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Obituary of Helen McKay
Helen McKay, age 98, of Roseville, PA, passed away at her residence on Saturday, October 27, 2018. She was born April 23, 1920, a daughter of Archie and Velma Elizabeth (Button) Makeley. Helen was the widow of Ernest McKay who died November 1985. Helen was a member of the Roseville United Methodist Church and the Ladies Fellowship. She enjoyed embroidery, bird watching and Cubs Baseball.
Helen is survived by 3 sons and daughters-in-law, Dale and Carol McKay, Sr. of Roseville, Dean and Joyce McKay of Elmira, NY, and Donnie and Ginger McKay of Roseville; 5 daughters and sons-in-law, Bernice and Charles Winnie of Elmira, NY, Beatrice Wood of Gillett, Dawn and Jim Hale of LaVista, NE, Belva Jayne of Roseville, PA, Sue and Kim Koval of Roseville, PA; a daughter-in-law, Joan McKay of Elmira, NY; son-in-law, Jim Wright; 22 grandchildren; 83 great and great great grandchildren. In addition to her husband, Helen was predeceased by a daughter, Connie Wright on December 18, 2000; a son, Dennis McKay in 2016; a grandson, Dale McKay, Jr.; a great grandson, Michael Dalton; a great granddaughter, Jessica Reese; 5 sons-in-law, Raymond Wood, Theodore Jayne, Cliff Johns, Dick Johnston, John Griffiths, daughter-in-law, Gloria McKay.
Family and friends are invited to call on Thursday, November 1, 2018 from 12:00 to 1:00 P.M. at Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc., 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, PA. Funeral service will follow at 1:00 P.M. with Rev. Kenneth Marple officiating. Burial will be in Roseville Community Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the No Kill Animal Sanctuary, 353 Sanctuary Hill Ln, P. O. Box A, East Smithfield, PA 18817. www.buckheitfcandcrematory.com
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