​Lee D. Keefer



Lee D. Keefer, 80, of Pawleys Island, SC passed away Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at his residence. He was born December 22, 1937 in Cleveland, OH, son of the late Tink Keefer and Selma Hinola Keefer.

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a sister, Kay Russell and a nephew, John Russell.

Survivors include his loving wife Pricilla Keefer of Pawleys Island, SC; Jennifer Adkins, step-daughter of Charlotte, NC; John Howells, step-son of Georgetown, TX and his niece, Peggy Kalberer of Lakewood, OH.

Lee attended Purdue University where he received his degree in mechanical engeneering. He worked for the Navy as head of the Fleet Engeneering Division, which designed torpedoes for the Navy.

He enjoyed riding horses, collecting guns and golfing. He was a member of the NRA and Pawleys Plantation Golf Club where he recently made a hole-in-one on hole #13. He attended and was a member of Pawleys Island Presbyterian Church.

A memorial gathering will be held from 1:00-5:00pm Friday, November 23, 2018 at the family’s residence.

The family requests that memorial contributions be made in Lee’s name to the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, 6100 Rockside Woods Blvd N. #445, Independence, OH 44131.

Condolences may be made at www.burroughsfh.com

Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Murrells Inlet (843.651.1440) is in charge of arrangements.