Clara Mary Donovan of Rimbey, Alberta passed away peacefully at the Rimbey Hospital and Care Centre on Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at the age of 96 years.
Clara will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by her loving children: two sons, Phil (Cathy) Donovan of Floral Park, New York; and Dave Donovan of Edmonton; and two daughters, Sheila Carlson (Eric Bryer) of Red Deer; and Helen Twa (Bob DeWeerd) of Oyama, B.C.; as well as twenty-two cherished grandchildren, and thirty-two great grandchildren. She will also be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by two sisters, Rose Hoag of Creston, B.C.; and Frances Sargent of Mirror; in addition to numerous nieces and nephews, other relatives, and many treasured friends. Clara was predeceased by her parents; her beloved husband, Mike in 1997; three sons: Johnny, Don, and Harold; two daughters: Pat Hillman, and Mary Munro; her granddaughter, Rebecca Carlson; as well as two brothers, and eight sisters.
Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated today, Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at 11:00 a.m., at St. Margaret’s Catholic Church, Rimbey with the Reverend Father Les Drewicki, Celebrant. Interment followed in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Bluffton. If friends desire, memorial tributes in Clara’s Memory may be made directly to the charity of one’s choice. Condolences to the Donovan Family may also be expressed by e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
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