Thomas McDonald 1945- 2021 Thomas M. McDonald passed away on November 13, 2021, at Washakie Medical Center after a lengthy illness.
Tom was born July 28, 1945, in Denver Colorado. He graduated from Riverton High School in 1963. In May 1966 Tom enlisted in the Marine Corps and served two tours in Vietnam with USMC Force Recon.
After discharge he began his career at Pacific Power & Light. Over the years, he held a variety of management and supervisory positions, retiring in April 1999 after 28 years of service. Taking advantage of his extensive knowledge and experience in Wyoming mining, he applied for a position as a Wyoming Deputy State Mine Inspector, a position he held for thirteen years. He retired from this position in October 2012.
Tom is survived by his wife Laura, one brother Burt (Carolyn) McDonald of La Crosse, WI; one daughter, Michelle Greene (Joe) of Preston, ID; two sons, Thomas McDonald (Leah) of Waconia, MN, Michael McDonald of Worland, five grandchildren and one great granddaughter.
Cremation has taken place and a family graveside service will be held in the summer of 2022. Online condolences may be made at www.bryantfuneralhomeonline.com
Published by Rocket Miner from Nov. 20 to Nov. 21, 2021.