Patricia Donovan, 77, of Marlborough


Patricia DonovanMarlborough – Patricia (Mancini) Donovan, daughter of the late Alphonse and Eleanor Mancini, passed away at the age of 77 at the Embrace Hospice House in Conway, S.C. after a long struggle with her health.

She is survived by her daughter, Sheryl Evans and her husband Philip; daughter Deborah Johnson; daughter Lisa Shumski and her husband John; and son Tony Donovan and his wife Sharon. She is also survived by 15 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.

Pat grew up in Bristol, R.I. and Hudson. She moved to Marlborough where she lived until she retired in 2003 from EMC Corporation in Hopkinton where she was the Purchasing Supervisor.

Pat had been active with her congregation, Advancing the Kingdom Church, and loved family gatherings and her precious pup Penny.

A memorial service will take place Saturday, July 20, with a calling hour from 10-11 a.m. followed by a service at 11 a.m. at the Slattery Funeral Home, 40 Pleasant St., Marlborough.

The family would like you to consider a donation to Crescent Hospice at 1370 Browning Road, Suite 120 Columbia, SC 29210. You may also contribute by visiting