It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Donna Marie Hickey on October 20, 2019 at the Saint John Regional Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Saint John on November 28, 1938, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Genevieve (Murray) Hickey.
She is survived by her sister Elizabeth Chaisson and her brothers, Gerald and Daniel Hickey; nieces and nephews, Anne Louise, Paula, Carl, John, Mark, Beth Ann, Patty, David, Kaitlin, Alexandra and Erin. Along with her parents, she was predeceased by her brother Carl Hickey.
Donna was a graduate of Saint John Vocational School and was employed for a number of years as a care provider at the South End Day Care Center. She was an active participant in the religious and social activities of Saint John the Baptist Church. Donna was a member of the Catholic Women’s League for over 30 years and was a Minister of Hospitality at the Cathedral for many years. She resided at the Harborside Residence where she was active in the recreational and social programs.
The family wishes to express their appreciation to Shelly, and the care staff on 4BSouth at the SJRH.
Arrangements are entrusted to Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road (646-2424) where visitation will be held on Thursday from 4-8pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Friday, October 25, 2019 at 12:10pm from the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception with interment to follow in St. Joseph’s Cemetery. The family would like any donations to be made to the South End Day Care or to the charity of the donor’s choice.
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Donations may be made to:
South End Day Care
310 Prince William Street, Saint John NB E2L 2C2
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Donna Marie Hickey November 28 1938 October 20 2019 (age 80)..
Death notice for the town of: Saint-John, Province: Nouveau-Brunswick