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Eleanora M. Donnelly

December 21, 1937 January 23, 2019
Eleanora M. Donnelly
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Eleanora M. Donnelly, 81, of Gettysburg, PA died suddenly, Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at her home.
Born December 21, 1937 in Manhattan, NY she was the daughter of the late Wilhelm and Elisabet (Kennel) Lederhilger.
Mrs. Donnelly was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church. She worked as a waitress at various restaurants throughout her life, including, Dunlap’s Family Restaurant, Friendly’s, and Perkins, in the Gettysburg area.
Eleanora is survived by her four children, Jamie Donnelly and his wife Eileen, of New Oxford, PA, Francine Mahoney and her husband William, of the Bronx, NY, Kathleen Donnelly, of Florida, Alan Donnelly, of the Bronx, NY, five grandchildren, Bridget, Ian, Lynn Marie, Donna Marie, Lauren, and two great grandchildren, Drew and Gabriel. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother Robert Lederhilger.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11:00 AM, Wednesday, January 30, 2019, at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 25 West High St., Gettysburg, PA. The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM, Tuesday evening, January 29, 2019 at the Monahan Funeral Home, 125 Carlisle St., Gettysburg, PA. Online condolences may be made at
Family suggests memorial contributions be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Way, Memphis, TN 38105.
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6:00 PM 1/29/2019 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 1/29/2019 8:00:00 PM
Monahan Funeral Home

125 Carlisle Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Monahan Funeral Home
125 Carlisle Street Gettysburg 17325 PA
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11:00 AM 1/30/2019 11:00:00 AM
St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church

25 West High Street
Gettyburg, PA 17325

St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church
25 West High Street Gettyburg 17325 PA
United States

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St. Francis Xavier Catholic Cemetery Final Resting Place

West High Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325

West High Street Gettysburg 17325 PA
United States

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