Vicki Sue McKee Casey passed away Thursday, April 19, 2018, at Mercy Hospice in Johnston, Iowa. She was born March 7, 1950, in Perry, Iowa, to Emery and Vivian Gibson.

Vicki graduated from Perry High School in 1968. That summer she was united in marriage to Darwin McKee. To this union they were blessed with a daughter Stacy. February 3, 1991, Vicki married James Casey.

She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and friend. Vicki and her daughter Stacy had a love and friendship like no other. Vicki also loved her pets, especially her dog Daisy.

Vicki loved spending time with her family and friends. She also loved reading, gardening, shopping, traveling, and country music. Vicki loved meeting and working with people. She knew no strangers. This love of people provided her a career working in retail for over 35 years.

Vicki is survived by her husband, James Casey; daughter, Stacy Bjork (Robert); stepsons, Daniel Casey (Lynn), Mark Casey (Isha), and Matthew Casey; grandchildren, Dalton and Devon Timmons, Nicholas and Aaron Bjork, Hannah, Hope and Henry Casey, Rylin and Chase Casey; her aunt, Verda Wheeldon; as well as other loving family and friends.

A gathering will be held from 4-6 p.m. on Tuesday, April 24, 2018, with a celebration of life at 6 p.m., at Hamilton’s Funeral Home, 605 Lyon Street, Des Moines.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mercy Hospice in Johnston or Can Do Cancer.

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