Graveside services for Keith McKern Leedy, 62,
Caldwell, who died Sunday, Jan. 26, at the
Caldwelr hospital of natural causes, will be held at 2 p.m.
Wednesday, at the Hillcrest Memorial
Gardens, Caldwell. Father
John Koelsch of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Caldwell, will
officiate under the direction of the Dakan Funeral Chapel,
Mr. Leedy was born July 19, 1923, at Canyon City, Ore.,
to Harry S. and Veda L. McKern Leedy.
As a small child, he
moved with his family to Payette and later to Caldwell, where be attended school and graduated from Caldwell High School in 1941.
attended the College of Idaho
before serving in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.
He was honorably
discharged in 1945 as a platoon sergeant.
He owned and
operated the Leedy's Cafe in Payette and Caldwell for many
He is survived by his mother, Veda Leedy of Caldwell;
two daughters, Karen Swope of Boise
and Nachele Farden of Caldwell;
a son, Keith A. Leedy of
Seffner, Fla.; and eight grandchildren, Leslie and
Karl Adler, Leah, Kort, Kelley and Alana Leedy and Greg,
Jeff and Jolene Farden.
He was preceded in death by his father, Harry.