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Kenneth “Ken” J. Donahue

  • On April 10, 2021
Kenneth ‘Ken’ J. Donahue of Lawrence PA, age 83, born on May 9, 1937, in Pittsburgh, formerly of Bethel Park PAson of the late Joseph and Ellen Donahue, beloved husband of the late Lorene ‘Rene’ Donahue, loving father of the late Jennifer Donahue, Darin Short, Todd Short (Sandi), Christian Short (Tiffany), Susan Scharff (Clint), brother of the late Dan Donahue, sister of Kathleen Blackburn, and Loretta Zehngut (Dave), grandfather of Kirsten, Jarrett, Cade, Sierra, Max, Eli, Willow, James and Hannah.  Also survived by many nieces, nephews and friends.  Ken was a devoted and loving husband to his wife Rene, and a proud and dedicated grandfather, never missing his grandchildren’s sports and activities.  He was passionate about theater, particularly Stephen Sondheim, golf, travel and literature. Ken will be greatly missed. 

A gathering of family and friends will be held on Monday, April 12, 2021 from 6 PM to 8 PM at Pittsburgh Cremation and Funeral Care, 3287 Washington Rd., McMurray, PA 15317, (724) 260-5546.
Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at pittsburghcremation.com.

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Mary Ann Rieland
So sorry to hear about Ken and heartfelt sympathy to his family. Our Bandek Lane family loved both Rene and Ken and will now miss Ken just as much as we’ve missed Rene over the past two years. But at least now they are together again. Sincerely, Mary Ann (Bandek Ln)
Susan Jane Toner
You will be missed.GOD has you in his arms and is gently holding