MILLBURY, Mass. - Jeanette M. (Francesco) Donovan, 92, died Friday, April 6, 2012, on her birthday, in the Life Care Center of Auburn.
Her husband, Robert A. Donovan died in 1993. She leaves three sons, Daniel J. Donovan and his wife, Linda, James P. Donovan and Michael A. Donovan all of Millbury; grandchildren, Brendon Donovan and his wife Meghann of Boston, Danielle Donovan of Seattle, WA, Shana Donovan and Michael Donovan of Sutton; several nieces and nephews.
She was born in Westborough and is predeceased by her parents, John and Maria (Moretti) Francesco, a son, Robert M. Donovan, who died in 1995 and seven siblings, Julia Inangelo, Mafalda Francesco, Dominic J. Francesco, Henry Francesco, Florina Daniels, Albert Francesco and Anthony Francesco.
Jeanette's family would like to thank the staff at the Life Care Center in Auburn and Dr. Nancy Said for their compassion and care for Jeanette during her past seven years in their care.
There will be a private graveside service in Central Cemetery in Millbury. There are no calling hours.
Mulhane Home for Funerals, in Millbury is assisting the family with the arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Parkinson's Foundation at http://www.parkinson.org.
To leave a special message or memory for the family in Jeanette's online condolence book please visit www.mulhane.com.