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Joseph “Frank” McDonald


Joseph “Frank” McDonald, 59, of Humphries, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, November 17, 2020, at Wright Memorial Hospital in Trenton, Missouri. 

Frank was born on July 3rd, 1961 in Milan, Missouri, to Francis “Dick” and Mary (Eddy) McDonald. 

He married Cynthia Stout and she survives of the home.  

Frank lived most of his life in the Milan and Humphries area. Frank was a jack of all trades but spent time working as a cook at the Paradox restaurant in Milan. He also worked construction and helped build many of the hog barns in the Sullivan County area. Frank was a quiet man but enjoyed working in his yard taking care of his flowers and also enjoyed fishing. 

He is survived by his wife Cindy; four children: April McDonald of Cameron, Missouri, Lacey Caudill (Adam) of Wheeling, Missouri, Jeremy Hayden of Humphries, and Jeffery Reid (Ashley) of Enid, Oklahoma; eleven grand children: Destiny, Dakota, Kacey, Adam, Kingston, Annette, Katlynn, Bretley, Nathan, Natalie and Addison; two brothers; Richard McDonald (Carol) of Humphreys, and David McDonald (Kathy) of Milan; two sisters; Mary Randall (Scott) of Milan, and Wendy Hines (John) of Humphreys; and several nieces and nephews; and his two loyal dogs, McGoo and Sally.  

Frank was preceded in death by his parents, and many aunts, uncles and cousins.

A memorial service for Frank will be announced at a later date. Schoene-Ruschmeier Funeral Home in Milan is handling arrangements.