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Dorris M. (Holcomb) McDonnell

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Dorris M. (Holcomb) McDonnell

Cashmere, WA

Dorris M. (Holcomb) McDonnell, 97, a resident of Cashmere, died Thursday November 07, 2013 at Cashmere Convalescent Center in Cashmere. She was born to Sealus Walter and Lucy Irene (Layport) Holcomb on December 26, 1915 at Cashmere, where she was raised and educated; graduating from Cashmere High School in 1933. Dorris married George Ivanich from Monitor and they moved to Seattle in 1940, where she worked for Frederick and Nelson. She later married Mike McDonnell. In June of 2013, Dorris returned to Cashmere to be near her family.

Dorris is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, George and Rosalie Ivanich of Cashmere; daughter and son-in-law, Barbara and Larry McDonald of Cashmere; one brother, Marvin Holcomb of Algona, WA; sister, Sharon Brown of Tacoma; grandsons, Ken, Tom and Bryan; great-grandchildren, Paige, Kyle, TJ, Andy, Brandon and Justin; numerous nieces, nephews and extended family. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Mike; brothers, Melvin, Jack and Alan; and a sister, Betty Cooper.

Private Family Services will be held at a later date in Sea-Tac, WA. Ward’s Funeral Chapel, Leavenworth is in charge of arrangements.

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