Wallace McDonald

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Wallace E. (Wally) McDonald, 85, of Abrams, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 5, 2017. He was born on May 9, 1932, in Green Bay to the late Patrick and Viola (Souve) McDonald.

Wally served in the U.S. Navy. He was employed as a maintenance engineer at Austin Straubel Airport.

Wally was married to Delilah Vollmer, of Tigerton, who preceded him in death. He later married Marie Bartz and resided in Abrams. He enjoyed traveling, bowling and golf.

Survivors include his wife, Marie Bartz, Abrams; son, Patrick (Raylene) McDonald, Sobieski; daughter, Cindy (Mike) Gillis, Suamico; son, Kevin (Linda) McDonald, Green Bay; daughter, Lori Peters, Pulaski; daughter, Michelle (Todd) Cullen, Green Bay; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; half-brothers and half-sisters.

Wally was preceded in death by his first wife and mother of his children, Delilah (Vollmer) McDonald; daughter, Dianne (Thomas) Schaefer, of Appleton; other relatives and friends.

A memorial gathering was held at the Pfotenhauer Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Howard-Suamico location, 1145 Cardinal Lane, on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, from 3-4:30 p.m. The Funeral Service was held at 4:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, a fund will be set up to donate to charity in Wally’s honor.

Online condolences are welcome at www.PfotenhauerFuneralHome.com.