Michael J. Donohoe (T-12) 

Dec 14, 2012

Michael Donohue

Michael James Donohoe passed away on December 14th, 2012 while on his daily run in Golden Gate Park. A 42-year resident of San Francisco, he was born in Phoenix, AZ and grew up in Buffalo, NY.

He is survived by son, Gabriel and daughter-in-law, Kan, grandchildren Lauren and Derek, mother Esther, brothers Tom and Robert, and nieces Natalia, Amanda, and Claire, and nephews Craig and Chris. He was predeceased by his father James.

He held a BA from the University of Buffalo at NY and a JD from Golden Gate Law School. He served his country both in the Peace Corps in Turkey and in the US Army Infantry during the Vietnam War.

An avid runner, he ran many long distance endurance runs. He was a very active member of the SF Hash House Harriers. He was also an avid SF 49ers fan.

Services were held with military honors at the Sacramento Valley National Cemetery. Donations in his honor may be made to Wolf Haven International.

Published in San Francisco Chronicle on Feb. 1, 2013 – See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/sfgate/obituary.aspx?n=michael-donohoe&pid=162754314&eid=sp_shareobit#sthash.8pNb9nnh.dpuf

Association of Returned Peace Corps Volunteers and Friends of Turkey