Keith William White, age 56, passed away peacefully at home in Sparwood, BC amongst family and friends on August 1, 2012. Keith is survived by his loving wife Sue, parents Harvey & Erlene, brother Douglas and his wife Teresa, daughters Danielle and Sheena, 4 grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Keith was born in Calgary, AB on April 20, 1956. In 1974 he graduated from KSS High School in Kelowna, and in 1978, moved to Sparwood and began working for Kaiser Resources. He married in Sparwood and had two beautiful daughters, Danielle and Sheena. Keith later re-married to Susan, enjoying 20 years of life fulfillment together.
Through Keith’s extensive work career he mastered many skills and made achievements in fields that most of us could only imagine doing. To list just a few; Certified Heavy Duty Mechanic, Paramedic, Fireman, Hobby Craft Carpenter and also Business Entrepreneur.
Keith, although self-taught, became an expert Electronics and Device and Component Specialist. He lent his expertise to many friends and family throughout his life. There are many of us today whose lives are simpler and less frustrating due to Keith’s “want” to help and assist others.
Keith enjoyed watching and participating in most all sports. He was an avid golfer, dart enthusiast and master of most board and card games. Keith was also an avid baseball player and a huge Blue Jay’s fan throughout his life. As a Calgary Stampeder, Montreal Canadiens fan he witnessed revered championship titles over the years by both his favorite teams.
A Celebration of Keith’s Life will be held at the Sparwood Senior’s Drop In Center on Saturday, August 18th at 3:00 PM.
Messages of condolence may be made to the family at www.cherishedmemoriesfs.com. Arrangements entrusted to Cherished Memories Funeral Services Ltd.