June Donovan

Obituary of June Donovan

Donovan, June (nee Bissonnette)

86 years, passed away October 26, 2017 peacefully at Iler Lodge. Beloved wife of Jerry for 64 years. Dear mother of the late Denise Kennedy (Tim) (1986), Terry Donovan (Kathy Adam), Shelley Donovan (Mike Clark), Donna Nolan (Hugh). Loving grandmother of Erik (Barb), Nathan, Sean, Kayla, Ryan, Caitlin. Dear sister of the late Gordon, Lorraine, Jean, Ellwood, Edison and Paul. Survived by many nieces and nephews. June was a graduate of Hotel Dieu Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1952. June was a dedicated volunteer at the Essex Food Bank and was a 27 year member of the Holy Name of Jesus C.W.L. Visitation will be held at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Avenue East, Essex (519-776-4233) on Sunday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Visitation will continue on Monday, October 30, 2017 at Holy Name of Jesus Church, 146 Talbot Street South, Essex from 9:30 a.m. until the Mass of the Resurrection at 10:30 a.m. Fr. Dave Boutette, celebrant. Interment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Parish Prayers and C.W.L. Prayers Sunday at 3:00 p.m. Memorial donations made to the Essex Food Bank or the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated. Share words of comfort or make a donation at www.reidfuneralhome.ca