In Memoriam: March 6

Robert D. MacDonald, Vero Beach

Robert D. MacDonald, of Arlington, Va., and Vero Beach, passed away March 1, 2018.

Robert was a Navy and Marine veteran, having served during the WW II, Korean, and Vietnam Wars.

A graduate of Boston College, he worked as a special agent for the Department of US Treasury.

He was a longtime volunteer for the Indian River Volunteer Ambulance Squad and the Humane Society of Vero Beach and Indian River County.

He was the beloved son of the late David and Eileen (nee Buckley) MacDonald; loving brother of the late Muriel Murphy and Ruth Hopkins; uncle of Donald Grelotti, Noreen Murphy, Stephen Murphy, Diane Laborde, Michael Hopkins, and the late Paula Murphy.

Funeral services and burial will be held in Arlington, Va.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Humane Society of Vero Beach and Indian River County, 6230 77th St., Vero Beach, FL 32967.

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