LaDonna M. (Milholm) NOBLE(03/29/1939 - 05/02/2014)

NOBLE, LaDonna M. (Milholm) (Age 75) Of Spokane, Washington became one of God's angels on Friday, May 2, 2014, at Deaconess Medical Center in Spokane, surrounded by her family. She was born in Denver, CO., on March 27, 1939, the daughter of the late Roy and Mabel Milhom. She graduated from Campion Academy in Loveland, CO. LaDonna married Max Noble on August 18, 1961. She has been in the Spokane area since 1979, when her late husband, Lt. Col. Max Noble, was stationed at Fairchild AFB. LaDonna was a devoted military wife and mother. Their travels took them all over the world, including Japan and Germany. After settling in Spokane, she worked at Fort George Wright College, Kinman Business University, Phillips Junior College, and retired from ITT Technical Institute in 2007. LaDonna found joy in camping, fishing, sewing, cooking, painting and anything that involved her family. LaDonna was a wife, Mom, Nana, Sister, Aunt, LD, and great friend. Her heart was made of gold and filled with love for her family and friends. She had a smile that would light up the darkest of rooms. Survived by her daughters, Lisa and husband Barry Saddler, Rhonda and husband Dean Duren, son-in-law O'Dean Holstad. Grandchildren, Jamie and Carly Saddler, Kimberly and Brianna Duren, Andy and Nathan Holstad. Great-grandchildren Brooklynn Holstad and Alexis Saddler-Ogren. Companion, James Schultz all of Spokane, WA. Brothers, Dale Milholm of Denver, CO and Dr. Richard Milholm of Ooltewah, TN; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by husband, Lt. Col. Max Noble; daughter, Brenda Holstad; sister, Delores Noel; granddaughter, Courtney Holstad; and great grandson, Max Saddler-Ogren. Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 11 am at Heritage Chapel.


Funeral Home

Heritage Funeral Home
508 North Government Way  Spokane, WA 99224
(509) 838-8900

Published in Spokesman-Review on May 11, 2014