Luella Martha Amelia McKee (nee Dahms), formerly of Walkerton, passed away at Wingham & District Hospital on Thursday, April 13th, 2017 at the age of 93. She was a long-time resident of Walkerton, spending the last four years at Braemar Nursing Home, Wingham. She was the beloved wife of the late Gordon McKee. Luella was born in Carrick Township on March 12, 1924 to the late Amelia (nee Hohnstein) and Louis Dahms. Loving mother of David and his wife Gayle of Teeswater, Clare and his wife Dale of Kitchener, the late Louis of Walkerton, Mary Lou Snyder of Stratford, Diane and her husband Doug Nickel of RR2 Mildmay, Julie and her husband Dave Wood of Ft. McMurray, AB and Jeff and his fiance Bev of Walkerton. Proud grandmother of 14 grand children, 21 great grandchildren and 1 great great granddaughter.
She will also be missed by her sister Rhoda Hughs of Kitchener, sister-in-law Elaine Dahms, brother-in-law Norman McKee, daughter-in-law Joanne McKee and many nieces and nephews.
Luella was also predeceased by her great grandsons Brendon and Logan, siblings Edgar (Gladys), Otto (Stella), Wally (Wynn), Laurine (Gordon) Wright, Helene (Elmer) Haskins, Harvey (Audrey), Eldon and Ronnie (Rita), and sister-in-law Edna McKee.
Luella's family will receive relatives and friends from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. and from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on Monday, April 17, 2017 at the Cameron Funeral Home (1106 Yonge St. S, Walkerton). A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul's United Church, Walkerton. Rev. Herb Klaehn officiating. Reception immediately following the service at the Cameron Funeral Home. Interment in St. Matthew's Lutheran Cemetery in Mildmay.
In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Paul's United Church, Walkerton, Wingham & District Hospital or Alzheimer's Society would be appreciated by the family. Cards available at the funeral home. Visit www.cameronfuneralhomes.com to view the Book of Memories for Luella.