Patrick J. Donohue
May 10, 1955-May 16, 2017
Patrick J. Donohue, 62, died at 7:40 AM, Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at Orange Regional Medical Center from cancer. Son of the late Joseph H. Donohue and Patricia O'Connor, nee O'Brien, he was born May 10, 1955 in New York, NY.
Patrick is survived by: "his girls", daughters Jeanne (Peter) Whalen of New Milford, CT and Jaimie Donohue of Manhattan, NY; his brother Philip (Tammy) O'Connor of Lake Worth, FL; his two sisters Florence (William) Pasvankas of Charlotte, NC and Kelly (Hughie) Flood of Monroe, NY; as well as his beloved cousins, nieces and nephews.
Patrick was a proud resident of New York City & Rockaway Beach, Queens, for much of his life. He served in the U.S. Army and afterward worked for several companies including Brooklyn Union Gas and Airborne Express.
He loved spending time with his family and was a proud father, brother and uncle. Some of his favorite days were spent running in road races and going for walks with his daughters and grand-dogs, all of whom adored him. He brought joy to those that loved him with his singing, harmonica playing, dancing and humor.
Patrick was a charitable member of the American Legion, Post 400, and contributed his time to multiple catholic churches over the course of his life.
Visitation will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, May 21st at Smith, Seaman & Quackenbush, Inc. Funeral Home, 117 Maple Avenue, Monroe, NY. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 22nd at St. Anastasia Parish Church, Route 17M, Harriman, NY. Interment will follow in St. Charles Cemetery, Farmingdale, NY.
Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.