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Virginia C. Donahue

  • On February 27, 2023

Virginia C. Donahue, age 89, of Mars, formerly of Stowe Twp., passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 23, 2023. Born on June 15, 1933 in Pittsburgh, to her loving parents Joachim and Marie Fierle. Virginia attended Elizabeth Seton High School in Pittsburgh. She was driven by her passion to help others and graduated from the Mercy School of Nursing as a Registered Nurse. She retired from Mercy Hospital in 1998 after 44 years of dedicated service. Virginia was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother, sister and friend. She was preceded in death by her sons, Norman and Patrick Donahue and her siblings, Marianne Wersant, Dolores Klein, and James Fierle. She is survived by her son Daniel (Melissa) Donahue, her brothers, Thomas and Robert Fierle, her grandson, Nathan Donahue, numerous nieces and nephews, and countless friends.

At Virginia’s request, there will be no visitation. A memorial service is being planned and will be announced at a future date. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

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Kaye and Bob
Ginny was a very special person. She was a caregiver to her patients, friends and family. We are certain she has happily reunited with all her family and friends that preceded her passing. We love and miss her. We are happy for her everlasting life.
Marie Nellist
Condolences to Beth and Danny. Love Marie and Carole Nellist
Dan, Melissa and Nathan, Aunt Ginny has made such a great impact on our lives and we were so blessed to be able to be a part of her family and will remain so. Love Wayne, Michelle and Victoria. P.s. please let know if there is anything we do. Love you!