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ELSIE B. DONOVAN


1923 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
ELSIE B. DONOVAN Obituary
DONOVAN, Elsie B. Of Wakefield, Feb. 14, at the Sawtelle Hospice House in Reading. Born in Boston on December 3, 1923, she was the daughter of the late H. Theodore and Lillian (Engren) Borjeson. A graduate of Everett High School class of 1941. Wakefield resident since 1951. Active member of Emmanuel Episcopal Church and many other Wakefield organizations. She served three terms as a Beebe Library Trustee. She was a retired employee of the Shawmut Bank of Wakefield. She enjoyed travelling, reading, playing bridge, gardening, and walking any beach. Former wife of Paul Donovan of Ports-mouth, NH. Mother of Peter Donovan of Wakefield, and Sara Maffeo of Melrose. Sister of the late Helen Robinson of York, ME, the late Arthur Borjeson of Malden, MA, and the late Lillian Evans of Moraga, CA. Grandmother of Lisa Burke, Kimberly Donovan, Lynne Donovan, and Christina Maffeo. Great Grandmother of Lindsay Grace Burke. Also survived by many neices, nephews, grand neices & grand nephews. There will be no visitation or church services. Donations to the Memorial Fund, Emmanuel Church, 5 Bryant St., Wakefield, MA 01880 would be welcome. For obit/directions/guestbook, www.mcdonaldfs.com.
Published in The Boston Globe on Feb. 16, 2014
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