Susie L. McDonald a 76 year old resident of Baxter passed away at her home on Friday, December 31,2021. She was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota on May 2,1945 to Virginia and Frank Creger.
She was united in marriage to her high school sweetheart, William (Bill) McDonald on August 14, 1964 at St. Christopher’s Catholic Church in Nisswa, MN. Susie is remembered for her smile, laugh, and kindness. She was someone people went to for help and advice. She loved to quilt, garden, cook, and entertain. Susie's favorite times were spent traveling, family gatherings, campfires, and simply being outside enjoying the sunshine.
A memorial service for Susie will be held at 1:00pm on Saturday, January 15, 2022 at Halvorson Taylor Life Events Center, 512 S. 8th Street in Brainerd. Gathering of family and friends one hour prior to the service.
Susie is survived by her children, Theresa (Ron) Williams, Jess (Tammy) McDonald, James (Chris) McDonald, William McDonald; 9 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren; sisters, Linda (Jerry) Halverson, and Colleen (Dennis) Bertrand.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Bill McDonald.
Caring for Susie and her family
Halvorson Taylor Funeral Home