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Shirley Mcdonald

January 25, 1927 — January 18, 2021

Shirley Thomas McDonald, 93, passed away, Monday, January 18, 2021. Born in Kingston, she was the daughter of the late Jane Evans Davis (Thomas) and Frederick Davis who raised her. Shirley attended the Dallas Twp. Schools.

Early on, she worked at General Cigar. She stayed home raising her children and then worked at Picket’s Charge restaurant for some years.

Shirley was a member of Gate of Heaven Church, Dallas and was with the Altar and Rosary Society and a Girl Scout leader.

Shirley was preceded in death by her husband Joseph in 2018. Infant children Daniel and Mary Ann, Son, Lawrence and his wife Christine McDonald, Grandson, Kenneth Weidner, Brothers, Fred and Alfred Davis and Sister, Betty Westerburger. Surviving are her daughters, Sharlene Weidner and her husband Alan, Centermoreland, Seana Chappell and her husband Jay, Sweet Valley. Son, Christopher McDonald and his wife Betty Jo, Emmaus. Brother-in-law, Michael McDonald and his wife Dian. 11 Grandchildren, 12 Great-Grandchildren, and 3 Great-Great-Grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Friday, January 22, 2021 at 10:30 AM at Gate of Heaven Church, Dallas. Interment will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Carverton. Arrangements are under the direction of Richard H. Disque Funeral Home, Inc, 2940 Memorial Highway, Dallas, PA 18612. Online condolences can be made to

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Service Schedule

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Funeral Service

Friday, January 22, 2021

Starts at 10:30am (Eastern time)

Gate of Heaven ChurchGate of Heaven Church

40 Machell Ave, Dallas, PA 18612

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Friday, January 22, 2021

Starts at 12:10pm (Eastern time)

Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Carverton


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