Alberta  McDonald
Alberta McDonald, 81, of Hermitage, passed away at 11:52 p.m. Sunday Dec. 8, 2019, in Sharon Regional Medical Center following an extended illness.
She was born Oct. 6, 1938, in Sharon, a daughter of John Reed and Minnie (Coleman) Reed.
Alberta graduated from Hickory High School. She was employed by Hermitage School District as a cook for 25 years, retiring in December 2000.
She is a member of the Sharon congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses.
Alberta enjoyed talking to others about the Bible.
She is survived by her husband, Sidney McDonald, whom she married Aug. 27, 1960, at home; a daughter, Tracy Thompson and her husband Randall of Sharon; two sons, Sidney J. McDonald and his wife Ruth of Sharon, and Timothy McDonald and his wife Tiffany of New Wilmington; a brother, Percy Reed and his wife Claudine of Hermitage; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Alberta is preceded in death by her parents.

Alberta, 81, of Hermitage.
Calling hours: 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday (12-14-19) in the Sharon Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 2885 Hann Hill Road, Hermitage, with Nathan Scriven officiating.
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Memorial service: 3 p.m. Saturday in Sharon Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses.
Arrangements by JOHN FLYNN FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, INC., 2630 E. State St., Hermitage.
Published on December 10, 2019


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Dec 16, 2019
Sidney and family my sincere condolences to you. We will all miss her in a special way and may we all be there when she awaken . May Jehovah the God of comfort be with you all.
Robyn May
Dec 11, 2019
You were my 2nd mother and the only one who called me Abigail. I love you so much and will miss you immensely however I will always keep memories of you in my heart. Rest in peace Aunt Alberta.
Crystal Litwiler
Dec 11, 2019
I’m so sorry for your family loss she was so kind. I’ll be praying for you all 😢🙏
Darlene Hedrick
Dec 11, 2019
Tracy and family...sorry to read of your moms passing
Darlene Hedrick
Dec 11, 2019
So sorry to read of your moms passing
Darlene Hedrick
Dec 11, 2019
Tracy and sorry to read of your moms passing
Frank and Margaret Bruce
Dec 10, 2019
So sorry for your loss. Remember the God of all comfort, along with all of us, are here for you.
Bob and Dory Tompkins
Dec 10, 2019
Sid, so sorry for your loss, God be with you and give you peace