Brian McDonald, 34, who worked as a safety inspector at R.E. Lee Electric Co. in Newington, Va., died April 19 at his mother’s home in Springfield. He had liver cancer.

Mr. McDonald was born in Washington and graduated from Paul VI Catholic High School in Fairfax City in 1995. He received an associate’s degree from Northern Virginia Community College in 1999 and graduated from George Mason University in 2004.

Survivors include his wife of six years, Michelle Susan Marraine McDonald, and their daughter, Adrianna, both of Woodbridge; and his mother, LaVerne McDonald of Springfield.

— Megan Buerger