Rev. Donald P. Jeffrey, M.S., 86, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 28, 2022, at Sturdy Hospital in Attleboro, MA. Fr. Donald was born on May 22, 1936, in Berlin, NH, son of the late Joseph Jeffrey and Beatrice (Lemieux) Jeffrey.
He joined the Missionaries of Our Lady of La Salette and professed his First Vows on July 2, 1957, and was ordained a priest on April 4, 1964. He faithfully served the Church in Canada and in many parts of the United States in many capacities, especially here in the Upper Valley. He will be sadly missed by his religious community of La Salettes, his family and friends, and the many people that he served.
Among his relatives he leaves his cousins, Pauline Desautels and Madeleine Jeffrey, and their families. His funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, July 2, at the Shrine of Our Lady of La Salette, Enfield, NH, with visitation beginning at 9:00 a.m. and the celebration of Mass at 10:30 a.m. Burial will be in the La Salette community cemetery.