Obituary, John McKinney

McKinney April 1, 1926 – November 21, 2016 OKLAHOMA CITY John Richard McKinney, 90, of OKC, passed away on Nov. 21, 2016. John was born on April 1, 1926 in Coalgate, OK to George and Jessie McKinney. John served his country in the U.S. Navy from 1944 to 1945. He retired from Tinker Air Force Base after 33 years and 9 months of service as an aircraft mechanic foreman/unit chief. He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Velma McKinney; children, Laura and Merle Kitchen, Jan and Bruce Brady, Johnny and Cindy McKinney, Donna and Kent Birch, Alex and Gwen McKinney, Paula and Charles Seegel, Brenda and Ronnie Morgan, Granger and Rhonda McKinney, Clay and Angela McKinney, Shane and Stephanie McKinney; 32 grandchildren and 44 great grandchildren and 9 great-great grandchildren. Funeral Services are 2:00PM, Friday, November 25, 2016, at Southgate Baptist Church, 740 SW 4th St., Moore, OK. Interment will follow to Sunny Lane Cemetery in Del City, OK. Services are under the direction of John M. Ireland & Son Funeral Home and Chapel, Moore, OK.

Published in The Oklahoman on Nov. 23, 2016– See more at:

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