William Henry McDonald, Jr.
Bill McDonald, 65, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away June 16, 2014 at his home.
He was born July 26, 1948 in Kansas City, Missouri, son of William Henry McDonald Sr. and Maxine (Kuhlmann) McDonald.
Bill graduated from Ruskin High School and served in the US Coast Guard in Viet Nam. Bill was a plumber/pipe fitter and belonged to the plumbers union local #8. After retirement, Bill hunted, golfed and cared for dogs. Bill cared for and treasured his family and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his mother and is survived by his father, his daughter, Nikki Sidebotttom, five siblings; Karen Orick, Kathy Sapp, Kristine Cary, Brian McDonald, and Bradley McDonald, and nieces and nephews.
A Mass will be held at 11:00 am, Friday, June 20, 2014 at St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 11822 Holmes, Kansas City, Missouri. A private burial will be held later at Leavenworth National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Disabled Veterans or to the charity of your choice.