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Official Obituary of: Malcolm Douglas MacLeod 08/21/2020

Malcolm Douglas MacLeod 08/21/2020

NORTH ATTLEBORO – Malcolm Douglas MacLeod, 74, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, August 21, 2020.  He was the beloved husband of Gloria (Kitson) MacLeod for over 51 years.

Born May 13, 1946 in Needham, MA; he was a son of the late Malcolm and Kathryn (Warwick) MacLeod of Westwood, MA.

Malcolm grew up in Westwood, MA and was a 1964 graduate of Westwood High School.  After high school, Malcolm earned degrees at both the Wentworth Institute of Technology and Northeastern University.

Malcolm worked at the Foxboro Company under many managerial roles for over 47 years before retiring at age 67.

Malcolm was an avid golfer and belonged to Foxborough Country Club for the past 17 years.  Beside his love for golf, he loved watching his grandchildren’s sports activities and was a car enthusiast that enjoyed taking his Shelby Mustang to car shows.

In addition to his wife, Malcolm is survived by his son, M. Scott MacLeod and wife Angel of North Attleboro;

Two grandchildren: Morgan and Andrew MacLeod;

Three siblings: Bruce W. MacLeod and wife Mary Beth of South Carolina, Scott J. MacLeod and wife Jan of North Carolina and Kathryn MacLeod of Walpole;

And many nieces; nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.

Immediate funeral services will be private with burial at Mt. Hope Cemetery and Arboretum in Attleboro Falls.  A celebration of Malcolm’s life will be announced at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to either the Attleboro Area Golf Association at aagagolf.com or to the American Heart Association, PO BOX 417005, Boston, MA 02241-7005

 

 

  • Comment (9)
  • I am deeply saddened by the news of Doug’s passing. My thoughts and prayers to Gloria and family through this difficult time. 
    I had been very fortunate to work with Doug at my time at Invensys where we have accomplished a lot of transformational programs . 
    Doug has been one of  the most kind , gentle and calm force glued together is all along the journey with laughter every day.
    My sincere condolences to the family members.

  • To Gloria and family, please accept my condolences for Doug’s passing. He was an outstanding athlete and a better person.

  • I’m so sad to hear of Doug’s passing! our prayers are with Gloria and the family in this difficult time.    I worked with Doug @ Foxboro Co and Invensys in several capacities.  Enjoyed his company during our years playing softball. Doug had a fantastic personality,  it could be long time between seeing each other, but he made me feel like we just spoke yesterday!  

  • To Gloria and the family. We are devastated to hear of Dougs passing. We are thinking of you and we pray for your strength to get through this difficult time. Doug was such a sweet guy and we enjoyed every bit of time we were able to spend with him and Gloria.
    With our deepest condolences.

  • I have great memories of walking down the street to play at the MacLeod house. Our deepest sympathies to Scott and his family as well as Mrs MacLeod

  • Our condolences to the family. We lived on Westfield Drive and our son, David, played with Scott. We now reside in Georgia.

  • Gloria,

    I’m sorry to read of Doug’s passing. I enjoyed working with Doug at the Foxboro Company and
    our years of playing softball and golfing together. Karyn and my thoughts and prayers are with you
    and the family at this difficult time.
     

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  1. Gloria,

    I’m sorry to read of Doug’s passing. I enjoyed working with Doug at the Foxboro Company and
    our years of playing softball and golfing together. Karyn and my thoughts and prayers are with you
    and the family at this difficult time.
     

  2. Our condolences to the family. We lived on Westfield Drive and our son, David, played with Scott. We now reside in Georgia.

  3. I have great memories of walking down the street to play at the MacLeod house. Our deepest sympathies to Scott and his family as well as Mrs MacLeod

  4. To Gloria and the family. We are devastated to hear of Dougs passing. We are thinking of you and we pray for your strength to get through this difficult time. Doug was such a sweet guy and we enjoyed every bit of time we were able to spend with him and Gloria.
    With our deepest condolences.

  5. I’m so sad to hear of Doug’s passing! our prayers are with Gloria and the family in this difficult time.    I worked with Doug @ Foxboro Co and Invensys in several capacities.  Enjoyed his company during our years playing softball. Doug had a fantastic personality,  it could be long time between seeing each other, but he made me feel like we just spoke yesterday!  

  6. To Gloria and family, please accept my condolences for Doug’s passing. He was an outstanding athlete and a better person.

  7. I am deeply saddened by the news of Doug’s passing. My thoughts and prayers to Gloria and family through this difficult time. 
    I had been very fortunate to work with Doug at my time at Invensys where we have accomplished a lot of transformational programs . 
    Doug has been one of  the most kind , gentle and calm force glued together is all along the journey with laughter every day.
    My sincere condolences to the family members.

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