Doris M. (Reddy) McDonald

July 21, 2022

Doris M. (Reddy) McDonald

Doris M. (Reddy) McDonald– in Newburyport, formerly of Woburn, July 21st at eighty-seven years of age. Devoted mother of Kenneth M. McDonald Jr., his wife Debbie of Chelmsford and the late Carol Ann Ryder. Treasured grandmother of Thomas R. Ryder Jr., his wife Kasey, and Aprile and Paul Ryder. Adored great-grandmother of nine and great-great grandmother of three. Dear sister of Joan A. Jones, her husband Robert of ME and the late Margaret A. “Peggy” Reddy. Loving aunt of Steven Jones, his wife Marcia, Timothy Jones and Melisa Whittaker, her husband Scott of ME. Also survived by many loving great-nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to calling hours Monday, July 25th, from 4 – 7 p.m., in the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn. Her Funeral Service will be held in the funeral home on Tuesday, July 26th at 10 a.m.  Interment will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Winchester. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Doris’ memory to the National Kidney Foundation 209 West Central St., Suite 207, Natick, MA 01760 or to the Alzheimer’s Association 309 Waverley Oaks Rd, Waltham, MA 02452

 

 

Doris M. (Reddy) McDonald– in Newburyport, formerly of Woburn, died peacefully, July 21st at eighty-seven years of age.

Born and raised in Woburn, Doris was a daughter of the late John and Mary (Kelleher) Reddy. She was a graduate of Woburn High School.

For many years, Doris worked as a computer program system analyst for Gillette.

Doris was always up for adventure! After her retirement, she enjoyed traveling and even drove to Alaska twice, enjoying the scenery along the way. In later years, Doris loved painting.

She was a lover of animals, especially of her cats and dog. She was a strong, hard-working woman who will be deeply missed.

Doris’ family would like to thank the nurses and staff at Avita of Newburyport, for all the care and love they showed to Doris and their family during the last few years.

Devoted mother of Kenneth M. McDonald Jr., his wife Debbie of Chelmsford and the late Carol Ann Ryder. Treasured grandmother of Thomas R. Ryder Jr., his wife Kasey, and Aprile and Paul Ryder. Adored great-grandmother of nine and great-great grandmother of three. Dear sister of Joan A. Jones, her husband Robert of ME and the late Margaret A. “Peggy” Reddy. Loving aunt of Steven Jones, his wife Marcia, Timothy Jones and Melisa Whittaker, her husband Scott of ME. Also survived by many loving great-nieces and nephews. 

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to calling hours Monday, July 25th, from 4 – 7 p.m., in the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn. Her Funeral Service will be held in the funeral home on Tuesday, July 26th at 10 a.m.  Interment will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Winchester. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Doris’ memory to the National Kidney Foundation 209 West Central St., Suite 207, Natick, MA 01760 or to the Alzheimer’s Association 309 Waverley Oaks Rd, Waltham, MA 02452

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to calling hours Monday, July 25th, from 4 – 7 p.m., in the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn. Her Funeral Service will be held in the funeral home on Tuesday, July 26th at 10 a.m.  Interment will take place at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Doris’ memory to the National Kidney Foundation 209 West Central St., Suite 207, Natick, MA 01760 or to the Alzheimer’s Association 309 Waverley Oaks Rd, Waltham, MA 02452.Interment will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Winchester.

 

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  1. My dearest sympathy to Ken, Debbie and all of Doris’ family….her time had come and she went peacefully ~~ may she Rest In Peace ❤️
    Love, Helen

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