- August 16, 1939 - November 12, 2011
- Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
of Pauline's Passing
Hospice of Charleston Foundation (Non-profit)
676 Wando Park Boulevard
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
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Arrangements made by
J. Henry Stuhr Mount Pleasant Chapel
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“Auntie Pauline a very special lady who will be missed by us all. Over the years as a family we were lucky to be able to spend time in both South...Read More »
1 of 22 | Posted by: Luan Mann - Blackpool, England
“Pauline and Peter.Thankyou for all those wonderful memories you have left us with,both in America and England.We will never forget them.We will miss...Read More »
2 of 22 | Posted by: Marie and Brian Holmes - Cousin
“Aunt Pauline, Auntie Pauline as she signed all the cards over the years, was a great woman. She was always such a cheerful person and could light up...Read More »
3 of 22 | Posted by: Joseph K. Bowers, III
“We are all going to miss you, love from your cousin Joan, Lynn and Julie xxx
4 of 22 | Posted by: Lynn Ellis - Aunt
“Dear Dawn, Debbie and David,
Our thoughts are with you at this sad time.
With love from Irene, Mary, John and Bob.
5 of 22 | Posted by: Irene Hodgson nee Bean - Cousin
“Heaven recieved a very special woman this week! All the angels were rejoicing for she is home. Though we cry here on earth, for we will miss her...Read More »
6 of 22 | Posted by: Sharon and Courtney Ricard - SC
“Dearest Dawn, I am so sorry.... I wish I could be by your side and to be there to give you a hug. You were there for me, when I lost my Mom and it...Read More »
7 of 22 | Posted by: Mary Shumate - Abbeville, SC
“David I just wanted you to know that I was praying for you and your family during this time.
8 of 22 | Posted by: Ms. Terry Whitt - Mt. Pleasant, SC
My deepest sympathy for the loss of your mother. I will keep you all in my prayers.
9 of 22 | Posted by: Cathy Berry - Charleston, SC
“My love and thoughts are with you all.I really hoped that Pauline,Dawn and Debbie would be here with us in Penistone at the end of October but I'm so...Read More »
10 of 22 | Posted by: jeanne brown - friend
“DEBBIE,DAWN,AND DAVID,YOU ARE IN OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS.WE KNOW THIS IS HARD,LOSING BOTH YOUR PARENTS WITHIN THE YEAR,BUT TAKE COMFORT IN KNOWING...Read More »
11 of 22 | Posted by: A friend
“Dawn and Debbie,
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this very difficult time. Your parents were such sweet people. I...Read More »
12 of 22 | Posted by: Pam Benton Benjamin - SC
“Debbie, Dawn, David, you are in our thoughts and prayers. We were very fond of your folks. Debbie, your care for our kids have had a lasting impact...Read More »
13 of 22 | Posted by: Chris Zaller - Bolivar, TN
“I wanted all of you to know that Henry and I will have you in our prayers and thoughts. We have been friends with your parents since the early 70's...Read More »
14 of 22 | Posted by: Barbara Smith - Mt. Pleasant, SC
“Mrs Pauline was my good friend and I love her just as she was my own nana,,I was so tickled when she call me it brighten my day..she will be sadly...Read More »
15 of 22 | Posted by: shannon priddy - upton, KY
“My version of " I'll Fly Away " ... I know that you are watching me. I will do my best and make sure that I give it 110%. You were always a joy to...Read More »
16 of 22 | Posted by: Brian Carroll - Mount Pleasant, SC
“My memory is through the daughter she raised, Debbie. Caring, compassionate, giving sacrificially, dedicated & honoring of parents, down-to-earth,...Read More »
17 of 22 | Posted by: Margaret Nissen - Irmo, SC
“Debbie,Dawn & David, I am sorry very, very sorry to hear about your mom's passing, now she and your dad are together. You know she was such a...Read More »
18 of 22 | Posted by: Elaine Haselden Bozman - SC
“Mrs. Pauline was a great woman with a great sense of humor that loved her family dearly. She always had me laughing with her funny english sayings....Read More »
19 of 22 | Posted by: Patrick Avery - Cub Run, KY
“i have only know ms pauline for a short time, but i know with out a doubt that family was her joy in life. i am sad and hate the thoughts of her...Read More »
20 of 22 | Posted by: Marilyn Johnston - Cub Run, KY
“What memories can I leave about my Nana? There are so many and each and every one are very dear to me and always will be forever more because my...Read More »
21 of 22 | Posted by: Bekah Avery - Cub Run, KY
“My parents are gone but will NEVER be forgotten. Losing them both in 6 months has been the hardest thing I have ever had to deal with. My memories...Read More »
22 of 22 | Posted by: Debbie Donnelly Wooden - SC
Pauline Callaghan Donnelly, 72, wife of the late George Edward "Pete" Donnelly of Mt. Pleasant, SC passed away on Saturday, November 12, 2011. The relatives and friends of Pauline Donnelly are invited to attend her Funeral Service at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 15, 2011 in First Baptist Church of Mt. Pleasant. Burial will follow in Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens. ARRANGEMENTS BY J. HENRY STUHR MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL.
Pauline was born August 16, 1939 in Sheffield, England, daughter of the late Hugh Callaghan and Eliza Ashton Callaghan. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Mt. Pleasant. Her love of children was expressed through her work as a nursing aide at St. Francis Hospital, as well as providing care to many children. She will be greatly missed by her family and many friends.
She is survived by a son, David C. Donnelly and his wife, Joli of McClellanville, SC; two daughters, Debbie Patricia Wooden and her husband, Dale of Lexington, SC and Dawn Orvig and her husband, Terry of Mt. Pleasant, SC; seven grandchildren, Gregory Wooden, Rebekah Avery, Sarah Wooden, Sindy Marie Orvig, Eric Leif Orvig, Parker Donnelly and Sully Donnelly; four great-grandchildren, Leann Ashlyn Wooden, Mary Kristine Wooden, Rusty Dale "RD" Avery and Wyatt William Avery. She was preceded in death by a sister, Pat Haddington.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Hospice of Charleston Foundation, 676 Wando Park Blvd, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464 or Gideons International, P.O. Box 140800, Nashville, TN 37214-0800 or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105