McDonald, Linda Diane

May 26, 1946 ~ January 30, 2024

McDONALD, Linda Diane (Shaw) – at the age of 77, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at Lambton Meadowview Villa, Petrolia. Beloved wife for 52 years to the late Murray McDonald (2016). Loving mother of Doug (Lori), Patricia (1966), Carol and Kevin (Amanda). Cherished grandmother of Justin, Heather, Meaghan(Joey), Leah, Morgan and great grandmother to Chase and Jameson. Dear sister of Betty Humphrey , Pauline Wellington (2014) and Ruby Hanson (2012). Survived by many nieces and nephews. Linda will be missed by all who knew her.

Funeral Details
There will be no visitation or services at Steadman Brothers Funeral Home, Brigden. A private family graveside service will take place at a later date.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Alzheimer’s Society. (

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  1. To the family of Linda. On behalf of my family may I offer our deepest condolences in the loss of your Mother. My late husband Doug and I knew your mother and your father for many years and always a joy to be around them. In my thoughts and prayers as you face the days ahead and she will be greatly missed. Catherine Tyrie & family

  2. Michael and I were saddened to learn about Aunt Linda’s passing. We will fondly remember Aunt Linda for her wry sense of humour, her good nature, and especially her love for family. Our sincere condolences to you all.
    Michael and Catherine

  3. To Doug, Carol, Kevin & Families.
    I was so sorry to hear about your Mom. I’m sure the last few years have been difficult on you all. I’ll remember the McDonald reunions and your Moms devotion to family. Take care of each other.

  4. Carol and your Entire Families. I was saddened to read about Linda . I only met her a few years ago when she came to our Day Program at LMV . Linda was a sweetheart and enjoyed all our friends there . Thinking of you all at this difficult time! Love Alwsys Maureen Bailey xoxo