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Margaret Donovan

1946 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Margaret Donovan Obituary
Margaret Mary Donovan, daughter of the late G. Henry Donovan and Margaret A. Donovan (Gilligan), was born in Boston on September 4, 1946 and passed away September 25 at home in Annapolis, MD, where she had lived since 2007. She graduated from Boston University and taught in the Somerville, MA school system. Margaret was married from 1974 to 1996 to Marvin Lee Manheim, a professor at MIT and Northwestern University, and moved to Evanston, IL in 1983 where she was active in local education and community organizing activities. Margaret is survived by daughters Susannah Manheim (David) of Chicago, IL and Marisa Manheim (Kirk) of Pittsburgh, PA, a grandson Bayard Jalbert-Manheim, and brothers Joseph E. Donovan of Annapolis, MD and Michael D. Donovan of Boston, MA. Friends are invited to celebrate Margaret's life October 15 at the Maryland Inn, Annapolis, Maryland from 4-7pm. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in Margaret's name to or Youth & Opportunity United in Evanston, IL.
Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on Oct. 1, 2017
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