July 9, 1965 – January 6, 2014
Patrick Anthony Donahey passed away Monday, January 6, 2014 at the age of 48. He was born July 9, 1965 in Des Moines, IA to John Sr. and Patricia Donahey.
His memory will be cherished by his father, John Donahey, Sr.; four siblings, John Donahey Jr., Danny Donahey, Ann (Ron) Brown and James (Angela) Donahey; ten nieces and nephews, Kelly Donahey, David Donahey, Michelle Donahey, John Donahey, Elizabeth Brown, Thomas Donahey, Emma Donahey, William Donahey and Eli Donahey. Patrick was preceded in death by his mother, Patricia Donahey; sister, Mischelle Donahey and four grandparents.
Patrick will be remembered as a generous son, brother and uncle who loved his family dearly. He enjoyed NASCAR, supporting Tony Stewart, listening to country music and playing the lottery. Patrick was an excellent cook who specialized in Bar–B-Que Ribs and making eggs. He will be missed by all who knew him.
A memorial visitation will be Thursday, January 9, 2014 from 6 to 8 p.m. with a Rosary Service at 7 p.m. at Merle Hay Funeral Home, 4400 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines.Information provided by: Merle Hay Funeral Home 4400 Merle Hay Road Des Moines, IA 50310 www.meaningfulfunerals.net