Rebecca Jane "McDonald" Dalton
Rebecca Jane Dalton, age 69 of Springfield, MO, died Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at Cox Health Hospital – South, Springfield, MO.
Rebecca was born June 5, 1947 to Wilbur Lee McDonald and Wilma Ruth ‘Albin’ McDonald of Independence, MO. Her family moved to the Urich area and she was in the first graduating class at Sherwood High School. After graduation, she attended college in Springfield, MO. Rebecca married and gave birth to a son, Blake Dalton. She spent the rest of her life as a wonderful homemaker and loving mother. Rebecca loved antiquing and was known as an artist who used her talents to make beautiful jewelry. She also could be found serving as an advocate with the Council for the Blind. Rebecca will truly be missed.
Survivors include her son, Blake Dalton of Springfield, MO; two grandchildren, Josiah Dalton and Fionn Dalton of Springfield; a sister, Linda Cantrell (James) of Springfield; nieces, nephews and other family and friends.
Preceding her in death were her parents.
Under the direction of Consalus Funeral Home, Clinton, a graveside service will be conducted at 12:00 PM (Noon) on Friday, May 12, 2017 at Mullin Cemetery, Urich, MO.
The family has requested that memorial contributions be made to the Council for the Blind and left in care of Consalus Funeral Home, 209 S. 2nd St., Clinton, MO 64735.
Condolences may be left online at this website.