Brothers and Sisters,
I regret to inform you that Brother Denny McKee, retired member of Burlington System Division Lodge #798, passed away on Wednesday, August 3, 2021.
Denny McKee, formerly of Knoxville, IL, of Sahuarita, AZ died on Wednesday August 3, 2021 at home after a hard-fought battle with cancer.
Denny was born on October 21, 1955 in Galesburg, IL, the son of Delbur McKee. He married Linda Alden on May 28, 1977 in Galesburg, IL, Denny is survived by his wife Linda, of Sahuarita, AZ. His loving children Brett McKee of Shenzhen, China; Kelly (Travis) Belleville, of Vail, AZ. One granddaughter Harper Belleville the apple of his eye.
Denny was also survived by his brother Dan (Rose) McKee and his sisters Debra (Brent) Delk; Dianna Johnson; step-mother Mary Ellen McKee and nieces and nephews. Denny had a special bond with his sister-in-law Sarah Presley and niece Laura. He was preceded in death by his father and brother-in-law Mike.
Denny worked for the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad for 40 years.
Denny was a loving, ornery, caring, cantankerous, thoughtful, stubborn, giving person. He loved to play pranks on people and loved to come up with unbelievable stories that he somehow made believable. He will be greatly missed by all his friends, family and everyone that he has touched in his life.
Please keep Brother Denny’s family in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.