Mr. Donahue was a retired chemical engineer from Parker Amchem in St. Louis, where he had worked for 45 years. Among the survivors are his wife, Rae Donahue of St. Charles; a son, Thomas B. Donahue of Detroit; a daughter, Mary Donahue Gouge of Florissant; three grandchildren.
Thomas married Rae Elizabeth Elliott, daughter of Arthur Lee Elliott and Helen May Shiles. (Rae Elizabeth Elliott was born on 25 Jun 1914 in Wilmington, New Castle Co., DE,1 2 died on 06 Jan 2003 in MO 3 and was buried about 09 Jan 2003 in St. Charles Memorial Gardens, St. Charles, St. Charles Co., MO.)
1 DE Birth Records.
2 1940 DE Census, Listed as age 25 in Wilmington Ward 9, New Castle Co.
Social Security Death Index (Name: Ancestry.com. Social Security Death Index [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011;).