James M. Donovan of East Falmouth died December 17 from COVID-19. He was 77.
He was the husband of Anne Marie (Kennedy) Donovan.
The son of the late William and Eleanor (Fitzpatrick) Donovan, he was a former resident of Brookline.
In addition to his wife, he leaves three siblings, Regina Donovan of Revere, Robert J. Donovan of Weymouth and Janice Donovan James of Dedham; and his nieces and nephews and other extended family.
He was preceded in death by his brother William C. Donovan.
Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date.