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A Mass of Christian Burial for Patricia L. Donohue of Williamsville and Point Abino, Ont., was offered today in St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church, Amherst.

Burial was in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Town of Tonawanda.

Mrs. Donohue died Thursday (Nov. 19, 1998) in her home after a long illness. She was 63.

Born Patricia Lewis in Fort Erie, Ont., she attended St. Paul's Elementary School and Mount St. Mary's Academy.

Her favorite pastimes were bowling, golfing and reading. She was an avid Buffalo Bills fan. She also traveled extensively throughout the world with her husband of 42 years, William.

Mrs. Donohue was a member of the Buffalo Canoe Club and was a Eucharistic minister and Parish Council president at St. Gregory the Great Church. She also served as president of the Bishop's Committee and was a member of the Foundation for International Cooperation.

In addition to her husband, survivors include four daughters, Kathleen Behan of Williamsville, Patricia Burns of Pittsburgh, Constance Lalonde of Windsor, Ont., and Karen Hoerner of Newstead; two sisters, Dale D'Alessio of Chicago and Constance Weir;two brothers, John Lewis of California and Joseph Lewis; and five grandchildren.[ktren]

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