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McPEEK, Keith Dwane
McPEEK, Keith Dwane Sunrise February 21, 1936 in Aberdeen, South Dakota. Sunset July 28, 2014 in Lancaster, California. Keith served his country proudly as a US Marine during the Korean War. He retired in 1999 from Halley Olsen Murphy, Lancaster after 50yrs. in the profession. Keith was a 40yr. faithful member of Sacred Heart Church where he served as Eucharistic Minister, Lector and founder of the Bereavement Committee. He was a member and past Grand Knight of the Knights of Columbus, Lancaster 3rd degree council 2455 and member of 4th degree council 73. Keith was an active member of AA. He was a member of the High Desert Runners and to his credit ran over 100 marathons including a 60 mile run on his 60th birthday. He was a coach for youth football. Keith is survived by his wife of 44yrs. JoAnn, children: Mitchell (Camille), Jill (Kenny), Michael; two brothers, Frosty and Art; ten grandchildren, and three great- grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, daughter Cindy, and brother Karis. A Vigil Prayer Service will be held 7 pm on Friday August 22, 2014 Halley Olsen Murphy , Lancaster. Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated 10 am, Saturday, August 23, 2014 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment at Bakersfield National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers family wishes donations be sent in his memory to Sacred Heart Catholic Church Building Fund.

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