Richard R Keeports

Richard R Keeports

Male 1926 - 2004  (77 years)

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  • Name Richard R Keeports 
    Born 1 Dec 1926  Red Lion, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 22 Apr 1930  York Township, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 5 Apr 1940  Red Lion, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 26 Mar 2004 
    • Richard R. Keeports, 77, died at 3:20 p.m. Friday, March 26, 2004 at his residence. He was the husband of Shirley J. (May) Keeports, whom he married on Christmas Eve 1947. The couple had 56 wonderful years togeth er. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at St. Paul's United Methodist Church, 45 First Ave., Red Lion. His pastors, the Rev. Lawrence Forcht and the Rev. Dr. Glenn Dietrich, will officiate. Cremation will take place with the Olewiler & Heffner Funeral Home, Inc., 35 Gotham Place, Red Lion. Mr. Keeports was born December 1, 1926 in Red Lion, the son of the late Harry R. and Mabel (Gipe) Keeports. Richard was a 65-year member of St. Paul's U.M. Church, and was a graduate of Red Lion High School, class of 1945. He was a U.S. Army veteran; and retired from the former Flinchbaugh Manufacturing in Red Lion in 1989. Mr. Keeports was an avid golfer and was a former member of the Red Lion Country Club. He was also a member of the Red Lion Elks, American Legion Post 543 Red Lion, Windsor Fish & Game, Hawk Gunning Club and the O Gauge Train Club of Red Lion. He is also survived by two sons, Rick R. Keeports of Pipersville, Pa. and Rodney G. Keeports of Red Lion; and two nieces. A brother, Stanley Keeports, preceded him in death. Contributions may be made to VNA Hospice, 218 E. Market St., York, PA 17403; or RLA Historical Society, Heritage Preservation Fund, P.O. Box 94, Red Lion, PA 17356; or to the Cancer Patient Help Fund, c/o Development Office, York Health System, P.O. Box 15198, York, PA 17405-7198.
      Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Mar. 28, 2004
    Siblings 1 sibling 
    +1. Stanley Gipe Keeports,   b. 18 Jun 1924, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1995, Allen, Collin County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     
    Person ID I2514  schnetzka
    Last Modified 1 Apr 2019 

    Father Harry R Keeports,   b. 19 Feb 1904,   d. 11 Feb 1989  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Mabel A Gipe,   b. 26 Jul 1906, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1988, Red Lion, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Family ID F14  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Shirley J May,   b. 8 Nov 1928, East Prospect, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 2019, York Hospital, York, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1947 
    Last Modified 1 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F1601  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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