September 9, 1953

May 5, 2019


Mr. Dominic (Don) Donovan of Upper Island Cove passed peacefully away at his private residence on Sunday, May 5, 2019.  Mr. Donovan was 65 years old.  


He leaves to mourn his loving family:

Wife of 44 Years: Shirley Donovan

3 Wonderful Sons: Brian (Corinne), Clifford (Jennifer) & Robby (Jennifer)

Precious Grandchildren: Noah, Nicholas, Kyle, Jesse, Chase, Jayden, Jaxon and his Princess Daisy

Brothers: Mick (Michelle) & Jack

Sisters: Joan (Bert), Bridget Rose, Ann (Irving), Chris (Gerry), Phil (Don) & Jackie (Ross)

Brothers-in-law: Johnnie (Gladys), Walter (Dottie) & Randell (Janice)

Sister-in-law: Sadie (Jerry)


And a large circle of nieces, nephews, family & friends


Predeceased By:

Parents: John & Rita Donovan

Brother: Bernard

Niece: Jennifer

Parents-in-law: Albert & Myra Drover

Brothers-in-law: Clyde & Pat

Sister-in-law: Donna


The Funeral Service will be held at 7 P.M. on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 from Slade’s Funeral Home, Upper Island Cove.


The family will be receiving relatives and friends at Slade’s Funeral Home, Cranes Road, Upper Island Cove on Tuesday: 2-5 P.M.& 7 - 9 P.M.


In lieu of flowers, as expressions of sympathy, donations may be made in his loving memory to ALS Newfoundland & Labrador.


For further information please call Slade’s Funeral Home, Upper Island Cove at 589-2250.


Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Slade’s Funeral Home, serving Carbonear, Upper Island Cove, Bay Roberts and surrounding areas.  


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Once again you have been there for us, through the years being such a comfort to us - knowing we can depend on you for anything or everything. Thanks could never be enough or no words could express the appreciation we have for all of you. Thank you all so much for your comfort, kindness, and support through another difficult time.

The Dwyer, White, & Kavanagh Families


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