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DONOVAN, John Leonard
On 3 January, 2013, one day after his 87th birthday, John Leonard Donovan, beloved husband of 63 years of Anne Mroz; dear father of John (Judy), Rita (John), Martin (Susan), Daniel (Michelle) and Dianne (Mitch); cherished Grandpa of El; fondly remembered brother of Patricia; brother-in- law of Agnes, Halina and Maureen. He leaves behind many nieces, nephews and friends. Veteran of World War II (air force); employee of Canadian National Railways, a writer, a raconteur, a loyal and steadfast man. Family and friends may call at Kane and Fetterly, 5301 Decarie Blvd., (corner Isabella) on Tuesday, January 8, between 2:00-5:00 p.m. and from 7:00-9:00 p.m. Funeral mass at the Lady Chapel, St. Patricks Basilica, 454 René Lévesque Blvd. West Wednesday, January 9, 10:00 a.m. Reception details at funeral service. Special thanks to the dedicated staff at St. Mary's Hospital, and also to Dr. Stuart Glaser and Dr. Derek Rahal for their years of dedicated professional care. Condolences may be sent to

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Published in The Gazette on Jan. 5, 2013
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