East Grand Rapids Schools Foundation
2915 Hall St. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506
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David D. MacDonald (86) of East Grand Rapids, Michigan passed away peacefully on April 10, 2020 at Porter Hills Village. He is preceded in death by his daughter, Christine MacDonald; siblings, Jeanne Smith, Bob, Ted, Patricia (RSM), Jack and Paul MacDonald. Dave is survived by his wife, Virginia (Delaney) MacDonald; his sons, Mark and James (Kit Yoon) and daughter Teresa Mathison (Nickolai); grandchildren, Claire and Miller MacDonald and Anders Mathison; siblings William (Carol) and Linda (Bob). Dave grew up in a large family with eight siblings in Rochester, New York. He would want to be remembered for his service to his country, as a member of the Air Force stationed overseas in the Korean War, and to his community, as a member and president of the EGR School Board in the 80’s. Due to the current circumstances associated with COVID19, the family will be having a Celebration of Life in the summer or fall of 2020. In lieu of flowers, Memorial Donations may be made to the East Grand Rapids Schools Foundation (2915 Hall St. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506, or online at www.egrsf.org).