Mary Frances MacDonald

June 21, 1935April 13, 2021

Mary Frances MacDonald, 85, of Laurel, MD passed away peacefully on April 13, 2021 with her daughters by her side at PG Hospital Center. She was born June 21, 1935 in Washington, D.C., the daughter of the late Harvey Mead Pryor and Marie Frances Pryor. She was preceded in death by her husband Donald Edward MacDonald, her sons Brian Joseph and Timothy Paul MacDonald, and her brother Harvey Edward Pryor.

Mary Frances will be greatly and dearly missed by her children Donald Francis, Brenda Lee and Leah Ann MacDonald, her grandchildren Benjamin MacDonald and Pauline Marie Shirey and her husband Damon Shirey, and her great grandchildren Elliott and Gabriel Shirey. Mary Frances was a wonderful and loving wife, mother, grandmother aka Oma, great grandmother aka OOma, sister and aunt. She loved spending time with her family and cooking wonderful meals. In our hearts forever with wonderful and cherished memories. She was a friend and a Mom to all who knew her. We will miss her usual greeting, ‘Hi Babe’.


  • Gathering

    Saturday, May 8, 2021

  • Memorial Service

    Saturday, May 8, 2021



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Nancy Weller

May 8, 2021

Leah and Brenda,
We are so sorry you lost your Mom. I now know central she was to your gatherings and how very loved she was. She will live on thru you. Our deepest sympathies.
Nancy and Bill

Angela Ashby

April 21, 2021

Brenda & Leah, I am so sorry for the loss of your mom. Although I never met her, I feel like I knew her. Brenda would share many wonderful stories of your mom and how sweet and kind she was.
My heart and prayers go out to you and your family. May God bless you all. Heaven has one more angel.
Love, Angela

Penny LaCarrubba

April 21, 2021

Brenda, Leah, and Donald,

Our deepest condolences to each of you for the loss of your Mom. We know what a tremendous loss this is for your family and are lifting you up in prayer. Keep your precious memories of her close to your heart, where she will forever remain. Praying for her soul to be at Eternal Rest with Our Lord.

Penny & Steve LaCarrubba

Donald Macdonald

April 21, 2021

Best mom ever! RIP mom we miss you 🙏