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Donna J. Hurley
  • Donations in Donna's name to Mass Maritime Academy Foundation or Lasell College would be appreciated.

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“Dear Dick,We were shocked and saddened to learn of Donna's passing. She was such a classy lady and member of the academy family. We will always...Read More »
1 of 22 | Posted by: George Gillis - Cataumet, MA

“I first met Donna at an ALUMS Club meeting. Subsequently she modeled for me in a club fashion show called Traveling in Style. She was so...Read More »
2 of 22 | Posted by: Susan Rawson - Sarasota, FL

“Maggie and I both feel very honored that we had the opportunity to meet Donna She was a very special person.John and Maggie Pardi ”
3 of 22 | Posted by: john pardi - Bradenton, FL

“Dear Dick Donna will always be remembered for her kindness, help and influence during my time with Foreign Commerce Club. We always enjoyed her...Read More »
4 of 22 | Posted by: Anthony & Lorna Bognanno - MA

“I was lucky enough to work with and become friends with Donna while she was Managing the clubhouse at Eastward Ho Country Club in Chatham while I was...Read More »
5 of 22 | Posted by: Jodie Riley Lossio - Boston, MA

“Richard, Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Ruthie Bianco, MaryLou Jackson's sister. ”
6 of 22 | Posted by: Ruthie Bianco - Dania Beach, FL

“As a life long cousin we share many memories. Donna will be missed by all of us. Our heartfelt sympathy to Dick at his most difficult time. May...Read More »
7 of 22 | Posted by: Ross de Garis - Venice, FL

“Dick : my prayers are with you..Donna and I spent many happy days at SVDP Thrift shop..she will be sorely missed.June Chabot...Mashpee MA ”
8 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“Dick, Donna was a loving, class act. She moved from being my first boss at Eastward Ho! (and a Ross to boot) to a valued friend throughout the...Read More »
9 of 22 | Posted by: Paul Morrison - Cow Cob, CT

“Dick - We miss Donna already. Rick and I were so happy to have had her as part of our lives over the past few years, sharing in our joys of the boy...Read More »
10 of 22 | Posted by: Trudy & Rick Avery - Sandwich, MA

“Love you Donna, Love you Dick. With heartfelt wishes, your friend, Holly. ”
11 of 22 | Posted by: Holly - Mattapoisett, MA - friend

“Dick, I am so very sorry for your loss. Donna was such a gracious and kind person and so full of life and joy. Sending thoughts and prayers to you....Read More »
12 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“Dick, We are so sorry for your loss. Donna was a good friend and I enjoyed our relationship. She will be missed. Our prayers and thoughts are with...Read More »
13 of 22 | Posted by: Ben and Chris Burgio - MA

“Dick,Our hearts are with you at this most difficult time.You certainly shared a wonderful life with Donna and were there for her in her difficult...Read More »
14 of 22 | Posted by: Ross de Garis - Venice, FL

“Dear Dick, my heart go out to you for your loss... Stuart Eldridge & Family ”
15 of 22 | Posted by: STUART ELDRIDGE - WESTWOOD, MA

“To Donna, I LOVED as aunt not just cousin. She came to visit me in nursing home 2 years ago. What a surprise! I was so pleased. I will miss our...Read More »
16 of 22 | Posted by: Linda Bartnowski - Lunenburg, MA

“The world has lost a true "Lady", we are better for the few years we have been privileged to have Donna as a friend, although, we always think of her...Read More »
17 of 22 | Posted by: Dee & Chuck Gilmor - Gainesville, GA

“Dear Dick, words can not describe how sorry we where to here of Donna's passing, she was a true friend and I considered her to be one of my family. ...Read More »
18 of 22 | Posted by: Mary Lou Jackson - Braintree, MA

“We hope that you can find some comforti n your many special memories and in the thought of the happy years you shared. I will miss her and I am...Read More »
19 of 22 | Posted by: Donna Gilberti - Sarasota, FL

“My sincere prayers for Donna Hurley, my dear friend. A most unusual woman who brought love and kindness to all who met her.Her genrous heart and...Read More »
20 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Dick, So sorry for your loss. Donna will be dearly missed on Hollidge Hill Lane. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. ”
21 of 22 | Posted by: Chuck and Susan Sawyer - MA

“Dear Dick, My sincere Condolances on Donna's passing, it was shocking to hear. For the short time I knew her, really enjoyed her company and...Read More »
22 of 22 | Posted by: Mary T. Hause - Scituate, MA

Donna J. Hurley, 81, of Marstons Mills, MA and Sarasota, FL. passed away Feb 27 in Sarasota.
Survived by her husband Richard C. Hurley of 33 years, step mother of Kara Ryan, her husband Steve, and their children Sabrina and Kirby of Dover, MA,; and Richard D. Hurley, his wife Lotus, and their daughter, Audrey, of Manchester, New Hampshire. Predeceased by her parents, George and Grace (Griffin) Ross of Watertown, MA. Very good friend of Pat Adams of Stoneham, MA, and Pat Simmons of West Yarmouth, MA. Donna was a 1953 graduate of Lasell College, a former member of Club Managers; Recipient of Retail Sales award for Filene's Department Store, 1995; Secretary for many years of the Foreign Commerce Club of Boston, Donna was also a member of the Lasell College Board of Overseers and a member of many social organizations in Sarasota, FL.
Her funeral will be from the Eaton & Mackay Funeral Home 465 Centre St. Newton Corner on Fri Mar 6 at 9:30 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in Sacred Heart Church Newton Centre at 10:30 AM. Friends and relatives are kindly invited. Visiting hours Thurs 4-7 PM. Interment Newton Cemetery.
Donations in Donna's name to Mass Maritime Academy Foundation or Lasell College would be appreciated.

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