Regina R. Donahue

December 9, 1946 - October 23, 2019

12/09/1946 - 10/23/2019

Regina Ruth Donahue 72 of Shadyside, Ohio passed away on October 23, 2019, at Lizas Place in Wheeling, WV.
She was born December 9, 1946, in Martin’s Ferry, a daughter of the late Thomas N. and Leatrice M. Graham Marling.
She was a homemaker and a born again Christian, who is well remembered for her love of singing and beautiful voice.
Preceding her in death were her husband, William P. Donahue in 1987 and a son, Michael P. Donahue in 2003.
Surviving are her children Lee Donahue, Lorraine Donahue, and Jeana Donahue all of Shadyside, OH, a granddaughter, Savannah L. Babb of Shadyside, OH, her best friend of 40 years, Sue Junkins of Shadyside, OH, her beloved sister-in-law, Marlyn Marling of Shadyside, OH, and three step-siblings, Jo Ellen Strama Roshak, Jordan Strama, and Jeff Strama, along with several nieces and nephews. Burial will be at the convenience of the family at PowhatanCemetery.
Arrangements by Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home, Shadyside, OH.
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Tammy McKnight
4 years ago

My condolences and prayers goes out to her family and friends

Jeana Donahue
4 years ago

Mom, you were the best! I know we had a somewhat contentious relationship, but I feel so lost without you now! I know you are no longer suffering, and you’re with Daddy and Mike! Say hello for me! I love you Momma!

Savannah Babb
4 years ago

Grandma, I’m going to miss you so much. Sure will miss your delicious dressing at Thanksgiving time and all the good food you made for us. Rest now because your sickness has ended. Love you forever, Savannah Babb

Sue Junkins
4 years ago

To ‘Jink’…Fly high my friend in Heaven with no pain/suffering. We will all miss you and never forget you. *You did get there before me…just like you said. Until me meet again… Love, your friend Sue smile