Keith K. McGrath, 88, of Fond du Lac, went to be with his Lord on Thursday, July 31, 2014, at St. Agnes Hospital.
He was born on December 10, 1925, in Waupun, a son of Orrin D. “Mac” and Blanche I. Smith McGrath. Keith was also known as “Mac” to many people, and Uncle Kyle to relatives. He lived in Brandon a few years before moving to Fond du Lac. He graduated in 1943 from Fond du Lac Senior High School.
Keith served with the United States Navy in the South Pacific during World War II. He was a member of the Trier-Puddy Post 75.
On July 20, 1960, he married Helen T. Tippett, who preceded him in death on October 18, 1995. On December 4, 2003, he married Diana L. Dodds.
He was a custodian for the Fond du Lac School District for over 20 years, retiring in 1990.
He is survived by his wife, Diana; three children: Robert of Ripon, Judy (Merle) of Fond du Lac, and Thomas of Ripon; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two wives: Genevieve and Helen; and two sisters: Elaine (Eric) and Shirley (Wynn).
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 14, 2014, at Mach Funeral Chapel & Crematory, 31 East Division Street, Fond du Lac.
The family will greet relatives and friends on Thursday at Mach Funeral Chapel & Crematory from 1:00 p.m. until the time of service.
Burial will be in Rienzi Cemetery.