Magouirk Donovan nee Brockman, Ramona Ann

Date: Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Time: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Visitation Location:
Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO

Date: Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Time: 1:00 PM

Service Location:
Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO

Private committal at a later date at Memorial Park Cemetery, St. Louis, MO

Memorials / Donations:
May be made to the family.


Ramona Ann Magouirk Donovan of Sedalia, MO, formerly St. Clair, MO, departed this life in Sedalia on March 10, 2020, having reached the age of seventy-five years, two months and sixteen days. Ramona was born in St. Louis, MO, on December 24, 1944, daughter of Raymond H. Brockman and Gladys Brockman nee Whitworth. On August 3, 1963, she was united in marriage to Jerry Wayne Magouirk and they were blessed to have seven children. In later years, she was blessed to have one more son.

Ramona is survived by five sons, Jerry Magouirk of Washington, MO, Jeff Magouirk, of Iowa, Johnny Magouirk, and wife, Lisa, of Pacific, MO, James Donovan and wife, Missy, of La Monte, MO and Josh Magouirk, of St. Clair, MO; by three daughters, Diane Garcia and husband, Miguel of Fresno, TX, Rhonda Dunn and husband, Randy, of St. Clair and Brandi Magouirk of Richmond, TX; by one brother, Lloyd Brockman of Tulsa, OK; by many grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and a few great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, great and great-great-nieces and nephews, cousins and many friends.

Ramona was preceded in death by her parents, Raymond and Gladys Brockman; by her husband, Jerry Magouirk; by three brothers, Edgar, John and James Brockman, and by one sister, Elaine Brockman.

Ramona was a Christian, having been raised in the Southern Baptist faith. During her working years, she had been employed as a cook at McDonald’s Restaurant, retiring after about twenty years with the company. She was an avid fan of Elvis Presley and enjoyed listening to his music. She also enjoyed watching crime and forensic science shows on television. She was happiest when she was spending time with her family and was happy to babysit her grandchildren when she could.

A devoted and loving mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, great and great-great-grandmother, sister, sister-in-law, aunt, great and great-great-aunt, cousin and friend, she will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by all who knew and loved her.

Funeral services were held at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, March 17, 2020, at Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO, with the Rev. Steven Kohler officiating. Private committal will take place at a later date in Memorial Park Cemetery in St. Louis, MO. Memorials may be made to the family.