Larry Donaghy, 57, passed away Jan. 28, 2011, at his home in Frankfort. Larry was born in Bay Shore, N.Y., Aug. 13, 1953, to John and Mary Ellen Donaghy.

Larry grew up and attended schools in New York. He spent much of his life as a farmer, and was most recently employed at Reeds Brook Middle School in Hampden. He enjoyed making his own beer, Hawaiian shirts, and reading mystery novels.

Larry is survived by his children, Ellen Donaghy of Chicago, Ill., Bonnie Donaghy and her husband Derek Rose of Eugene, Ore., and Sarah Donaghy of St. Johnsbury, Vt.; two brothers, Jack Donaghy and Matthew Donaghy; and his sister Colleen Donaghy.

A funeral service will be held Thursday, Feb. 3, at 1 p.m. at Hampden-Gilpatrick Funeral Home, 45 Western Ave., Hampden. Messages of condolence and memories may be shared through hampdengilpatrick.com.