Darlene Donovan, 73, died Thursday, Aug. 9.
She graduated from Oakdale High School and lived in the Escalon, Oakdale and Riverbank areas her whole life. She was a resident of Oakdale and worked at the Oakdale Hershey Plant for more than 30 years.
Mrs. Donovan was a talented artist and loved to paint.
She will be greatly missed.
She is survived by four children, including daughter, Tammy Blair of Lodi and son, Zane Garcia of Washington; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 30 years, Jack Donovan.
Visitation will be at 5:30 p.m. and a service will follow at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 16 at Oakdale Memorial Chapel, 830 West F St., Oakdale.