We wish farewell to Jayne Isabel Donkin, beloved wife, mother of seven and friend to many. She passed away peacefully Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, at her home, surrounded by her children.
Jayne was born in London, Ontario, Canada and was raised there with her brother.
She is truly blessed to have lived such a rich and full life. Her strong values and keen sense of humor guided her through everything life presented. She loved her family and, as a devout Catholic, always kept her faith in God.
Jayne loved the game of golf and bridge. She believed in community and gave generously of herself.
Jayne is survived by her children Isabel DiLaura, Lawrence O’Connor, Maura O’Connor, Ann Marie O’Connor (Vicki), Rosie Flynn (Tom), Mark O’Connor and Paul O’Connor (Patricia); five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
She is predeceased by her parents, Isabel and Ralph McPhillips; her two brothers, Kenneth and William McPhillips; Richard J. O’Connor (husband), Dr. Elbert Donkin (husband) and Jennifer Stafford (granddaughter).
Jayne will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
Rosary will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15 at Mission San Miguel, 775 Mission St. in San Miguel.
A Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 16 at St. Rose Catholic Church, 820 Creston Road, in Paso Robles, with a reception following at the Parish Hall.
Inurnment took place at Paso Robles District Cemetery.
Arrangements are entrusted to Eddington Funeral Services, 333 East San Antonio Dr., King City, CA, 831-385-5400, www.EFSCares.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Eddington Funeral Services, 333 East San Antonio Dr., King City, CA, 831-385-5400, www.efs
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