FULTON, NY – Jeremiah F. Donahue, 84, of Granby, passed away on Tuesday, July 19, 2016, at Syracuse VA Hospital.
He was born on February 16, 1932, in Oswego, a son to the late Joseph and Marie Hannan Donahue.
Jerry was a veteran of the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.
After 45 years of service he had retired from Nestle Co. in Fulton.
In 1961 Jerry was very proud of the house he built to provide for his family.
He was predeceased by his wife, Edith, in 1997; and five siblings.
He will be greatly missed and forever loved by his three children, Marianne (William) Ingerson of Oswego, Terry (Emily) Donahue of Maryland and Lori (Ric Davis) Donahue of Liverpool; four grandchildren, Alisha (Timmy) McLaughlin, Tara (Jeff) Clark, Zachary Donahue and Sydney Donahue; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be held on Thursday, July 21, from 3 to 6 p.m. at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay St., Fulton.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, July 22, at 9 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, corner of South Third and Buffalo streets, Fulton.
Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton.
For those wishing, memorials may be made the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675, in Jerry’s memory.
Foster Funeral Home, Inc.