David Dean McKay

Born: Thu., Jun. 15, 1939
Died: Fri., Sep. 14, 2018


Funeral Mass

11:00 AM Tue., Sep. 18, 2018
Location: St. Andrew's Church


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David Dean McKay Jr., Pendleton, June 15, 1939 – September 14, 2018 David Dean McKay – Kaputs Tewat - was born at Red Hawk homestead at Tutuilla to David McKay Sr. and Elsie Allen McKay. He was the ninth of twelve children. Martha, Harold, Ely, James, Beverly, Laura, Diana, Vernita, Eileen, Gayle, Daryl. He went to St. Andrews School for eight years where he played basketball. He graduated High School in 1957. He then went in to the Service until 1961 with a Honorary Discharge. He enjoyed the time in service where he traveled to Camp Pendleton, Georgia, North Carolina and spent time in Korea. He met Rebecca in 1969. They had three children, David McKay III, Damon McKay, and Darcy McKay. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. Teaching many young men and women how to fish and hunt and how to dress the meat in the traditional way. Many appreciated his leadership at Wildhorse. He worked there 22 years just retiring last year at age 78. His enjoyment was his children and 11 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Services were held Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at St. Andrews Mission. Burns Mortuary of Pendleton is in charge of arrangements. Sign the online guestbook at www.burnsmortuary.com

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Silas Whitman
   Posted Wed September 19, 2018
RIP my old friend & relative.

Harold Halfmoon
   Posted Wed September 19, 2018
I've known you most all my life, from grade school days right up to present. I haven't seen or talked with you in a while. We had some good times together as kids. I am sad to hear that you left this world. We will meet again on the other side. Rest In Peace David.

Duane Mitchell
   Posted Sun September 23, 2018
I have missed you since you retired at Wildhorse. You were one person there that I could count on for good conversation and always a smile in your greetings to me and others. Rest in peace my friend.

Cody Britton
   Posted Sun September 23, 2018
You were a great man and friend. I will always value all the talks we had at work and the guiding words of wisdom that your always had for me. Rest In Peace my good friend.

Paul Lavadour
   Posted Mon September 24, 2018
Thoughts and prayers to the family. R.I.P. you were always good to me , looked out for me you will be sorely missed friend and relative.

Monika McGuire
   Posted Mon September 24, 2018
You will be missed. I remember you always had a great smile and were always laughing! Prayers for all those left behind! <3!

char estes
   Posted Mon September 24, 2018
R.I.P. Dave,you were an amazing welcome warmth to my adventure to Wildhorse. I am honored that I was blessed to meet you in my journey. Blessings,love & strength sent to your family & friends who love you.

Char

Don Barnes
   Posted Tue September 25, 2018
really sorry to hear my friend passed. We went to school together and became better friends in later years. I will miss David

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