McKEE, Lois Jane (Hennessy) – Passed peacefully at Peterborough Retirement Residence with her family at her side, on Friday, July 7, 2017. Lois of Peterborough, formerly of Smith Township, in her 77th year.
Beloved wife of Fred McKee for 58 years. Loving mother of Gerry (Tracy), Jim (Betty), Tom (Katherine), Carol Bolton (Mark), and Glenn (Joan).
Dear Grandma of Jonathan (Becca), Jenna Lloyd (Johnathon), Matt, Adam, Christopher, Amanda, Sarah, Amy, Anna, Shanda (Erin Chambo), and Brandon Dimmer (Sheena Trollope). Proud great grandmother of nine. Daughter of the late Aubrey and Aretta Hennessy.
Sister of Harvey (Bev), Elgin (late Jean), Sandra (John Lubblinkhop) and Patricia O’Donnell. Lois will be remembered by many other relatives and friends.
Fred and Lois put their heart and soul into their family and their dairy farm, McKeedale Farms, on the Center Line of Smith Township. Lois loved cooking, welcoming people into her home, sewing and gardening, and working the farm with Fred. Lois was a long-standing member of the Christian & Missionary Alliance Church in Peterborough.
Fred and family would like to thank the staff at Peterborough Retirement Residence for the excellent care they provided for Lois.
Visiting will be held at the Ashburnham funeral home, 840 Armour Road, Peterborough on Tuesday, July 11 from 7-9 pm and on Wednesday, July 12 from 10-11 am. A funeral service will follow in the chapel on Wednesday at 11 am. Reception to follow, then interment at Lakefield Cemetery.
Memorial Donations may be made to Parkinson Canada.