CHARLES DEAN McDONALD, 84, passed away Saturday, October 16, 2021 at home. A private family gathering will be held on Friday, October 29, 2021 to celebrate Dean’s incredible life. Memorial contributions may be considered to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Dean was born and raised in Flint, MI. After graduation, he enlisted in the Marines reaching the rank of sergeant during his service in the 1950’s. After his honorable discharge, his focus became family and building a successful business career. He was a big hockey fan and enjoyed hiking in the mountains. But above all else, Dean was deeply devoted to his family.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Becky McDonald; five children, Debi Chase, Chuck McDonald, Peggy L’Hommedieu, Staci Kriese, Amy Hoeksema; 12 amazing grandchildren; siblings, Dawn Parr, Doug MacDonald.