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Paulette L. O'Donahue

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Paulette L. O'Donahue, 77, of Ironwood, passed away on Oct. 9, 2020, at her home in Ironwood.

Paulette was born Dec. 22, 1942, daughter of Louis and Elizabeth (Rigotti) Callovi. She grew up in Bessemer and graduated from A. D. Johnson High School in Bessemer.

She married David O'Donahue Sr., and they resided in Ironwood and raised their family.

She was a faithful member of Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church. She loved to cook; but most importantly, she was a homemaker, wife, mother, and grandmother.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Louis and Elizabeth Callovi; and husband, David

Paulette is survived by her sons, David (Amy) O'Donahue Jr. and Duane O'Donahue; daughter, Pamela Juhlin; grandchildren, Joshua, Joseph (Brittany), Zachary, Michelle (Vince) Farkas, and Jessica Juhlin (Andrew); great-granddaughter, Alexis; brother Louis (Mavis) Callovi; and sister, Judith Callovi (Jim).

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, Oct. 16, at Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church in Ironwood at 11 a.m. with Fr. Binu Joseph as celebrant.

Interment will be at Hillcrest Cemetery in Bessemer.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church, 108 S. Marquette St., Ironwood, MI 49938.

The family has chosen McKevitt-Patrick Funeral Home of Ironwood to honor Paulette's legacy of life. You can leave a condolence or a tribute at