Mt. Carmel High School Graduate 1949


written by Jerry Donoghue

Upon graduation Jerry went on to the University of California, Los Angeles for his undergraduate education. Jerry graduated from UCLA in 1952. He then attended the Southern California College of Optometry, graduating in 1955. He worked as an optometrist until graduating from Medical School at the University of California, Irvine in 1965.

Jerry worked as a Family Practice Doctor with Southern California Permanente Medical Group in Orange County until he retired in 1996. He continued to practice part-time until 2007 when he fully retired.

Jerry met Jacklyn Flannery of St. Mary’s Academy class of ’52 in a bag piping band. They married in 1954. Jerry and Jackie live in Tustin, CA. They have 5 children and 21 grandchildren.