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Bruce McKinney

September 6, 1952 ~ August 10, 2019 (age 66)
     Bruce McKinney, 66, of Georgetown, passed away on Saturday, August 10, 2019, while in Fort Worth, Texas.  He was born on September 6, 1952, in Danville, IL, the son of George Sr. and Doris {Tinder} McKinney, both deceased.
     Bruce was a graduate of the Class of 1970 from Georgetown High School.  He worked as Millwright and mechanic at General Motors Tilton Foundry and Delphi in Kokomo, IN, for 31 years.  He was a member of the Sons of the American Legion in Georgetown and a life-member of the NRA.  He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and racing jeeps.  Bruce was known to be an avid Green Bay Packers and St. Louis Cardinals fan.  He loved his family and was a good friend to many.
     He will be dearly missed by:  his significant other of many years, Kathy Galyen of Georgetown; his sons, Chad (Amy) McKinney of Monticello and Jason (Stacy) McKinney of Chattanooga, TN; his grandchildren, Jackson, Grant, Carter, & Harper; and his brothers, George (Susan) McKinney of Cayuga, IN, and Steve McKinney of Georgetown.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Beverly Hewitt McKinney, and his brother, Dennis McKinney.
     A celebration of Bruce’s life will be held at 11:00am, Friday, August 16, 2019, at Sunset Funeral Home and Cremation Center of Georgetown, located at 200 E West Street, with Pastor James Blue officiating.  Visitation will be held on Thursday, August 15, 2019 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm at the funeral home and also on Friday, August 16, 2019, from 10:00am to 11:00am prior to his service at the funeral home.  He will be laid to rest in Forest Park Cemetery, Georgetown.  Memorial donations may be given in his name to the American Legion Dornblaser Post #203 K-9 Warrior.  Please join his family in sharing memories, photos, & videos through his Tribute Wall at
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