William Francis McDonald

April 16, 1928 - June 30, 2011

McDonald, William Obituary

William Francis McDonald, 83, of Lords Valley, PA and formerly of Fair Lawn, NJ, passed away Thursday, June 30, 2011 at Wayne Memorial Hospital, Honesdale, PA. He was a retired dentist, operating William McDonald, DDS in Wayne, NJ. Mr. McDonald was a graduate of St. Peters College and Georgetown University School of Dentistry, served a Navy Internship and was an Associate Professor at Fairleigh Dickinson University. He was a member of St. John Neumann Church, Lords Valley, PA, Tri State Gun-Ho Detachment #909 Marine Corp League, and a U.S. Navy veteran serving from 1952 to 1954.

The son of the late William P. and Wilhelmina (Heibner) McDonald, he was born April 16, 1928 in Jersey City, NJ. He was married to Alice (Gorton) McDonald.

Survivors include his wife, six children, Craig McDonald of Newington, CT, Susan Enslin of Lake Ariel, PA, Carol Coccodrilli of Honesdale, PA, David McDonald of Pompton Plains, NJ, Bruce McDonald of Odenton, MD, Roger McDonald of Paterson, NJ; brother Gerald McDonald of Schroon Lake, NY and nine grandchildren.

Friends may call at Stroyan Funeral Home, 405 West Harford St., Milford, PA Sunday July 3, 2011 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. John Neumann Church, Lords Valley, PA on Monday July 4, 2011 at 11 AM with Rev. Thomas Major officiating.

Burial will take place at Clove Cemetery, Wantage, NJ at the convenience of the family.

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