Richard Joseph McDonald

April 14, 1940 - January 18, 2017



Richard Joseph McDonald

Richard Joseph McDonald, age 76, of East Bethel died January 18, 2017. Preceded in death by his wife, Kathleen (died December 13, 2016); parents, Joseph and Marie McDonald; children, Michael and Jennifer McDonald; brothers, Peter and Terry McDonald. Survived by his children, Chris (Ceil), Brett, Maureen (Arnold) Hoffman; grandchildren, Trevor, Kayla and Michael McDonald, Amanda, Kyle, Thomas Hoffman, Tyler Christensen; great-grandson, Matthew Hoffman, Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday at 11 AM with a visitation one hour prior at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, 19921 Nightingale St. NW., Oak Grove. Visitation Monday 5-8 PM at Thurston-Lindberg Funeral Home, 2005 Branch Ave., Anoka. Interment St. Patrick’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred. Thurston-Lindberg Funeral Home. Anoka 763-421-0220

Mass of Christian Burial

Funeral Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.

Visitation starting at 10:00 a.m.

Burial following Mass in St. Patrick Cemetery.

After burial, will be served in St. Patrick Social Hall.


O Loving Father and Savior, send your angels to carry the soul of your servant from this earth to the heavenly place of eternal and everlasting life. Let family and friends who have passed before in faith be reunited in joy with the departed. Forgive any wrongs that have been committed and welcome this beloved spirit into the warm embrace of your unending peace. Amen.