It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our devoted Husband, Father, Grandfather and Great- Grand Father. “Irish” Jim entered into rest after a short illness at the Brockville General Hospital Charles Street Site on Thursday October 16th, 2014. Beloved husband of Mary Donaghue. Loving father of Anne Bowie (Michael) of Ottawa, John Donaghue of Brockville, Rob Donaghue (Virginia) of Barrie, daughter-in-law Angie Donaghue (the late Mark Donaghue), Beth Peyman (Steven) of Brockville, Chris Donaghue of Montreal and Matthew of Brockville. Cherished grandfather of Joseph Bowie (Krystal), Patrick Bowie, Matthew Peyman (Marina), Haley Peyman, Megan Todd (Trevor), Kasey Donaghue (Leah), Rylee Donaghue, Noah Donaghue and Luke Donaghue and great- grandchild Freya. Also survived by sisters and brothers-in-law, nieces and nephews. Also predeceased by his parents John and Elizabeth (Hart) Donaghue, brothers Nick and Francis Donaghue and a sister Mary Donaghue.
Family and friends may call at the Barclay Funeral Home, 137 Pearl Street East on Friday, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. The Liturgy of the Christian Funeral will be Celebrated at St. Francis Xavier Church, Brockville, Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 10 am. In memoriams to Making Play Possible and Brockville and District Hospital Foundation Palliative Care would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. Interment will follow at St. Francis Xavier Cemetery. Messages of condolences may be sent on line at www.barclayfuneralhome.com.