Lois Arlene MacDonald passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, July 16, 2011. Lois, precious Mom and Nana, beloved sister, Auntie and friend, was born in San Francisco, Calif., in 1936. She spent many years in Happy Camp, Calif., raising her children before finally settling in Central Point, Ore. Lois enjoyed puttering in her yard, creating beautiful quilts, being active in her church and traveling. Most of all, she enjoyed spending time with her family. Lois leaves behind a brother, Bert MacDonald and wife Pat; three sons, Allan, Mike and Bill Schmidt and wife Shelly; four grandchildren, Ryan and Jennifer Schmidt, Megan Brodbeck and husband John, and David Schmidt.
A celebration of Lois' life will be held Monday, July 25, 2011, 1:00 p.m. at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Medford, Ore. A private burial will follow in San Francisco on a later date. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Westminster Presbyterian Church.