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My sincere sympathies and condolences to the friends and family of Daunita during this difficult time. Daunita and my grandmother, Mary Masters, were good friends and talked almost every night on the phone for decades. Daunita shared her sparkle and joy everywhere she went. She was a beacon of light for many and was always very friendly to me without judgment.

I can vaguely remember being held by her at ballgames when I was a baby. Not sure why, but

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Posted by: Nathan Clark - Keaau, HI - Friend   Jan 22, 2016

My deepest sympathy to all of Daunita ' s loved ones. She left a wonderful family as her legacy. May your memories give you comfort.

Posted by: Claire Byl - Centerville, IA   Jan 21, 2016

Sorry to hear about your loss. Condolences go out to the family. She was a very nice lady who always had a smile on her face. Always had time to talk to everybody. She will be missed.

Tony Shriver

Posted by: Tony Shriver - Centerville, IA - friend   Jan 21, 2016

We send our sympathy to the family at this sad time. Daunita was such a kind and generous person. I remember family visits while growing up. Her energy and big smile (and great food) were a wonderful part of every visit. I always enjoyed those times. Being around Daunita made your day a little bit better.

Posted by: Brad & Mary Clark - West Des Moines, IA - Family Friend   Jan 21, 2016

I worked with Daunita in Avon and knew her as a friend through my ex husband's family years before that. She was an amazing and beautiful true lady.
Such an inspiration and a leader in everything she did.
My condolences to her family.

Posted by: Melinda Traw-Buchanan - Port Charlotte, FL - Friends   Jan 20, 2016

I am so sorry to hear this. My Grandma & I bought many Avon products from Daunita! She was a wonderful woman. Always so friendly and happy. Loved visiting with her! Our heartfelt sympathy to the family! May You find peace and comfort in the days to come.

Posted by: Kim Coatney - Mystic, IA - Friend   Jan 20, 2016

Daunita, You have always been like a mother to me, you had such a Loving Heart and always willing to help! I have always been able to talk with you and know that you would listen and give good advice if needed. You always made me feel loved and you always made me feel special! I Love and Appreciate you and will truly miss you!! Marcia

Posted by: Marcia - Centerville, IA - Like a Mother to Me   Jan 20, 2016

Sorry to hear of your mom. She was a very sweet lady and always was a joy to talk to. She always took care of us wrestlers during the season.. She will be deeply missed. my thoughts and prayers are with you during this sad time.

Posted by: Glen Wood - Oskaloosa, IA - Friend   Jan 20, 2016

I am thinking of you in your sorrow and wishing you comfort in the memories and the love you shared My heart and deepest sympathy goes out to all of you and your families.

Posted by: Mary Ann Bond - Centerville   Jan 19, 2016

Thinking of Megan and all family. Daunita was a wonderful woman!

Posted by: Rachael Said - Centerville, IA - Friend   Jan 19, 2016