Richard Dean McKee, born January 7th of 1941, in White Salmon Washington. Lifetime Washington resident, Richard resided in Stevenson, Port Orford, and lastly, Vancouver Washington. Richard's labors ended early April 27th, 2019. He was a service writer in the auto industry as well as a loved family man. With his wife Patricia, there was a family of three sons and a daughter; Daniel (Kathy) McKee of Stevenson, WA; Mark (Michelle) McKee, Mica, WA; Richard (Kathy) McKee Jr of Ridgefield, WA; Daughter Annette (Bill) LaCombe out of Stevenson, WA. Richard also leaves behind his three brothers, Albert, Steve, and John, as well as sister Susan Reese,13 grandchildren,14 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceeded in death by his parents and loving wife, Patricia. A family gathering is to be held at the Eagles lodge in Stevenson, WA Saturday May 18th at 2pm. Arrangements are in the care of Brown's Funeral Home. 360-834-3692.