On Tuesday, January 6, 2004, MARGUERITE R. DONOVAN, age 62, of Avondale, PA, formerly of West Grove, PA, passed away at Chester County Hospital in West Chester, PA. She was the wife of Charles J. Donovan, Sr. with whom she shared 43 years of marriage. Born in Darby, PA, she was the daughter of Marguerite Hines Welsh and the late Robert Welsh. A devoted wife and mother, she loved spending time with her family and grandchildren. She was an avid sports fan and enjoyed watching all sports. In addition to her husband and mother, she is survived by four sons, Charles J. Donovan, Jr. and his wife Lisa of West Grove, PA, Daniel J. Donovan and his wife Diane of Newark, DE, Donald Donovan and his wife Sonja of Lincoln University, PA, Dennis Donovan of Pasadena, MD; one daughter Maureen R. Stagliano and her husband John, Jr. of Reading, PA; two sisters Connie Van Hook of Arizona and Barbara Phillips of Aston, PA; seven grandchildren, John Stagliano, III, Kaitlyn Stagliano, Nicole Stagliano, Charles J. Donovan, III, Christopher Donovan, Gabrielle Donovan and Isabella Donovan. Family and friends are invited to attend Marguerite's life celebration from 10 to 12 noon, on Saturday, January 10, 2004 at Cleveland and Gofus Funeral Home, Inc. "A Life Celebration Home", 221-223 Pennsylvania Avenue, Avondale, PA. A funeral service will follow at 12 noon, on Saturday at the funeral home. Interment will be private and at the convenience of the family.