We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
A memorial service was held Sunday, September 15, 2002 for 79 year old
Waldo McDonald of Chester, IL who died Thursday, September 12, 2002 at St.
Ann’s Healthcare Center in Chester, IL.
Born October 30, 1922 in Kaskaskia, IL, the son of William And Laura (Voelker)
Survivors include his wife Frances of Chester, IL. Two sons, Neilson
McDonald of Umatilla, FL and Dennis McDonald of Chester, IL. One daughter,
Kathleen Belcher of Chester, IL. Two brothers, Bill McDonald of Alton, IL
and Paul McDonald of O’Fallon, IL. One sister, Ellena Snodell of Chester,
IL. Four grandchildren and one great grandchild also survives.
His parents, three sisters and two brothers preceded him in death.
A Memorial Service for Waldo McDonald was Sunday, September 15, 2002 at
the First United Methodist Church in Chester, IL with Rev. Beth Tickner
officiating. Mr. McDonald’s remains were donated to Washington University’s
School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Family Choice, with the
money going towards an Educational Scholarship Fund in Memory of Waldo.
The Welge Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, IL assisted the family with