MACDONALD, LAWRENCE J., SR.
A funeral mass took place Feb. 16 at Our Lady of Mercy Church for Lawrence J. MacDonald, Sr., 95. He passed away peacefully surrounded by his children on Feb. 12. “Mac” was a life-long resident of Jersey City, who served in the US Army during WWII from 1942 to 1945, seeing action in France, Belgium, and Germany. He was a Jersey City fire fighter for 30 years, retiring as a lieutenant in 1982. Mac loved traveling, the New York Giants, and most of all his family, who will deeply miss his generosity of nature and warm-heartedness. Mac is survived by his wife of nearly 70 years, Mary Dorans MacDonald. He is also survived by his son, Larry and his wife Kathy, his daughter Denise Emmett and her husband Greg, his son Tom and his wife Donna, and his four granddaughters Jacqueline, Colleen, Lauren, and Megan, and his sister Pat Camp, along with numerous nieces and nephews.
Services arranged by the Greenville Memorial Home, Jersey City.