Keith Kirby, 84, passed away Oct. 14, 2011, at the Veteran’s Nursing Home in Rifle.
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. Online condolences can be left at www.riflefuneralhome.com.