Donna Ware Keating, 84, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, June 7, 2016. She is predeceased by her sister: Doris Fulmer; daughters: Theresa Marie and Mary Frances; grandsons: Joseph, Jacob and Caleb.
Donna retired from MUSC, Shahids Uniform Store and volunteered at St. Francis Hospital. She was known as “Munner” to family and friends. A woman of faith, she was devoted to her family. In raising her children, she instilled faith, love, compassion and a solid work ethic. Munner will be greatly missed.
She is survived by her sister: Charlene Hargens of SD; 9 children: Donna Marie Keating, Margaret K. Bull (Mike), M. Monica Keating, Anne K. Ellington (Langdon), Joseph W. Keating (Macarena), Barbara K. Matthews (Dave), Maria K. Gabriele (Wally), Christina “Tina” K. Moore (James) and Abraham “Abe” J. Keating; 18 grandchildren: Meghan, Christopher, Angela, Amy, Ashley, Morgan, Carmen, Encarna, Belan, Maria Joy, Michael, Philnel, Mikey, Leland, Katherine, Stephen, Patrick and Alexander; 14 great grandchildren: Kameron, Abigail, Kaylee, Porter, Jasper, Josh, Nate, Nathaniel, Isa, Keating, Eva, Paloma, Gianna and Rory.
The relatives and friends of Donna W. Keating are invited to attend her Mass of Christian Burial, at 10 AM on Saturday, June 11, 2016 at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, 5 St. Teresa Drive, Charleston. The Rite of Committal will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday between 5 PM and 7 PM at the James A. McAlister Funeral Home, 1620 Savannah Highway. A Vigil Service will begin at 6:45 PM. Memorial contributions may be made to the Fr. McCarthy Catholic Education Fund, C/O Blessed Sacrament, 7 St. Teresa Drive, Charleston, SC 29407.