Donna Mae (Wilson) Thomas, 57, Potsdam
Monday, May 13, 2019 - 10:49 pm

POTSDAM -- Donna Mae (Wilson) Thomas, 57, of Curtis Road unexpectedly passed away Sunday morning, May 12, 2019 at Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital in Plattsburgh.

Donna was born May 8, 1962 in Denver, Colorado the daughter of Louie James Wilson and the late Shirley Marie (Jandreau) Scholl and was a graduate of Potsdam High School.

Donna lived in Kansas for many years, where she was the manager of the Subway in WaKeeney for 11 years. She enjoyed traveling throughout the West, greatly enjoyed helping others and had a love for painting and flower gardening. In October, she moved back to Potsdam to cherish time with her grandchildren and family.

Donna is survived by her sons and their wives, Karson and Johnielle Thomas and Kurt and Kate Thomas, all of Potsdam, her grandchildren, Myla, Kyle, Kollin, and Kinsley; her sisters, Diane Wilson of Kansas; Deetta Wilson of Colorado; and Edith Kester of Kansas; her brother, Edward Scholl, Jr. of Kansas; companion, Bob Connelly of Kansas; her father, Louis of Pennsylvania; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her mother, she was predeceased by her step-father, Edward Scholl.

Friends may call at the Donaldson-Seymour Funeral Home, Potsdam on Thursday, May 16 from 5-7:00 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the American Diabetes Association.

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