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Larry J. McKee

Larry J. McKee, age 71, of Eaton, OH passed away Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at Hospice of Dayton. He was born April 12, 1949 in Richmond, IN to the late Dennis McKee, Jr. and Mary Jo (Pitsinger) Schmidt. Larry retired from the U.S. Navy after 23 years of service. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his brother Terry McKee and nephew Jaysen Strickland. He is survived by his wife of 27 years and 1 month, Mary McKee of Eaton; sons: Phillip McKee of Eaton, Dennis McKee of Missouri, Ethan McKee of Eaton, Jason McKee of Eaton and Jonathan McKee of Eaton; 10 grandsons and 3 granddaughters; sister Nancy McKee Strikland Brown and her husband Cline of Summerville, South Carolina; brother Mile Schmidt of Minnesota; aunt Linda Kipp of Dayton; nephew Zachary Strickland and wife Lauren of North Carolina; niece Gretchen Strickland Diesburg of South Carolina; and great niece of Kaitlyn Martin Diesburg of South Carolina. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, a private service will be held at the convenience of the family. Girton Schmidt & Boucher Gard Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements. Online condolences and other remembrances may be sent to the family by visiting www.gsbfuneralhome.com.

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Though I only met him once, I liked him immediately. He will be remembered fondly.

Russell Landesman May 18 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Janie

Janie Porter May 15 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Larry McKee

Janie Porter May 15 2020 12:00 AM

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Ethan mckee May 14 2020 12:00 AM

On behalf of Commodore Preble Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, I extend our sympathy on the loss of your family member Larry J. McKee, a veteran of the U.S.Navy. Thank you for his service to our country

Jane Morell Smith May 14 2020 12:00 AM

Thoughts and Prayers are with You All !!

Bob and Chris Swafford May 14 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Larry McKee

Bob and Chris Swafford May 14 2020 12:00 AM

Larry and Mary was my neighbors years ago. I use to love the morning coffee together, our long conversations and meeting up in the yard in the evenings talking about our flower beds. He was definitely one of a kind. Sending a lot of love to you Mary. You two have a very special place in my heart.

Desiree May 14 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Larry McKee

Desiree May 14 2020 12:00 AM

I am deeply sorry for your loss. You are iin my thoughts and prayers Your friend, Stacy Lewis

Stacy Lewis May 13 2020 12:00 AM

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