Surrounded with love by his family on Saturday, April 22, 2017, George Brewer MacDonald in his 71st year. Loving and devoted husband to Linda (nee Masse) MacDonald for over 49 years. Predeceased by his parents Archibald Angus and Marie MacDonald. Beloved father of John MacDonald (Colleen), Jennifer Stark (Kevin), Jeff MacDonald (Kim), Joe MacDonald (Erin) and Jim MacDonald (Sandy). Cherished brother of Mary Rose Foley and her husband the late Thomas of Boston, Carmie Taylor and her husband Bob, Theresa Warner and her husband the late Howard, all of London. Brother-in-law to Jim Masse, Bonnie and Bruce Keiley. Predeceased by his sister Geraldine MacDonald and brother Harvey MacDonald. Also survived by 10 grandchildren he adored, Samantha, Shaun, Stephen, Winifred, Charlotte, Oliver, Jonas, Remy, Jude and Sloane. George was as devoted family man and an active parishioner of St. Patrick’s Church Community. A special thank you to his family physician Dr. Stephen Tallon and the staff at University Hospital – Neurology and Palliative Care Units, for their compassionate care of George. Visitors will be received at the John T. Donohue Funeral Home, 362 Waterloo Street at King Street, on Tuesday, April 25th from 2-4 and 7-9 o’clock. Funeral Mass at St. Patrick’s Church, 377 Oakland Avenue, on Wednesday morning at 11 o’clock with cremation to follow. Prayers will be held at 2 o’clock on Tuesday.
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