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Robert L. Donovan

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DONOVAN, Robert L. Of Abington, October 11, 2010, age 82, loving husband of Edna F. (Brown) Donovan of Abington; Loving father of Kevin Donovan and wife Donna of Abington, Kathleen Maple and husband Eric of Concord, Sharon Donovan Hart and husband John of Abington, Christine Donovan of Abington, and Maureen McAlpine and husband Jeffrey of Abington; Loving brother of Barbara Farulla of Needham, Richard Donovan of Abington, and D. Leo Donovan of Abington; Loving grandfather of Corey, Kayla, Maggie, Robbie, Will, and Jackie. Several nieces and nephews. Bob graduated from Abington High School class of "1946". He worked a Sealtest Ice Cream and was a letter carrier at the North Abington Post Office for many years. Bob served as a selectman in Abington for 18 years and was the chairman for many years. Former president of the Holy Name Society and was active in the Old Town Football League. He was a member of St. Vincent De Paul, Abington American Legion, Knights of Columbus 5254, and served in the Army during Korea 1953- 1955.Funeral from the Quealy & Son Funeral Home, 116 Adams Street, Abington Friday October 15 at 8am followed by a funeral mass in St. Bridget Church, Abington 9am. Visitation Thursday 3 to 6pm. Interment St. Patrick Cemetery, Rockland. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to: Abington Boosters PO Box 2140 or Abington Education Fund PO Box 54 Abington MA 02351. For directions and online guestbook

Published in The Boston Globe on Oct. 13, 2010
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