It is with sadness that the family of Mr. Francis “Fuzzy” Macdonald announces his passing on Saturday, February 11, 2012 at the Kirkland & District Hospital at the age of 89 years. Francis was predeceased by his parents Ida Marie Foran & Alexander Gordon Macdonald and brother Gerard Macdonald. He is survived by his loving wife Nellie (née Joki); sons Brian (Marcella) Macdonald and Rob (Janet) Macdonald. Francis will be remembered by his grandchildren Colin, Andrew, Megan, Kerri-Anne and Tara and great grandchild Tristan. He is also survived by his sister Dorothy (Jack) Armstrong; sister in law Donalda Macdonald, nieces, nephews and extended family. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Monette & French Funeral Home on Tuesday, February 14, 2012 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at Holy Name of Jesus Parish at 10:30 a.m. with Fr. Wayne Mills Officiating. Francis will be laid to rest in the Kirkland Lake Cemetery in the spring. Donations in Francis’ memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society (61 Main St. Kirkland Lake, ON. P2N 3E4), Heart & Stroke Foundation (P.O. Box 1122 Kirkland Lake, ON. P2N 3M7) or the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 87 (P.O. Box 323 Kirkland Lake, ON. P2N 3H7).