Donna Lee Henderson
February 15, 1959 - April 17, 2021
Donna Lee Henderson, age 62, of Elkton, MD, passed away on Saturday, April 17, 2021.
Born in Wilmington, DE, on February 15, 1959, she was the daughter of the late Donald R. Schnee and Jenelee Pierce. Donna excelled as a certified registered nurse for various personal homecare providers. She had a heart for helping people, be it a stranger or longtime friend. Donna loved all species of turtles and enjoyed traveling, especially to Florida, where she previously resided. She delighted in watching soap operas, Days of Our Lives being her favorite. Most of all, Donna was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. She will always be remembered for her compassionate care of others, kindness, and free-spirited nature.
In addition to her parents, Donna was preceded in death by her son, William “Billie” Wesley Hall and granddaughter, Leea Adams. She is survived by her beloved husband, Matthew Henderson and her precious dog, Maggie; children, Richard Lancour (Crystal), Jenelee Gibson, Travis Schnee, and Joshua Schnee; step-children, Matthew Henderson, Jr. (Kathleen) and Heather Henderson (Aaron Adams); brothers, John Schnee and Donald Schnee III; and grandchildren, Thomas Lancour, Andrew “AJ” Lancour, Sierra Gibson, Madison Gibson, Matthew Henderson, McKenzie Henderson, A.J. Adams, and Aarik Adams.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 4 pm until 5 pm on Friday, April 23, 2021, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 275 East Main Street, Middletown, DE, followed by a funeral service at 5 pm. Face masks will be required for all in attendance. Interment will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Donna’s memory to Special Olympics Delaware, 619 South College Avenue, Newark, DE 19716 or here.