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Obituary for John Donahue

Date of Birth: 8/24/1938

Date of Death: 9/3/2014

Age: 76

Poughkeepsie NY

John "Jack" Donahue Poughkeepsie, NY - John "Jack" Donahue, 76 of Poughkeepsie, NY passed away at home on September 3, 2014 with his loving wife by his side. Born in Stockport, NY on August 24, 1938 he was the son of the late John A. Donahue and Goldie Mary Niebergall. He was a graduate of Dover High School. Jack was a Steamfitter and plumber with Local Union 21 for over 50 years in Poughkeepsie. Jack served proudly in the United States Air Force from 1956 to 1960. On April 24, 1992, in Poughkeepsie he married Nancy Donahue who survives at home. Jack was a champion dart player and a former member of the American Legion Post 1302. Besides his wife, he is survived by his 3 daughters; Debra Eggers, Colleen Pace both of Virginia and Helena Day of Saugerties, NY; 9 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. There will be no calling hours and per Jacks wishes cremation has taken place. All services are private and at the convenience of the family. Memorial donations in Jacks memory may be made to the Arlington Fire District, EMS Program 11 Burnett Blvd Poughkeepsie, NY 12603. Arrangements have been entrusted to Joseph J. Darrow, Sr. Funeral Home, 39 So. Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. (845)452-1840. To send online condolences please visit our website at www.Darrowfuneralhome.org