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C. Thomas McDonald service set

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Former Jackson Township resident C. Thomas McDonald of Wanatah passed away Wednesday, August 25, 2010 with his family by his side. He was 72.

Born Feb. 20, 1938 in Gary, he was the son of Charles Thomas and Bessie (Dregalla) McDonald. He is survived by his wife, Louise (Burton) McDonald; daughter Deborah McDonald (husband Thomas Sarver) of Chesterton; sister Rita Wineiger of Hobart; and granddaughter Sydney.

Tom had been a construction manager with Owens Corning Fiberglas and was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church. He will be remembered as a dedicated family man and humble servant of the Lord.

A funeral mass will be Saturday at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 202 N. Ohio St., Wanatah, with Fr. Jerry Schweitzer officiating. Burial will be at Sacred Heart Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Moeller Funeral Home, 104 Roosevelt Road, Valparaiso. Memorials may be made to VNA Hospice of Porter County.



Posted 8/26/2010