Catherine M Donnellan

September 3, 1934 ~ March 27, 2022 (age 87)


DONNELLAN, Catherine M, 87, of Bozrah, CT died March 27, 2022. Mrs. Donnellan was born on Sep 3, 1934 in New York City, daughter of the late Catherine (Fenton) and Reginald Williams. She married John R Donnellan on Jan 25, 1958 at Holy Name Church in New York City.

She was preceded in death by her husband John and is survived by her 5 children: Maureen (Timothy) James of Olney, MD; Patricia (Michael) Etter of Elizabeth City, NC; Kathleen Kaiser of Norwich, CT; John (Carrie) Donnellan of Suffolk, VA; and Patrick (Tammi) Donnellan of Quaker Hill, CT; and 8 granddaughters, 6 grandsons, 3 great grandsons and 2 great granddaughters. She is also survived by a sister Ann Travers of St Augustine, FL.

Catherine was a 1952 graduate of Blessed Sacrament High School in New York City. She and her family resided in Salem, CT from 1966 to 1994. She was a Religion instructor at Our Lady of the Lakes Church; a Girl Scouts leader and Boy Scouts treasurer; and Salem Public Health Nursing Treasurer.

Calling Hours will be Wednesday March 30, 2022 from 5 to 7 PM at the Cummings-Gagne Funeral Home 82 Cliff Street Norwich, CT.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday March 31, 2022 at 10:30 AM at Sarcred Heart Church 52 W Town St Norwichtown, CT with burial to follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery 600 Jefferson Ave New London, CT.

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March 30, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Cummings - Gagne Funeral Home
82 Cliff St.
Norwich, CT 06360

Mass of Christian Burial
March 31, 2022

10:30 AM
Sacred Heart Church, Norwichtown

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