Donetta Ann Westeman

SYRACUSE - Donetta Ann Westeman, age 77, died July 4, 2020 at Stanton County Hospital. Donetta Ann Donnel was born on August 5, 1942 in Syracuse, the daughter of Preston and Bertha Donnel.


Donetta grew up on the family farm. She graduated of Syracuse High School. She married the love of her life, Rodger Westeman, on July 14, 1961. They made a home in the Bear Creek community where they farmed.


She is survived by, son, Mike Westeman of Syracuse, KS; daughter, Shelly DeWeese of Syracuse, KS; two grandaughters; a great granddaughter; sister, Sandra Baldwin of Arkansas. Donetta is preceded in death by her spouse, Rodger Westeman; father, Preston C. Donnel; mother, Bertha Elmira (Petty) Donnel; brother, Frank Donnel; sister, Claudene Ross.


Visitation will be held, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. on July 7, 2020 at Fellers Funeral Home LLC in Syracuse, KS. Graveside Funeral Services will be held on July 8, 2020 at the Bear Creek Cemetery in Hamilton County. Please bring your own chair. Condolences and memorial contributions may be payable to Hamilton County Library, Syracuse United Methodist Church, or Bear Creek Cemetery and sent in care of Fellers Funeral Home & Monuments LLC, P.O. Box 1253, 401 N. Sumner, Syracuse, KS 67878.