LaDonna Jean (Richardson) Knutson, age 72, of Molt, MT, passed away at her home at 7:30 PM on August 22, 2019.

LaDonna was born in Bellingham, WA on December 2, 1946 to Donald Lee and Bonnie Jean (Neishe) Richardson. She grew up in Acme, WA and graduated from Mount Baker High School in 1965. LaDonna married Lowell Knutson in Everson, WA on September 17, 1966.

She worked as a supervisor in the Bellingham auditor’s office. Donna spent her free time sewing beautiful quilts, many of which she donated to hospitals, charities and fundraisers. One of her favorite past times was attending sporting events to cheer on her grand kids.

LaDonna is survived by her husband, Lowell D. Knutson, her sons; James D. (Randi Downing) Knutson, Michael E. (Ardie Terpstra) Knutson, and Donald L. (Lexi) Knutson, as well as her seven grandchildren; Courtney R. Knutson, Jessica L. Knutson, Amber J. Knutson (and their mother Lynne Anderson), Layne E. Knutson, Shay M. Knutson (and their mother Jenny Knutson), Colton M. Knutson and Kenzie J. Knutson. She is also survived by her sisters; Vicki R. (Gary) George and Debra L. (Richard) Cassel and numerous cousins and extended family. LaDonna is preceded in death by her parents Don & Bonnie Richardson.

A graveside service will be held on October 19, 2019 at 1:00 PM at Saxon Cemetery in Acme, WA, followed by a Celebration of Life at 2:30 PM at the Alger Community Hall in Alger, WA.

Arrangements by Heights Family Funeral Home.