William McDonald

CRYSTAL FALLS – William James McDonald, 69, of Crystal Falls, passed away on Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital in Iron Mountain.

Jim worked as a logger for 50 years and retired 10 years ago. He enjoyed being with family and friends and enjoyed working on cars or small engine projects after retiring.

Jim is survived by his wife of 42 years, Pearl; four children, James (Paula) McDonald of Trempealeau, Wis., Pat (Sherri) Chipman of Florence, Wis., Cheryl of Alpha, and Michelle of Utica, Calif.; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Florence of Randville, and Judy.

Jim was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers; and one sister.

Services for William James McDonald will be held Saturday, April 26, at 11 a.m. at the Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home in Crystal Falls.