Donna Mae Shrewsbury, 73, born Dec. 27, 1935, in Walsenburg, Colorado, passed away unexpectedly on Aug. 14, 2009, in Pueblo County, Colorado. Survived by her life companion, John Hall; sons, Dru, Tim (Shonna), Randy (Carol) and Lewis (Patti) Shrewsbury; daughter, Shawnee (Bennie) Koch; sister, Lucretia Novack; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Mary Kovach; two brothers; one sister; and the father of her children, Gene Shrewsbury. There will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial service, 10 a.m. Wednesday, August 19, 2009, in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel with Pastor Roman Ortiz officiating. Online condolences,

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  1. Just received the news in a Christmas card and was so saddened to
    hear the loss of a great friend of many years. She was always so much fun and we had many laughs together. My condolences go out
    to all of her children and to her sister Lucretia. She will be greatly

  2. To John Hall and Donna’s family:
    I was saddened to hear of Donna’s passing. I will always remember the enjoyable times George and I had when we got together.

  3. Sorry about the passing of your mother. We shared a lot of good memories . Many happy times. LOts of good laughs. Tons of good food
    She’ll always have a special place in our hearts.
    Uncle John & Aunt Sharon

  4. Dear Dru and Tim:

    We are so sorry to hear about your mother’s passing. While we did not know your mom, we feel she must have been a wonderful person to have raised two wonderful sons such as you. Our deepest sympathy to you and all of your family.

  5. Dru, Tim, Randy,Lewis and Shawnee,
    So sorry to hear of your loss. I hope your memories of your mom can bring you comfort and peace. I remember her laugh and wonderful cooking. I don’t think anyone ever made chicken and dumplings as wonderful as Aunt Donna! Alot of my memories are of her excellent cooking. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers.

  6. Shonna, Tim, and Family,
    We were so sorry to hear of your loss. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.

  7. Dru.Tim,Randy, Lewis &Shawnee
    Just rember yoour mom will always been deep in all of your hearts and I don’t know if you remember the good times we all used to spend at the State Fair when we was alot younger. I just want to say thank-you for the wonderful memories Donna and sharing the 3 oldest boys we had alot of got of fun times at the State Fair
    God Bless You All. May God Bless You All

  8. Dear Uncle Bud,
    I am so sorry to hear about Donna! I know you loved her very much and you are great depths of grief now. Remember that we all love you and it is important for you to keep on fighting and to stay strong. It isn’t easy, but God said he would be with us in trying times like these. I Love you and take care of yourself! James Hall

  9. We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. We will miss seeing her on our walks.

    Please accept our sympathy and prayers for comfort.

    Your neighbors,
    Clay and Karen Lewis

  10. I was so sorry to hear about Donna’s untimely passing, I have always appreciated her thoughtfulness toward my mom,(Katherine) and Margaret and Rosalie Tice. She never forgot them and always kept in touch. I know you will miss her greatly. I will keep the family in my thought and prayers.

  11. Shonna,Tim and Family,
    I am so sorry for your loss, my heart and prayer’s are with you. May your loved one rest in peace. Nina

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