McDonald, Murray

October 17, 1940 ~ December 29, 2016

McDONALD, Murray Gerald – Age 76 of Sarnia, passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 29, 2016 at St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia. Beloved husband of Linda McDonald (nee Shaw) for 52 years. Loving father of Doug (Lori), Carol and Kevin (Amanda) McDonald. Cherished grandfather of Justin, Heather, Meaghan, Leah and Morgan. Survived by his mother Jean McDonald (nee Miller) and siblings Myrna (Doug) Pettit, Dale (Cathy) McDonald and Bonnie (John) Simmons. Predeceased by his daughter Patricia, father Jack and brothers John, Gary and Allen.

Family and friends will be received at the Community of Christ Church (corner of Brigden Road and Lasalle Line) on Tuesday, January 3, 2017 from 10:00am until service time at 11:00am. Interment of ashes to follow at Moore Union Cemetery, Mooretown.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice.

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  1. Aunt Linda it was sad to hear about Uncle Murray. Our hearts and best wishes go out to you and your family. Many of my memories of Uncle Murray are around family events like Christmas at Grandma and Grandpa’s, Shaw Reunions and picnics on the St. Clair River. Murray’s humour and kindness will be remembered.

  2. Linda and Family
    Sending my sympathy to you and your family at this sad time. May you and your families remain supportive of one another during this difficult time.

  3. Linda and family. May I offer my deepest condolences to you and the family in the loss of Murray. He was a super great guy and my husband and I had many a good laugh with him. In our thoughts and prayers as you face the days ahead.

  4. We have lost an amazing man and Heaven gained an amazing angel..
    Prayers to the entire family..
    Thinking of you all..God Bless
    Rest in Peace Uncle Murray