Passed away peacefully with family by his side on September 18, 2013 at the age of 65 years.  Loving husband and best friend of Helen (nee Knox).  Beloved son of the late Angus and Margaret MacDonald.  Cherished step son to the late Lena MacDonald.  Dear brother of the late Angus MacDonald (2012) & survived by his wife Barbara, step brother of Stanley Dawson & wife Romayne.  Dear uncle of Dawn Marie Horton & husband Dennis, James MacDonald & wife Chantal, Jeremy Dawson and Sara Dawson.  He will be missed by many sisters and brothers in-law, cousins and friends.  Rod was a former member of the Windsor Sportmens Club and was a dedicated Transport Driver for 41 years.  Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234     11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. at Banwell Rd. on Monday September 23, 2013 from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm.  Funeral service on Tuesday September 24, 2013 at 11:30 am in the Chapel. Cremation to follow.  In memory of Rod donations may be made to the Windsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation.  On-line condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at

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