March 5, 2018


Karen M. MacDonald

MacDonald, Karen M. (McGonigle) of Rockland, formerly of Dorchester, passed away March 5, 2018, surrounded by her family.

Karen was a strong and kind woman who was devoted to her family. She enjoyed music, dancing and many wonderful trips to Aruba. She will be missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing her.

Beloved wife of Gary MacDonald of Rockland. Devoted mother of Kimberly A. Diaz and her husband Jose of East Bridgewater. Cherished Nana of Haley and Jose. Daughter of the late John and Doris McGonigle. Loving sister of Michael McGonigle of Scituate, Joan McGonigle of Abington, Kristen Keenan of Stoughton, Lynda Rudolph of IL and the late John McGonigle. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.


Relatives and friends are invited to the funeral mass on Wednesday at 9 AM in Holy Family Church, 403 Union Street, Rockland.

In lieu of flowers donations in memory of Karen may be made to the Clara Barton Camp at the Barton Center for Diabetes Education, PO Box 356, North Oxford, MA 01537 or online at