Obituary of Jean Cecile Donohue
Jean Cecile Donohue, 79 years of age died on November 29, 2020 at home overlooking her pond in Blairstown, NJ. She was born in Newark, NJ to Francis and Jean Hannick (nee Dusold) and raised in North Arlington. She attended Queen of Peace from Kindergarten to 12th grade. Mrs. Donohue was an elementary school teacher in Lyndhurst, NJ for over 30 years. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, knitting and her many pets. She was especially happy spending winters at her home in Naples, Fl. Most dear to her was her wonderful group of friends that started out known as Stitch and Chat almost 40 years ago. Jean was the devoted mother of daughter Jennifer McGuire and her husband Michael of Cedar Grove, NJ and son, Brendan Donohue of Hampton Bays, NY. She was the cherished grandmother of James and Mollie. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Jean's name to Save the Orphan Pets, Inc., 110 Nightingale Rd., Blairstown, NJ 07825. A funeral liturgy will be held on December 5, 2020, at 11:30 AM, St. Jude Roman Catholic Church, 7 Eisenhower Church, Blairstown, NJ 07825. Arrangements are under the direction of Newbaker Funeral Home, 200 Route 94, Blairstown, NJ 07825.
Saturday, December 5, 2020
St. Jude Roman Catholic Church
7 Eisenhower Road
Blairstown, New Jersey, United States
Final Resting Place
H.G. Smith Crematory
2120 North 5th Street
Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
Who We Are:
Newbaker Funeral Home, Blairstown, NJ is a family owned full service funeral home that has been serving families since 1920.
P.O. Box 224
Blairstown, NJ 07825
Phone: (908) 362-6341