Donna M. Bolinsky, 63, of Port Carbon, passed away Tuesday with her family by her side.
Born in Pottsville, Jan. 28, 1953, she was a daughter of the late Vincent Sr. and Dorothy Hoskins Haffey.
Donna was a graduate of Pottsville Area High School and then worked as a certified nurses aid for 17 years.
She loved bird watching, riding the motorcycle with her husband and tending to her garden. She also enjoyed watching her son-in-law playing bass at shows or practicing in her garage.
In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by a brother, Vincent Haffey Jr., and godson, Georgie Stevenson.
Donna is survived by her husband of 18 years, Joseph; a daughter, Danielle Sallada, wife of Jeffrey, Pottsville; grandchildren, Marlena and Phillip Cartwright, and Spencer Rose; great-grandchildren, Gabriel, Maryonna and Balin Hickey and Onyx Cartwright. She is also survived by sisters, Alice Stevenson, Diane Kline and Joanna Haffey; nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Grabowski Funeral Home, off Route 61, Schuylkill Haven. Family and friends are welcome from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. Interment will follow on the grounds of Schuylkill Memorial Park, Schuylkill Haven. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to establish a flower fund for Donna, to Schuylkill Memorial Park, 75 Memorial Drive, Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972.
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Schuylkill Memorial Park, LLC & Grabowski Funeral Home
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Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972
Published in Republican & Herald on Jan. 12, 2017