Willard Keys

Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Willard D. Keys, 70, of Randles died Sunday, April 19, 2009, at his home.

He was born Aug. 8, 1938, at Delta, son of Oscar and Stella Ward Keys. He and Marjorie Ward were married Oct. 25, 1957. She died July 23, 1996.

Keys was a retired self-employed mechanic and truck driver.

He served with the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict.

Survivors include three sons, "Pee Wee," Kevin and Marty Keys, all of Delta; his fiancee, Margie Storz of Randles; a brother, Lonnie Phelps of Randles; and nine grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter, a sister and a brother.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to service time Wednesday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee, Mo.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the chapel, with the Rev. Jack Owens officiating. Burial will be in Kenyon Cemetery.