Commander Eugene Taylor MacDonald SC USN, Ret.
Eugene Taylor MacDonald passed away peacefully at his home in Virginia Beach on May 28, 2010. He was born and raised in Everett, Washington. Mac graduated from The United States Naval Academy, with the class of 1942 in December 1941. He spent 33 years in the Navy, fighting in World War II, Korea, and Vietnam.
Mac was predeceased by his wife of 66 years, Betty Burner MacDonald. He is survived by, son, Stephen MacDonald of Winter Park, Florida, son, Douglas MacDonald and his wife Lynda of Virginia Beach, and his grandson, Scott MacDonald of Virginia Beach.
A private service and burial will be held at a later date in Arlington National cemetery.
Cremation Society of Virginia is assisting the family. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.cremate.org.