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.

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