Mary McKinley

Mary M. McKinley, 80, of Macomb died at 4:20 p.m. Jan. 17, 2009, at The Elms in Macomb.

She was born March 12, 1928, in Rushville, a daughter of Glenn and Alta Steadman Keller. She married Danny McKinley on Feb. 28, 1947, in Rushville. He died Nov. 20, 1998.

She also was preceded in death by two sisters, Annie Keller and Helen Dober; and four brothers, Franklin, Bill, Russell and Donald Keller.

Surviving are one son, Wade (and Teresa) McKinley of Macomb; one brother, Clarence (and Mary) Keller of Macomb; two sisters, Norma Keller and June Campbell, both of Rushville; and two grandchildren.

She was a seamstress and a presser at Sweeney Cleaners in Macomb for over 20 years and sewed for Scripps Reno in Macomb.

She was a member of First Baptist Church of Macomb.

Services were held Tuesday at Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria with Pastor Wally Holt officiating. Burial was in Union Chapel Cemetery in Astoria.

Memorials may be made to McDonough District Hospital Hospice.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 1/21/2009