William “Bill” Ronald MacDonald of Vernon was born on October 26, 1934 and passed away suddenly on October 14, 2010. Bill will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 55 years Linda; son Duncan (Maureen) of Armstrong, son Douglas (Kelly) of Enderby, daughter Shelagh (Sascha) of Armstrong; grandchildren Trinity (Marty), Sharlene (Scott), Audri, Trent, Sophia; great-grandson Lucas. The MacDonald’s moved to Armstrong in 1972 from Washington and owned and operated Bolean Lake Lodge for many years. Bill’s first love was family, but he also enjoyed gold panning, fishing, hunting, winters in Yuma, gardening, carving, canning, cooking, scotch, and tinkering in his shop. Bill / Papa / Father / Dad / Daddy Mac / Uncle Bill will be greatly missed by all.
Service will be held at the Armstrong Bible Chapel (2145 Rosedale Ave, Armstrong, BC) Saturday, October 23 @ 2:00pm. Interment and tea to follow. In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to North Okanagan Hospice Society (3506 27th Avenue, Vernon, BC V1T 1S4 Phone 250-503-1800). Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family via email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Arrangements entrusted to
PERSONAL ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL SERVICES
Armstrong 250-546-7237 & Vernon 250-558-0866