Robert L. “Bob” Keys, 82, of Coralville, died Wednesday, June 15, 2011, in his home due to complications from cancer.
Visitation and services were held June 18 at Lensing’s Oak Hill in Coralville. Burial followed in Memory Gardens in Iowa City. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations are requested to the Friends of the Animal Center Foundation in support of the Iowa City Animal Care and Adoption Center.
A lifelong Hawkeye, Bob started his career at the University of Iowa at age 14 as a gardener, and retired as an Environmental Services Manager at 62.
Bob is survived by his wife, Bernice, and his two daughters, Cathy Keys-Andrys (Paul) of Swisher, and Janice Keys-Pearl (Jim) of Coralville; grandchildren Melea Dau (Brian), Tony Andrys, Noah Andrys, Samuel Andrys and Mayra Andrys; step grandchildren Sean Pearl (Meredith) and Scott Pearl (Alicia).
Online condolences and memories may be shared at www.lensingfuneral.com .