We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at J. F. Rice Funeral Home, Inc.
Donna Donnelly (85) died peacefully surrounded by love on Thursday, June 24th, 2021. She was a loving grandmother, aunt & friend. She was predeceased by her parents, Anna Mae & Robert Grey, her husband William, daughter Kerri and sister & brother-in-law, Joanne and Harry Brigham. She is survived by her grandson Anthony, niece and nephew Laura & Chris Brigham, and very special friend, June O'Keefe.
She graduated from Johnson City High School & Alfred State College. She was a Medical Technologist for many years, retired & worked at the Board of Elections. She was an honorary member of the Ladies of Columbus, Johnson City Council.
Remember her life, not her death. Remember her smile, the sound of her laughter and the love she gave, and let those memories forever be a part of you.
The family would like to thank the numerous nurses & techs at Lourdes Hospital who spent endless hours caring for her. Many thanks to Lourdes Hospice, especially Mercy House where she spent her final days surrounded by love. Forever, you will all be a part of our hearts as well as hers.
"May the road rise up to meet you, may the wind always be at your back, may the sun shine warm upon your face, and rains fall soft upon your fields, until we meet again, may God hold you in the palm of His hand."
In lieu of flowers please send donations to Mercy House, 212 N. McKinley Ave., Endicott, NY 13760 where Donna was blessed to be, for her Hospice care.
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