Brian Donovan, 70, of Greenacres, passed away on October 27, 2013. He was born and raised in Bayonne, NJ, attended the local schools and was a 1963 graduate of Bayonne High School. He entered the Army
and served during the Viet Nam Conflict. He and his wife, Eleanor (Schumacher), moved to Palm Beach County in 2000. He was a parishioner at St. Luke Catholic Church, Palm Springs and an active member, 4th Degree, of the Knights of Columbus #3393, Lake Worth Chapter. Brian was preceded in death by his parents Patrick and Theresa, and his brother, Michael. His survivors include his wife of 32 years, Eleanor; his brother, Patrick and wife, Susan Donovan; a nephew, Patrick Donovan, and niece, Kelli and husband, Manny Grigos. His family will receive friends on Sunday, November 3, at Dorsey-E. Earl Smith Memory Gardens Funeral Home between 4:00 PM and 7:00 PM. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Monday, November 4 at St. Luke Catholic Church, Palm Springs at 11:00 AM. Brian will be laid to rest immediately following at the South Florida Veteran's Cemetery, Lake Worth with military honors. In lieu of flowers donations to Hospice of Palm Beach County, 5300 East Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33407.
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