Dan Donnelley, March 4, 2008

John Walsh and Bryan Dunigan sent the news of our classmate Dan Donnelley's death March 4, 2008:

DONNELLY, Daniel Patrick

Of Kalamazoo

Died March 4, 2008 at his residence.  Daniel was born August 8, 1946 in Canton, Ohio the son of Patrick and Dolores (Hogan) Donnelly.  Daniel received a bachelor’s degree in English (1968) and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Notre Dame (1972).  He practiced law in both Michigan and Indiana.  He was an attorney for the city of Kalamazoo and the state of Michigan.  He was general Counsel for the Eli Lilly Pharmaceutical Company in Indianapolis.  The remaining time he spent in general practice in both Michigan and Indiana.  He was preceded in death by his parents Patrick and Dolores.  Surviving are two children; Laura (Joe) Pleva of Grosse Pointe Park, MI, Patrick Donnelly of Kalamazoo, three granddaughters; Clare, Cecilia, Colleen and one sister, Kathleen (Fred) West of Mentor, Ohio and niece Kara West of Ohio.  Cremation will take place.  A funeral mass will be celebrated at 2:00 pm on Friday March 14, 2008 at St. Tom’s on the park at 414 W. South St.  Please visit www.lifestorynet.com where you can sign his guestbook or share a memory.  Memorial contributions may be made to the English Department at the University of Notre Dame. Arrangements by Life Story Funeral Home, Betzler-Kalamazoo 6080 Stadium Drive 375-2900. 


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