Obituary: David F. Keddy March 21,1933 – Nov. 11, 2019

DAVID F. KEDDY March 21,1933 – Nov. 11, 2019

Dave passed away peacefully at his home in Vernal UT surrounded by family.

He was born in Denver CO to Mary Ann and Albert F. Keddy formerly of Los Alamos. A LAHS graduate in 1953, he married Rita McConkie in 1957 of Vernal, Utah. Dave and Rita had 62 years together. They have 12 children, 23 Grandchildren and 17 Great grandchildren.

He graduated from Utah State University in Forestry. He was District Ranger in Jemez Springs, Reserve and Mayhill, NM before completing his 32-year career in Utah.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brother Edward Keddy and sister Mary Bradbury.

He is survived by his wife and all 12 children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. His daughter Liz Rock and spouse Tom, grandson Lucas, wife Erica, great-granddaughter Wynter Rock and grandson Chad Meinrod live in Los Alamos.

Interment was November 16, 2019 Dry Fork Cemetery, Vernal, Utah.