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Rita M. Donovan (nee Ciao) passed away on Friday September 6, 2019 at Holy Redeemer Hospice in Meadowbrook after a long illness at the age of 86.

Beloved wife of William F. Donovan. Devoted mother of William F. Donovan III (Ellen) and Christopher Donovan (Margaret). Loving Mom Mom of William IV and Nicholas. Dear sister of Anthony Ciao, Fred Ciao and Theresa Ciao. Also survived by her nieces and nephews.

Relatives and Friends are invited to attend her Viewing and Funeral Thursday 9:30 AM St. Katherine of Siena Church, 9700 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia PA 19114 followed by her Funeral Mass 10:30 AM. Rite of Committal Resurrection Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers contributions in her memory to the American Cancer Society, 1818 Market Street Philadelphia PA 19103 would be appreciated.

John F. Fluehr & Sons, Inc.

Funeral Home Serving Families Since 1898

3301 Cottman Avenue
Philadelphia PA 19149


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