16PM
Our hearts are heavy. The whole family is in our thoughts and prayers. She will be greatly missed and we take pleasure in knowing she is no longer suffering. We pray that God wraps you all in His warm and comforting arms and that you find peace that only He can provide at this time. Love and prayers
From: Judy howardJun 12 2019 2:18PM
Gina and jill so sorry to hear of this. I loved your mom. Never knew a stranger. My heart goes out to you so sorry
From: Rita Hadsall WelchJun 12 2019 2:39PM
Gina, Jill, and families, I’m so very sorry for the loss of your dear mother, wife, and grandma. She was a beautiful person inside and out. I know you will miss her terribly.
From: Janeile BainterJun 12 2019 2:41PM
I am so very sorry. To hear of Donnas passing . Sending you all prayers . Donna was loved by each and everyone who knew her!
From: Max Pascal Jun 12 2019 2:50PM
From: Karen & Terry StutesJun 12 2019 3:15PM
So sorry for your loss.   Donna will be missed. Prayers are with you
From: MaryLou BellessJun 12 2019 4:36PM
What a sweet special God took home--Love and condolence toall               MaryLou and sons---John--Wayne and Kirk
From: MaryLou BellessJun 12 2019 4:51PM
What a sweet special Lady Godchose to take home--Our love and condolences to all---------MaryLou and sons---John--Wayne and Kirk
From: Dennis * Beverly WilliamsJun 12 2019 4:59PM
Gina, Jill, & families we are sorry to hear of your dear mother's passing. Our thoughts & prayers with you all. Donna, was a very sweet loving person. I remember her so well. She was a great person that I could call a very dear friend. She will be missed by so many. I know how close you were with her Gina, My heart aches for you. Love you & will keep praying for you all.
From: Rosie Hadsall DidenJun 12 2019 5:37PM
oh Gina, i am so sorry to hear of your moms passing. my deepest sympathy goes out to you, Jill , your Dad and all of your family.  your mom was so friendly and fun and everyone just loved her !  
From: Jay and Sue ValenciaJun 12 2019 9:32PM
Gina we are so sorry about your mom.  Peace and comfort to you.  Please give our condolences to Jacob too.
From: Becky BlackJun 12 2019 10:08PM
Prayers and thoughts for all the family.
From: Barbara EllisonJun 13 2019 11:27AM
We are so sorry for your loss. Our heart and prayers are with you all. Grew up with Donna and loved her. Donna`s mother and my mother were sisters.
From: Larry & Malina LehmanJun 13 2019 11:52AM
Gale, Gina, Jill, and saddened to hear of your precious loved ones passing.  She was so kind and always had a smile on her face!  Please know we are thinking of you and praying for you and your family.
From: Tim DuffyJun 13 2019 12:59PM
It was my privilege to know Donna through my grand daughter Kayla Ray. She was a sweet, gentle and loving person. She will live forever in our memories.
From: Ruthann HarnJun 13 2019 4:14PM
I was so sorry to hear that Donna Jean had passed away !  My thoughts and prayers are with her family.  Rest in Peace.
From: Frank & Janice DooleyJun 14 2019 12:11PM
Gale & shocked to read of Donnas passing.  Our thoughts and prayers are with you .
From: Bill KnakeJun 14 2019 1:32PM
Gina, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your whole family during this time.
From: Cynthia BoydJun 14 2019 6:26PM
Misty, I'm so sorry to hear of the passing of your grandmother. Prayers to you and all of your family.

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