Mr. Maynard MacDonald was one of Bethel’s Shut-ins. He is the father of Pastor Michael MacDonald. Please hold up the MacDonald’s during this time of grief! The service times are listed in the announcement below.
MacDONALD, Maynard Douglas (1928 – 2014) – promoted to the loving arms of his Lord & Saviour at the Dover Cliffs Long Term Care Home on Thursday, March 6th, 2014 in his 86th year. Loving father & grandfather of the late Douglas MacDonald (1970) and Pastor Michael MacDonald (Liliane) of Port Dover, their children Melissa, Melanie & Paul. Maynard will be lovingly remembered by his former spouse Eleanor Misner of Port Dover and by his sister-in-laws Connie, Barb & Delcie. Predeceased by his parents, the late James “Square Jim” & Mary MacDonald and by his siblings Alma Scofield, Margaret Petito (George), Albert, William, Jack (Red) & Andrew “Gump”. Friends are invited to share their memories of Maynard with his family at the BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH, Hwy#3 East Simcoe for visitation on Tuesday, March 11th, 2014 from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Maynard’s home going service will follow visitation in the church sanctuary at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Al Feere officiating. Interment: Port Dover Cemetery. Those wishing to donate in memory of Maynard are asked to consider the Bethel Baptist Church or the Canadian Cancer Society. Donations may be made through the JASON SMITH FUNERAL CHAPEL, 689 Norfolk St. N. Simcoe, ON. Personal online condolences at http://www.smithfuneralchapel.com (519) 426-0199. Special thanks to the nursing staff of Dover Cliffs for their care & compassion during Maynard’s final days. Thank you all.