Donna Marie (Crowell) Mitrano, 70, of Epping, NH, passed away on January 9, 2019, at the Dover Center for Health & Rehabilitation. She was born on May 28, 1948, in Exeter, NH, daughter of the late Francis A. and Alberta (Martin) Crowell.
Donna grew up in Brentwood, NH and attended Swazey Central School and the Exeter High School. She married Raymond F. Mitrano in 1973 and they started their family. Her first child, Pam was three months old when they moved to Turkey where Raymond was stationed with the Air Force. A longtime Epping resident, Donna stayed home raising her two girls. As they grew up and made friends she was known affectionately as the "Mom of the Neighborhood."
Donna enjoyed drawing, coloring and crafts. She also loved a good game of cards. She enjoyed snowmobiling and was a lifetime member of the Southern NH Trailblazers.
In addition to her parents, Donna was predeceased by four siblings. She is survived by her loving husband of 46 years, Raymond F. Mitrano of Epping; two daughters, Pamela Mitrano and her fiance Ronald Richer of Portsmouth and Mary Peabody and her husband Chris of Barrington; and her five siblings. She is also survived by several aunts, uncles and nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be held on Monday, January 14, 2019, from 4:00 to 7:00 PM, at the Brewitt Funeral Home, 9 Pleasant St., Epping, NH.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the charity of one's choice.
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