Arthur Kenneth Mackey

  • Born: January 26, 1942
  • Died: April 8, 2020
  • Location: Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania

Saloom-Rega Funeral Service

730 W Main St
Mount Pleasant, PA 15666
Tel. (724) 547-2122

Tribute & Message From The Family

Arthur Kenneth Mackey, 78 of Mt. Pleasant, passed away Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at the Grove at Latrobe.

Ken was born January 26, 1942 in Mt. Pleasant the son of the ate Arthur K. Mackey, Sr. and Doris Ballew Mackey. He was a 1960 graduate of East Huntingdon High School and a member of the Hecla Sportsman's Club. He was formerly employed as a crane operator for the DME company. Ken was an avid hunter and fisherman, who enjoyed his cars and riding quads.

Surviving is his wife, Shirley Rodgers Mackey; step sons, Wendell Rupp, Jr, Melvin Rupp (Rose) and Dale Rupp (Ken Collier, Jr.); daughters, Michele and Kelly and their husbands; three grandchildren, that includes Jennifer Rupp Larson (Justin); great grandchildren, Luke and Logan Larson and a sister, Sandra Sweitzer (Donald). In addition to his parents, Ken was preceded in death by a great granddaughter, Mia Larson and his brother, James Mackey. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, there will be no visitation. A private service will be held for the family with interment in the Middle Presbyterian Cemetery.

Arrangements are under direction of SALOOM-REGA FUNERAL SERVICE 730 W. Main Street Mt. Pleasant.

Please visit Ken's online memorial at to sign the condolence guestbook.

Richard Rega, funeral director

Condolence & Memory Journal

Sorry for your loss. I worked with Ken at DME he always made work more enjoyable. I always enjoyed hunting with him in Bakersville.

George and Deb Reed

Posted by A friend   April 12, 2020


Posted by HELEN AND DONNA BLACKBURN - MT PLEASANT, PA - Friend   April 11, 2020

My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.

Posted by Rich yuhouse - Mt. Pleasant, PA   April 10, 2020

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Posted by Gary & Maxine Dorman - Alverton, PA   April 09, 2020

So sorry for your loss.

Dave and Darlene Griffin

Posted by A friend   April 09, 2020

Shirley & family So sorry for your Loss. You have Our deepest Sympathy Doug & Chris Bevan

Posted by Chrissy Bevan - GBG, PA   April 09, 2020