Sunday, March 13, 2022, 2:00-5:00pm
Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation
Services, Inc., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville, PA
Mass of Christian Burial:
Monday, March 14, 2022, 10:30am
St. Michael Roman Catholic Church
85 N. High St., Greenville, PA
Rev. Christopher Barnes, Pastor, as celebrant
Inurnment will be in St. Michael Cemetery
Dorothy F. McDonald, age 96, of Park Ave., Greenville, passed away Wednesday evening, March 9, 2022 in her residence.
She was born in Barr Slope, PA on April 20, 1925 to Francis J. and Sarah F. (Mayausky) Goss. She was a 1943 graduate of Penn High School, received her Bachelor's Degree in Education from Y.S.U. in 1966 and her Master's Degree in Education from Slippery Rock University in 1976. Dorothy was employed at Greenville Steel Car and Westinghouse Electric Corp. during WWII. She then worked as an Elementary Teacher for Reynolds School District, working at the former West Salem School and Transfer School, retiring in 1993. She was an active member of St. Michael Roman Catholic Church, Greenville, where she had served as a CCD Teacher for fifty years and volunteered as a Substitute Teacher at St. Michael School. Dorothy was a member of Reynolds School District Retirees, she was an avid bingo player and she enjoyed road trips and traveling, outdoors and taking walks, roller skating in her younger years and spending time with her family.
On August 12, 1946 she married Thomas W. McDonald, Jr., he passed away November 2, 1989. She is survived by her daughter, Mary Henegan and her husband Joe of Jamestown, three sons, Thomas W. McDonald III and his fiance Deb Reigleman of Greenville, Mark McDonald of Greenville and Kevin McDonald and his wife Darlinda of Sharon, six grand children, Emily McDonald, Meghan McDonald, Nathan McDonald and his wife Kim, Carrie McDonald, Amy Henegan and her fiance Marty Cecire and Zachary Henegan, seven great-grandchildren and her grandchildren's friends that turned into family. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, a daughter, Elaine McDonald, a granddaughter, Jennifer Allshouse, a great-granddaughter, Taryn Clover, a brother, Frank Goss, Jr.and two infant sisters, Margaret Goss and Irene Goss.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Michael School Endowment Fund, 85 N. High St., Greenville, PA 16125.
I’m so very sorry for your loss. Sending my deepest condolences to the family.
To the McDonald Family, Our thoughts & prayers are with your complete family. So sorry for your loss of your mother & grandmother. May the beautiful memories that you shared with Mrs. McDonald be etched into your hearts forever. The heavens sure has gained a beautiful Angel today. What a beautiful reunion she would have with her daughter Elaine again too.
Our Deepest Sympathies,
Joseph L & Anna Marie Fry (Consiglio)
Our condolences. We love you all. You guys are like family too us. Let us know if you need anything. Love Anthony, Leona and amerra Maszgay.
I send much love and many prayers to all of Dorothy’s family! Dorothy was a beautiful lady inside and out! She lived the religion she so proudly taught to many children on St Michael Church!
Eternal rest grant unto her oh Lord and let perpetual light shine upon her. May her soul, and all the souls of the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Amen
May God grant you and your family healing and peace.
Elaine and I dated in High School and Mrs MAC, as I called her, was the kindest, sweetest lady I ever met. So much tragedy in her life. Now she is with Elaine and the rest. God bless her and all the family
I’m sorry for your loss. She was a beautiful woman I had the pleasure of caring for. My thoughts and prayers are with your entire family. Love, Donna and Hope
My sincere condolences to the entire MC Donald family. May you find peace and comfort thru our Lord Jesus Christ as you go thru this loss.
I would like to send my deepest sympathy to the family, I always thought highly of her.
Sorry to hear of Dorothy’s passing plan to attend viewing on Sunday depending on the weather. God bless Cousin Bill and family.
My condolences to both Elaine McDonald and her mother, your grandmother Dorothy McDonald
Dar and Kevin- so sorry for you l
Dar and Kevin, so sorry for your loss.
Sending my deepest condolences to you all. What a sweet lady and wonderful West Salem teacher! Heaven just gained one amazing angel!
Im so sorry to hear of your mom passing Tommy Mark Kevin and Mary. I have fond memories of her and many memories of the fun we all had as kids in the park by my grandparents DeBarrs house.
She lived a long life!
Darlene and Harley Cook
So sorry to hear Grandma, She was a amazing woman. She will never be forgotten and i know she will always be with us. Love ya gram so happy i got to spend time with you on Thanksgiving. May you rest in peace and enjoy reuniting with your family. Till we meet again.
Love ya and will miss you so .
I am so very sorry for your loss! She was my teacher at Transfer Elementary then I reconnected with her through PHN green street office in Farrell. What a lovely lady she will be remembered as. Prayers to all of you during this difficult time.
Emily and family, All of you have my deepest sympathy. Her time here is over but she will continue to be your guardian angel.