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Thomas Eugene McKinney

Male 1949 - 2013  (63 years)


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  • Name Thomas Eugene McKinney  [1
    Born 16 Nov 1949  Longmont, Boulder, Colorado, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Funeral Memorial Card 27 Feb 2013  Longmont, Boulder, Colorado, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Died 20 Sep 2013  Wickenburg, Maricopa, Arizona, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Obituary 25 Sep 2013  Longmont, Boulder, Colorado, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
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      Thomas McKinney
      Thomas Eugene McKinney, 63, of Wickenburg, AZ, formally of Longmont, passed away on September 20, 2013 at his home. Tom was born in Longmont, CO to Roy and Jean (Martin) McKinney on November 16, 1949. Tom grew up in Longmont and Jamestown and married his first wife, Penny O'Briant in Longmont. They had two sons, Troy McKinney and Blaine McKinney. They later divorced and he married Marlo Halley on September 3, 1997, they enjoyed 25 years together. tom spent over 20 years as a hard rock miner in Colorado, New Mexico, and Wyoming. After moving back to Longmont, he worked for the Boulder County Highway Department for 21 years, retiring from the county in 2010 due to ill health. Tom fought a very hard and courageous battle against lymphoma. Tom loved fishing and going up to Black Hawk and to Nevada to the casinos to play video poker. His passion was his horses and team roping, which he was good at, winning several saddles, belt buckles and money. Hew was a member of the Colorado Senior Pro Charity Rodeo Association; formerly the Old Timers Rodeo Association. Tom is preceded in death by his parents Roy and Jean. Tom is survived by his wife Marlo of Wickenburg, son Troy McKinney and Blaine McKinney of Longmont, CO, stepson Eric, (Tracy) Lawing of Evans, CO, brother Tim (Connie) McKinney of Loveland, CO, sisters Patty (Chuck) Shannon of Canon City, CO and Rea Dawn (Charlie) Inman of Longmont, CO, brother-in-law Johnniee (Vickie) Halley of Frederick, CO, aunt Marylee Maberry of Aurora, CO along with numerous cousins, nieces and nephews. Graveside services will be held 2pm Friday, September 27, 2013 at Foothills Gardens of Memory. To honor Tom's request to "not have a funeral" a Wake will follow on Friday from 3 to 6pm at the Longmont Moose Lodge, 2200 Pratt St. Longmont. Please dress casually, feel free to wear your jeans. Visit www.ahlbergfuneralchapel.com to share condolences.
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    Phone (303) 776-9597 
    Buried 27 Sep 2013  Foothill Gardens Of Memory, Longmont, Boulder, Colorado, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1641  Brendas Branches
    Last Modified 13 Feb 2014 

    Father Roy Franklin McKinney,   b. 12 Jul 1921, Bible Grove, Scotland, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 2009, Louisville, Boulder, Colorado, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Alma Jean Martin,   b. 18 Dec 1926, Westover, Monongalia, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 2004, Longmont, Boulder, Colorado, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 9 Feb 1946  Loveland, Larimer, Colorado, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F33  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Penny O'Brien 
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Troy Nolan McKinney
     2. Blaine Patrick McKinney
    Last Modified 18 Jul 2001 
    Family ID F608  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Marlo M. Haley 
    Last Modified 18 Jul 2001 
    Family ID F609  Group Sheet