Elvina “Eve” B. (Brianmonte) Donnelly, 89, died July 10, 2018 in Cortland Place, Smithfield. She was the wife of the late Leslie Donnelly. She was the daughter of the late Mario and Adele (Mancini) Briamonte. Born and raised in Belmore, NY, Eve raised her three sons in Lynbrook, NY and retired in Port St. Lucie, FL.
Eve studied Accounting and Bookkeeping at Molloy College. She was an active member of the community; served her Parish in Lynbrook, was a school committee member. She loved the ocean especially Lookout Point and summers in Southold, NY. In retirement, she joined the choir, attended the theater and spent hours reading.
She is survived by two sons, Timothy Donnelly and his wife Ursula of Medford, NY; Christopher Donnelly and his wife Maureen of North Smithfield; three grandchildren, Ian, Alisha and Alex Donnelly and many beloved family members, nieces and nephews and friends from around the country. She was preceded in death by her son, Robert Donnelly and her sister Patricia (Brianmonte) Briggs.
Her funeral will be held Saturday, July 14, 2018 beginning with calling hours at 12 PM in the Holt Funeral Home, 510 South Main Street, followed by a service at 1:30 PM. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Holy Trinity Parish – Food Panty, 1409 Park Ave., Woonsocket, RI, 02895.