Donald Patrick O'Hanlon
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Donald Patrick O'Hanlon Retired systems analyst, had long career as USMC Reservist Donald Patrick O'Hanlon was raised on Vinegar Hill and later lived in Fordham the Bronx and Staten Island, New York. He died peacefully at home in Sarasota, Florida on April 25, 2021. He started his career as a teller for Manufacturer Hanover Trust Co. and worked his way up to being a systems analyst for JP Morgan Chase Bank when he retired after over 30 years. In addition, he gave 3 decades of service to our country as a Marine Corps Reservist earning the 9th and highest rank of Master Gunnery Sergeant. Donald was active and made friends easily. He was an avid bowler, collected Toys for Tots at Christmastime, and served as an unofficial ambassador for Oakwood Manor, where he enjoyed serving coffee to his friends almost daily. He was predeceased by his parents Thomas and Alice (O'Hagan) O'Hanlon and siblings Thomas, Kathleen, and Alice; and leaves his devoted longtime partner, Helen Bonner; four daughters from former marriages: Laura, Karen, Denise, and Kathleen; nephews and nieces, including Alice Casey and Patricia Walsh, who were like sisters to him; four grandchildren; and many friends. A military burial has been scheduled for June 29, 2021, at 1pm, at the Sarasota National Cemetery and a separate celebration of life will be held later this year. FMI: Semper Fi, Marine!

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Published in Staten Island Advance from May 29 to May 30, 2021.
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June 3, 2021
My sincere condolences to the O'Hanlon family, Don and I worked at Manufacture Hanover Trust Co. but didnt becomes friends until we met at Madison Square while bowling then playing softball at Randall's Island. We would then take the Staten Island Ferry and laugh all the way home.
Joseph A. Morales
May 31, 2021
I am glad my mother had you in her life and that you made her happy!
RIP Don.. You will be missed.
James Bonner
May 30, 2021
The U.S. Marines, Navy Fleet Marine Force Corpsmen, FMF Chaplains, and Associate Members of the E. T Brisson Detachment #063 of the Marine Corps League in Naples, Florida, hereby salute and recognize Donald Patrick O’Hanlon for serving God and his country by becoming a United States Marine. We honor his memory and valiant service to our Corps and our great Nation. Please accept our heartfelt sentiments as a token of our esteem and admiration of his L’Esprit du Corps. Semper Fidelis.

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