James Marshall McDonaldOctober 6, 1933 ~ July 8, 2017 (age 83)
James Marshall McDonald of Glenrock passed away July 8, 2017 with his family by his side. He was born in McPherson, Kansas on Oct. 6, 1933 to Ernest McDonald and Armour Brooks.
Jim graduated from Great Bend High School in Kansas and attended college at Hays State in Hays, Kansas and Kansas State
College in Manhattan, Kansas. He served in the Army during the Korean War.
Jim married Marie Asay, November 24, 1956 in Cody, Wyoming and recently celebrated 60 years of marriage. To this union three children were born, Rhonda, Russell and Robin.
Jim worked for Mountain Bell phone company and retired from Glenrock Coal. After retirement, he and Marie, enjoyed river cruises on the major rivers in the United States and abroad. He enjoyed visiting his grandchildren and always enjoyed watching football no matter who was playing. He collected glass on weekends.
Jim loved the beauty of Wyoming; golfing, hunting, fishing and camping with his family. He enjoyed Campbell (Camel) Creek and their place at Alcova Lake.
Jim was a Shriner and a Master Mason of 60 continuous years.
Jim is survived by his wife, Marie; his 3 children, Rhonda (Larry)
Redding of Alpine, Utah; Russ (Debbie) McDonald of Las Vegas, Nevada; Robin (Mike) Davis of Bloomfield, New Mexico; nine grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren.
Jim was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Janis McDonald Walters Hill and brother, William McDonald.
Visitation will be on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 from 6 to 8 P.M. at Bustard’s Funeral Home in Casper. A graveside service will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at the Glenrock Cemetery with military honors accorded by the Wyoming Army National Guard and the American Legion. Funeral services will follow at 11:00 A.M. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Glenrock. Memorial donations may be made in his name to the Glenrock Sr. Center or a Charity of your choice.