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“Rodney, Remember our good times with your folks, Vivian & Keith, playing cards, holidays together with the Rodgers & the others. You take care....Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Sheryl Loudon - Mountain Home, AR

“Keith and my Dad, Jr Iles, worked together at the Ogden shed. Dad really liked Keith and thought a lot of him. When he retired, Keith took over as...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Linda Molle - Boone, IA

“Hi-My name is Janet (Friemel) Santi-My brother is Gary Friemel-I just read his posting of Keith and Yes there were a lot of Memory's with all the...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: JANET (FRIEMEL) SANTI - IA

“Vivian and my dad were first cousins - Dads mom, Grandma Friemel and Johnny were brother/sister. Have known Keith my whole life, grew up watching...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Gary Friemel - 2007 broadway st, IA

“Rodney, sorry for your loss. ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: Ken & Barbara Colvin & Phyllis Donaldson - IA

“Keith taught us to square dance and we are Still Dancing! He was a good friend and we enjoyed many good times with he & Vivian playing cards, going...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Dorothy & Dave Dyer Hansen - IA

“Rest in Peace Uncle Keith you will greatly missed. You will never be forgotten. ”
7 of 7 | Posted by: Maarian Mash - Minburn, IA


Keith W. Hunt, 81, of Ogden, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, January 27, 2016, at the Perry Lutheran Home.

Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m., Saturday, January 30, 2016, at Carson – Stapp Funeral Home in Ogden. Pastor Wade Brandt will officiate. Burial will be at Peoples Cemetery, rural Bouton, Iowa. Visitation will be Friday, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., at Carson – Stapp Funeral Home. For online obituaries and condolences please visit: www.carsonstappfuneralhome.com

Keith Ward Hunt was born on July 16, 1934, in Jamaica, Iowa, the son of Earl and Cecelia (Sheehy) Hunt. He attended Washington Township country school in Dallas County and St. Patrick's in Perry, Iowa.

On March 22, 1953, Keith was united in marriage to Vivian Lorenzen at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Des Moines.

Keith was drafted into the United States Army in December of 1956, and served his country during the Korean War. He was honorably discharged in September of 1958.

Keith and Vivian lived and farmed in the Bouton area until 1960, when they moved to Boone. He worked at Boone County Implement and owned & operated K & V Tractor Repair in Ogden. He later worked for Boone County in the Ogden shed as a mechanic and later as foreman until retiring in 1998.

Keith was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Ogden. Keith and Vivian enjoyed square dancing and giving lessons for many years.

Survivors include his son, Rodney (Natalie) Hunt of Cedar Falls, Iowa; four grandchildren, Levi, Abigail, Benjamin Hunt, and Caleb Hunt; three sisters, Helen Seibert of Adel, Iowa, Florence Salisbury of Cortland, Illinois, and Jolene Welder of Herndon, Iowa; many nieces and nephews; and special friend, Mary Kolbeck of Boone, Iowa.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Vivian Hunt on November 9, 2001, one brother, Edward Hunt, and three sisters, Dorothy Clifton, Anora Jean Brinton, and Trecile Miner.

Memorials may be left to the discretion of the family.