In Memory Of

Maurna R. Donovan

St. Paul, Minnesota

Apr 27, 1933 - Oct 30, 2012

Guest Book

To the Donovan's, our hearts our with you.
You're Mom was a wonderful woman.
Some of my best memories are with your family back "in the neighborhood"!

Tom Nichols and family

Heartfelt sympathy to the family of Maurna Donovan. We really enjoyed getting to know Jerry & Maurna and all the family while we helped them at their lake home in Alexandria. We are thinking of all of you at this time.
Addie Klimek
Joan Lehn

So sorry to hear of your loss our prayers go out to the family we will be making a donation to the Alzheimers fund in her honor

What great families are made from...I'm saddened by Maurna's passing and wishing you all the best in the days to come.

I am so sorry for your loss. Your mother was a beautiful strong and yet, so gentle. She taught us all the meaning of what it meant to be a devoted wife, dedicated mother and advocate for so many who needed her. Trust in knowing that she is now together with her parents, siblings, son and husband with the ability to once our guardian angel in heaven and she was here on earth. Our prayers and love are with all of you during this difficult time.

Mrs. Donovan was a strong yet gentle soul who treated all with the same dignity and love that we could only hope to someday emulate. She taught me years ago what it meant to be a devoted wife, amazing mother and selfless advocate for so many in need. I will forever be grateful for knowing her and trust that she is now reaping the rewards as only she deserves- surrounded by her loved ones...her parents, siblings, son and husband with only the determination to now be the guardian angel in...

Dear all,
My deepest sympathy. I met Maurna in September of 1947 as we began high school together at Visitation Academy in Dubuque. Maurna was a person high moral values, with compassion for others and a great sense of humor. I feel grateful to have known her. Prayers, Sister Paula Maloy, SVM

Ann...Though it's been many years, I will always remember what a kind woman your mom was to all of your friends. May you find joy in all of your thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family.

Mary, thoughts and prayers to you and your family.


Maurna's Obituaries

Beloved Mother, Mima, and Friend Died October 30, 2012 Maurna Ruth Donovan (nee Murphy) passed into eternal life after a long struggle with Alzheimer's. She died at peace surrounded by her family. A true gift to all who knew her. Full notice Thursday, Nov. 1. Visitation Friday, Nov. 2nd,...

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