Malcolm R "Mac" McGregor (1922 - 2011)


Malcolm R. "Mac" McGregor died July 25, 2011.
He was born in Lake Valley, N.M. Aug. 2, 1922. He lived in New Mexico for 56 years and met his wife Caroline there.
In 1978, Malcolm moved to Juneau and began working for the Alaska Department of Transportation. He later became the building supervisor at the Capitol Building.
Malcolm served with the U.S. Army and saw tours of duty during both World War II and the Korean War, the latter as an infantry lieutenant. He was also active in both the Lions Club and the Masonic Lodge.
Malcolm was preceded in death by his wife Caroline, son Grant, brothers Grant and Carlton, and his sister, Inez. He is survived by his son Dr. Tom (Cathy) McGregor, daughter Caroline (Russ) Shivers and many other family members.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 9161 Cinema Drive. A reception will follow. The family requests that, in lieu of flowers, donations be made to Aldersgate.
Published in The Juneau Empire on July 27, 2011
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