West Newbury, MA — Robert Angus MacDonald Jr., 54, of West Newbury, died at his home early Saturday morning, January 25, 2014.
One of two children of the late Robert A. and Mary C. (Mahoney) MacDonald, he was born in Newburyport on August 8, 1959, and was a graduate of Newburyport High School.
Bob was a retired Newburyport Firefighter, and as an electrician, was a member of the IBEW Local 103 of Boston.
His survivors include his brother, James MacDonald and companion, Robin, of Hampton, N.H.; close friends, Rock and Jill Dower; and his faithful, beloved canine friend, Rory, who was always by his side.
ARRANGEMENTS: Visiting hours at Elliott, Woodworth & Rogers Family Funeral Home, 35 Green Street, Newburyport, will be on Tuesday, January 28, from 5 to 8 p.m. A funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, January 29, at 10:30 a.m., at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, 42 Green Street, Newburyport, with springtime burial in Rural Cemetery, West Newbury.
Donations in his memory may be made to Our Neighbors Table, P.O. Box 592, Amesbury, MA 01913, or to Pettengill House, 13 Lafayette Road, Salisbury, MA 01952.