Keith Kirby died Friday, Oct. 14, 2011, at the Veteran’s Nursing Home in Rifle. He was 84.
Keith was born July 27, 1927, in Yampa, to Leon Earl and Ethel (Walker) Kirby.
He served his country in the Merchant Marines during World War II.
Keith leaves behind his children, Don, Monty and Sandy Kirby, seven grandchildren, and 14 great-grandchildren.
Cremation has taken place and a private family service will be held at a later date.
Rifle Funeral Home is handling arrangements.