Keith W. Sloop, age 79 of Sidney, IA; formerly of Hamburg passed away
on Tuesday; April 29, 2014
at the Ambassador in Sidney, IA

Keith W. Sloop, age 79 of Sidney, IA; formerly of Hamburg passed away
on Tuesday; April 29, 2014
at the Ambassador in Sidney, IA

Keith Wilton Sloop was born on December 4, 1934 at the family home in
Hamburg, IA; the son of Paul Louis
and Lucina Evelyn (McNutt) Sloop.

Keith worked at the former Interstate Nursery in Hamburg, IA and also
at a Nursery in Shenandoah,  IA.
He also worked as a farmhand for various farmers in the area.  The
last job that Keith held was at Nishna
Productions until his health began to fail.

He was one who loved the outdoors and especially loved hunting and
fishing.  As a  young man, he once
caught a 52 lb. catfish!  He was an avid gardener and also enjoyed
hunting mushrooms.  Keith was a giving person and would do anything to
help those who needed a little assistance.

He is survived by his two brothers:  Robert Sloop of Hamburg, IA and
Larry Sloop of Hamburg, IA; numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and
great nephews, other family and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his father Paul on March 10, 1981, his
mother Lucina on March 1, 1989 and his
brothers John Paul Sloop and Roland Dean “Buddy” Sloop.

Graveside Funeral Services will be held Friday (May 2) at 2:00 p.m. at
Mt. Olive Cemetery southeast of Hamburg, IA with Rev. Blaine Pritchett
officiating.  Burial will follow the services.

The family will greet friends from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Thursday
(May 1) at the Rash-Gude Funeral Home
in Hamburg, IA.

Memorials may be given to the family in his memory.

Remembrances may be left at www.gudefuneralhomes.com.

Rash-Gude Funeral Home, Hamburg, IA in charge of  funeral arrangements.