Margaret McKee

Obituary of Margaret McKee

Margaret M. McKee, 96, of Princeton died Sunday, August 11, 2013 at Pavilions at Forrestal Skilled Nursing Center of Plainsboro. Born in Boston, Mass. She was a resident of Princeton since 1962, moving to Plainsboro in 2008. Margaret retired in 1983 with over 20 years of service as a Scientific Secretary with the Princeton University Department of Astro-Physics. She was a member of the ladies Auxiliary of Engine Company #1. Daughter of the late Joseph L. and the late Mary G. (Whalen) Murphy, she is the wife of the late Robert A. McKee, mother of the late Edward McKee and Jean McKee Vandermark, sister of the late Helen Snow, the late Francis Murphy, her daughters-in-law, the late Robyn Davison McKee and the late Barbara Storics McKee. Margaret is survived by her sons Robert L. and Richard G. McKee, her daughter Lois A. McKee Cormack, and daughter-in-law, Debra Figle McKee, 9 grandchildren and many great grandchildren and several great, great grandchildren. A Memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm on September 21, 2013 at the Mather-Hodge Funeral Home 40 Vandeventer Avenue, Princeton. Burial in Princeton Cemetery was private. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Ladies Auxiliary of Engine Company # 1, 13 Chestnut Street, Princeton, NJ 08542.
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