Robert F. McKay
Aug 18, 1949 - Feb 21, 2017
- Robert F. McKay, 67, of Penobscot passed away February 21, 2017, after a courageous battle with Diabetes and its complications. He was born in Blue Hill, August 18, 1949, son of Ralph W. and Betty (Robertson) McKay.
Bob graduated from George Stevens Academy, class of 1967 and University of Maine, Machias in 1971. Bob taught business subjects in high school for over 30 years. He coached baseball, basketball, golf and was a basketball referee, softball umpire and served as the Assistant Umpire and Chief for the State of Maine. He was an avid New England sports fan. Bob was a devoted husband, father, son, brother, uncle, and friend.
He is survived by his devoted wife, Janice; loving daughter, Allyson; siblings, Edward McKay, Richard McKay and wife Judy, Donna MacKay, Patricia Robertson and husband Dennis; and loved and respected by many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, and in-laws, Leroy and Nettie Leach.
Services will be held at 2:30 p.m., February 27, 2017, at the Penobscot United Methodist Church with a reception to follow. Interment will be held in the spring at Bayview Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Robert's memory may be made to the American Diabetes Association, P. O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312 or the Penobscot United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 30, Penobscot 04476.
Arrangements by Jordan-Fernald, 49 Main St., Blue Hill.
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