AARON P. DONOVAN, 41, died on Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne. Born May 20, 1971, in Fort Wayne, he was a son of Tim B. Donovan and Carol Ann (McBride) Schueler. Aaron earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Public Affairs from IPFW Regional Campus in Fort Wayne on May 9, 2012 and worked for Bethesda Lutheran Communities of Fort Wayne. While at IPFW, he worked in both the financial Aid and Dean of Student offices and was an Ambassadon. He loved remote control car racing and enjoyed watching the Bears and Cubs play. He married Tabitha Ann Carnahan on June 15, 1996 at the Trinity Lutheran Church; in Fort Wayne; she survives in Auburn. Also surviving are his father and stepmother, Tim and Theresa Donovan of Fort Wayne; his Yorkies, Belle and Rocket; two brothers, Shawn Donovan of Leo and Kevin (Lori) Donovan of Fort Wayne; brother-in-law, Aaron Carnahan of Auburn; mother-in-law, Linda Carnahan of Auburn; two nephews and four nieces, Conner and Emily Donovan of Leo and Kaitlyn, Hailey, Evelyn and Cedric Carnahan of Auburn; and uncles and aunts, Barry and Linda Donovan of Kokomo, Penny and Harry Marshall of Churubusco, John Bovie of Huntertown, Ron and Joyce McBride of Fort Wayne, Vickie and Jim Beach of Nashville, Ind., and Connie and Steve Miller of Ossian, Ind. He was preceded in death by his mother; aunt, Sharon Bovie; and father-in-law, Elmer Carnahan. A Memorial Celebration of Life service is 7 p.m. Sunday at Feller & Clark Funeral Home, 1860 Center St., Auburn, with the Rev. Steve Ahlersmeyer and Joe Heins officiating. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 5:30 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Preferred memorials are to the . To send condolences visit www.fellerandclark.com

Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Feb. 6, 2013