|Birth: ||Jul. 8, 1910|
|Death: ||Dec. 31, 2001|
January 03, 2002 12:00 am
Graveside services for Keith L. Stevens, 91, of Salem, will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 3, at Sunset Memorial Park, 63060 Milington Frontage Road, Coos Bay.
He was born July 8, 1910, in Cook, Neb. He died Dec. 31, 2001, in Salem.
Keith was raised in Nebraska, where he farmed with his family, before moving to Oregon in 1938. He married Dorothy Copple on Nov. 10, 1941, in North Bend. They lived in Lakeside, Reedsport and Drain. He worked in sawmills in Lakeside and Gardiner, retiring from International Paper Company in 1969.
Keith and Dorothy enjoyed gardening, raising small farm animals and the companionship of a large circle of family and friends.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy; daughters, Norma Phillips of Waldport and Betty Phillips of Salem; sister, Iris Bradley of Florence; grandchildren, Steve Weeks of Shoreline, Wash., Vicki Rios, Bill Phillips and Diane Wilson, all of Salem, and Tim Phillips of El Paso, Texas; and seven great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his son, Lynn, in 1972; and four brothers and sisters.
Arrangements are under the direction of North Bend Chapel, 756-0440.
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Shared by Mary (Richards) Masterson
Jesse Alvin Stevens (1870 - 1955)
Elva Mae Beaver Stevens (1879 - 1959)
Dorothy Mae Copple Stevens (1923 - 2010)
Lynn Keith Stevens (1950 - 1972)*
Sunset Memorial Park
Created by: Denise Sproed
Record added: May 30, 2011
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