1956 Keith 2017

Keith Drake

November 13, 1956 — November 11, 2017

Normal - Keith Douglas Drake, 60, of Normal, passed away at 10:15 p.m. on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at Sugar Creek Alzheimer's Care Center in Normal.

His Celebration of Life will be from 2-4:00 p.m. on Friday, November 17, 2017 at Kibler-Brady-Ruestman Memorial Home in Bloomington. Cremation rites have been accorded. Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

He was born on November 13, 1956 in Maquoketa, Iowa, a son to Melvin and Altabelle Nipp Drake. He married Janelle Dunne on September 16, 1978 in Andrew, Iowa.

Surviving is his wife, Janelle Drake of Normal; daughter, Kelly Drake of Seattle, WA; son, Ryan (Caitlin) Drake of Champaign; granddaughter, Mia Drake of Champaign; sister, Barbara (Ed) Behr; brother, Mark (Linda) Drake and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

Keith was preceded in death by his parents and an infant sister.

He was employed at Caterpillar for 31 years, retiring in 2010. He enjoyed fishing and was a member of the Bloomington-Normal Bass Club.

Keith was loved by his family and enjoyed by his friends, he will be greatly missed.

Celebration Of Life

NOV 17. 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (CST)

Kibler-Brady-Ruestman Memorial Home
1104 N. Main St.
Bloomington, IL 61701

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