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Donna Jean Tafolla, 55, Green Co. KY (1965-2021)

Mrs. Donna Jean Tafolla of Green County passed away on Saturday, September 4, 2021 at the Taylor Regional Hospital. She was 55 years old.

Graveside services for Donna Jean Tafolla will be conducted at 11amCT on Tuesday, September 7, 2021, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Sulfur Well Cemetery, with Bishop Don Cooper officiating. Interment will follow in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints church cemetery.

Visitation at the graveside will be from 10amCT on Tuesday until the funeral hour.

Mrs. Donna Jean Tafolla was born September 8, 1965, in Page, Arizona to Martha Helen Flake and William "Bill" Burgy.

She made a profession of faith and was a member of The Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Church in Sulphur Well. She attended college in New York having attained an associate degree and worked as a Registered Nurse. She was avid in the scouts and was the Scout Master of Troop 3. She loved animals, she also enjoyed canning and quilting.

She is survived by her husband, Mike Tafolla whom she was united in marriage to on July 5, 1996; three sons: Mikey, Jeremy, and Matthew Tafolla all of Greensburg, Kentucky; her father and stepmother: William "Bill" Burgy and Beverly of Huricane Mills, Tennesee; her mother: Martha Helen Flake of Boulder, Colorado; two brothers, one sister and their spouses: Billy Burgy and his wife Angie of Lakefield, Minnesota, Nick Burgy and his wife Cindy of Wellington, Colorado and Desiree Fagan and her husband Ryan of Modesto, California; Three special friends: Wilma Wilson of Campbellsville, Kentucky, Tonya Heun and Kayla Boo Reynolds both of Arizona. Plus, a host of other relatives and friends.

Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Donna Jean Tafolla, 55, Green Co. KY (1965-2021)

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