Paul Cletus Donohue
Rancho Mirage - Paul Cletus Donohue, age 81, passed away peacefully in Rancho Mirage, California, surrounded by his daughter, son and their spouses on Saturday, May 29, 2021 at 2:30 AM. He was born in New York City on March 24, 1940, and lived most of his adult life in East Meadow, New York. Throughout his life Paul was a very gifted craftsman who enjoyed remodelling the family home, woodworking and gardening - his rose garden was the envy of the neighborhood. A lifelong autodidact, he had many interests that he pursued with vigor upon retiring from the New York City Probation Department. Paul will be laid to rest next to his beloved wife Diana, who he now joins in the afterlife. He is survived by his two children, Rebecca (Kari) and Daniel (Tim); his brothers James (Doreen) and Peter (Carol); his sisters Florence (Stan) and Madeleine (Brian). Viewing will be held on Thursday, June 10, 2021 from 1 to 5 pm at Rose Mortuary in Rancho Mirage. Funeral will be held at St. Louis' Church in Cathedral City on Friday, June 11, 2021 at 10:00 am; burial to follow at Desert Memorial Park in Cathedral City.
Published by The Desert Sun from Jun. 8 to Jun. 9, 2021.