DONAHIE, Margaret, M. 82, of Wheeling, W.Va. died Monday, August 6, 2012 at home surrounded by her family.
She was born in Wheeling on October 4, 1929, a daughter to the late William and Blanche Heller Baum. She was a member of St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Wheeling, the Women’s Guild at St. Alphonsus, and the former Blessed Trinity Women’s Club.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, William J. Baum and Robert L. Baum, and one sister, Freda Lewicki.
She is survived by her loving husband, Thomas “Terry” T. Donahie of Wheeling; three daughters, Kelly Frank Jr. Smila of Wheeling, Kimberly Donahie of Wheeling, and Kristine Timothy Stephens of Wheeling; one son, Kevin Marleah Donahie of Wheeling; four grandchildren, Zachary and Ryan Stephens, and Kali and Karson Donahie; several nieces and nephews, including two special nieces, Kathleen John Dalek, and Judith Jay Prager, and one special nephew, Larry Shelly Lewicki.
Friends will be received Thursday, August 9, 2012 from 2-8 pm at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Friday, August 10, 2012 at 11 a.m. at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, Wheeling with Rev. Francis O’Kruta as celebrant.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Valley Hospice and their staff.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Easter Seals West Virginia, 1305 National Road, Wheeling, W.Va. 26003, Valley Hospice, 10686 State Route 150, Rayland, Ohio, 43943, and to St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, 2111 Market Street, Wheeling, W.Va. 26003.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at altmeyer.com