Keith D. Walker

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

Keith D. Walker, 70, of Woodhull, died Friday Nov. 25, 2011 as a result of an automobile accident North of Woodhull.  Funeral services are 11:00 a.m. Wednesday Nov. 30, 2011 at Peterson Wallin Knox Funeral Home in Woodhull.  Burial is in the Woodhull cemetery.  Visitation is one hour prior to services Wednesday, at the funeral home, where memorials may be left to the Henry County Humane Society.  Online condolences can be made at www.petersonwallinknox.com

He was born May 31, 1941 in Preemption, to Sidney and Ethel Peterson Walker.  He graduated from AlWood High School in 1959.  Keith served in the U.S. Army from 1963 to 1965 spending one year in France as a Radio Signal Operator.  He never married.

He farmed until 1986 and was employed as a truck driver for Wakefield Trucking in Kewanee and Die Hard Trucking in Galesburg.  He was currently employed as a Security Guard for Per Mar Industries.

Survivors include a sister Jewneel  (Don) Walker of Kewanee and several cousins.  His parents  and a brother Kenneth preceded him in death