December 26, 2011
John Donahue, 64, of Larksville, passed away Monday, December 26, 2011, in Geisinger Wyoming Valley. He was born February 22, 1947, in Wilkes-Barre, and was the son of the late Irene Mary Jenkins and the late John Joseph Donahue. John loved the outdoors and NASCAR. He was a former zoning officer in Larksville, and worked in the construction industry. He was a member of the First Christian Church in Plymouth, Larksville Legion Post 655, Amvets, Eagles, V.F.W. Post 1425 in Plymouth, and the Larksville Lions. He is survived by his brothers, William D Jenkins and his wife, Denise, Larksville; David Donahue, Larksville; and his sister, Irene Valatka and her husband, Bob, Larksville. A funeral service will be held at 7 p.m. today in the Williams-Hagen Funeral Home Inc., 114 W. Main St., Plymouth, with the Rev. David Quisenberry officiating. Friends may call from 5 p.m. until time of service. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the family.
Published in Times Leader on Dec. 28, 2011