Frank William McDonald, age 93, of Neodesha, Kansas passed away on February 13, 2018 at his home in Neodesha, Kansas.
Graveside Services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, February 16, 2018 at the Neodesha Cemetery under the direction of the Loran Fawcett Chapel in Neodesha, Kansas.
Frank William McDonald was born June 12, 1924 to Earl & Ethel (Fender) McDonald in Neodesha, Kansas. He attended schools in Neodesha and as a teenager he went to work on the pipeline. Frank later owned his own fertilizer company in Sublette, Kansas. He was the manager at Western Alfalfa in Neodesha, Kansas. Frank owned and leased his own semi-truck to Bonham’s in Tulsa, Oklahoma until he retired. He then worked on motors and lawnmowers. Frank taught his grandson Travis how to repair mowers and they also enjoyed fishing together.
He married Gladys Bohannon and with this union they had one child Cinda Lynn. The couple later divorced. On May 10, 1966 Frank married Barbara Stone and to this union had one son Robert.
Frank is preceded in death by his parents, five brothers, three sisters and his daughter.
Survivors include his wife Barbara of the home, one son Robert & wife Suzi and grandson Travis all of Neodesha, Kansas, one brother Louis McDonald of Larned, Kansas, two granddaughters Belinda Tucker of Arkansas and Marlo Cortez of California, 7 great grandchildren, 13 great great grandchildren, and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
To Bob and the entire family, I'm so very sorry for your loss and will keep you all in my prayers!
Jimmy CrockerNeodesha, KS
Please accept my deepest condolences and may our Heavenly Father comfort you during this time of great sorrow. 2Corinthians 1:3,4; Revelation 21:4
Sorry that I can't be there today. My thoughts are with all. Uncle Frank well be missed. Rest in peace.
Roxana BomanCanon city, CO
I am saddened to read of Frank's passing. He was a true gentleman and I enjoyed visiting with him on several occasions. Dad and he spent a lot of time with their frequent visits at the welding shop. May our God give you comfort in this time of need. My deepest sympathy.
Judy CliftonNeodesha, KS
Jeanne McDonald519 W. 2nd st. Larned, KS
Love you Grandpa always in my heart. We will miss you.
Marlo Fletcher CortezChula Vista, CA
Peace be with you.
Richard PattersonNeodesha, KS