Jerry W. Keck, October 1, 1944 to December 24, 2015, passed peacefully on Christmas Eve, at home, surrounded by love. Jerry touched the lives of all who crossed his path throughout his life. He is survived by his wife, his childhood sweetheart, Carol Keck; son, Ronnie Keck; daughter, Sherry Roe; grandsons, Brian (Becca) Roe and Anthony Roe; great grandchildren, Cora Roe and Joseph Roe; brother, James (Linda) Keck; sister, Edith Keck; multiple nieces and nephews.Preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Bertha Keck; brothers, Charles, Kenneth, and Ray Keck; sister Dora Roper; son-in-law Joseph Roe.

A gathering of family and friends will be Tuesday, December 29, 2015, at 5:00 p.m., in the Southern Oaks Funeral Home Chapel.

A small memorial service will follow at 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, in the funeral home chapel.

In lieu of flowers the family respectfully asks donations in Jerry’s name to Hospice of Lake Cumberland.

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.