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Obituaries

  • A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

    A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

Janine L. DiDonato, 60

May 10, 2015

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

A Cel­e­bra­tion of Life will be held at a later date.

Janine Lynn DiDo­nato, 60, of Engle­wood, Fla., passed away Sun­day, May 10, 2015, at Tidewell Engle­wood Hos­pice House.

She was born Dec. 11, 1954, in Royal Oak, MI to Don­ald E. and Frieda M. (Glaysher) Schaffner.

Janine moved to Florida 40 years ago from War­ren, Mich. She was the owner/operator of Engle­wood Coney Island Restau­rant for many years.

Sur­vivors include her son Matthew DiDo­nato of Engle­wood; a sis­ter, Nancy Eick­st­edt; three broth­ers: Gary Schaffner, Michael Schaffner and David Ten­nant; and her best friend, Sandy Davis. She also is sur­vived by many other fam­ily mem­bers and friends. A Cel­e­bra­tion of Life will be held at a later date.

Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Funeral Home, Inc. You may share a mem­ory with the fam­ily at www.englewoodfh.com