Marjorie McDonald

Obituary of Marjorie L. McDonald

Marjorie L. "Betty" McDonald

Olean, NY     Marjorie L. "Betty" McDonald, 89, a longtime resident of Cherry St. in Olean, passed away Friday (November 15, 2019) at The Pines Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Olean.

Born February 21, 1930 in Cuba, she was the daughter of Lyman and Mabel Miller Greene.

Betty attended school in Cuba, later married and raised a family, and worked for 30 years for Acme Electric Co., first in Allegany and later in Cuba until her retirement.

She earned a Retired Senior Volunteer Program recognition pin for her years of being a volunteer for Meals on Wheels from 1993 to 2013.

She is survived by a son Richard (Sharon) Miles of Lexington, SC; a daughter Carolyn (James) Grove of State College, PA and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by a son Robert Miles on March 4, 2014; 3 brothers Gerald Green, Donald Green and Raymond Green, and a sister Helen Gross.

At Betty's request, there will be no visitation or funeral service.  Burial will be in Cuba Cemetery.  Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Casey, Halwig & Hartle Funeral Home, Olean.  Online condolences may be expressed at

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