DONOVAN, JOHN CHARLES; of Ortonville; died November 20, 2014. He was 92. He was born March 9, 1922 in Highland Park, Michigan to the late Jno and Ruby (nee: Helner) Donovan. He is survived by three daughters, Patricia (Dennis) Maguire, Deborah Dendel and Beth (Kim) Rossman; six grandchildren; and two great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Blanche Glassford and Ruby Mirelles. Mr. Donovan was employed at Ford Motor Company as a tool and die worker during W.W.II while completing his education. He earned his Master’s Degree in Science from Wayne State University and formerly taught at Detroit Northern High School and Madison Heights Lamphere High School. He served as an Elder in the Presbyterian Church and was a member of the Royal Oak Elks. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed square dancing. Private Service will take place at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to Medical Team Hospice (4400 S. Saginaw St., Ste. 1300, Flint, MI 48507). Arrangements were entrusted to COATS VILLAGE FUNERAL HOME-ORTONVILLE. To send a condolence, go to in Daily Tribune on Nov. 23, 2014+Read More Share Listen to Obituary Remember Share a message, photo, or video below View guest book What will you miss most about John Charles Donovan? Add a memory or condolence to the guest book Add Message Please add or record a video for the family of John Donovan Add a video + Please add a photo and share in the life story for John Donovan Add a photo +