Mary Louise McDonald

Mrs. Mary Louise McDonald, 67, of 28 E. Ridge St., Coaldale, died Tuesday in St. Luke's Miners Memorial Hospital, Coaldale. She was the wife of Jerry McDonald.

Born in Coaldale, she was a daughter of the late Andrew and Helen (Washosky) Machay.

A member of St. Nicholas Orthodox Greek Catholic Church, Lansford, she was a graduate of the former Coaldale High School.

Surviving, in addition to her husband, are two sons, Michael A. Babinetz and his wife, Patricia, of Jim Thorpe, and James J. McDonald of Coaldale; three daughters, Anastasia Boner and Jackie Babinetz-Jaso, both of Coaldale, and Mary E., wife of David Babinetz, of Albrightsville; four grandchildren and one great grandchild.

She was also preceded in death by two grandchildren, Justin M. Babinetz and Crystal V. Bubon.

The August M. Gulla Funeral Home, 130 E. Ridge St., Coaldale, is in charge of arrangements.

Published in the Times News on 1/30/2008.

McDonald survivors

Mrs. Mary Louise McDonald, of Coaldale, who died on Tuesday, is also survived by a sister, Martha Ann, wife of Anthony Malaska, of Coaldale; and a son in law, David Twardzik.