Donald Lee Mackley
Date of Birth
May 20, 1932
St. Joseph, Missouri
Entered into Rest
June 1, 2014
Ashland, Nebraska
Funeral Service

Friday, June 6, 2014 ~ 10:30 a.m.
First Christian Church ~ Ashland, Nebraska
Interment Ashland Cemetery ~ Ashland, Nebraska
Military Honors by American Legion Post #129


Thursday, June 5, 2014 ~ 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Marcy Chapel ~ Ashland, Nebraska


In care of family

Donald Lee Mackley, 82 of Ashland, NE, passed into eternity peacefully on June 1, 2014 in Ashland, NE.  He was born May 20, 1932 in St. Joseph, MO to Lloyd and Jane (Blunt) Mackley.  He was the second of four children.  He was a veteran of the Korean War and served in the U.S. Air Force and Army until being honorably discharged.  Donald spent many years employed by St. Joseph Fire Department and Industrial Plumbing and Heating.  Donald lived in the St. Joseph area until moving to Ashland and living with his daughter, Kellie for the past 7 years.  He was a member of the American Legion Post #129.

He is survived by daughters, Kellie (Frank) Ford of Ashland and Joyce (Paul) Culp of Nebraska City; step-daughter, Sharon (Richard) Eisenberg of St. Joseph, MO; 12 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren; sisters, Roberta Hunt and Susie Berry.

Preceded in death by parents, Lloyd and Jane Mackley; sister, Deloris Gregory; step-son, Butch Smith; granddaughter, Holly Smith.

Pastor Lisa Sherman will be officiating.

Condolences for Donald Lee Mackley
  1. Nancy Elliott
    • June 4, 2014 - 8 years ago

    Kellie…my deepest sympathies to your family on the lost of your dad….remember memories will always be with you so treasure them….

  2. Carol Sue Herman
    • June 5, 2014 - 8 years ago

    I love you all and am praying for you during this very difficult time. Hugs and kisses and many fun memories of Donald (Sonny)!!!

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