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Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Donna Marie Linn, 49, resident of Uniontown, Kan., died Saturday, July 2, 2011, at Via Christi Hospital in Pittsburg, Kan. She was born April 26, 1962, in Garnett, Kan., the daughter of Bob and Francis Wingate Hunsperger.

Donna most recently worked as a cook for Guest Home Estates in Fort Scott. She loved riding motorcycles, both her own and with her significant other of six years, Dennie Poland. She also enjoyed going to casinos, shooting rifles, canoeing and just about any outdoor related activity.

Most importantly, she relished being together with her family.

A huge void occurred in Donna's life with the loss of her son, Army Reserve Specialist David "Butch" Hall, who died while stationed at Bagram Air Force Base in Afghanistan on Feb. 25, 2004.

Survivors include two sons, Jeremy Hall and Casey Hall and wife Joni, all of Uniontown; one daughter, Jennifer Hall, Fort Scott; her mother, Francis Hall, Redfield, Kan.; two brothers, Randy Hunsperger and wife Cathy, Yates Center, Kan., and Larry Bowman and wife Twyla, Fulton, Kan.; two sisters, Brenda Robertson and husband Ken, Pittsburg, Kan., and Sharon Olivas and husband Mike, Fort Scott.

Also surviving are six grandchildren, Kaylan Hall, Tristan Stone, Haydan Stone, McKinly Stone, Treytan Hall, and Alexis Hall.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 19 years, Jim Linn; a son, David "Butch" Hall; a grandson, Layne Stone; and a granddaughter, Kaysha Hall.

Father Tom Stroot will conduct funeral services for Donna Linn at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 7, at the Cheney Witt Chapel. Burial will follow in the Centerville Cemetery, Devon, Kan.

The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. till 8 p.m. Wednesday evening at the Cheney Witt Chapel.

Memorials are suggested to the Donna Linn Memorial Fund and may be sent to Cheney Witt Chapel, P.O. Box 347, 201 S. Main, Fort Scott, Kan., 66701.

Words of remembrance may be submitted to the online guestbook at cheneywitt.com.