Keith Wee, 81, of Huxley, passed away March 28, 2014 at Israel Family Hospice House in Ames. Funeral services were held Tuesday, April 1, also at Palestine. Burial was in the Palestine Lutheran Church Cemetery.
Keith Wee was born May 28, 1932, the son of Eli and Therese (Sheldahl) Wee in Ames, Iowa. Keith graduated from Huxley High School in 1950 and lived in the Huxley area his entire life. He worked for the Iowa Department of Transportation 42 years, retiring in 1992. On June 9, 1985 he married his long time friend, Arlene Storvick. Keith was a lifetime member of Palestine Lutheran Church where he sang in the Senior Choir, was Sunday School Superintendent and treasurer for many years. His special interests included farming, traveling, sports and bowling.
Survivors include his loving wife, Arlene, of Huxley; his brother, DeWayne (Theo) Wee, of Northfield, Minnesota; his sister, Juanita (Ron) Sockness, of Bayport, Minnesota; three nieces, one nephew and their families; plus many cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Eli in 1976 and Therese in 1985; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Memorials may be directed to Palestine Lutheran Church.
Adams Funeral Home in Ames is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences and photos may shared at www.soderstrumadams.com.