Jimmy who was born into a renowned hurling family in Lissane, Broadford, played with various parish teams in the 1940s, winning junior and intermediate championships.
Jimmy was the last surviving member of the Broadford team that lost the 1945 senior final to Clarecastle. As a young man, Jimmy Donnellan made and repaired hurleys for his friends in a workshop at the Donnellan homestead in Lissane. Jimmy retained a life-long interest in the fortunes of his native parish and county.
The club extends it deepest sympathies to Jimmy's family and friends.
Ar Dheis De Go Raibh A Ainm Dilis.
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