Robert "Bud/ Bob" T. McDonald, 91 of Hingham formerly of Braintree, Quincy and Dorchester, passed away in peace on June 9, 2014 after a long illness. The son of the late Thomas McDonald and Bridget "Celia" Glynn McDonald, and brother of the late Edward F. McDonald of Quincy. He was born in Boston on March 5, 1923. Bud/Bob served in the Merchant Marines during World War II and was later employed by Boston Edison from which he retired after over 20 plus years of service. He and his late wife June, loved to dance the night away on Saturdays. He also loved spending time with his family in Dennisport, Cape Cod and was glued to his chair during the NFL season. Husband of the late June L. Childs McDonald of Everett, father of Robert J. McDonald and his wife Robin of Hudson, Thomas C. McDonald and his wife Kathleen of Hanover, Dr. David J. McDonald and his wife Susan of Daytona Beach, FL and Nancy T. Albert and her husband Arthur of San Diego, CA. He is also survived by 11 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Visiting hours were held in the Sullivan Funeral Homes, 551 Washington St., Rte. 53, Hanover on Monday, June 23rd from 8-9:30 AM. A funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 AM at St. Mary of the Sacred Heart Church, 392 Hanover St., Rte 139 in Hanover. Burial followed at Glenwood Cemetery, Washington Ave, Everett, 02149. Donations in his memory may be made to the
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Published in The Hingham Journal from June 20 to June 27, 2014