Born 12-22-1946 -- Died 1-14-2006
Patrick Owen McKay died Jan. 14, 2006, in Aurora, Colo., at the age of 59.
He was born Dec. 22, 1946, in Denver, Colo.
He was united in marriage March 17, 1994, in Denver to Dorothy Jane Slaughter.
He was wounded while serving as a Marine in the Vietnam War.
He was a retired truck driver, being employed by Consolidated Freightway for many years.
Survivors include his wife, Dorothy of the home in Arvada, Colo.; his mother, Letty Langbein of Granite City, Ill.; one brother, John Langbein of Granite City, Ill.; one uncle, Leroy McKay of Lakewood, Colo.; one aunt, Marie Harth and husband, Ronnie, of Loveland, Colo. He is also survived by his extended family, Peggy Smith of Thayer, Gary Slaughter and wife, Barbara of Odessa, Texas. Rick Slaughter and wife, Debbie, of Thayer, John Slaughter and wife, Anna, of Fayetteville, Ark., and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his stepfather, Ed Langbein; and one sister, Karen Langbein.
The body lay in repose Jan. 22 at Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer where the family received friends.
Burial was in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of the Carter Funeral Home of Thayer.