On November 19, 2011 Keith Yunker passed away at 66 years of age after a long battle with brain injury due to cancer. He will be greatly missed by his loving wife Shirley of 41 years and children Leanne (Brent) Stang and Warren (Rebecca); grandchildren Shawn, Adam, Eric and Grace. He leaves behind his brother Denis, sisters Ruth Pepin and Mary Alice Beckett. He is predeceased by his parents Adam and Mildred Yunker.
Keith was a devoted member of the Knights of Columbus and a dedicated volunteer for several charities including the Salvation Army, St. Vincent de Paul, Youville Home, Bissell Centre and Foyer Lacombe. For the last 12 years Keith bravely and quietly battled and conquered the many challenges of a brain jury. He will be remembered for his determination, tenacity and his love of life and family.