Funeral Mass for the late Mr Ronald Anthony (Tony) McDonald will be offered at St Patrick’s Cathedral, Cnr Sturt and Dawson Streets, Ballarat on Tuesday April 13, 2021 at 10.00 a.m. Burial will follow in the Waubra Cemetery. Vigil Prayers will take place at St John’s Church, Waubra on Monday evening at 6.00 p.m. Please wear some colour to celebrate Tony’s life. The Funeral Mass may be viewed via livestream at www.cbnfvr.com.au/McDonald
Ronald "Tony " Anthony McDonald
Beloved and loving husband of Margaret.
Loved father and father-in-law of Alexander & Juliet, Mary-Anne & Nick, Anthony & Bridget, James & Annabelle, Phillip & Suzanne and 17 grandchildren
Loved son of the late Molly and Alec McDonald. Devoted brother of Margie Wallace (dec) Brian (dec.),Pat (dec.), Donald, Michael, Brendan and families.
Rest in Peace.
Sympathy to Margaret and family during this sad time. Tony was always a good friend of the Troy family over the years and will be missed.April 14, 2021
Dianne French (Troy).
To dear Margaret, Alex, Mary-Anne, Anthony, James and Phillip and your families. And to Don, Michael and Brendan and families.April 13, 2021
So very sad to hear of your loss. Tony was a wonderful traveller on the Paul & Barney outback trips. Very fond memories of his fun and chats – he was always a pleasure to be with.
With love to you all in your sorrow
My deepest sympathy on the passing of Tony. A hard working man of the land. Fond memories of working and visiting the farm at Waubra. Condolences to Margaret, Alex, Maryanne, Anthony, James, Phillip and families.April 13, 2021
God bless you all in this sad time.
Our deepest sympathy to Margaret and family.April 13, 2021
Fond memories of time shared supporting our sons at many games of footy over the years.
A true gentleman.
Nan and Patrick Liston
Dear Margaret and family,
We are saddened to hear of Tony’s passing and our thoughts are with you all during this difficult time.April 13, 2021
Tony was highly respected and a good neighbour.
Now tending Heaven’s garden.
Dear Margaret and family and the extended McDonald family,April 12, 2021
With our deepest sympathy on the loss of Tony. Tony’s gentle nature and commitment to his local community will be missed.
Our prayers are with you all at this time.
Sharon and Marty Moran
We were saddened to hear of the sudden passing of Tony. Our thoughts & prayers are with you all.
Ian, Maureen & Genevieve LawrenceApril 12, 2021
We are saddened to learn of the passing of Tony a talented football opponent & a great community person, & proud family man. & as Coralee puts it He was a lovely dancer too.April 12, 2021
To Margaret & Family & tony’s brothers,Donald,Michael & Brendan
Please accept our condolence from long time friends Coralee & Noel Nunn
Dear Marg, Alex, Mary-Anne, Anthony, James, Phillip and Family,April 12, 2021
Our Deepest Sympathy on the passing of your beloved husband and a special Dad Tony, Our prayers and thoughts are with you all, Special memories are with you forever,Thinking of you all, big cuddles to you Marg. Xx
Love Sharon, Gavin, Troy, Adam, Renee and Family
Dearest Marg and family I’m saddened to read of the passing of your beautiful husband father grandfather and great grandfather and I remember Tony as being the love of your life and the centre of the home for the children and then I remember you saying about the grandchildren and reading about the next layer .In among all the tears I know that the memories you made together will sustain and support you as I remember your face lighting up when you spoke of Tony and your family and as Sharon and Christine have spoken today we hope in time we can have a cuppa with you lv KerrieApril 11, 2021
Sorry to hear about the loss of Tony a long time friend of the Cantwell family formerly of WaubraApril 11, 2021
Now retired at Runaway Bay Qld
God Bless him and all his family
From Kathleen John Cantwell and family
We pass on our sincere condolences to Margaret,April 11, 2021
Alex, Mary-Anne, Anthony, James & Phillip and their loved ones on the sad passing of Tony.
He was one of life’s gentlemen who will be sorely missed.
Thoughts & prayers on hearing of the death of Tony. Sympathy to Margaret & all the familyApril 11, 2021
Tony was a wonderful leader in the community. He & you Margaret gave wonderful support to St. Paul’s and along with the family support & friendship to me. Sorry I can’t be with you on Tuesday.
McDonald Anthony (Tony)April 10, 2021
Deepest sympathy to Margaret Alexander Maryanne Anthony James & Phillip
Dearly loved & respected brother Patrick (dec) brother in law Jean
Uncle of Anne (dec) Carolyn Michael Daniel & Kathleen
Heavens garden will be forever tended with Love
We will always remember Tony as a most gentle soul with a warm smile. Deepest of sympathy to Phil and Suzanne and to Marg, Alex, Maryanne, Anthony and James and families. With love from Margaux, Daniel, Daisy, Heidi and Archie. XXXXXApril 10, 2021