In Memory of




Obituary for Christopher Michael McDonald

Chris, Topher, Chriskins (Nickname from his sister Danielle), Blinkie (by Grandpa George) was a sharp-witted, fun-loving and charming person. From youth, he was always searching for adventure, a little trouble, and seeing what he could get away with. This made for some long and intense games of hide and seek/ paintball that sometimes ended in battle wounds. He enjoyed fishing with his grandfather, being outdoors, and working with his hands, which he continued into his adult life. You could always find him working on his cars, trucks, and bikes, driven by the love of creating something out of nothing. He was always there for a hot meal, cooked expertly by his mom Launa, with a big bear hug and loud-booted footsteps. He loved and was loved so much by his older sister Danielle. Chris was the type of person who even when you hadn’t seen him in a while, it would feel like no time had passed at all.
Chris is survived by: his mother, Launa Vosmera; sister, Danielle Rickman; father, Shane McDonald; brother, James McDonald; grandparents, George & Lois Vosmera; aunt, Merri Vosmera; cousins, Amber Laster & Ashley Vosmera-Mitchell; uncle, Bill Mitchell; girlfriend, London; and all of his friends and motorcycle Brothers.
Visitation will be held from 3:00 p.m. until the memorial service begins at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 26, 2020 at Trahan Family Funeral Home, Milton Chapel.
We will all miss the huge presence Chris was in our lives. He was a fire-cracker: loud, bright and gone too soon.