KEVIN LEE MCKONE|
Kevin Lee McKone, 43, died Tuesday night, July 21, at McAllen Medical Center, following a long illness.
McKone, who was born in 1965, in California, was a graduate of McAllen Memorial High School. He attended Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas State Technical College in Harlingen, and the University of Texas-Pan American in Edinburg.
His favorite work was landscaping and his hobby was playing drums.
He is survived by his wife, Gwendalynn Lee Tyler McKone of McAllen; parents, Jim and Jerry McKone of McAllen; sister, Kelly (Jon) Gillespie of San Antonio; grandfather, Samuel A. McKone Jr. of Floresville; mother-in-law, Lela Maye Tyler of McAllen; two nieces, Cameron and Allison Gillespie of San Antonio; and an uncle, William Lee McKone of Jeffersonville, Vermont.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, July 24, 2009, at the First Christian Church of McAllen, with Rev. Max Grubb officiating.
Gwendalynn asks that Kevin's friends come by their apartment #3 at 3404 N.6th to visit and reminisce with her after the service.
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Published in The Monitor from July 23 to July 24, 2009