Sharon Jones Donovan, East Providence

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Sharon Jones Donovan, 52,  of Fairfax, Va.,  passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 23, 2013. She is survived by her husband of 20 years, Michael Donovan; by her mother, Donna Pack of Fairfax; a step-sister Theresa Akers Fowler of Brambleton; and by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Michael Donovan is the son of George A. Donovan and the late Lois A. Donovan of Anthony Street, East Providence.

A graduate of Fairfax High School, She received both her Bachelor’s degree in Economics & Business and an MBA from Strayer University in Washington, D.C. A Master  Esthetician and Reiki Master, she was co-owner of Fairfax Skin Care Center.

An avid sailing enthusiast, she enjoyed sailing with Mike on Chesapeake Bay and

travel to foreign countries. She loved music, art and cooking and her courage, intelligence  and compassion were an inspiration to all those who were privileged

to know her.

Contributions in her memory may be made to Pender Pet Caring Foundation, 4001 Legato Road, Fairfax Va., 22033.

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