Clifford Keeley, 92

Clifford Keeley, 92, of Marshalltown, IA, passed away on Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at the Iowa Veterans Home in Marshalltown. Memorial Services will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, February 12, 2018, at the Iowa Veterans Home Chapel. Arrangements are entrusted to Anderson Funeral Homes in Marshalltown. Online condolences may be sent to

Clifford Keeley was born August 7, 1925, to William Henry and Betsy James Juanita (Cayton) Keeley in Lucy, TN. He attended High School until the age of 16 when he entered the U.S Navy and proudly served his country during World War II. Clifford had three children, Cliff, Jesse, and Debbie. He spent his career working as a mechanic for farming and auto vehicles. Clifford’s favorite passion was fishing.

Clifford Keeley is survived by his three children: Cliff Keeley, of Eastsound, WA, Jesse (Titanya Curtis) Keeley, of Chicago, IL, and Debbie, of Oregon; several grandchildren; a few great grandchildren; two brothers, William Lee Keeley, of Mississippi, Albert Dewey, of Memphis, TN; two sisters, Juanita Cornelius, of Gatewood, MS and Veda-Mae, of Forest, TN; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his siblings, Frederick Clyde Keeley, George William Edward Earl Keeley, Maudie Estella and a brother in infancy.