Bobby W. McDonald

Aug. 12, 1931 - March 9, 2007

Bobby W. McDonald, 75, of Watertown, died Friday, March 9, 2007, at his home.

He was born Aug. 12, 1931, in Zephyr, Texas, the son of Edward and Beatrice (nee Kinson) McDonald.

On Oct. 3, 1953, he married Mavis Himebauch in Yuma, Ariz. He retired in 1991 from Navistar Corp. in Waukesha. Bobby was a member of the Waukesha Veterans of Foreign Wars.

Bobby is survived by his wife, Mavis McDonald; his children, Cherie (Ed) Cogoon of Waukesha, Robby (Lisa) McDonald of Black River Falls, Donny (Robin) McDonald of New Berlin, Kenny (Kristin) McDonald of Ixonia, Michael (Karen) McDonald of Waukesha and Penny (Michael) Maier of Ixonia; 15 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; brothers, James (Barb) McDonald of Waukesha and Fred (Lina) McDonald of Gustine, Texas; along with other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Beatrice McDonald.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. funeral service today, March 13, at Glenview Memorial Gardens in Ixonia at the memorial gardens chapel. The Rev. Paul Borgman will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the Oconomowoc Regional Cancer Center.

Pagenkopf Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4457 or visit www.pagenkopf.com.