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Doris E. Donovan, formerly of Georgetown, Mass. and Scarborough, Maine, passed away on Monday, August 24, 2016.
She was born in Exeter, N.H. on April 27, 1916. She was the daughter of the late Philip Biron and Annie Gauvin Biron. She was predeceased by her sisters, Beatrice, Adeline, Rita and her brother, Philip and a son, David Desjardins.
She was employed by the Electric Light Department in Georgetown and became their office manager. She enjoyed walking, braiding rugs and crossword puzzles. In later years she enjoyed spending the winter with her late husband Francis J. Donovan in Florida.
Doris is survived by her two daughters, Janet Henderson and her husband, Allen of Boxford Massachusetts and Frances Dobbins and her husband, Thomas of Scarborough, Maine. She has nine grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson. Her children and her grandchildren were the light of her life. She recently celebrated her 100th birthday with her loving family.
The family would like to thank Bellavita Senior Living in Scarborough for their friendship and loving care that they provided for Doris.
Funeral Services will be held privately on Monday, April 29th, at the Conte - Giamberardino Funeral Home, 14 Pleasant Street, Georgetown. Interment will follow in Harmony Cemetery, Georgetown.
Memorial contributions may be made in her name to Bellavita Family Living residents programs, 18 Black Point Road, Scarborough, ME 04074.
Published on  August 27, 2016
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