Irving: Donald (Don) Ray McConaghie 87, went to be with the Lord on March 28,2022. Beloved by his family and endeared to all, he fell peacefully into the loving embrace of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
Funeral: 10:00am Friday April 1,2021 at Pioneer Drive Baptist Church 4034 W. Pioneer Dr. Irving, TX
Visitation: 6-8pm Thursday March 31,2022 at Pioneer Drive Baptist Church 4034 W. Pioneer Dr. Irving, TX
Don was a loving son, husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, uncle, and friend. He married Jean, the love of his life and high school sweetheart. They lived in Brownwood and Odessa where he worked as a fire fighter for 10 years. They had 2 children, Donna, and Debbie. To advance his career they moved their family to Irving in 1966. His girls married and made him an awesome grandfather. He was truly at his best when he saw new life through his grandchildren and great-grandchildren’s eyes.
He was well-respected as Irving Assistant Fire Marshal for 26 years, and a Dallas College Police Officer for 25 years.
He enjoyed his hobbies, riding his motorcycle all over the United States, RC planes, water skiing, camping, boating, and anything outside.
Preceded in death by his wife of 65 years; Jean, parents; Albert and Nadene McConaghie, Sister; Carlene Gantz.
Left to cherish his memory daughters; Donna Cash (Fred), Debbie Milam (Loyce); Grandchildren, Joshua Milam (Carrie), Matthew Milam (Emily), Jordan Milam (Hannah), Ryan Cash (Alyssa), and Jared Cash; Great-grandchildren, Jadon Milam, Eviana Quillin, Alice Milam, Haston Cash, Hunter Cash, Neil Milam along with a host of other family and lifelong friends.