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 Gertrude Marie <I>Lane</I> O'Donnell

Gertrude Marie Lane O'Donnell

District Of Columbia, USA
Death 6 Jun 1955 (aged 62)
District Of Columbia, USA
Burial Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
Plot section 43-A, lot 42
Memorial ID 105875659 · View Source
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Catholic Mother

Born to Thomas Joseph LANE and Johannah Cecilia DEMPSEY, she married Dr. William Francis O'Donnell on May 2, 1921, in Washington, D.C.

Ten children were born to the union; eight reached maturity:
The Rev. Msgr. William Francis O'Donnell (1922-2009)
Dr. Vincent Lane O'Donnell (1923-2002)
Dr. Robert Joseph O'Donnell (1924-2001)
Jeanne Marie (Mrs. William) Rapp (1924-1981)
Thomas Lane O'Donnell (1925-1926)
The Rev. James Jeremiah O'Donnell (1929-1957)
John Jude O'Donnell (1932-2013)
Hugh Lowe O'Donnell (1933-1999)
Paul Anthony Casimir O'Donnell (1934-1997)
Mary Frances O''Donnell (infant)

Her son James was the priest at her funeral mass at the Church of St. Thomas the Apostle, 27th Street and Woodley Road, Washington, D.C.

A solemn high requiem mass for Gertrude Lane O’Donnell, who died Monday at Georgetown Hospital, will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the church of St. Thomas the Apostle, 27th St. In Woodley Rd., Northwest.

Mrs. O’Donnell, of 2701 28th St. nw., was the wife of Dr. William F O’Donnell, Washington pediatrician. The mass will be celebrated by her son, the Rev. James Jeremiah O’Donnell, of St. Peter’s Church in Olney. Md.

Assisting will be the Rev. James Quigley, professor of Canon Law at St. Charles Boromeo Seminary, Overbrook, Pa., deacon: and the Rev. Thomas M Duffy, curator of St. Thomas the Apostle Church, sub-deacon. Ariel will be in Mount Olive at cemetery."





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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Gertrude Marie Lane O'Donnell (11 Nov 1892–6 Jun 1955), Find A Grave Memorial no. 105875659, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .