Donna Jean Donahie

May 11, 1933 - September 24, 2023

05/11/1933 - 09/24/2023

Donna Jean Donahie, passed away peacefully Sunday, September 24, 2023, at Wheeling Hospital Continuous Care Center.

She was born May 11, 1933, in Martins Ferry, OH, a daughter of the late Theodore Aurthur and Georgia Agnes (DeFrank) Duck. Donna was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church and a Martins Ferry High School graduate. She was a loving wife to late husband, Paul Donahie and a devoted mother to her three children, Paul (Elizabeth) Donahie, Michele (Stephen) Murphy and Brigitte (Mike) Mazure.

Donna was an incredibly proud grandmother to Sean Murphy, Danielle (Brad) Murphy-Baker, Troy Murphy, Paul-Michel Donahie, Vance Mazure and Luke Mazure. She is also survived by her brother, Larry “Butch” Duck. Donna is preceded in death by her siblings, Richard “Dick” Duck, Letty Matia and Carolyn Thomas.

The family would like to extend their gratitude to the staff at Wheeling Continuous Care Center for all of their care and support they have given to Donna over the last few months.

Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family at a later date.

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Bill Holt
5 months ago


Steph and I send our deepest sympathies.

Abby McCamic Feinknopf
5 months ago

Dear Paul, Michelle and Brigitte,
Your parents have always been such a part of our lives. Your mother was always the lovely, funny shining star.
Brigitte, our times at the Greenbrier will always be a special memory for me.
Sending all of you great hugs and love during this difficult time.

Linda Dobranetski
5 months ago

Mrs Donna was a special Lady, I am sadden to hear of her passing.

Judy Seabright
5 months ago

Sending love and prayers to the entire Donahie Family. Your Mom was a dear friend and truly one of a kind. Donna was as beautiful on the inside as she was on the outside. No doubt she is dressing the Angels with a touch of jewelry! 💕 Judy Seabright and family

Dennis R Albaugh
5 months ago

My sincere and humble condolences to the family and friends of Donna. Denny Albaugh

Kim Gruber
5 months ago

My deepest sympathy to the Donahie family. She was such a beautiful and kind person, always looking at everything in a positive way. Love and prayers to Paul, Michele, and Brigitte you were blessed with wonderful parents.

Rodney A, Raimonde
5 months ago

My deepest condolences to Paul, Michelle and Brigitte for the passing of your Mom. She was a very special “mom” to all those of us who knew her, she always treated us like family. She will be missed greatly. We are all better to have known her and Heaven will be greatly improved by her presence. May she Rest in Eternal Peace. Prayers for all of you.

Carol Dougherty
5 months ago

My deepest sympathy to Donna’s family. She left her mark with grace, humor and kindness. She was one of a kind and a pleasure to know.

Vera Barton-Maxwell
5 months ago

Sending love to the Donahie family. Mrs. Donahie was the very best. Wishing her a beautiful heavenly reunion with the love of her life. Wishing this wonderful family sweet peace.❤️

Rich and Kim Carter
5 months ago

Dear Brigitte and family,
So very sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. I sure she and your dad are having the most wonderful reunion. May she RIP
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.