William F McKee

William F McKee

Birth
Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 28 Apr 1987 (aged 72)
Fitchburg, Dane County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, USA
Plot Section 4, Block 13
Memorial ID 91205809 · View Source
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From: The Capital Times
Wednesday, April 29, 1987
Madison, Wisconsin

McKee, William F.
FITCHBURG — William F. McKee, age 72, of 5723 McKee Rd., died on Tuesday, April 28, 1987, unexpectedly, at his home. He was born on May 18, 1914 in Madison. He graduated in the first graduating class at West High School in 1931. He was discharged from the United States Naval Reserve in 1939. He was the owner of the McKee Insurance Company in Verona since 1948. He was a member of St Raphael's Cathedral. He served on the Town of Fitchburg Board of Supervisors and was Town Chairman for 30 years. He was a member of the Dane County Board of Supervisor; for three years. He was a member of the Middleton Insurance Company Board of Directors from 1949 until 1983, serving as its president from 1949 to 1971, and as its secretary from 1971 to 1973. He was also a member of the Madison Elks Lodge, director of the Jamestown M & I Bank, and member of the Verona Fire District Commission. Mr. McKee was an area square dance caller for many years, and appeared in the Walt Disney Production "Annette In Dairyland" in 1968. He was a member of the Madison Theater Guild, appearing in that group's productions, and received the Best Actor Award in 1966-67, along with several other awards. He was currently a director of the Helenville Mutual Insurance Company. He was recently named Insurance Man of the Year by the Wisconsin Association of Town Mutual Insurance Company. He is survived by his wife, the former Florence Jeffcott, whom he married on April 21, 1934 In St. Raphael's Cathedral in Madison; four children; a sister, Mrs. Rose Everson of Mesa, Arizona; a brother, Lyman McKee of Madison; seven grandchildren; a great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Frances McKee; and a brother, Albert McKee. Funeral services will be held at ST. RAPHAEL'S CATHEDRAL on Friday. Msgr. Raymond E. Klaas will officiate. Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery. Friends may call at the JOYCE FUNERAL HOME.

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  • Created by: AlongTheWay
  • Added: 2 Jun 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 91205809
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William F McKee (18 May 1914–28 Apr 1987), Find A Grave Memorial no. 91205809, citing Resurrection Cemetery, Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by AlongTheWay (contributor 47248211) .