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December 26, 2013

Donna M. Daly, 54


Westford, formerly of Chelmsford — Donna M. (Wetmore) Daly of Westford, Mass., formerly of Chelmsford, Mass., died Monday, December 23, 2013, age 54, after an 8-year battle with Islet Cell Cancer of the Pancreas which is a rare form of Pancreatic Cancer, at Merrimack Valley Hospice House in Haverhill, Mass.

She was married to Thomas Daly with whom she celebrated their 26th wedding anniversary on June 28, 2013.

Born on Jan 5, 1959 in Lowell, Mass., she was the daughter of the late Alvin and Eleanor (Wallace) Wetmore. She graduated from Chelmsford High School with the class of 1977.

She worked at RSA, a Division of EMC in Bedford, Mass., and had previously worked for Wang Labs in Tewksbury.

Donna loved camping, kayaking, skiing and the outdoors, but most importantly she loved spending time with her family and friends.

Besides her husband, she is survived by two sons, Brian and Kevin Daly, both of Westford; two brothers, Edward and his wife, Christine Wetmore of Salem, N.H., and Joseph and his wife, Jennifer Wetmore of Hudson, N.H.; one sister, Elaine McGeown of North Chelmsford; mother-in-law, Theresa Daly of Westford; one aunt, Gladys Garrigan of Chelmsford; and several nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: All friends and family are invited to a Celebration of Donna’s Life at the H.E. Fletcher Club in Westford, Mass., on Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, from 4 to 8 p.m. A private burial will be in St. Catherine’s Cemetery, Westford, at the convenience of the family. Memorials may be made in her name to the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Ave., Boston, MA 02215 or to the Merrimack Valley Hospice, 360 Merrimack St., Blding #9, Lawrence, MA 01843.

Arrangements by Dolan Funeral Home, 978-251-4041. Guestbook at www.dolanfuneralhome.com.