Myrl McDonald

McDONALD, Myrl J., 84, Brilliant, Ohio, passed away, October 12, 2013, in the Valley Hospice Pallative Care Unit, Steubenville, Ohio.

She was born February 14, 1929, in Aleppo Twp., Pennsylvania, a daughter of the late Joseph U. and Lucy (Hunter) Glover.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by seven brothers and seven sisters.

Myrl was a Homemaker and a member of the Brilliant Senior Citizens Club. She was also an active member of the New Alexandria United Methodist Church, where she formally taught Sunday School, VBS1 and sang in the choir.

Surviving are her husband, Charles K. “Mac” McDonald, whom she married on April 29,1950, three sons, Harley W. (Clara) McDonald and Tommy P. (Juanita) McDonald, both of Brilliant, and Jerry K. McDonald of Mingo Junction, Ohio; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Friends received at the Wheeler Funeral Home, 712 Third St., Brilliant. Monday, 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., and on Tuesday from 11 a.m. until time of funeral services at 1 p.m., with Pastor Jimm Woods officiating.

Interment will follow in New Alexandria Cemetery.

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