Robert H. Keepes, 79 of Grayville, IL passed away Friday, July 15, 2011 at Meadowood Nursing Home in Grayville.
Robert was born January 12, 1933 in Belmont, IL. His parents were Herman and Hazel (Keffey) Keepes.
He married Yvonna Knapp April 23, 1959 at the St. Sabastian Church, they later divorced.
He worked for Snap-On Tools for 39 years. He was also a member of the Illinois National Guard and KFC at Mt. Carmel, IL.
He is survived by 1 daughter; Tina Marie (Charles) Kersh of Soso, Mississippi, 2 sons; Robert A. Keepes of Bone Gap, IL, Kenneth J. (Lisa) Keepes of Culber, OR, 1 sister; Genevia Ankenbrand of Belmont, IL, 1 brother; Anthony Keepes of Rolla, MO, 5 Grandchildren and 3 Great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and 1 brother.
There will be no formal services. A private graveside will be at a later date.
Ingram Funeral Home of Allendale, IL in charge of all arrangements.