May 06, 1969 - June 27, 2022
Visitation: No Visitation
Service: Saturday, July 23rd at 9:30AM, St. Teresa of Avila Church, 1000 Avila Ct., Pgh, PA 15237
Robert James “Rob” Donovan, Jr. 53, of Gibsonia, PA passed away peacefully at his home on June 27, 2022 with his wife by his side. He is preceded in death by his father Dr. Robert James Donovan, Sr., He is survived by his wife, Jennifer (Bauer) Donovan and stepsons Timothy Troy and Kenneth Troy. He is also survived by his mother; Margaret (Johns) Donovan, stepmother, Carol (Revak) Donovan, three sisters, Maggie (Paul) Gilligan, Maureen (Lee) Topley, and Mary Patricia (Kevin) Hiles, two step sisters Susan Morse and Karen Selinsky, as well as several nieces and nephews.
Rob had an amazing career working in the film industry for over 27 years. He spent 25 years of his career in Florida where he worked on commercials and music videos. He was proud to be able to work with many celebrities, as well as amazing casting directors, film crews, producers, and directors. One of his favorite memories of his career was helping to create the commercial for the Disney Cruise Line. While growing up, Rob loved to ride his trike and play with his Rottweiler, Rommel. Rob also enjoyed gardening and NASCAR races – which he would watch weekly with his wife Jen. Rob had a great sense of humor, was warm hearted and loved to laugh with a spark in his eyes. There will be a mass to honor Rob’s life at St. Teresa of Avila Church (Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Parish) 1000 Avila Ct. Pgh, PA 15237 on Saturday, July 23, 2022 at 9:30AM. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Good Samaritan Hospice Care.Send Flowers Shop Gifts Print Obituary Share Obituary