WEST GARDINER and DEXTER – Shirlee Ann McKay, 54, died Jan. 14, 2007, at an Augusta hospital. She was born April 6, 1952, in Dexter, a daughter of Malcolm and Joyce (Higgins) Brown. She had been employed at Healthtex and in Augusta area nursing homes, most recently as a certified nurse’s aide at Maine General Hospital, Augusta, until her retirement due to failing health. Shirlee was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary Post No. 4 and the Elks Club of Gardiner. She is survived by her mother of Dexter; two sisters, Debbie and husband, Kenny Irish, of Hartland and Karen and husband, Paul Moulton, of Corinna; a brother, David Brown of Dexter; her fiance, Dana Foster of West Gardiner; special aunt, Inez Brown; a special cousin, Cindy Estabrook, both of Winthrop; special nieces, nephews and many friends; as well as her kitty named Tinker Bell. She was predeceased by her father in 1973. There will be no services at this time. A spring committal service will be held at West Garland Cemetery at a time to be announced. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 2680, North Canton, OH 44720. Arrangements by Crosby & Neal, Dexter. Those who wish may sign an online register at www.CrosbyNeal.com