Memorial services were held for Robert R. "Bob" Keese, 86, of Marshalltown, Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, at the Green Mountain United Church of Christ with Reverend Dr. Kim Wilson officiating. Special music was provided by Madonna Wilson, instrumentalist, and family members, Jon Keese, Tim and Jo Ruff and Abby Smith as vocalists. Vernon Wietzell, Russ Balmer, Harold Urhammer, Dale Moler, Chuck Brierley, Dan Beane, Mark Groth, Matthew Vanden Top, Daniel Strohm, Paul Parks, Joe Meyer, Ryan Smith, Jeff Ketchum and Jim Mills were honorary pallbearers. Guests were present from Green Mountain United Church of Christ, Southridge Nursing and Rehab Center, and First United Methodist Church. Bob will be laid to rest in the Green Mountain Cemetery at a later date. The Mitchell Family Funeral Home was entrusted with caring for Bob and his family.