She was born in Oswego and was the daughter of the late Edward and Louise Schmidt Czirr.
Mrs. Donovan was the wife of Joseph F. Donovan.
She was a life resident of Oswego and a member of the Grace Lutheran Church.
Mrs. Donovan was a long time member of the Buccaneer Boosters and an avid baseball fan.
In addition to her husband she is survived by three children, Anne L. (Donald) Coniski of Oswego, Joseph F. Donovan, II of Lexington Park, Maryland, Michael T. (Kellie) Donovan of Oswego and four grandchildren, Matthew Donovan, Nick Shepard, Jack Donovan and Audrey Donovan.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by two brothers, Edward W. Czirr, Lawrence R. Czirr, two sisters, Marie C. Bird and Mildred C. McCann.
Calling hours will be Friday 4-7PM at the Dain-Cullinan Funeral Home. Private entombment services will be in All Saints Mausoleum at a later date.
In Lieu of flowers please make memorial contributions to the Garrett Dunsmoor Foundation, 4441 County Route 4, Oswego, NY 13126