DONOVAN, Joseph T., “Joe” age 62 of     Clayton, died Friday, May 04, 2012. He was  a member of St. Christopher’s Catholic Church and was a former teacher and coach at Fairview High School. Joe received his B.A. from the University of Dayton in 1971, where he was an avid fan, and later received his Master’s in Education from Wright State University in 1979. He is survived by a daughter Kelly Donovan Wagner and her husband Jerry of Dayton, son Joe and his wife Jennifer of Dayton, and the mother of his children Pat Donovan, 5 grandchildren Tyler, Jonathan and Allyson Wagner, Gavin and Katherine Donovan; 2 brothers Paul (Christina) Wnek of Toms River, NJ, Gus (Tina) Wnek of Colonia, NJ; significant other Linda Brown and her son Ryan Masters. Mass of Christian Burial 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Christopher’s Catholic Church by Father Frank Keferl. The family will receive friends Monday from 5 to 8 p.m. at Baker-Hazel & Snider Funeral Home 5555 Philadelphia Dr. at N. Main St. Memorial Contributions may be made to the Hospice of Dayton or the University of Dayton in Joe’s memory. On-line condolences for the family may be sent to

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