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Obituary for Donald C. McNeal

HOPEWELL JUNCTION – Donald C. McNeal, 62, an area resident for 25 years, died on March 17, 2020 at home. He previously lived in the Bronx.

Donald was born in the Bronx on August 26, 1957. He was an avid animal lover who owned and operated the New Windsor Barkery and the Beacon Barkery. He also enjoyed playing the drums. He had also worked as a self-employed exterminator and for Orkin/Craig Thomas Pest Control.

On August 21, 1982 at SS Philips and James Church in the Bronx, he married Arlene (Golpe) McNeal. His wife of 38 years survives at home. He is also survived by his sons, Donald C. McNeal III and his wife Julie of Wappingers Falls and Jonathan E. McNeal of Hopewell Junction; and a host of friends. Donald was predeceased by his mother, Sandra (Gruby) Redman and his grandparents, Kathryn and Leonard Gruby.

Calling hours will be held on Saturday, July 25, from 9-11am at the McHoul Funeral Home, Inc., 895 Route 82, Hopewell Junction. There will be a funeral service at 11am at the funeral home followed by inurnment in Fishkill Rural Cemetery.

Please visit Donald’s Book of Memories at to post online condolences.