Howard F. Donahue Jr. (Ret. Sgt. BPD). of Walpole and Bonita Springs, Fl. formerly of Sharon, Dedham and Brockton died Jan. 7, 2013.
Beloved husband of Terry A. (Arsenault). Father of Brian M. of Stoughton, Christine M. Albertson of N. Attleboro and Jill E. Clifford and her husband Michael F. Jr. of Brockton. Grandfather of Danielle Trull-Donahue, Tayla Varney, Kerrin, Meagan, Nicholas and Shelby Albertson and Daniel, Shamus and Ryan Clifford. Great grandfather of Quincie Arris. Brother of Dennis Donahue and his wife Pat of AZ., Virginia Donahue of AZ. And Jacqueline Medas and her husband Joe of Brockton. Son of the late Howard F. Sr. and Mary E. Donahue. Brother in law of Kathi Peters and her husband Ed of Weston, Nancy Sorensen of Waltham, Patti Arsenault of Watertown, Judy Arsenault of Belmont, Thomas Arsenault and his wife Ellen of West Roxbury and John and his wife Susan of Watertown. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Funeral from the William J. Gormley Funeral Home, 2055 Centre St., West Roxbury, Saturday, Jan. 12th. at 9 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in St. John Chrysostom Church at 10 a.m.
Visiting hours Friday 2-8pm. Relatives and friends invited. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Howard's memory to Hope Hospice, 9470 Health Park Circle, Fort Myers, FL. 33908 or Cops For Kids with Cancer, P.O. Box 850956, Braintree, Ma. 02185.
For directions and guestbook www.gormleyfuneral.com William J. Gormley Funeral Service 617-323-8600