January 4, 1959 ~ May 12, 2011
Donald James MacMillan, Jr., 'Donnie Mac', 52, of Raleigh, NC passed away suddenly on Thursday, May 12, 2011 in Raleigh. The loving son of Donald J. and Frances Budnick MacMillan, Sr., of West Haven, he is also survived by his beloved sister Diane MacMillan, also of West Haven and many dear Aunts, Uncles, Cousins and dear Terrie. Donnie was born in New Haven on January 4, 1959. A 1977 West Haven High School Graduate and Hockey All American. He also attended the University of New Haven He followed his love for hockey and the 'perfect ice' from New Haven to Hartford to Raleigh, NC where he was employed by The RBC Center/Carolina Hurricanes as Building Superintendent and got the most enjoyment of being the 'ICEMAN'. He followed his love for life with his boating, motorcycling, and his annual cross country RVing with his family and friends. His funeral will leave from BEECHER & BENNETT-TAYLOR Funeral Home, 410 Campbell Ave., West Haven on Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at 10:30 AM for his Mass of Christian Burial at St. Paul Church, 41 Alling St., West Haven at 11 AM. Friends may also visit with his family on Tuesday from 4-8 PM at the funeral home. Interment will take place in St. Lawrence Cemetery, West Haven.