Keith Henry Woodland, 79, died peacefully at his home on Monday, March 22, 1999.
Born July 30, 1919 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Henry Alisha and Mary Rosetta Brunker Woodland. Married Norma Louise Harris August 3, 1939. The marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.He graduated from West High School and was an aircraft mechanic at Hill Field, Utah. His employment was interrupted by service in the U.S. Navy where he became disabled during World War II. Upon his return from the service, he was employed by the US Postal Service as a postal and window clerk until his retirement in 1972.
He was a master gardener, enjoying sharing the fruits of his labor with family and friends. As a skilled handyman he built the home he and Norma lived in throughout their married life. He enjoyed camping and fishing and was a member of the National Campers and Hikers Association for several years. He was an active member of the LDS Church where he served in many positions. Keith will be remembered as a loving husband, father and grandfather.
He is survived by his wife Norma and three children: Marilyn (Ronald) Hardy, South Jordan, Utah; Wesley (Mary) Woodland, Murray, Utah and Mark (Cheryl) Woodland, Phoenix, Arizona. 16 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and seven sisters.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 27, 1999 at 12 noon in the Rose Park Center Ward, 874 North Star Crest Drive (1840 West). Friends may call at Larkin Mortuary, 260 East South Temple Friday 6 to 8 p.m. and Saturday at the Ward one hour prior to the services. Interment in the Salt Lake City Cemetery.
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