Chuck served in the U.S. Navy during WWII and retired as a plumber and pipefitter for Local 219 after many years. He loved spending time outdoors, hunting, camping and was a member of his local Masonic Lodge. Chuck is survived by his wife of over 30 years, Valerie A. (Tholt) Donahue; children, Kathleen A. Flowers, Charles Patrick Donahue, III and Margie E. (Henry L.) Blume; stepchildren, Gerald W. (Susan M.) Young, Linda M. (Gary) Kellar and Julianne (Terry) Kuhn; 13 grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Eileen and Bonnie; stepdaughter, Laurie Trusky; former wife Ruth; and great granddaughters, Audrey and Leigh.
Special thanks to all the staff at Hospice Care Center on Ridgewood Road for their compassionate care. A graveside service will be held at 11 A.M.. on Thursday, November 21, 2013 at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman, OH.
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