SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

January 14, 2013

Donna Booras, 67


Vero Beach, FL — Donna M. Booras of Swampscott died on December 28, 2012, in Vero Beach, Fla., after a brief illness. She was 67 years old.

Born on May 6, 1945, in Lynn, Donna was the daughter of the late John A. and Mary T. Booras. She was a devoted sister to the late Christine (Booras) Maguire and late Theodore Booras, and an enduring mother to her late daughter, Julie Taylor.

Donna leaves her brother and sister-in-law, J. Arthur and Frances Booras of Beverly, their daughters, Denise, Lisa and husband Michael Johnson, and great-niece and -nephew, Kaia and Bradley.

She also leaves her brother and sister-in-law, Peter and Susan Booras of Swampscott, their son, John and two daughters, Kathryn and Anna.

Donna graduated from Swampscott High School in 1963. She resided in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, from 1988 through 2001, after which she returned to live in Marblehead. Recently Donna had returned to Florida to reside in Vero Beach.

ARRANGEMENTS: A memorial service will be held for Donna on Thursday, January 17, 2013, 10:00am, at St. John’s Church in Swampscott and interment will be at Swampscott Cemetery.