Beverly Fisher Mckee

Saturday, March 29, 2014

Beverly Fisher Mckee, 81, of Gower, Mo., died early Thursday morning, March 27, 2014, at the Gower Convalescent Center, in Gower.

Beverly was born Jan. 1, 1933, to Marion Newton McKee and Cela Lila (Fisher) McKee, in Nevada.

She was married twice. Both former husbands preceded her in death. Beverly worked the majority of her life at the Chicago Bank and Trust and Northern Trust, both in Chicago, serving in a variety of positions, including vice president in later years. She lived in Chicago most of her adult life, retiring in Gower, Mo. She enjoyed her years living in her log cabin just outside Gower. She loved crocheting and spending time outside flower gardening.

She was also preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Evelyn Bastow and Shirley Goll; and brother, Howard McKee.

Survivors include son, Greg Slad, of Motley, Minn.; granddaughter, Farrah McKinney and husband, Jarrod; great-grandchildren, Bella and Tripp; grandson, Eric Slad and wife, Casie; great-grandchildren, Daniel and Nathan; grandson, Michael Slad; granddaughter, Patricia Heck; sister-in-law, Gerry McKee; niece, Gail Current and husband, Jim; great-nieces, Courtney, Claire and Caitlin; niece, Cela Sullivan and husband, John; niece, Marian Erwin and husband, Russ; great-niece, Robin Williams and husband, Clinton; great-niece, Ashton Tidemann and husband, Bradley; great-nephew, Bradley Erwin; and great-great-nieces as well as cousins.

There will be no services, at Beverly's request. She will be cremated.

Arrangements are made by Hixson-Klein Funeral Home, Gower.