Velma Lucille McKeen

Velma Lucille McKeen

Velma Lucille McKeen, 89 passed away, Thursday, March 20, 2014 at her home with her loving family by her side.

Velma was born August 4, 1924 in Ponca City, Okla. a daughter of Hazel Beatrice Sleeth and Oscar Wolf. She married Dan O. McKeen November 1, 1941 in Tempe, Ariz. Dan passed away January 1, 2000. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and was a Primary teacher for many years also serving in the Relief Society Presidency.

Surviving is her son, Daniel Owen McKeen, Jr. of Grants Pass, Ore.; four grandchildren, Kevin Valentine of Silverton, Ore., Jimmy Valentine of Prineville, Ore., Michael Valentine of Calif., and Lori Holmes of Firestone, Colo.; five great-grandchildren; many adopted children and grandchildren; and a brother, Chet Wolf of Susanville, Calif. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dan, and daughter, Bonnie Valentine.

A viewing be held at 9:00 a.m. Friday, March 28, 2014 with services following at 10:00 a.m. at the Hillcrest Mortuary Chapel, 2201 Phoenix Rd, Medford, Ore. Interment will be in the Hillcrest Memorial Park, Medford, Ore.

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