Official Website of the U.S. Marine Raider Association & Foundation

Select Page

Obituaries > MCDONALD, EDWARD R., JR.

Edward R. McDonald Jr., 78, of San Angelo, died Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2003. Graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 19, in Fairmount Cemetery. Mr. McDonald was born March 1, 1925, in San Angelo. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II in the South Pacific. He graduated from the University of North Texas and was a retired school teacher and a deacon at the First Baptist Church. He was married to Mary Lou Stevens. She preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by one grandson, Mathew Burris; his parents, Edward and Rheba McDonald Sr.; and one sister, Mary Miller. He is survived by two daughters, Marlene Miles and husband, Billy, of Breckenridge, and Adele Hirt and husband, Ronnie, of San Angelo; two grandchildren, Angela Sessom of Ballinger and Clint Taylor of Breckenridge; three great-granddaughters; and one sister, Mozelle Kilgore and husband, Gene, of San Angelo.