Kathleen Donahue Obituary

Kathleen  Donahue
Kathleen Donahue
Kathleen Donahue

November 17, 1921 - November 2, 2005
Born in Waterloo, IA
Resided in Urbandale, IA
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Kathleen Donahue passed away at home on November 2, 2005. Funeral Mass will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, November 5 at St. Pius X Catholic Church with burial following at Resthaven Cemetery.

Kathleen was born November 17, 1921 in Waterloo, the daughter of Roy J. and Gertrude (Nolan) Chevalier. After graduating high school, Kathleen worked as a telephone operator and then a bank teller. She had worked at Sears as a hearing aid technician and later as a receiving room clerk until her retirement. She was a member of St. Pius Catholic Church and Rosary and of the Catholic Daughters. She was an active volunteer at her church.

She is survived by her sons, Michael (Patricia) Donahue of Sonoma, CA, Patrick Donahue of Fort Meyers Beach, FL and Timothy (Elise) Donahue of Iowa City; daughters, Mary (Steve) Yochum of Des Moines, Carol Donahue of San Diego, CA and Diane (Thomas) Donahue of Salt Lake City, UT; grandsons, Christopher (Jen) Donahue of Boulder, CO and Matthew Yochum of Los Angles, CA; granddaughter, Hanna Reichler of Salt Lake City, UT; great-grandchildren, Joshua and Zoey Donahue of Boulder, CA; six nieces; and two nephews. Kathleen was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Lester.

A visitation will be held on Friday, November 4 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Westover Funeral Home with a Vigil Service at 7 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association.





Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Friday, November 4, 2005
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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St. Pius X Catholic Church
3663 66th Street
Urbandale, IA US 50322
Saturday, November 5, 2005
11:00 AM
Resthaven Cemetery
801 19th Street
West Des Moines, IA 50265
Saturday, November 5, 2005


American Heart Association
1111 Ninth Street
Des Moines, IA 50314