January 20, 1930 – May 23, 2018
Gates – Keith, 88,
died May 23 at his home in Gates. He was born in Gates and
lived there all of his life. Keith married Doris Samples on
August 18, 1953 in Stayton, she preceded him in death on
January 8, 2014. He drove log truck for over 50 years for
Henness Logging. Keith was a member of the Moose Lodge and the
Eagles Lodge. He enjoyed raising bees and chickens, reading,
dancing, making jewelry, prospecting, attending his grandkids
baseball games, flying (he had his pilots license) and
spending time with his family.
Keith is survived by
his step-son: Denis Teeters of Lyons; daughter: Terry (Mike)
Henness of Albany; son: Ronald (Pam) Henness of Aumsville;
brother: Clare Henness of Gates; seven grandchildren; eleven
great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren. He was
preceded in death by his brother, Earl.
A graveside service
will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at Fairview
Cemetery in Gates, followed by a Celebration of Life potluck
at Noon at the Mill City Eagle’s Lodge in Mill City. Serving
the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.