Obituaries

Marilyn Baker
B: 1937-05-19
D: 2018-05-19
View Details
Baker, Marilyn
Gail Mullen
B: 1935-09-20
D: 2018-05-15
View Details
Mullen, Gail
Michael Walker
B: 1963-04-30
D: 2018-05-11
View Details
Walker, Michael
Nicholas Lewicki
B: 1923-12-28
D: 2018-05-10
View Details
Lewicki, Nicholas
Barbara Gilboy
B: 1945-11-14
D: 2018-04-28
View Details
Gilboy, Barbara
Thomas Nichols
B: 1938-05-01
D: 2018-04-28
View Details
Nichols, Thomas
Tamara Matt
B: 1968-05-03
D: 2018-04-20
View Details
Matt, Tamara
Thomas Maggio
B: 1923-12-28
D: 2018-04-20
View Details
Maggio, Thomas
Armando Seccurra
B: 1921-05-24
D: 2018-04-16
View Details
Seccurra, Armando
Sherman Pike
B: 1935-01-22
D: 2018-04-12
View Details
Pike, Sherman
Harry Clapper
B: 1937-05-17
D: 2018-04-11
View Details
Clapper, Harry
Ruth Yeomans
B: 1934-05-05
D: 2018-04-09
View Details
Yeomans, Ruth
Linda Siegfried
B: 1955-03-03
D: 2018-04-08
View Details
Siegfried, Linda
Anthony Frank
B: 1923-11-12
D: 2018-04-07
View Details
Frank, Anthony
Virginia Lee
B: 1940-12-17
D: 2018-04-03
View Details
Lee, Virginia
Donald Raymond
B: 1922-07-05
D: 2018-03-28
View Details
Raymond, Donald
Harry Winberg
B: 1929-08-21
D: 2018-03-27
View Details
Winberg, Harry
Helen Johnson
B: 1932-03-16
D: 2018-03-26
View Details
Johnson, Helen
Penny Vaughn
B: 1956-12-26
D: 2018-03-26
View Details
Vaughn, Penny
Walter Amann
B: 1955-09-17
D: 2018-03-23
View Details
Amann, Walter
Jerome Alexander
B: 1935-10-13
D: 2018-03-21
View Details
Alexander, Jerome

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
807 West Chestnut Street
Rome, NY 13440
Phone: 315-337-0055
Fax: 315-337-0160

The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of John Donahue can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Cancel
Select Candle

Obituary for John Donahue

John Donahue
John Edward Donahue, age 88, of Rome, passed away peacefully at his home on November 9, 2017, surrounded by his loving family.

He was born November 4, 1929, in Rome, a son of the late George and Ester Byam Donahue, and graduated from Rome Free Academy. John was united in marriage to the former Janet A. Lincourt on September 25, 1954, in St. Mary’s Church; she died on May 18, 2014. He proudly served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. After his military service, he worked with his dad at Byam’s Gravel Bed, as a crane operator.

John is survived by three daughters and two sons in law, Diane and Bill Rostiser of Floyd, Karen Bloodworth of Marshall TX, and Nancy and Scott Weigel of Virgina Beach, VA; a son and daughter in law, John E. Jr, and Kimberly Donahue of Rome; brothers and sisters, Peter and Cora Donahue, George and Marge Donahue, Timothy and Bernie Donahue, Sheila and the late Edward Dake, and Cathy and Sam St. Thomas; grandchildren, Owen and Tonya Rowlands, Morgan and Curt Harrington, Nathan Rowlands, Lisa and Steven Dartone, Amanda Weigel, William Weigel, Patrick Weigel, Sarah Weigel, William and Julie Bloodworth, and Michael and Stephanie Bloodworth. He was predeceased by three sisters, Mary Ann Brodock, Patricia Cerjan and Thresa Zalinski; a son in law, William Bloodworth; and his stepmother, Julia Carmody Donahue.

A Mass of Christian Burial celebrated by Rev. Robert L. Kelly, will be held Tuesday at 1:00 PM at St. Paul’s Church. Burial will be in Rome Cemetery.

Relatives and friends may call at St. Paul’s Church, from 12 Noon to 1 PM prior to the funeral service.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care, Ava Dorfman Senior Center or the Veterans Administration Clinic at the Donald Mitchell Center at Griffiss.
Order Flowers

Affiliations


Army
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Lit Memorial Candles
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos