10254 W. Carlton Bay | Garden City, ID 83714

Donna Lee Bradshaw March 26, 1936 - August 14, 2020

Mrs. Donna Lee Bradshaw, Maiden name Matthews, died peacefully in Meridian Meadows Transitional Care Facility on August 14, 2020 in Meridian, Idaho at the age of 84.

Donna is survived by her husband of 65 years, Ted C. Bradshaw; children, Joel Bradshaw, wife Karen Curd Bradshaw,Carma Bradshaw Pinkley, husband Thomas Pinkley, Nial Bradshaw, wife Christy Kniefel Bradshaw, Alan Bradshaw, wife Tonia Belegante Bradshaw; siblings, JoAnn Matthews Orr, Twin Falls, ID, AnitaMatthews French, Lake Havasu, AZ., Larry Matthews, Eugene, OR., Clyde Matthews, Boise, ID. She is preceded in death by Charlotte Matthews Mason, Oregon, Shirley Matthews Nelson, Oregon, Garry Matthews, Nevada.

Donna was born on March 26, 1936 in Meridian, Idaho to Archie and Mildred Matthews. She graduated from Hansen High School in 1954. Donna married Ted C. Bradshaw her high school sweetheart in Kimberly, Idaho, March 13, 1955. The couplehad 4 children, 16 grand children, and 15 great grand children added to their lives at Donna’s passing.

A “Celebration of Life” will be scheduled forfamily and “invited” close friends.Condolences can be sent to impappyof8@yahoo.com. The family would like to thank Treasure Valley Hospice and Meridian Meadows Transitional Care for their efforts and dedication to Donna’s end of life care.


  1. REPLY
    Andrew Bettger says

    A wonderful woman that led a wonderful family. She will be missed.

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      Joel Bradshaw says

      Yes she was! Thank you Andy!!

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