Frances L. MacDonald
Frances (Fran) MacDonald, born June 15, 1951, the second daughter of Roseanne and Francis, passed away peacefully on May 29, 2022. Fran graduated from Boston State College with a degree in elementary education. She spent many happy years teaching second grade in Canton, MA. Fran then worked in banking and then the law firm of Kearny & Gleason. From there she had the stimulating position as the assistant to the dean of development at the Harvard Law School. She then took a similar position at the development office at Boston University.
Fran was energetic, vivacious, funny, and enjoyed travel, good food, and times with friends and family. Beside her bed was a framed sign saying: “Get up, get dressed, show up, which she lived by.
Fran is survived by her sister Roseanne and brother-in-law, Arthur Berger.
There will be a private burial. Contributions in her memory can made to the Good
Shepherd Community Hospice, 160 Wells Avenue, Newton, MA 02459. gscommunitycare.org
Good Shepherd Community Care