Mary Donovan
Name: Mary Campbell Donovan
Status: Deceased
Age: 35 (at death)
Date of birth: February 21, 1942
Date of death: March 20, 1977
Spouse(s): Mickey Donovan
Children: Bridget Donovan (daughter)
Terry Donovan (son)
Ray Donovan (son)
Bunchy Donovan (son)

Mary Donovan (née Campbell) is the late wife of Mickey and mother of the Donovan siblings.


The character was first referenced in the episode, "New Birthday" when her son Ray visits her plot at the cemetery. Mary was born Mary Campbell on February 21, 1942. Mary married criminal Mickey Donovan and together they had three sons, Terry, Ray and Bunchy, and a daughter named Bridget. Mickey has an affair with a woman named Claudette while Mary is on her deathbed. Mary dies on March 20, 1977 at the age of 35.[1] Mary died from cancer.[2]