McDonald, Darryl D. "Bob" of Chestnut Avenue Cranston died at Kent Memorial Hospital after a long battle with illness. He was the beloved husband for 49 years to Sandra L. Johnson. Born in Blairsville, PA. , he was the son of the late Martha Virdzek and Fred McDonald. Mr. McDonald was a veteran of the United States Navy. He enjoyed gardening, hunting, and fishing. Besides his wife he leaves two sons David W. of Cranston and Paul T. and his wife Kathie of Warwick. He was the father of the late Robert K. McDonald. He was the brother to Raymond and wife Nancy, James and wife Mary all from Ohio, and Janet O’Connor of South Carolina. He was the brother of the late Genevieve Stiles and Dorothy Bogdanski. He is also survived by several nieces, nephews and was grandfather to Jessie, Tommy, Matthew, and Meagan. Relatives and friends are invited to call Tuesday from 5:00-7:00pm in The Butterfield Chapel 500 Pontiac Avenue Cranston A Memorial Service will follow at 7:00pm. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Disabled American Veterans, 83 Park St., Providence, RI, 02903.
Millie Smith Connell (Texas) - 04/18/2011
Dear Sandy & boys,
I am so sorry for your loss. Remembering way back (38yrs) the fun and happy times we shared as neighbors.
My prayers are with you and the boys
Millie Smith Connell