Cartier's Funeral Home: Obituaries

Cartier's Funeral Home

Ronald J. McDonald, Jr.
(May 30, 1938 - February 14, 2012)

Ronald J. McDonald, Jr., 73, of Bellingham, MA passed away on Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at the Blaire House in Milford, MA. He was the beloved husband for 50 years of Mary Dianne (Chisholm) McDonald. Born in Boston, MA on May 30, 1938, he was the son of the late Ronald J. and Helen (Carlow) McDonald. He was the loving father of Douglas McDonald and his wife Donna of Dallas, TX, Robert McDonald and his wife Claire of Winchester, VA, and Kenneth McDonald of Bellingham, MA; and his three cherished grandchildren, Ming, Grace and Liana McDonald all of Winchester, VA. He was the brother of Douglas McDonald and his wife Linda of Dorchester, MA and their son Andrew McDonald of Winthrop, MA. He was the brother of the late Gerald McDonald.

He was employed by the Worcester Telegram and Gazette for 36 years as a compositor and pressman. He was president of the Worcester Local Pressmen’s Union 29N. After retirement, he worked for Market Basket in Ashland, MA, retiring in 2009. Devoted to his family, he will be greatly missed.

Funeral Service will be held on Friday, February 17th at 7:00PM at CARTIER’S FUNERAL HOME, 151 So. Main St. (Rte 126), Bellingham, MA. Visiting hours are from 5 to 7PM prior to service. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, 20 Prospect St., Milford, MA 01757 To sign guest book visit www.cartiersfuneralhome.com