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August 31, 2017

Paul Douglas MacDonald of Wellesley died suddenly, as a result of a motorcycle accident in Tennessee, Thursday, Aug. 31. He was 62. Beloved husband of Jane Ann (nee Colling). Loving father of Cole and his wife, Krista of Wellesley; and Dana and her partner, Andrew Hamilton of Thunder Bay. Dear granddad of Aiden and Landon. He will be sadly missed by his brothers, Clarke (Pat), Bob (Sue), Dan (Una), Perry; many nieces and nephews; his mother-in-law, Jean Colling of Kincardine; and sister-in-law, Kim Colling of Ripley. Predeceased by his parents, James and Marie (nee Cameron) MacDonald; father-in-law, Carrick Colling; and brother-in-law, David Colling. Paul was an employee of the Region of Waterloo. He was an avid motorcycle enthusiast, camper, very active with the Wellesley Apple Jacks, but most of all, he enjoyed friends, family and his two grandsons. His wit and sense of humour will be missed by all. A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, from 1-4 4 p.m., at the Wellesley Community Centre, 1000 Maple Leaf Street, Wellesley. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Wellesley Minor Hockey Association or the Poppy Fund, c/o Branch 532 of the Royal Canadian Legion, would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to Futher-Franklin Funeral Home, Wellesley. 519-656-2880,