Walter R. Keeck Jr.

September 29, 1939 ~ April 9, 2021 (age 81)

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Mr. Walter R. Keeck Jr, 81, of East Penn Township, Pa., passed into eternal rest on Friday, April 9th, 2021 at Westminster Village, Allentown, Pa. He was the husband of Nancy A. (Ruck) Keeck. They were married for 54 years last November 12th, 2020. Born in Jersey City, NJ on Saturday, July 29, 1939, he was a son of the late Walter R. & Florence (Peters) Keeck Sr. Walter enlisted in the United States Army in 1961 attaining the rank of Sergeant. After special training, he was stationed at the pentagon and the U.S. mission to the United Nations until retiring in 1988. He was a very active member of Ben Salem United Church Of Christ in East Penn Township where he served as Elder, Deacon, and secretary on the cemetery board. He loved the beach, bowling, and spending time with his loving wife & family. Surviving in addition to his wife is a daughter, Ann, wife of Walter Fleck of East Penn Township, a granddaughter, Kara Fleck, and a brother in law, James Ruck of Florida, nieces & nephews. He was predeceased by a brother, Michael Keeck. Services will be held later by the request of the family. Memorial Contributions in his honor may be made to St. Luke’s University Health Network Cancer Division, 801 Ostrum St. Bethlehem, Pa. 18015. Online condolences can be offered at



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