MARYLAND - Donna Joyce (Reed) Leven, 85, of Maryland, passed away at home on Dec. 2, 2017, following a long illness.
Born on Sept. 2, 1932, in Oneonta, Donna was the daughter of the late Clifford and Phyrn Reed of Oneonta.
Donna was a homemaker having raised six children. She was also employed by Bell Telephone Company and was a member of the Pioneer Club of retired telephone operators. Donna also worked in marketing as a display manager for various retail outlets.
She is survived by her children, Debbie Topley of Atlanta, Georgia, Shawnee Smith of Lexington Park, Maryland, Bobbee Soto of Maryland, Brett (Yvonne) Leven of Weston, Florida, and Diana (Kelly) Brewer of Bay Village, Ohio; as well as 14 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her siblings, Jack Reed of Oneonta, Lolo Delaney of Unadilla and Denton (Elaine) Reed of Unadilla.
Besides her parents, Donna is predeceased by one daughter, Stacey Beisler of Milford; four grandsons, Jason Hanson, Corey Beisler, Joshua Leven, and Chase Smith; and her son-in-law, Gerald Topley of Atlanta, Georgia.
Private memorial services will be held at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Catskill Area Hospice, or the Huntington's Disease Society of America.
Please visit www.macarthurfh.com to share a condolence with Donna's family.
Published on December 10, 2017