PORTAGE, Ind. — James Thomas McKee Sr., 80, of Portage, Ind., died Aug. 23, 2010.
He is survived by his loving wife, Barbara Marie (Moser) McKee, and six children, Debbie (J.J.) Satka, James “Tom” (Marlene) McKee Jr., Beth McKee, Bruce (Tami) McKee, Mark (Kristen) McKee, Tina (John) Gibson, all of Indiana; 15 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren. Also survived by brothers, Robert McKee of Mount Vernon, Richard McKee of Lyndon, Ill., Donald McKee of Killbuck; and sisters, Ellen McClain of Mount Vernon, Carolyn Hallman of Fredericktown, Marilyn Keys of Senacaville, Lois Reamsnider of Butler, Linda McKenzie of Ipswich, Mass., Nancy Hograbec of Yorba Linda, Calif.
Preceded in death by his parents, James T. McKee Sr. and Audrey V. Sweet; brothers, Roger McKee, Clarence D. McKee, Wayne McKee, Walter M. McKee and Karl D. McKee; one sister, Eleanor Mecer.
Burial was in Portage, Ind., on Aug. 25. Pruzin Brothers Funeral Service in charge of arrangements.
Submitted by Ellen McClain.