POLLOCKSVILLE - Steven Bradley Keech, 38, died Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013.
He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in New Bern and was an EMT for the Vanceboro Rescue Squad. He was a member of the National Guard Reserve and served his country in Desert Storm and Iraq on three different deployments.
Steven is survived by his wife, Stacey Keech; children, Madison, Ashlyn, Ethan and Abigail, all of the home; father, George Keech of Altamont, Tenn., and mother, Stephanie Tomlinson of Pollocksville; and sisters, April Lynn Estes of Arlington, Va., and Holly Nicole Keech of New Bern.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, at Cotten Funeral Home from 6 to 8 p.m.
His funeral will be held Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, at 10 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Interment will be at Coastal Carolina State Veterans Cemetery in Jacksonville.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Vanceboro Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 439, Vanceboro, NC 28586.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.cottenfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements are by Cotten Funeral Home & Crematory.