|Birth: ||Apr. 26, 1925|
|Death: ||Mar. 24, 2008|
Salt Lake County
Keith L. Timms "Skeeter" Born April 26, 1925 in Centerville, Utah to Thomas and Armenta Timms. He has rejoined his loving wife, Marjorie B. Timms for eternity on this day, March 24, 2008 at the age of 82 at his home in Kearns, Utah.
Keith married Marjorie B. Sanford on October 11, 1948. He served in the Armed Forces during World War II in the European Theater with the 70th Infantry Division Trail Blazers. He worked and retired from the Operating Engineers after 30 years of service. He liked camping, boating, hunting, and bowling. He enjoyed spending time with his family. He liked playing cards with his wife and kids. Keith would talk for hours about his tour in the war. He served with the VFW for many years. He was also a DAV Honor Guard and a State Honor Guard. He was very proud of his accomplishments with these services. He has traveled all over the world and loved to see so many different places. Dad was always willing to lend a hand or an ear to anyone at anytime. He was also a member of the LDS Church.
Keith is survived by daughter, Sharron (Curt) Evans; son, Thomas (Eloise) Timms; daughter-in-law, Pat Timms; sister, Ruth Edmonds; grandkids, Roger (Heather) Davidson, Margie (Bill) Fitzgerald, Joe (Christina) Davidson, Larry (Stephanie) Davidson, Crystal (Dallas) Lee, Ken Timms, Keith (Heather) Timms, Alicia Timms, Misty (Jeremy) Stratton, Amber (Mike) Seely, Shane Timms and 38 great-grandkids and expecting his first two great-great-grandkids. He is preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Armenta Timms; wife, Marjorie; son, Kenneth "Skip" Timms; three brothers, Leslie, Burt, Stan and sister, Janice Gunn.
Funeral Services will be held on Sat., March 29th 2008 at 2 p.m. at Redwood Memorial Estates Mortuary, 6500 S. Redwood Rd. There will be an open forum at the Services. A Viewing will be held Fri. evening from 6-8 p.m. at the Mortuary and one hour prior to Services on Sat. The VFW will be honoring Keith at the Graveside Services.
Interment: Redwood Memorial Estates Cemetery.
Published in the Deseret News from 3/27/2008 - 3/28/2008.
Marjorie Bernice Sanford Timms (1923 - 1991)*
Redwood Memorial Cemetery
Salt Lake County
Created by: Ryan D. Curtis
Record added: Mar 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25557982