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Mary T. Donahoe, 93 – Graduated Salutatorian of Her High School Class


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Mary T. Donahoe, 93, of Ashland, passed away Friday, August 14th, at Artman Lutheran Home, Ambler, PA.

Born in Ashland, PA Dec.12,1926 the daughter of the late Richard and Elizabeth (Blasius) Donahoe.

She was a lifetime member of St. Joseph’s Church, now St. Charles Borromeo Church in Ashland.

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She graduated from St. Joseph’s High School in 1944 as Salutatorian of her class and McCann School of Business, Mahanoy City.

She worked for 38 years for the Citizens National Bank, Ashland until retirement. She was a member of St. Ann’s Guild, Friends of St. Joseph’s and helped with card parties and bookkeeping at St. Joseph’s Church.

In addition to her parents two brothers preceded her in death: Francis and John Donahoe; Two nieces: Joann Desris, Rosemarie Lang; and nephews Matthew and Dennis. She enjoyed trips to the Jersey Shore with family and also trips with the Seniors.

She was the loving aunt of Maribeth Gilligan (Dan) , Kathleen Donahoe (Marty), Margaret Bythrow (Mark), Theresa Donahoe (John), Richard Donahoe (Dianne), Dyan Hegerich (Fred), and Cecelia Corbett (Chris). She is also survived by 31 great nieces and nephews.

Also, she is survived by 9 grand nephews and nieces.

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Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020 at 12:00 Noon from St. Charles Borromeo Church in Ashland, Rev. Brian Miller officiating.

Interment in St. Mauritius Cemetery, Ashland. Visitation Tuesday 11:00 AM until the time of Service in the Church. Kull-Heizenroth Funeral Home, Ashland is in charge of arrangements.

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