Darrell W. Keim 1969 - 2012 Lawrence
Funeral services for Darrell W. Keim, 61, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, with Pastor Steve Koberlein officiating. Burial will follow in Eudora City Cemetery.
Mr. Keim died Monday, May 7, 2012, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
He was born Mar. 7, 1951, in Sabetha, the son of Gerald S. and Hazel Price Keim. He graduated from Topeka West High School in 1969, and later served in the National Guard for four years.
Mr. Keim was employed in automobile sales in Lawrence, previously working for Jim Clark Motors, and most recently with Briggs Automotive. He was active in dirt track car racing.
He married Janet Gail Kleier, and together they enjoyed 21 years of marriage. She survives of the home.
Other survivors include two sons, Ryan Keim and partner Ashley, Eudora, and Jason Keim and wife Kristina, Lawrence; a sister, Bonnie Nies and husband Dave, Pennsylvania; and five grandchildren, Madison, Andrew, and Noah Keim, Ely Robertson, and Tyler Frost.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Friends may call from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, and from 8 a.m. until service time Monday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, where the family will receive them from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sunday
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to the American Heart Association, in care of the funeral home, 601 Indiana St., Lawrence, KS, 66044
Online condolences may be sent at www.rumsey-yost.com