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 Keith Hopkins Clisby

Keith Hopkins Clisby

Birth
Seattle, King County, Washington, USA
Death 16 Jun 2007 (aged 81)
White City, Jackson County, Oregon, USA
Burial Eagle Point, Jackson County, Oregon, USA
Memorial ID 34270786 · View Source
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He was awarded THE PURPLE HEART.

Keith Hopkins Clisby, 81, of Shady Cove, and Goodyear, Ariz., died June 16, 2007. He was born in Seattle, Wash. Keith enlisted in the Merchant Marines at 17, serving his country in World War II. Drafted into the Korean Conflict, he served on the front lines in the Army, receiving the Purple Heart. He received an Associates Degree from Graceland University in Iowa and did further studies at the New Mexico Institute of Mining & Technology. After returning to Seattle he became a draftsman, working for Boeing and Lockheed Corporation. In 1972 he and his wife, Donna, bought the Central Point Cleaners and operated it for 20 years, selling it in 1992. After retirement, he enjoyed his hobbies of fishing and woodworking. He was a member of the Community of Christ Church, Central Point Rotary, the Eagles Club, Medford Elks Lodge #1168, and the Disabled American Veterans. Keith was the beloved husband of 49 years to Donna: beloved father to Linda (Jim) Hoff, Cathy (Jack) Aungst, Jennifer Woodward, and Heather (Ron) Rayner; beloved grandfather to Jeff Stansfield, Scott Aungst, Jaclyn Aungst Murphy, and Ross Rayner; and beloved great-grandfather to Nick and Natalie Stansfield.

Surviving him in addition to his family is his sister, Rosemary Swayne.


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  • Maintained by: Leslie MITCHELL Smith
  • Originally Created by: Helen Ann Hosier Chandler
  • Added: 27 Feb 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 34270786
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Keith Hopkins Clisby (23 May 1926–16 Jun 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 34270786, citing Eagle Point National Cemetery, Eagle Point, Jackson County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by Leslie MITCHELL Smith (contributor 46822450) .