Obituary for Joseph Roderick MacDonald

Joseph Roderick MacDonald

Birth Date: Mar. 26th, 1926
Date Passed: Aug. 13th, 2019


Joseph Roderick MacDonald age 93, of White Cloud, MI died Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at Mercy General Health Partners-Mercy Campus. Joseph was born on March 26, 1926 in Harrisville, MI to the late Angus and Isabelle (McDonald) MacDonald. He served in the United States Military during WWII. He married Frances (Molenkamp) MacDonald on August 25, 1957 in Standale, MI. She preceded him in death on January 7, 1993. Joseph is survived by his daughter Maryde (Darwin) Housler of Ravenna; grandchildren David (Tina) Housler of Ravenna, Kelly Housler (Bryan Fassett) of Charlotte, MI and John (Terri) Housler of Holland; four Great Grandchildren; one Great Great Grandchild and Nephew Dan (Sue) MacDonald of Novi, MI. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife Frances; brothers Duncan, Donald and Stanley and sisters Cecilia and Tina. A Memorial Service will be conducted on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 11:30am at the Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna with Father Fred Brucker celebrant. Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery in Lamont. The family will be at the Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna at 10:30am to greet friends. Memorials may be directed to: Harbor Hospice.Go to: or Facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna Inc. to sign the online guestbook.The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511


10:30am to 11:30am


2:00pm on Aug. 17th, 2019 at
Maplewood Cemetery
Map/Directions to Maplewood Cemetery