Michael Mike Joseph McGee, age 64, of Coffeyville, Kansas died Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at the St. Johns Medical Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, July 8, 2013 at the Holy Name Catholic Church with Father Ben Nguyen officiating under the direction of the FordWulfBruns Chapel.
Rosary will be held at 7:00 p.m., Sunday, July 7, 2013 at the FordWulfBruns Chapel in Coffeyville, Kansas.
Visitation hours will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Sunday, July 7, 2013 at the FordWulfBruns Chapel.
The family has suggested memorials to the CFCA through Holy Name Catholic Church and contributions may be left at the FordWulfBruns Chapel.
Michael Mike Joseph McGee was born October 10, 1948 in Washington, D.C. to Hillis and Mary Elizabeth Dorr McGee. He grew up in Washington, D.C. and graduated from the Bethesda, Maryland High School. After graduation Mike entered the United States Army and served as a sharp shooter he was also a member of the Merchant Marines until his honorable discharge. Mike worked in construction before becoming a glazer and owning and operating Miraculous Metals.
On December 5, 1983 Mike married Mildred in Gathersburg, Maryland where they made their home. In 1998 the couple moved to Coffeyville, Kansas. Mike was very proud of raising his three great granddaughters and was Father of the Year in Kansas by CCAP, he was also on the board of directors for CCAP and for the Boys and Girls Club and was a part of the Watch Dogs in the Coffeyville Elementary Schools.
Survivors include his wife Mildred of the home five sons, Maurice and wife Maria Risley of Connecticut, Robert and wife April Perrigan of Amhurst, Virginia, Tony and wife Sharon Perrigan of Colonial Beach, Virginia, Eric Perrigan of Florida and Jason Bradford of Gathersburg, Maryland two daughters Cheri and husband Bobby Lemos of Coffeyville, Kansas and Sandra and husband Jeffrey Vogt of Gathersburg, Maryland one sister Beth and husband John Toothman of Falls Church, Virginia 22 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers Steve and Patrick and two sons Marcus and Ronald.