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Charolette Rose McDonald

Charolette Rose McDonald, 76 of Streator passed away Thursday afternoon (July 13th) surrounded by her family at OSF St. Elizabeth Medical Center, Ottawa.

A visitation will be held Tuesday from 3 – 5 PM at the WInterrowd Funeral Home.  A celebration of life service will be held Tuesday at 5 PM at the funeral home with cremation rites following services and burial will be in the Riverview Cemetery.

Rose was born on November 24, 1940 in Odell to Henry and Bernice (Harsted) Cagley.  She married Theodore “Ted” McDonald on August 17, 1957.  He survives.

Also surviving are children Spencer (Sharon) McDonald of Bloomington, Kay Bertchi of Texas, Susan (Clyde) Baker of Streator, Theodore (Jamie) McDonald of Streator, Brenda (Jeff) Callahan of Rushville, Becky (Gary) Jennings of N. Carolina, Bonny McDonald Goplin of Streator and Serena Saubert of Ottawa, 22 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren, sister-in-law Wanda Cagley of Gardner and brother-in-law Don Janney of Florida and several nieces and nephews

She is preceded in death by her parents, a brother Merle Cagley, sisters Marge Geiger and Marcella Janney and a nephew Bill Cagley.

Rose attended Streator Grade Schools and Streator High School.  She was formerly a manger at Dunkin Donuts in Streator and Country Kitchen Restaurant in Ottawa and she enjoyed spending time with her grandkids and great-grandkids.

Memorials may be made in her name to the American Kidney Foundation.

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Dear Cagley & McDonald family I am sincerely sorry about the loss of your dear loved one Charolette.
I know words could not describe the grief you are personally experiencing but please
allow the precious memories & support of friends & family help carry you during these difficult time. Also Another source of comfort is found in God's written word the Bible where the Creator of life tells us what the hope can be for such ones like your dear Charolette in the near future is to have life again.
God guarantees that: ""From the power of the Grave I will redeem them; From death I will recover them."-Hosea 13:4
Please accept my deepest sympathies & a warm invitation for you to find more comfort at jw.org
Sincerely C. Flores

C Flores Jul 25 2017 12:00 AM

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Expression of Sympathy Jul 17 2017 12:00 AM

To the family of Rose you have my condolence along with my prayers. I will always remember Rose working at Dunkin' Donuts she would always have my coffee ready for me when I went to work at the Cop Shop.Rest in peace Rose.

JOHN KRASNICAN Jul 16 2017 12:00 AM