Rose M. McDonald, age 70, a longtime resident of Round Lake Beach, died Friday, February 26, 2016, at Aurora Medical Center in Kenosha. She was born October 14, 1945 in Tomahawk, Wisconsin to Willard and Ardena (Winchwell) Hanson.
Recently of Salem, WI, Rose was employed in Libertyville by Motorola for 14 years and retired from Plexus Corporation after 7 years. A wise and loving mom who was fortunate to be able to reside with each of her children, Rose was a faithful member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Long Lake.
She is survived by 7 children, Tammie Gunther of Grayslake, Cindy Hinkemeyer of Gages Lake, Candy (Ted) Leatherman of Ingleside, Charles Gunther of Paddock Lake, WI, Kimberly McDonald of Wildwood, Sandra Crumbly of Alabama, and Richard McDonald of Alabama; 21 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, and 2 great-great grandchildren; three brothers, Norman (Barbra) Hanson of Schofield, WI, Raymond Hanson of Antigo, WI , and George Hanson of Merrill, WI; and six sisters, Carol McKinnon of McHenry, Audrey (Carl) Pophal of Merrill, WI, Diane Earling of Braidwood, IL, Flora (Gilbert) Forster of Antigo, Suzette (Lee) Winterfelt of Merrill, and Paulette Hoffman of Bend, Oregon.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Willard Hanson Jr. and Duwayn Hanson; and sisters, Janice Crass and an infant sister.
Visitation will be from noon until 4 p.m., with the funeral service at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, March 1, 2016, at Justen’s Round Lake Funeral Home, 222 N. Rosedale Court, Round Lake, IL 60073.
Interment will be private. Her family suggests memorials to Trinity Lutheran Church.
For information, please call the funeral home at 847-546-3300, or visit www.justenfh.com.