June 28, 2016

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David J. Donafee

David John Donafee, 42, of Brunswick, passed away suddenly Thursday, Feb. 14, 2008, on his route as a letter carrier for the U.S. Postal Service.

He was born April 29, 1965, in Parma. Mr. Donafee was a letter carrier for the Postal Service for 14 years. He was very involved in children’s hockey.

Mr. Donafee is survived by his wife of 17½ years, Sandi (nee Blazek) Donafee of Brunswick, sons, Derek David and Liam Paul of Brunswick; mother, Rose Donafee of Brook Park; sisters, Debra (Mark) Jasany of Broadview Heights and Brenda Bryan of Brook Park; brother, Eric Paul (Kathleen) Donafee of Middleburg Heights; sister-in-law, Marie (Mike) Becvar; brother-in-law, George Blazek; nieces and nephews, April Cipo, Sarah (Richard) Donafee, James and Heather Bryan, Anthony Jasany and Michael Becvar; and great-nephew, Michael Paul.

He was preceded in death by his father, Eric Donafee.

Service: 10 a.m. Thursday at Westwood Abbey at Sunset Memorial Park, 6265 Columbia Road, North Olmsted. Pastor Schaffer will officiate.

Burial: Sunset Memorial Park, North Olmsted.

Visiting hours: 6 to 9 p.m. today and 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Waite & Son Funeral Homes, Brunswick Chapel, 3300 Center Road (state Route 303 at Interstate 71).

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made at any Charter One Bank to the David Donafee Memorial Fund.

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