MANCHESTER - Ann Donnelly, 88, of Manchester died July, 22, 2012, at the Hospice House in Concord.
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She was born on Jan. 11, 1924, in Manchester, the daughter of the late Charles P. and Mary Agnes (Lynch) Flanagin. She graduated from St. Joseph High School in 1942 after attending the McDonald School at St. Ann's.
She was a homemaker for the Kit Clark Senior House in Dorchester and she was a member of the 60 Plus Club and the Holy Name Society.
Ann loved making cakes and was an avid cake decorator. She also enjoyed sewing and reading.
Ann was predeceased by her husband, William F. Donnelly, Esq., her son, Brendan Donnelly and her sister, Mary Anctil.
Surviving family members include five daughters, Margaret Donnelly of Raymond, Ruth Ann Steffen of Manchester, Bernadette Donnelly of Debary, Fla., Kathleen Story of Manchester and Madeleine Halsey of Manchester; 10 great-grandchildren and 14 grandchildren.
SERVICES: A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Thursday, at 10 a.m., at St. Anthony Church, 172 Belmont St. A time of gathering at the church will be held from 9 to 10 a.m. Interment will be at the N.H. State Veterans Cemetery, 110 Daniel Webster Highway, Boscawen, at noon.
Donations in her memory can be made to the Visiting Nurses Association of Manchester, 1070 Holt Ave, Suite 1400, Manchester 03109.
The Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium is in charge of arrangements. For more information or to view an on-line guestbook and memorial, please go to www.phaneuf.net.
Published in Union Leader on July 25, 2012