Woodrow McDonald

  • Born: January 30, 1921
  • Died: April 17, 2016
  • Location: Manchester, New Hampshire

Cate & Johnson Funeral Home

243 Hanover Street
Manchester, NH 03104

Tel. (603) 625-5777

Tribute & Message From The Family

Woodrow “Woody” McDonald, 95, of Manchester, NH, passed away April 17, 2016 at Hillsborough County Health Care Center.

Woody was born January 30, 1921 in Manchester, NH, a son of Samuel & Sadie (Bean) McDonald and had been a lifelong resident of this community.

Prior to retirement, Woody was employed with Manchester Water Works for 38 years. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and was a survivor of the Pearl Harbor attack.

Woody was very much an animal lover, however, his family was at the center of his life.

Family includes his beloved wife of 17 years, Esther McDonald; one son, Woody McDonald and his wife, Bonnie; one step-daughter, Monica Marchand and her husband, Eric; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; as well as nieces, nephews and cousins. Woody was pre-deceased by his wife of 54 years, Hazel McDonald.

Calling hours will be Saturday from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. at Cate & Johnson Funeral Home, 573 Pine Street, corner of Harrison Street in Manchester. Graveside Service will follow at 12:00 p.m. at Holbrook Cemetery in Candia, NH.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Animal Allies, Box 693, Manchester, NH 03105.

Cate & Johnson Funeral Service of Manchester is directing arrangements.

Family and friends may visit CateJohnson.com.