Katrina McKee passed from this life to the waiting arms of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ after a valiant 12 year fight with breast cancer Monday, February 25, 2013. Her faith and positive attitude were an inspiration to all who knew and loved her.
Katrina spent years volunteering with organizations such as Bible Study Fellowship, Komen Race for the Cure, Friendships to Internationals, and had many breast cancer partners whom she loved and supported.
She graduated from Purdue University with a degree in retail management and worked in the corporate world for several years before deciding to become a stay home Mom and community volunteer. She was born in Lafayette, Indiana.
She attended Christian Fellowship Church and was passionate about global missions. She went on mission trips and was focused on spreading the truth about Jesus Christ.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Regina Lane.
Katrina is survived by her husband of 28 years, Brian; son, Spencer; daughter, Kendall; mother, Sandra S. Lane of Vincennes, IN; father, James A. Lane of Decker, IN; and brother, David Lane of Elkhart, IN.
The family would like to thank the doctors, nurses and staff of Deaconess Gateway Hospital 6th floor surgical/oncology unit, Deaconess Home Health Care, and Deaconess Hospice for the months of loving care they provided Katrina.
A celebration of Katrina's life will be 10:00 AM, Saturday, March 2, 2013, at Christian Fellowship Church, 4100 Millersburg Road, Evansville, IN, officiated by Rev. David Niednagel, with burial at Rose Hill Cemetery, 5133 Highway 261, Newburgh, IN. Friends may visit Friday, 3:00-8:00 PM, at Alexander Newburgh Chapel, 5333 State Road 261, Newburgh, IN and 9:00-10:00 AM on Saturday at the church.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks for contributions to be made to Christian Fellowship Church, in the name of Katrina McKee, 4100 Millersburg Road, Evansville, IN 47725.