James A. Donovan - BFD, Ret.) of West Roxbury, Sept. 17, 2007. Beloved husband of Grace M. (Sharkey). Devoted father of Frances M. of Upton, Teresa of Braintree, Elizabeth M. of West Roxbury and Martha of Bloomfield, CT. Dear brother of the late Mary Mizer, Margaret Hines, Catherine Moore, Elizabeth Munzing, Helen Coughlin, Joseph, Patricia and Francis Donovan. He is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews & their families.
Funeral from the P.E. Murray-George F. Doherty & Sons Funeral Home, 2000 Centre St., WEST ROXBURY, on Thursday at 9 a.m. Funeral Mass in Mary Immaculate of Lourdes Church, Newton Upper Falls, at 10:30. Relatives and friends kindly invited.
Late WWII US Navy Veteran, member of Boston firefighters Union, Local #718 & Boston Fire Relief Assn.
Visiting hours on Wednesday from 2-8 p.m. Remembrances in his memory may be made to The Boston Firefighters Death and Welfare Fund, c/o Boston Firefighters Union Local #718, 55 Hallet St., Dorchester MA 02124. Interment in Mt. Benedict Cemetery.