Colleen K. McDonald

McDonald, Colleen K.
Colleen K. (Mulgrue) McDonald, Beloved wife, step-mother, grandmother and friend passed away at the age of 61 on Tuesday, January 15, 2013. She was survived by best friend and husband Bill McDonald, step daughter and son in law Meghan and Jay Robinson, of Snohomish, WA, grandchildren Mackenzie Robinson, Jakob Robinson and Christian McDonald, sisters in law Rosemary DeMarco of Hillsdale, NJ, and Teresa McDonald, of Rivervale, NJ, brother in law Bobby McDonald, of Rivervale, NJ, brothers Tom Mulgrue, Dan Mulgrue and wife Lisa, brother in-law Tom McNaught all of Lincoln NE, and many loving nieces, nephews and longtime friends. Preceded in death, by step son Ryan McDonald, sister Patty McNaught, and parents John and Fern Mulgrue. Graduate of Lincoln Southeast High School, 1969, Colleen enjoyed working as a Realtor in Lincoln, NE, then moved to Scottsdale, AZ, where she enjoyed interior design work for many years. Colleen had a talent for gourmet cooking and loved to entertain family and friends. She brought much joy to all around her, she was a living angel to her husband and will forever be with him. She will be greatly missed but her spirit will live on in the hearts of people whose lives she touched. Funeral service: Monday, January 21st, 11am, Hansen Desert Hills Chapel, 6500 East Bell Rd., Scottsdale, AZ. Burial: Paradise Memorial Gardens Cemetery, 9300 E. Shea Blvd., Scottsdale, AZ. Visitation with family: Sunday, January 20th, 2 - 6pm, Hansen Desert Hills Chapel. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the . Please visit to place online condolences.

Funeral Home

Hansen Desert Hills Mortuary and Memorial Park
6500 E. Bell Road Scottsdale, AZ 85254
(480) 991-5800

Published in The Arizona Republic on Jan. 18, 2013