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Stella A. McKee, (nee Walkiewicz), 100, passed away on Sunday, April 28, 2019 in Allendale Nursing Home, Allendale, NJ.
The funeral will be from the Thiele-Reid Family Funeral Home, 585 Belgrove Drive, Kearny, NJ on Wednesday, May 1st at 10:00 a.m. A Funeral Mass will be offered in St. Cecilia Church, Kearny at 11:00 a.m. Entombment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington, NJ. Relatives and friends are invited to visit at the funeral home on Tuesday from 2 to 6 p.m.
Mrs. McKee was born in Newark, NJ and lived in Harrison, NJ before moving to Kearny in 1939.
She was an Assembler for the Hyatt Roller Bearing Division of General Motors Corporation in Harrison for 18 years until her retirement in 1980.
Stella was a member and Past President of the Rosary Alter Society of St. Cecilia Church, the Cecilian Seniors and the Kearny Senior Citizens Club.
She is survived by four grandsons, Michael, Mark, Matthew and Kyle McKee and one great-grandson, Cody McKee and one niece, Arlene Chrobak.
She was predeceased by her husband, John T. McKee, Sr.; two sons, Milton J. McKee and John T. McKee and one sister, Helen Braun.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions to St. Cecilia Church, 120 Kearny Avenue, Kearny, NJ 07032.