Peacefully passed away on Wednesday February 8, 2017 at Northland Pointe in his 86th year. Beloved husband of the late Velma (Robinson) 1999. Loving father of Jack (Brenda), Jim (Roxanne), Steven (Lynn), Pat Harrington (late Nathan) and Douglas (June). He is survived by sister Jean Samson, his 13 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his daughter Brenda Madere (Wayne) – 2013 and by his son Robert – 1973 The Donnelly family will receive friends at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 179 Clarence Street, Port Colborne on Sunday from 2 - 4 & 6 – 8 p.m. Funeral Service will be held on Monday February 13, 2017 in the Armstrong Chapel at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Brian Lofthouse officiating. Interment will follow at Oakwood Cemetery. If so desired, memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice.