John Francis McDonald Jr., age 75, passed away April 4, 2013, in a local hospital. He was born Jan. 8, 1938, in Allegheny, Pa., the son of John Francis McDonald and Agnes Victoria Dental. He married Patricia Ann Smith, Aug. 24, 1976, in Ontario, Calif. They were married 36 years.
He was baptized and confirmed a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints on Jan. 7, 1989. He became an elder Sept. 22, 1996, and was endowed in the Dallas Temple Oct. 18, 1997.
He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. John is survived by his wife, Patricia, and children, Jonette Tichenor, Yevette McDonald, Shelly Hull, John-John McDonald, Rick Redner, David Ingram, Jamie Ingram, Lee Ingram and Jade Ingram. He was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Tom McDonald; and daughter, Tracy Ingram.