Velma P. McDonald, 92, Potsdam
Friday, March 1, 2013 - 10:15 pm

Funeral services for 92-year-old Mrs. Velma P. McDonald will be held Monday, March 4 at 4:00 PM at the Seymour Funeral Home in Potsdam with Rev. Lee Sweeney officiating.

Friends may call at the funeral home on Monday from 1 p.m. until the time of the service at 4 p.m. A spring burial will take place in the Chapel Hill Cemetery in Parishville.

Mrs. McDonald died Feb. 28, 2013, at the Highland Nursing Home in Massena.

She was a lifelong resident of Potsdam.

Survivors include a son, Leo McDonald, formerly of Potsdam and now of N. Myrtle Beach, SC; three granddaughters, Mrs. Randy (Kelly) Davis of Potsdam, Mrs. Daniel (Bonnie) Cremer of Horseheads, and Mrs. Edward (Sherry) Simon of Potsdam; a son, Brian McDonald, Potsdam, and several great grandchildren.

Velma was born in Potsdam Dec. 5, 1920, the daughter of Charles Harland Moffitt and Florence Pearl (Crump) Moffitt. She attended local district schools.

On Aug. 6, 1939, she married Frederick A. McDonald. Mr. McDonald died March 8, 1991.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Seymour Funeral Home in Potsdam.