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1951 - 2018 Obituary Condolences
SCOTT MACDONALD M.D. Scott J. MacDonald, M.D., 66, passed away Tuesday, October 30, 2018, at UCLA Medical Center, in Los Angeles, after a brief illness. He was born November 10, 1951, in Barre, Vt. He attended Spaulding High School, Barre, Vt., graduating in 1969. Scott attended the University of Vermont obtaining his undergraduate bachelors in 1973. He then proceeded on to earn his Doctorate in Medicine from the same University in 1977. Scott completed his medical internship, residency and cardiology fellowships in Massachusetts. He first practiced as a cardiologist in MelroseWakefield Massachusetts from 1982 to 1986. He and his wife then moved to Las Vegas, where he practiced as a cardiologist from 1987 to 2016, when he retired. In his spare time, he liked to travel overseas and RV through the Southwest with his wife and friends. Scott is survived by his wife, of 41 years, Donna MacDonald; their beloved Shih Tzus; cousins in New Hampshire; his wife's siblings and their children; as well as friends and colleagues. He will be dearly missed by all. A Celebration of Life will be held in his honor at 11 a.m. Sat., Nov. 10, at Palm Mortuary South Jones, 1600 S. Jones Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89146. Donations may be made in his honor to the , preferably to a charity that involves a heart association or a shelter for animals.
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