Laurie Jean (nee Mac Donald) Nilson passed away on March 30th, 2014 in her home with her husband, Paul Nilson, by her side. She was born on March 30th, 1961. She was the first girl born after 5 brothers. She was a school bus driver for 20 years at the Ramona Unified School District.
Laurie was predeceased by her father, Archie "Mac" Mac Donald, October 15, 2007. She is survived by her husband Paul; two sons, Russell Medina (Daisy) and Reid Medina (Sierra); she loved her five grand children Cairo, Russell, Gunner, Ryder, and Emersyn Monroe; her mother Patricia Jean Mac Donald; and siblings, Rodney Donovan Mac Donald, Dennis Michael Hayes, Steven Douglas Hayes, Patrick Lawrence Hayes, Timothy Dean Hayes, Terry Vincent Hayes, and Tammy Marie (Mac Donald) Reid as well as many beloved nieces and nephews.