Donna M. (Shea) Whitley

October 19, 2019


Donna M. (Shea) Whitley, 60, passed away at Morton Hospital, on Saturday, October 19, 2019. She was the wife of 27 years to Mark Whitley.

Born in Boston; Donna was the daughter of Frank Shea and the late Annemarie (Quieto) Padovano. She graduated from Stoughton High School class of 1977, and went on to work as a dietary aid for Massachusetts Hospital School, in Canton. Donna loved spending time at home with her family, maintaining her garden, and cooking.

Survivors besides her husband Mark are parents; Frank Shea and his wife Mary of Marlboro, step-father Steven Padovano of Naples, Florida, a son; Mark Whitley of Norfolk, VA, a daughter; Lindsey Whitley of Fall River, grandchildren; Hailey and Justin, brothers; Frank Shea of Taunton, Dennis Shea of Raynham, and Kenny Shea of Taunton, sisters; Paula Shea of Stoughton, and Kelly Shea of Stoughton. She was the sister of the late Michael Shea.

A Memorial Visitation for Donna will be held on Thursday, October 24, 2019, from 4-6pm, with a prayer service to follow at 6pm, in the Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home, 350 Somerset Ave., Taunton. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.

Donations in Donna's Memory may be made to the Home for Little Wanderers, 10 Guest Street, Boston, MA 02135.

Memorial Visitation

OCT 24. 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (EDT)

Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home
350 Somerset Avenue
Taunton, MA, 02780

Prayer Service

OCT 24. 6:00 PM (EDT)

Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home
350 Somerset Avenue
Taunton, MA, 02780

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