Dorothy H. McKee
Dorothy H. McKee, 96, Kahoka, Mo., formerly of Colchester, died at 11 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2009, at Clark County Nursing Home.
She was born May 3, 1913 in Fandon, to Amos N. and Myrtle E. (Miner) Scott. She married John Heikes in 1947 in Kahoka, Mo. He preceded her in death Oct. 20, 1950. She later married Galen E. McKee in 1978 in Carthage. He preceded her in death Aug. 9, 2004.
She was also preceded in death by her parents; nine brothers, Donald, her twin, Glenn, Lyle, Clarence, Leslie, Roscoe, Albert, Ralph and Francis Scott; and one sister, Lucille Scott Duke.
She is survived by one step son, Neill (Lois) McKee, Kahoka, Mo; seven step grandchildren; 16 step great-grandchildren; 17 nieces and nephews; and a very special friend, Norma Lee Jones, Colchester.
She worked for Yetter Manufacturing in Colchester, King Seeley and the Lamoine Hotel in Macomb.
She was a member of the Colchester Order of Eastern Star, Colchester First Christian Church and Colchester Senior Citizens. She was a lifelong quilter.
Funeral services were held Saturday, Aug. 29, 2009, at Jones Mortuary, Colchester.
Burial was at Mt. Suburn Cemetery, Colchester.
Memorials may be made to Colchester Senior Citizens or the Colchester Library.