Kevin Martin McDonald, 53, of Navarre, FL died peacefully, August 9, 2019 after a short illness. Kevin was born October 3, 1965 in Lakewood, OH to John and Esther (Noon) McDonald.
Kevin graduated from Berea High School at the age of 16 in 1983. He attended Tri-C College and Cleveland State University in Cleveland Ohio where he studied business administration. He was a second generation journeyman commercial drywall finisher working alongside his father on many prestigious projects in the city of Cleveland and throughout Northeast Ohio.
He married Della King on June 24, 2005 in Medina, OH who survives Kevin. He is survived by two daughters, Danielle (Brooks) Milioni of Springfield, MO and Devanny King of Beijing, China. He leaves behind three beloved grandchildren, Sophie Milioni, Sydney “Buttons” Milioni and Landon Milioni all of Springfield, MO. Kevin is survived by his mother, Esther (Noon) McDonald and uncle, James Noon of Winter Springs, FL. He is survived by several cousins in California, Florida, Ohio and Toronto, Canada.
He was preceded in death by his father, John McDonald, and a dear aunt, Francis Donnelly of Toronto, Canada.
Kevin was very active which included his love of golf, weight lifting, football, fishing and teaching the neighborhood children from the age of 4-17, the love of “kickball”. He was an avid musician where he spent many hours singing, drumming and playing guitar. He was a vocalist and front man for a few rock tribute bands in Ohio and FL. His love of music extends to his grandchildren where they spent time together ‘on the microphone’ singing to rock tunes including most Journey songs.
A celebration of life for Kevin will be held in September at Donte’s in Brook Park, OH. This celebration will be a tribute to Kevin’s love of family, friends and music; all the things that he loved dearly.