Keith Lee Penney

Keith Lee Penney

Nov 1, 1951 - Feb 25, 2009

A Celebration of Life Service for Keith L. Penney of Dubois will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 4, 2009 at the Headwaters Community Center in Dubois, with the Rev. Melinda Bobo of St. Thomas Episcopal Church officiating.

Mr. Penney died Wednesday, February 25, 2009 at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He was 57 years old.

Keith Lee Penney was born to Roger C. Penney and Doris R. (Slaussen) Penney on November 1, 1951 in Wisconsin Rapids, Wis. The family moved to Dubois and he attended schools there, being graduated with the Class of 1970.

He spent most of his life in Dubois, and began building with his father at the age of 16.

On June 15, 1972, he married Roxanne Hein in Riverton.

In the early 1970’s he started his own business, Penney Log Construction, later becoming known as Western Log Homes. Mr. and Mrs. Penney also ran Dry Creek Outfitting for eight years in the 1980’s and 1990’s.

The family said Mr. Penney loved hunting and fishing and was an avid outdoorsman. He enjoyed his family and taking his grandchildren fishing.

In addition to his wife Roxanne Penney of Dubois, Mr. Penney is survived by his father, Roger Penney of Dubois; sons Paul Penney of Dubois; daughters Sabrina Geist and her husband Lannie and Autumn Kirkwood and her husband Gene, all of Casper; six grandchildren, Jade and Myranda Penney, Shailah and Tristen Geist, Paige and Kane Kirkwood; brother Ron Penney of Dubois; sisters Nancy Brown of Crowheart and Debra Penney of Riverton.

He was preceded in death by his mother Doris Penney; brother Jerry Penney; and step-mother Elsie Penney.

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Services are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.