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July 1, 2014

Rowena McDonald

TAMPA, Fla. — Rowena McDonald, 89, Tampa, Fla., formerly of Cass County, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, June 18, 2014.

She was married to Charles L. McDonald on July 25, 1939.

She loved to knit, crochet, play computer games and also spending time with family and friends.

Rowena is survived by five sons, Chales (Sonny), Jack, Robert, Larry and Bill McDonald; daughters, Betty Simpson, Donna Hamilton, Louise Fording, Della Vaughn and Debbie Tigue; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, one daughter and one son.

Private services will be held Aug. 9 in Florida.

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