Florence Edna Mac Donald - Chepachet

Florence Edna Mac Donald - Chepachet

Florence Edna (Fitzsimmons) Mac Donald, 91, of Chepachet, died Monday morning, June 16, 2014, after a brief illness. She was the widow of Robert F. Mac Donald.

Born in Woonsocket, the only child of William and Nellie (Worsnop) Fitzsimmons, she was a 1940 graduate of Woonsocket High School and a 1942 graduate of Hill College, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in secretarial science.

For almost 20 years, she was employed in the offices of the Taft-Peirce Manufacturing Co., Woonsocket. She lived in Chepachet since 1965, and was an active member and past Matron of the Woonsocket Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star.

Her funeral will be held Thursday, June 19, 2014, beginning with visitation at 10 A.M. followed by a service at 10:30 A.M. in the Holt Funeral Home, 510 So. Main St., Woonsocket. Burial will follow in Union Cemetery, North Smithfield.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the St. James Food Bank at St. James Episcopal Church, 24 Hamlet Ave., Woonsocket , RI 02895