Edward J. McDonald

  • Born: November 29, 1961
  • Died: November 23, 2020
  • Location: Milford, New Hampshire

Phaneuf Funeral Homes & Crematorium - Hanover Street

243 Hanover Street
Manchester, NH 03104

Tel. (603) 625-5777

Tribute & Message From The Family

Edward J. McDonald, 58, of Milford, passed away suddenly on November 23, 2020.

He was born in Sommerville, MA on November 29, 1961, the son of the late Joseph and Laurentina (Coelho) McDonald. He served in the United State Army and was very proud of his military service. Edward had worked as a truck driver for most of his career. He enjoyed movies, music, cooking and spending time with his family. Those who knew "Eddie Mac" well knew of his love for Elvis and his endless efforts trying to keep people laughing.
He is survived by his three daughters, Kelli McDonald and her fiancé Bryan Ingalls II of Londonderry, Amanda McDonald and her fiancé Matthew Myslinski of Everett, MA, and Sarah and husband Jason Abruzzese Sr of Everett, MA; a step son, Christopher Goodwin of Seabrook, MA; five grandchildren, Bryan, Jason, Elliana, Jaxson and Maddie. Also survived by two sisters, Denise Forest of FL and Laura Higgins of Dracut, MA; his fiancé, Leann Poor of Milford; his former wife, Donna McDonald of Everett, MA; and many beloved nephews, nieces, and cousins. He is also the brother of the late Joseph and John McDonald.

A graveside service with military honors will take place on Wednesday December 2 at 2 PM in the NH State Veterans Cemetery, Boscawen. Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium, Manchester, is in charge of arrangements. To view an Online Tribute, send condolences to the family, or for more information, visit www.phaneuf.net. Please note current restrictions and cemetery regulations require those in to wear face coverings and practice social distancing.