Pauline Mary (Elich) McDonald

pauline mcdonald

April 19, 1924 ~ July 25, 2016

Resided in: Pueblo, CO

Pauline Mary (Elich) McDonald, 92, of Pueblo, was called home to be with the Lord on July 25, 2016. Pauline graduated from Central High School in 1943. She worked at Colorado Supply for a few years before becoming a stay at home mom. Survived by her sister, Bertha Yengich; daughters, Jeanette (Rick) Miller, Margaret McDonald, Mary (Guy) Hayes, Loretta Burns and Debora Dominguez; sons, John (Joan), David (Darlene), Richard (Valerie); 19 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; one great-great grandson; numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her parents, Mark and Rose (Butkovich) Elich; five siblings; husband, John L.; children, Judith Aspnes and Mark E.; great-granddaughter, Shelby Sweet; and in-laws. Pauline was devoted to the Lord as well as her children and other family members. Pauline will be greatly missed by all those who knew her. Visitation, 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Friday, July 29, 2016, at Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, 11th St. and Grand Ave. Memorials may be made to Sangre de Cristo Hospice and Palliative Care, 1207 Pueblo Blvd. Way, Pueblo, CO 81005. Online condolences,

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  1. Mrs. McDonald raised my best friend, Debora Dominguez, and I am so grateful to her for my wonderful friend. I new of her deep love of the Lord and her devotion to her children. May God welcome her to heaven with open arms and where she will no longer be in pain. I love you Deb.

  2. What a beautiful memorial and picture of your sweet mama! Praying for peace, strength, and hope as you walk through this valley.
    George & Talca Woods

  3. So sorry for your loss. We have the family in our prayers!
    The Pearcey’s
    Scott, Shelly, Evanee, Whitnee & Luke

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