Virginia Ann Donohue, 87, of Citrus Springs, Fla., passed away Feb. 18, 2014, at home while under the care of Hospice of Citrus County. A native of Brooklyn, N.Y., she came to the area in 1988 from Wantaugh, Long Island, N.Y., after her retirement from the Treasury Department (Customs Division) as a secretary. Her memberships and community activities include St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, Citrus Springs Garden Club, and Citrus Springs Library volunteer.
Virginia was preceded in passing by her husband, Francis. Survivors include her two daughters, Christine Grover of Citrus Springs and Barbara Esposito of Oxford, N.J.; three grandchildren, David, Debbie and Laura; four great-grandchildren, Tristyn, Sean, Daniel and Rhyan.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 1401 W. Country Club Blvd. Citrus Springs, FL 34434. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday from 4 until 6 p.m.
The family would like to extend their heartfelt appreciation to Hospice of Citrus Co. and Granny NANNIES who have assisted Virginia over the last several months and years. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Humane Society of Citrus County FL Inc., PO Box 2283, Inverness FL 34451, in memory of Virginia. www.ferofuneralhome.com
Published in Citrus County Chronicle from Feb. 20 to Feb. 21, 2014