ROCK-INGEBRAND FUNERAL HOME – BRAHAM
Keith McChesney, of Elk River, passed away on Monday, July 13, 2015 at his home. He was 53 years.
PRIVATE FAMILY INTERMENT will be in the Maple Ridge Free Cemetery in rural Braham.
Keith A. McChesney, age 53, of Elk River, MN; passed away Monday July 13, 2015 at his home after battling pancreatic cancer over the last several months.
Keith was born December 23, 1961 in Mpls MN, the youngest of 5 children to Jim and Delores McChesney. A graduate of Anoka Sr. High in 1980. Keith was a metal worker most of his life and loved to play his guitar, have jam sessions with his friends and listen to music. Keith had a contagious Cheshire grin and sparkly blue eyes which made you wonder if he was up to something. Keith will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
Survived by siblings, Debbie (Chuck) Lawrence of Tucson AZ; Mark McChesney of Elk River MN; Sandy (Craig) Sundermeyer of Stanchfield MN; and Kevin (Tuyet) McChesney of Big Lake, MN. M; niece Michaela (Ryan) Mead; nephews, Jesse McChesney, Alex Welcome & Tai Dang; nieces, Pam Ostrowski, Sherry Robideau and Charlotte Lawrence; longtime girlfriend and best friend Dawn Walgrave of Crystal, MN; many other relatives and friends.
A Private graveside service and burial was held at Maple Ridge Evangelical Free Church Cemetery Stanchfield, MN.
Special word of thanks and appreciation to Keith’s brother Mark for everything he has done for Keith over the last several years and being there for Keith during his illness with cancer. Also a special thank you to Dawn Walgrave for being there to support Keith and the family during this difficult time that Keith was going through. Her kindness and love for him will never be forgotten