Matthew J. Donovan

Donovan, Matthew J. for website only

Matthew J. Donovan, of Milton, formerly of County Cork, Ireland, January 22, 2015.

Beloved husband of Veronica (Burke) Donovan. Loving father of the late John P. Donovan and Kathleen Donovan. Father-in-law of Marie P. Donovan of Dorchester. Papa of Kayla Donovan. Brother of Hughie O’Donovan of Ireland, Ellen Kelleher of Dorchester, John O’Donovan and Neil O’Donovan, both of Ireland and the late Nora O’Donovan, Humphrey O’Donovan, Maurice Donovan and Jeremiah O’Donovan. Brother-in-law of Maureen Donovan, Joan O’Donovan, Mary O’Donovan, Anne O’Donovan, Eileen O’Donovan, Theresa O’Donovan and the late William Kelleher. Matt is also survived by many nieces, nephews and friends.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Gregory Church, 2223 Dorchester Avenue, Dorchester, 02124, Monday January 26 at 10:00 AM. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours at Dolan Funeral Home, 1140 Washington Street, DORCHESTER LOWER MILLS, Sunday 4-8 PM. Interment Milton Cemetery.

US Army veteran, Korea. In lieu of flowers, donations in Matt’s memory may be made to Saint Gregory Church, address above. Former proprietor of Donovan’s Village Tavern and Restaurant of Lower Mills.