2013 Deceased Member — John A. MacDougall, Jr.
In Memory of John A. MacDougall, Jr.
John A. MacDougall, Jr., MAAA, FSA, passed away January 5, 2013 in Chevy Chase, MD. He was the beloved husband of Carmen Ligia Barragan MacDougall; devoted father of John L. MacDougall (Lisa Roberts), Patricia F. MacDougall (Isidro Pliego), Neal A. MacDougall (Denise Taylor) and Carmen E. MacDougall (Paul Allen); and loving grandfather of seven grandchildren.
Born in Weymouth, Massachusetts to John Angus and Florence MacDougall, he served in the Navy during World War II. A graduate of Boston College, he worked as an actuary in the Social Security Administration and as a consulting actuary for Murray Latimer, Alexander & Alexander, Edward H. Friend & Co. and Foster Higgins.
Active in his communities, John helped build Hollin Meadows Swim and Tennis Club, St. Louis Catholic Church and Good Shepherd Catholic Church, all in Alexandria, Virginia, as well as a community center at St. John Parish in Darien, Connecticut. He was a member of the International Rotary Club in the Washington, D.C. area for many years. While retired in Savannah, Georgia, he volunteered in the food pantry of St. James Catholic Church.
Contributions may be made in John MacDougall's memory to the Maryknoll Sisters who work for peace and social justice worldwide, maryknollsisters.org or Development, Maryknoll Sisters, PO Box 317, Maryknoll, NY 10545-0317.