Delbert C. McDonald, Jr.
Delbert C. McDonald, Jr., 77, St. Joseph, Missouri died Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at Mosaic Life Care.
He was born May 13, 1937 to Delbert and Rozzetta (Gerner) McDonald, Sr. in St. Joseph, Missouri.
Delbert married Martha Ward in March of 1988, and they later divorced.
He was a man of many stories, known to many as a joker and could convince you of anything. He enjoyed spending time with grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Delbert also liked fishing and watching old western movies.
Mr. McDonald was also preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Charles McDonald, Sr. and Rosco McDonald; sister, Shelby McDonald.
Survivors: daughter, Mary Kirby (Gilbert); four grandsons, Thomas Ginn (Michelle), Kevin Ginn (Cathy), Preston Ginn (Nikki) and Tyrone Ginn (Shauntessa), all of St. Joseph, Missouri; fourteen great-grandchildren, Kevin Ginn, Jr., Elijah, Alicia Bell, Kapri, Patrice, Ja-Ron, Y-Raum, Aleece, Norman, Sylus, Olivia, Dai’Janise, Tyesha and La-Shelle; sisters, Brenda Estes, St. Joseph, Missouri and Daphaine Stone (Lester), Yuma, Arizona; aunt, Cecilia McGaughy, St. Joseph, Missouri; numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews and cousins; and special friend, Regina Dennis.
Healing Farewell: 10:00 A.M. Saturday, Holsey Chapel, I.C.M. The family will gather with friends one hour prior to the service. Flowers are appreciated and for those wishing to make a contribution, the family requests they be made to Holsey Chapel, I.C.M. Online guest book and obituary at www.meierhoffer.com.