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September 26, 2012

Janet R. Donahue

Janet R. Donahue
Janet R. Donahue, age 73, of Brewster, died Saturday, September 22, 2012, at Sunset Cottage in Worthington
Janet R. Donahue, age 73, of Brewster, died Saturday, September 22, 2012, at Sunset Cottage in Worthington. She was born November 23, 1938, in Alba Twp; Jackson County, MN; to Thomas and Rose (Thiner) Bohn. She graduated from Brewster High School. Janet was united in marriage to Eugene Donahue, on April 4, 1956 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Brewster. They lived in the Brewster area almost their entire married lives. Janet worked for Campbell Soup, Michaels Steak House and K-Mart as a department manager, for many years, she retired in 1983. She was a member of the Brewster Drum and Bugle Corp, Brewster Ladies Auxiliary, Sacred Heart Catholic Church where she was involved with Ladies Aid. She enjoyed playing bingo, watching the Minnesota Twins, and spending time with her family especially her grandchildren. Janet is survived by her husband Eugene Donahue, Brewster; four children, Connie (Paul) Krause, Truman, MN; Randy (Lorna) Donahue, Fulda; Jami (Kevin) Buntjer, Worthington; Corey Donahue, Las Vegas, NV; ten grandchildren, seventeen great grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren; twelve brothers and sisters, Don (Vicky) Bohn, Victoria, MN; Leo (Patricia) Bohn, Brewster; Viola Busch, Worthington; Leola (Richard) Vig, Rice, MN; Margaret (Don) Malenke, Round Lake; Rita (Phil) Smith, Worthington; Raymond (Peg) Bohn, Eagan, MN; Gerald (Connie) Bohn, Boise, ID; Thomas (Joyce) Bohn Jr., Brewster; Robert (Tami) Bohn, Brewster; Brian (Anita) Bohn, St. Peter; Richard (Kathy) Bohn, Seattle, WA; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and two grandsons; Jayden and Aiden Winch. Visitation will be Wednesday, September 26, 2012, from 5-8 P.M. at the Dingmann Funeral Home in Worthington; with a prayer service at 7:30 PM and also one hour prior to the service at the church on Thursday. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 A.M. Thursday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Brewster with Father Russell Scepaniak officiating. Burial will be at Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery, in Brewster. To view an online obituary please visit

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