Obituary Record

Gordon Lee McDonald
Died on 10/9/2020

Printed in the October 13, 2020 Omaha World-Herald

(veteran emblem)

McDonald, Gordon L. 11/18/1935 - 10/9/2020

Proudly served his country in the United States Navy, was a proud Ironworker, AFL-CIO President for Nebraska and served as a State Senator

Preceded in death by his parents, Harlan and Helena (Rosenbaum) McDonald; brother Warren McDonald; sisters, Lois Nielsen, Darlene Roumph

Survived by wife, Sharon (Boll) McDonald; sons, Todd McDonald (Charlene Howard), Michael McDonald; daughters, Lori Mann (Don), Debbie Barnes, Shari Colbert (Scott); grandchildren, Kelsey Barnes, Kaitlyn Barnes, Joshua Colbert; great grandchild, Keeley Hartman; brother, Bill McDonald (Alice); sister, Judy Goodman (Bill)

Graveside service: Wednesday, October 14, 2020 at 11 am at Omaha National Cemetery, 14250 Schram Rd., Omaha, NE

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Ironworkers Training and Education Fund, c/o Ironworkers Local 21, 14515 Industrial Frontage Rd S #21, Omaha, NE 68144 or Lutheran Church of the Master, 2617 S 114th St, Omaha, NE 68144

Braman Mortuary Southwest Chapel 6505 S. 144 Street, Omaha, NE 402-895-3400

~~~Obituaries courtesy of the Nebraska Washington County Genealogical Society. Newspaper clippings on file in the Public Library, Blair, Nebraska~~~

FindaGrave # 216660086

Note: photo is on the FindaGrave memorial

Printed in the Omaha World Herald on 10/13/2020