CUYAHOGA FALLS - Julia A. McDonald, 88, passed away December 12, 2018. She was born in Rivesville, WV and resided in Cuyahoga Falls for the past 41 years. While working for Goodyear International she met her Soul Mate Edmund D. After taking a break from work to adopt and raise 4 children she returned to the work force retiring from Cuyahoga Falls General Hospital. In her retirement she took on the role of nanny for the Hendershot family, which she considered her second family. She was longtime member of IHM and was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Preceded in death by her husband, Edmund; she is survived by her children, Edmond (Maureen), Michael (Amy), Jeffrey and Kathleen (James) Bisheimer; grandchildren, Kierstin, Kevin, Tommy, Michael Meghan, Nathan; and Alec; many greatgrandchildren; sisters, Jo Prevost and Alice Kirkbaumer.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 AM on Monday December 17, 2018 at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church 1905 Portage Trail Cuyahoga Falls OH, 44221. Internment will be at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery at 10:15 AM on Tuesday December 18. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Ohio Living Home Health and Hospice 83 N Miller Rd. Suite 101 Fairlawn, OH 44333. To send condolences or sign the guest book visit

(Clifford-Shoemaker Funeral Home & Crematory, 330-928-2147, CFNP, 1216)