Evelyn G. “Eve” Donovan (nee Martin), 88, a Brookfield resident for 55 years, died on July 21, 2016.
Ms. Donovan was a bookkeeper and worked for several meat packing companies in Chicago. She was a volunteer at Hinsdale Hospital for 25 years and served on the Board of Volunteers and the Civic Advisory Board at the hospital.
She enjoyed traveling and attending plays at the Theater of Western Spring and was a longtime member of St. Barbara’s Council of Catholic Women, serving as its president and vice president.
Ms. Donovan is survived by her children, Starr Donovan, Rick Donovan, Robin Stuker and Michael (Karen) Donovan; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and her sister, Joyce Helmsetter.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond V. Donovan.
Visitation will be at Johnson Funeral Home, 3847 Prairie Ave., Brookfield, on Thursday, July 28 from 4 to 9 p.m. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, July 29 at 10 a.m. at St. Barbara Church, 4008 Prairie Ave. in Brookfield, followed by entombment at Christ the King Mausoleum of Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.
Memorials donations are appreciated to the Hinsdale Hospital Volunteer Program, 120 N. Oak St., Hinsdale, Illinois, 60521.