Donna Rae Adams

Obituary
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Donna Rae Adams passed away late on August 30, 2017. Donna was born in Wheaton, KS on August 15, 1935 to Franklin E. and Laura Belle Adams . Donna was also preceded in death by her brother Dale F. Adams.

Donna is survived by her two sons and their spouses: Barry and Joan Noller, Steve and Katie Noller. She is also survived by six grandchildren: Jordan Noller and husband Lucas Dutcher, Joe Noller and wife Katie Lutton-Noller, Sara Noller, Calli Hilanthom and husband Peter Hilanthom, Alexandra Wallace and husband Christian Wallace and Molli Noller. Donna is survived by her beloved great granddaughter Scotlyn Noller-Smaczniak.

Donna was a graduate of Topeka High School and Washburn University class of 1957. She was a proud member of Alpha Phi sorority and the Junior League of Topeka.

Donna will be cremated and per her request there will be no services. In lieu of service contributions may be made to the Donna Rae Adams Memorial ,Washburn University, Mabee Library, 1700 SW College Ave., Topeka, KS 66621. Contributions will aid in the advancement of the First Year Experience and Retention Department in addition to First Generation Ichabod Summer success Institute.
Published in Lawrence Journal-World on Sept. 1, 2017