Msgt. Keith I. MacDonald, USAF (Ret), 91 of Lebanon, died Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, at his home in Lebanon.
He was born May 11, 1926, in Milford, Mass. to Russell MacDonald Sr. and Florence White MacDonald.
On April 17, 1959, he married Ann T. Brown.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son-in-law, Brian Marley; three grandchildren, Christopher, Tiffany, and Jessica, and a brother, Russell MacDonald.
Keith was born and raised in Milford, Mass., and attended school there. He then entered the military at the age of 16, serving first in the United States Navy, the Army Air Corps, and then transferring to the United States Air Force. He took part in World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War during his 25 year military career. He retired from the Air Force with the rank of Master Sergeant on Jan. 31, 1967 at the McClellan Air Force Base in Sacramento, Calif. The family then lived in Vermont and Indiana while Keith drove a truck for North American Van Lines. Keith had worked as a golf pro and also sold insurance for several years. The family moved to Lebanon in 2009 and made their home.
He followed the Christian faith throughout the years.
Survivors include his wife, Ann, of the home; four daughters, Karen Harris and her husband, George, of Windsor, Vt.; Kim Lague and her husband, Ray, of Lebanon; Kelly Foland and her husband, Kurt, of Blue Springs; Kerrie Marley, of Noblesville, Ind.; a son, Kevin MacDonald, of the state of California; 15 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Jane Daye and Janet Eager, also several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services and burial for Msgt. Keith I. MacDonald, USAF (Ret)
will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, in Missouri Veterans Cemetery near Waynesville with Chaplain Dennis Franck officiating. Full Military Honors will be provided by Whiteman Air Force Base under the care and direction of Holman-Howe Funeral Home of Lebanon.
Memorial donations to Wounded Warriors may be made through the funeral home.
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