Margaret P. McDonald, Leaves Many Family Members and Friends
- Deceased's name: Margaret P. McDonald
- Age: 87
- Date: Jan. 11, 2011
Services were held this past week for Margaret P. McDonald, 87, who died Sunday, Jan. 9, 2011 at St. Anne's Hospital, Fall River, MA.
She was the wife of the late Thomas G (McDonald).
Born in Fall River, MA on Feb. 15, 1923, she was the daughter of the late Francis and Margaret (Quinn) Murphy.
Mrs. McDonald loved playing cards, especially the game "pitch", and was an avid bowler in her younger days. She also loved gardening and spending time with her family and friends.
She is survived by her daughters Karen Durfee of Tiverton, RI, and Colleen B. McDonald-Ginter and her husband Robert, of Harwinton, CT; sons Michael T McDonald and his wife MaryBeth, of Portsmouth, RI and John F McDonald and his wife Laurie of Middletown, RI; nine grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her son Thomas Patrick McDonald.
Her funeral was Friday, Jan. 14, 2011, in the Memorial (Connors) Funeral Home, Portsmouth.
Burial was in Our Lady Of Fatima Cemetery in Little Compton.
Memorial donations may be made to The American Cancer Society 538 Preston Ave. PO Box 1004 Meriden, CT 06450 or The American Heart Association 222 Richmond St. Suite 108 Providence, RI 02903.
Obituary notice courtesy of the Memorial (Connors) Funeral Home, Portsmouth. See http://www.memorialfuneralhome.com for more information.