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From: Linda Darling <>
Subject: MacDONALD, Evan Daniel
Date: Thu, 03 Feb 2005 08:34:20 -0500

Halifax Herald February 3, 2005

MacDONALD, Evan Daniel - 17, Marydale, Antigonish Co., died suddenly at
home on Tuesday, February 1, 2005. Evan was the son of Daniel Joseph
MacDonald, Marydale and Jody A. Schnee MacDonald, Houston, Tex. Besides his
parents, he is survived by sister, Brenna Maria MacDonald, Houston, Tex.;
and maternal grandmother, Peggy (Schnee) Major, South Dakota; many aunts,
uncles and cousins who loved him very much; his very special "Aunt Josie
and Uncle Gilbert"; loving neighbour, Mary Purcell; friend, Michelle Walsh,
and lifelong best friend, Brennan Steeves. He was predeceased by paternal
grandparents, William Joseph and Mary Catherine MacDonald; maternal
grandfather, Harry Schnee; uncle, Michael Walsh, and best neighbour, Joe
Purcell. Evan was a former student of Dr. John Hugh Gillis Regional High
School and was currently attending Northumberland Regional High School.
Evan was a member of St. Andrew's Parish. He was a thoughtful, caring,
outgoing young man with a very inquiring mind who enjoyed all varieties of
music and the chance to socialize with friends and family. Evan played
hockey, baseball and always looked forward to the chance to enjoy his "love
of the outdoors". He enjoyed fishing, hunting, snowmobiling, ATVing and
spending time at the camp with his dad and friends. Evan's philosophy in
life was "Love each other, show kindness to each other". Visitation 7-9
p.m. today and 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Friday in MacIsaac Funeral Home, 61
Pleasant St., Antigonish. Funeral mass 2 p.m. Saturday in St. Andrew's
Church, St. Andrew's, Rev. Robert Neville and Rev. Daniel MacDonald
officiating. Burial at a later date. Family flowers only by request.
Donations to Act for Change Youth Association, 867-4368, in Evan's name
would be welcomed. As we remember Evan's, "May I ask a
question?", we pray, May he rest in Peace.

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