William Duncan MACDONALD

MacDonald, William Duncan

Loving Husband, Father, Son and Friend. Always in our hearts.

Sept. 24, 1949 ~ May 3, 2008.

Passed away suddenly at home in Pacheena Bay, Bamfield BC after fighting a lengthly illness.

“Bill” was born in Port Alberni, BC Sept. 24, 1949 and spent the last two years of his life in Pacheena Bay where he loved walking the beach and dreaming of the future.

Predeceased by his father William Freeston MacDonald, sister Shirley Acton, his best friend (and “son”), “Botchie” and many others.

Survived by his life friend and loving wife of 36 years, Marilyn MacDonald, daughters Cheryl MacDonald (Son Cole Giroux and daughter Maliya) and Valerie Bellwood (Husband Mike Bellwood, Sons Scott MacDonald and Dominic Bellwood) and Kim MacDonald (Husband Joe Moore and Son Tristan MacDonald-Moore)

“Bill” was an active member of Arrowsmith Search & Rescue before his diagnosed illness in 1999. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, travelling, and especially spending time with his family.

“Bill’s” love of family, friends and life, and his great sense of humor will be greatly missed. We love you.

Funeral sevice was held on Thursday, May 8th, 2008

at Yates Funeral Chapel in Port Alberni, BC.


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