Keith Robert Lee, 69, lovingly known as “Uncle Keith” or “Keither”, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family, on July 3, 2022. Keith was born March 22, 1953, to James R. and Marilyn (Opheikens) Lee in Ogden Utah. He attended and graduated from Ben Lomond High School in 1971.
He married VaLoy Fowers, they later divorced.
Keith was employed at AV-Mat and Peterson Incorporated where he dealt with aircraft parts and operated various pieces of heavy equipment and made deliveries around the Wasatch Front.
Keith was a faithful member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints serving a mission in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He also served in many callings in the church throughout his life.
Keith enjoyed studying genealogy and his family heritage. He enjoyed spending time with his family any chance he could. He would often be found driving down the back roads of Utah to view the local agricultural operations. He had a penchant for Paint Horses, cattle, and general agriculture, which he would study often.
Keith is preceded in death by his parents, James R. and Marilyn Lee. He is survived by his sister, Janet Collatz, nephews, Stacey (Camille) Collatz and Tracey Collatz, great nephews, Bryce J. (Chelsie) Collatz, Corey Collatz, and Colton J. Collatz, many cousins, and friends.
The family would like to thank The Lodge of North Ogden and Bristol Hospice for their love and care they showed to Keith. We would like to thank his special friends Annette, Ashley, and Bella for their love and compassion shown to Keith and his family.
Graveside Services will be held Saturday July 16, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at Lindquist’s Memorial Gardens of the Wasatch, 1718 Combe Road, Ogden, Utah. Friends may visit with the family Friday, July 15, 2022 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Lindquist’s Layton Mortuary, 1867 N. Fairfield Road, Layton, Utah.
Interment, Lindquist’s Memorial Gardens of the Wasatch.