January 9, 1943 - May 26, 2021
Jan. 9, 1943 - May 26, 2021 Edward Joseph McKee Sr., 78, passed away Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Joe was born Jan. 9, 1943, in Charleston, West Virginia. He was raised by his parents, Eddie Lee Mahan (Hickey) and Alton Mahan. He entered the United States Navy at 17 years of age on Jan. 18, 1960. Then joining the Navy Reserves from 1963-1966. During his time served in the United States Navy, he earned himself a good conduct medal. He was an outdoorsman and explored mountain areas every chance he got. He enjoyed dirt bike riding, hiking and he loved hunting and fishing at Lake Almanor. He also enjoyed RC helicopters, cars, planes and photography, but he loved his 66 Chevy Chevelle. He worked civil service at Mare Island in Vallejo, California and later at Sierra Army Depot in Herlong, California, where he retired. He worked a few jobs in between; he was a parts guy at Stan Motors for a few years and he was a truck driver for North 40 Logging Co., in Canyon Dam, California. He is survived by son and daughter in law, Joe and Roxann McKee Jr. of Fairfield, California; grandchildren, Trinity McKee, Carolyn McKee and Joe McKee III of Fairfield, California; sister and brother-in-law, Barb and Sam Midkiff of Texas; brother and sister-in-law, Lloyd and Jan Mahan of California; and sister-in-law, Rita Mahan of Oregon. He was preceded in death by his parents, Alton and Eddie Mahan; and brother, Alan Mahan. A military committal service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, June 28, 2021, at the Sacramento Valley National Cemetery, 5810 Midway Road, Dixon, California. A celebration of life will immediately follow the service from noon to 4 p.m. at the Fairfield Moose Lodge, 623 Taylor St. Fairfield, California. Family requests in lieu of flowers a donation be made to the Cancer Society at, donate3.cancer.org Arrangements under the care of Bryan-Braker Funeral Home, 707-425-4697, friends may send their condolences to the family at www.bryanbraker.com.
Jan. 9, 1943 - May 26, 2021 Edward Joseph McKee Sr., 78, passed away Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Joe was born Jan. 9, 1943, in Charleston, West Virginia. He was raised by his parents, Eddie Lee Mahan (Hickey) and Alton Mahan. He entered the... View Obituary & Service Information
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