Donald Lee McKinney, 81 of Gilbert, Arizona passed away on May 1, 2018. He was born on August 15, 1936 the son of Leroy and Annie (Jackson) McKinney in Southgate, California. He worked as an Accountant in the Manufacturing industry for many years and had lived in Arizona for the past seven years. Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Leonor, daughter, Karina Peresich, and son, John McKinney. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 11:00 AM, with a viewing beginning at 10:00 AM, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints, Greenfield Chapel, 3775 South Greenfield Road, Gilbert, Arizona. Interment will immediately follow the funeral services at San Tan Memorial Gardens, 22425 East Cloud Road, Queen Creek, Arizona. Richardson Funeral Home, Tempe, Arizona is compassionately serving the family.