LIMA — Vicki L. McGhee, 23, passed away at 3:55 p.m. July 30, 2013, at Lima Memorial Health System.
She was born July 20, 1990, in Newark, Del., to Edward P. and Marilyn E. Meyer McGhee, who survive in Lima.
Vicki was a 2008 graduate of Elida High School, where she loved to play sports, especially softball and soccer. She enjoyed hanging out with her friends and listening to music. She also enjoyed spending time with her family, including her dog, Dolche, and her cat, Sam, and being around kids. Vicki was a member of Bluelick Bible Church and will be remembered for her caring nature and big heart.
Survivors also include her paternal grandmother, Janet R. McGhee, of Willow Grove, Pa.; two sisters, Sharon L. and Cleve Walden, of Bellefontaine, and Linda J. and Lyndon Laugherty, of Tiro; two brothers, Brian K. and Cheryl Cellar, of Leipsic, and Justin and Ashley Rifenburg, of Knoxville, Tebb; seven aunts and uncles, Kathy and Skip Miller, of Elkton, Md., Robert McGhee, of Charleston, Md., Ginni and Tad Takeuchi, of Willow Grove, Pa., Cindy and John Horsman, of Greenwood, Del., Sandy McGhee, of Milford, Del., Carol and Steve Weber, of Reno, Nev., and Pat and Wayne Cook, of Elida; several nieces, nephews and cousins; and her best friend, Brett Messer, of Lima.
She was preceded in death by her paternal grandfather, the Rev. Archie L. McGhee; maternal grandparents, Edward N. and Maryland Meyer Sr.; brother, Edward P. McGhee Jr.; and uncle, Edward N. Meyer Jr.
Services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Chiles–Laman Funeral & Cremation Services, Shawnee Chapel. Pastor Jim Neighbors will officiate. Interment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Soccer department at Elida High School.
Condolences may be expressed at chiles-lamanfh.com.