Donald Donaghy

DONAGHY, DONALD R. Donald R. Donaghy, 84, of Woodland Drive, died Friday, January 3, 2014, in his home. He was the beloved husband of sixty-three years of Ellen M. (Day) Donaghy. Mr. Donaghy was born in Jacksonville, Maine, on January 5, 1929, son of the late Thomas and Mary (Ingalls) Donaghy and was a Harwinton resident for the past fifty-three years. He was a U.S. Army Paratrooper Veteran and was a self-employed concrete contractor. Mr. Donaghy loved to play cards with his family, was a boxing fan, and enjoyed deer hunting, swimming, and most of all, spending time with his grandchildren. Survivors in addition to his wife include five sons; Michael Donaghy and his wife, Cindy, of Goshen, Craig Donaghy of Torrington, Gary Donaghy and his wife, Charlene, of Torrington, Scott Donaghy and his wife, Yvonne, of Torrington and Randy Donaghy and his wife Tracey Gallo of Torrington, two daughters; Suzanne Oslander of Terryville and Colleen Labrecque and her husband, Louis, of Harwinton, two sisters; Alice Mason of Jacksonville, ME and Virginia Lamb of Vass, NC, eighteen grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 11, 2014, at 3:00p.m., at Gleeson-Ryan Funeral Home, 258 Prospect Street, Torrington. Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family. Friends may call Saturday afternoon from 1:00p.m. to 3:00p.m. At the request of the family, in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the , 825 Brook Street, 1-91 Tech Center, Rocky Hill, CT 06067. To offer an online condolence, please visit www.gleesonryanfuneralhome.com

Funeral Home

Gleeson-Ryan Funeral Home
258 Prospect Street Torrington, CT 06790
860-489-4104
Published in registercitizen on Jan. 7, 2014