MCPHEE, Donald Joseph
Surrounded by his loving family, Donald passed away peacefully on Tuesday April 21, 2020 at Teck-Pioneer Residence. Donald was born on May 25, 1925 to the late Lily (née Blakely) and John McPhee. Predeceased by his loving wife of 71 years, Ruby (2018). He is survived by his daughter Marilyn Cortez (Wayne Hawthorne) of Picture Butte, Alberta; grandsons Andrew (Shantel) Prus of Kirkland Lake, Stephen (Marlena) Prus of Alberta; and precious great-grandchildren Shelby, Rayla and Demitry. Donald was one of 14 children; Delbert, John, Gordon, Lyman, Marie Robar (née McPhee), Ruby Lindsay (née McPhee), Pearl Long (née McPhee), Charles, Verena Ruddy (née McPhee), Bruce, Courtney, Malcolm and Evelyn Rae (née McPhee).
Given the circumstances, there will be no visitation or service at this time.
Burial will take place at the Kirkland Lake Cemetery in Spring 2020.
If desired, donations in Donald’s memory may be made to Multiple Myeloma Canada, 1255 Trans Canada, Suite 160, Dorval, QC H9P 2V4) or Teck Pioneer Residence, 145A Government Road East, Kirkland Lake, ON P2N 3P4.