Ann Marie Donegan

| 28 Sep 2017 | 06:29

    Ann Marie Donegan of Goshen entered into rest on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. She was 86.
    The daughter of Martin Schmidt and Ann Crowley Schmidt, she was born on Aug. 10, 1931, in New York City.
    Ann Marie was a graduate of Our Lady of Good Counsel College.
    She was most proud of being a mother, and after raising her children, she worked as a teacher for the Clarkstown School District.
    She was a talented singer and pianist who loved to travel and especially enjoyed spending time with her family.
    She is survived by her six children: Kenneth Donegan; Denise Gass (Jerry); Patricia Stephens (Paul); Gerard Donegan (Stacey); Claire Cashman (Bob); and Robert Donegan (Denise); 18 grandchildren; two great grandsons; one great granddaughter; sister-in-law Sister Margaret Donegan SC. She is further survived by several nieces and nephews.
    She was predeceased by her husband Edward Donegan and brother Martin Schmidt Jr.
    Visitation was held Sept. 24 at T.S. Purta Funeral Home, 22 Glenmere Ave., Florida.
    A Funeral Mass was held Sept. 25 at St. Joseph Church, 20 Glenmere Ave., Florida.
    Burial was in the Orange County Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Goshen, NY.
    Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice.
    Funeral arrangements were under the direction of the T.S. Purta Funeral Home.
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