Official Obituary of

Grace Irene Robb Bowman Donohue

January 7, 1936 ~ February 12, 2024 (age 88) 88 Years Old

Grace Irene Bowman Donohue Obituary

Lisbon- Grace Irene Robb Bowman Donohue, 88, passed away peacefully at 4:27pm, Monday, February 12, 2024 at Blossom Nursing and Rehabilitation Center following an extended illness.

Grace was born January 7, 1936 in Fairfield Township, a daughter of the late William and Mary Irene Robb and had been a life resident of the area.

She was a member of the Salem United Methodist Church and a homemaker.  She will be fondly remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother and how she loved making ceramics and pottery.

Grace was preceded in death by her first husband, Dale W. Bowman, whom she married April 11, 1959, on February 15, 1994 and by her second husband, Charles Donohue, whom she married June 3, 2000, on May 10, 2004.

She leaves to cherish her memory her sons, Gerry J. Bowman and his wife, Katherine and Glen G. and his wife, Melinda, both of Lisbon and Ted W. Bowman and his wife, Claudia of Champion; sister, Shirley Everett and her husband, Wayne of Leetonia; 6 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husbands, Grace was also preceded in death by her sisters, Doris Naughton, Betty Hauter, and Mary Beede; and by her brothers, Eugene, Richard, William and Carl Robb.

Funeral services will be held at 1pm, Friday, February 16, 2024 at the Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home with Pastor Patrick Smith officiating.  Burial will follow at the Clarkson Cemetery.

The family will receive friends and family from 11am until the time of services Friday at the funeral home.

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February 16, 2024

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home
215 West Lincoln Way
Lisbon, OH 44432

Funeral Service
February 16, 2024

1:00 PM
Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home
215 West Lincoln Way
Lisbon, OH 44432


Clarkson Cemetery
10821 Sprucevale Rd.
Rogers, OH 44455


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