|Birth: ||Feb. 2, 1904|
|Death: ||Feb. 25, 1990|
Watertown Daily Times - Monday, February 26, 1990
Ruth E. McKee , 86, of 712 Patterson St., former sales clerk and bookkeeper, died Sunday morning at her home.
A prayer service will be at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at McLellan Funeral Home, with a Mass of Christian burial at 10 a.m. at St. Mary's Cathedral, the Rev. Philip T. Allen, pastor, officiating. Entombment will be in Foxwood Memorial Park.
Calling hours will be this evening and Tuesday afternoon and evening at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to the Ogdensburg Volunteer Rescue Squad.
Surviving are a son, a daughter, 11 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; a brother, two sisters, and several nieces and nephews.
A son, Joseph, died previously. A brother, Earl Douglas , and a sister, Louise Lago, also died before her.
Born in Ogdensburg on Feb. 2, 1904, a daughter of Rosh and Harriet Ashline Douglas , she was a graduate of St. Mary's Academy.
She married Michael J. McKee Oct. 4, 1926, at St. Mary's Cathedral.
Mrs. McKee was employed as a sales clerk at the former Surprise Department Store for many years. She then went to work for St. Joseph's Nursing Home as a bookkeeper, retiring in 1975.
She was a communicant of St. Mary's Cathedral.
Mr. McKee was for many years proprietor of St. Lawrence Wholesale Inc., 713 Hamilton St., a company dealing in paper, school items and restaurant supplies. A native of South Mountain, he died Oct. 10, 1952, at the age of 49.
Michael J McKee (1903 - 1952)
Foxwood Memorial Park
St. Lawrence County
New York, USA
Created by: Anne Cady
Record added: Jun 01, 2009
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