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Ky'mire Leon McKinney

January 31, 2007 — September 27, 2022

Harrisburg

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Ky’mire L. McKinney, 15 of Harrisburg, PA transitioned into eternal life on Thursday, September 27, 2022. He was preceded in death by his godmother, Tensy Davis, his uncles, Zachary Anderson and Frederick C. McKinney Jr. 

Ky`mire was the son of Jeanine Petroff and Calvin McKinney. He was born on Wednesday, January 31, 2007 at Harrisburg Hospital, in Harrisburg, PA. Ky`mire was a student at the Dauphin County Vo-Tech School in Lower Paxton Township, where he studied Small Engine Technology. He enjoyed hanging out with his shop friend, Colby along with a few other good friends. 

“Mir”, as he was affectionately known as by his family and friends, enjoyed going fishing and playing baseball. He loved eating crab legs, pizza, Chinese food, and Tastykakes. But most of all, he loved his family, and spent as much time as possible with his godbrothers, Chanson and Chase Wright and godsisters, Kyra Jackson and Kaidyn Middleton.

Ky`mire leaves to cherish his life and memory, his mother Jeanine Petroff (Stanley Davenport), his father Calvin McKinney, his 4 brothers; Christian, Camari, Logan and Josih, his 3 sisters; Kimani, Ja’elle and Adalyn, his aunts; Nesh Anderson and Linda Avery, his uncle Keith Avery, his grandmothers; Carrie Thomas and Brenda McKinney, his grandfathers, Antonio Cordero and Fredrick McKinney Sr., his great-grandmother Arlene Anderson, his godfather Mister Davis, his special cousin J. Lynn and best friend Nyrell. As well as a host of other aunts, uncles, cousins, relatives, and friends. 

 

To make a charitable donation, use the GoFundMe link provided (https://www.gofundme.com/f/kymeir-mckinney), or send to our cashapp (search, "Hooperfuneral" in the app). For any questions or concerns call Hooper Memorial Home, Inc at (717) 651-1000.

 

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