Kathleen A MacDonell

January 18, 1929March 2, 2018

Kathleen Anstine MacDonell, 89, of Sandy Springs, Georgia, died peacefully in her home on Friday, March 2, 2018 surrounded by her children. The daughter of Frank Anstine and Beatrice Throne Anstine of Red Lion, Pennsylvania.

Kathleen was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Frank S. MacDonell. She is survived by her daughter Anne M. Boone and son Frank MacDonell, her sister Susan Shankroff, brother Harold Anstine and sister Jane Benge. She was preceded in death by brother David Anstine. She was loved by many cousins, nieces and nephews.

A graduate of Temple University Nursing School she went on to work and retire from Northside Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia after raising her children. She was a member of the altar guild at Holy Innocents Episcopal Church and a dedicated member for 50 years.

A memorial service will celebrate the life of Kathleen MacDonell on Friday, March 23, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. Holy Innocents Episcopal Church, 805 Mt. Vernon Highway NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30327. A reception will follow at the church.

In lieu of flowers please send donations to Holy Innocents Episcopal Church Altar Guild.


  • Celebration of Life Friday, March 23, 2018
  • Reception Friday, March 23, 2018

Kathleen A MacDonell

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