JUNE 4, 1935-MARCH 1, 2009
MERCERSBURG, Pa. - Robert E. "Sonny" McDonald, 73, of 14182 Shimpstown Road, died Sunday, March 1, 2009, at his home.
Born June 4, 1935, in Little Cove, Pa., he was the son of the late Reed Sr. and Esther Pine McDonald.
He retired from Bob Hoffman Chevrolet Buick Inc. in Mercersburg following 28 years of service.
He was a member of VFW 6241, American Legion 517 and Moose Lodge 1790, all of Mercersburg.
He is survived by his wife, Mary C. Pine Cordell McDonald, whom he married June 4, 1994; three daughters, Shirley M. Weller of Needmore, Pa., and Barbara J. Fanny and Kathy M. Gress, both of Mercersburg; one son, Jerry L. McDonald of Mercersburg; two stepdaughters, Kimberly Raley of Mercersburg and Teresa Hinkle of Chambersburg, Pa.; two stepsons, Donald E. Cordell of Mercersburg and Gregory A. Cordell of Lancaster, Pa.; one sister, Pauline Hull of Hagerstown; two brothers, Charles McDonald of Mercersburg and Reed McDonald Jr. of Chambersburg; five grandchildren; eight step grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and three stepgreat-grandchildren.