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“Nice friendly guy with always a smile and greeting to all! ”
1 of 4 | Posted by: Bob Dallenbach - Laurens, IA

“Sorry to hear of your loss. Our class is dwindling fast. He is now reunited with his many loved ones who preceded him,. My sympat hies to family. ”
2 of 4 | Posted by: Sara Downs - Des Moines, IA

“I am so sorry for your loss, Giles. ”
3 of 4 | Posted by: Mary E Beyerhelm Huey - IA

“Sorry to hear of Skeeters' passing. You have our condolences. ”
4 of 4 | Posted by: Roxanne Sones Wilken - Des Moines, IA

Keith "Skeeter" Norlin, 87, of Dayton, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, September 9, 2015, at Grandview Health Care Center in Dayton.

Keith's wishes were to be cremated. A Prayer Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, September 14, 2015, at Carson – Stapp Funeral Home in Dayton. Pastor Arhiana Shek will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. For online obituaries & condolences please visit:

Keith Elston Norlin was born on February 25, 1928, in Boxholm, Iowa, the son of Roy and Agatha (Fisher) Norlin. He attended Boxholm Schools.

On October 22, 1949, Keith was united in marriage to Beverly Stoneburner. To this union three sons were born: Edward, Gary and Giles.

Keith had worked at the Quaker Oats Elevator in Gillett Grove, Iowa, Twindraulics and Sterling Manufacturing in Laurens, Iowa, and in retirement worked for the City of Marathon.

Survivors include two sons, Gary Norlin of League City, Texas, and Giles (Diana) Norlin of Marathon, Iowa; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; sister, Eleanor "Red" (Harry) Higgins of San Francisco, California;
and many nieces and nephews.

Keith was preceded in death by his parents, one son, Edward Norlin, wife, Beverly Norlin on October 19, 2014, three sisters, and four brothers.