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Charlotte M. McDonel


Charlotte M. McDonel, 93, of Goodyear, Ariz., formerly of Middletown, Pa., entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at Hospice of the Valley, Ariz.

She was born on December 7, 1925 in Highspire, Pa. and was the daughter of the late Russell H. and Laura E. (Albert) Keefer.

In addition to her parents, Charlotte was preceded in death by her loving husband, Lloyd L. McDonel, two sons, Terry L. McDonel and Michael T. McDonel, and her stepmother, Earla E. Keefer.

She is survived by her son, Alan McDonel and his wife Leonila of Arizona; four grandchildren, Robert McDonel of Arizona, Alma Tintinger of Arizona, Roger Catangui of Florida, and Shannon McDonel of Harrisburg; a stepsister, Marion Bernstein of Jonestown, nine great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter.

A tribute to her life will be held on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at 11 a.m. at the Matinchek Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 260 E. Main St., Middletown, with the Rev. Kimberly Shifler officiating. Viewing will be from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home.

Burial will be in Highspire Cemetery.

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