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Michael Jay Donahue

April 2, 1962 May 20, 2019
Michael Jay Donahue
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RUMFORD, ME – Michael Jay Donahue, 57, of Rumford, died Monday, May 20, 2019 at his residence with his loving family by his side.
He was born in Rumford, Maine on April 2, 1962, the son of George and Pauline (Buck) Donahue, graduated from Rumford High School Class of 1980, and served in the U. S. Army National Guard
Michael worked 11 years for Community Concepts and the most recent 3 years as a security guard for Securitas Company at Riverview Psychiatric Center, Augusta, Maine.
He was a member of the Peru American Legion. He enjoyed the outdoors hunting and fishing and especially loved spending time with his family and barbecues.
He was married March 18, 2017 in Garland, Maine to Colleen Pike-Korrecta who survives of Rumford. Other survivors include his mother Pauline Donahue of Rumford; son Terry Smith, II of Mexico; 3 daughters Jessica Smith-Suitter and husband Donnie of Belmont, NH, Christina Shirley and husband Wayne of Milledgeville, GA, and Mechelle-Lee Best and husband Randy of Florissant, CO; step-sons Brad Dubay of Palmyra, ME, Phil Dubay of Barberton, OH, and Joey Dodge of Fairfield, ME; 3 sisters Gail Desmond and husband Donald of FL, Pauline Jamison of Peru, and Helen Donahue of Rumford; 4 brothers Patrick Donahue and wife Tina of Germany, Leo Donahue of Dixfield, Peter Donahue of Rumford, and David Donahue and wife Lisa of Rumford; and many grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews; and was predeceased by his father George Donahue, a sister Mary Ann Melville, 2 brothers George “Andy” Donahue and John Donahue and his first wife Jacqueline Rankins.
The family would like to thank the staff at Androscoggin Home Health & Hospice for their special care of Michael during the last 5 days of his life.
Friends are invited to share their thoughts, condolences and fond memories online at
Graveside services will be conducted 2 PM Tuesday, May 28, 2019. Interment will be in the Demerritt Cemetery, Peru, ME. In lieu of flowers, please send contributions in Michael Donahue’s memory to the Hospice House, 236 Stetson Road, Auburn, Maine 04210. Arrangements are under the care of the MEADER & SON FUNERAL HOME, CREMATION AND MONUMENT SERVICES, 3 Franklin Street, P. O. Box 537, Rumford, ME 04276

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2:00 PM 5/28/2019 2:00:00 PM
Demeritt Cemetery

Peru, ME

Demeritt Cemetery
Peru, ME
United States

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West Peru, ME

West Peru ME
United States

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236 Stetson Road, Auburn, Maine 04210

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