Evelyn McDonald Obituary

Evelyn B. McDonald
Evelyn B. McDonald

April 2, 2005
Resided in Des Moines, IA


Evelyn B. McDonald, 80, passed away quietly on Saturday, April 2, 2005 at Kavanagh House at 900 56th Street in Des Moines, Iowa.

In the early 50's, Evelyn worked for Des Moines Flying Service and was an accomplished pilot, flying new planes and aircraft parts to new owners around the country. A memorable trip for Evelyn was when she took her good friend Alice "Bee" Gregory with her to deliver a new plane to a lumber company in Long Beach, CA. Evelyn also worked in banking and real estate before retiring in 1986.

Survivors include two sons, John Tom McDonald (Jackie) and Scott James McDonald, both of Des Moines; one daughter, Jill Ann Slack (Mark) of Naples, FL; one brother, Emery Bubany of Des Moines; and two grandchildren, Matthew Thomas McDonald (Lara) of Monclair, NJ, and Katherine Alex Slack of Naples, FL.

Cremation has taken place and there will be no service at her request. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Iowa.




Funeral Home
Dunn's Funeral Home
2121 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312