McDonald, Virginia Elizabeth (nee Lowry)

McDonald, Virginia Elizabeth (nee Lowry)

August 26, 1924 – August 14, 2018
Age 93 of St. Paul, passed away peacefully at Cerenity Marion of St Paul on August 14, 2018. She had resided there and died 12 days before her 94th birthday. She was born in Duluth on August 26, 1924 to Raymond and Lillian Lowry. She attended Central High School in Duluth and graduated with the ‘Class of 1942’ and married Robert Bruce McDonald in 1947. Ginny is survived by her sons, Timothy (Karen), Richard (Mary), and Scott. She was loving Grandma to Shawn, Casey, and Jeffrey, and Great-Grandma to Thomas, Jack, Connor and Cali. Ginny is also survived by her brother, Richard (Mary) Lowry and their extensive family who called her Aunt Ginny. Duluth was always her “home” even though she lived in WBL and Richfield for most of her life. She retired from Lutheran Brotherhood after working full time until age 75. Ginny was a fun loving grandma who loved to travel, golf, dance, paint and play a mean game of bridge. She loved life and family and will be remembered fondly by all who knew her. A celebration of life will be at Cerenity of Marion in St Paul, 200 Earl St, St. Paul on August 28. Visitation at 10AM, memorial service in the Chapel at 11AM. (Published in the Star Tribune on August 26, 2018).