Clyde Joseph Keys
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Clyde J. Keys, 91, of Gary, Indiana, passed away in his home on April 8, 2018. Mr. Keys was a World War II, Navy veteran and a loyal member of the AMVETS Organization. He was a mentor to many of Gary's youth. Mr. Keys was preceded in death by his wife, Lula W. Keys. He is survived by three daughters; Geraldine M. Kurtz, Betty K. Prichard, and Eloise W. Jackson; six grandchildren, Chantay P. Jones, Elana D. Stephenson, Carlton L. Jones, Wyonda D. Huntley, Clydea Prichard-Brown, and Clydellia Prichard-Allen and a host of great and great great grandchildren. Funeral services will be held by his beloved SS. Monica and Luke Catholic Church, 765 Rhode Island St., Gary on Monday, April 16, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. Friends and family visitation will be from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park.

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Published in Post-Tribune from Apr. 13 to Apr. 15, 2018.
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SS. Monica and Luke Catholic Church
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April 17, 2018
We pray that God will give you peace in your sorrow. Mr. Keys was a man of wisdom and a good neighbor. He will be missed.
The Bridges Family
April 16, 2018
Prayers to the Family Mr. Keys will me Misses. Post 6 Bartenders
April 16, 2018
Eloise and family, you have my deepest sympathy. Your dad always kept me posted on how you were doing in life. One thing about your father, he truly loved to hear our choir sing at Ss. Monica and Luke on Sunday. Be blessed.
Sherylin Freeland-McCrady
April 14, 2018
To Eloise and entire family, THANK YOU for sharing your dad with us at SS MONICA/LUKE. I am so glad I went to church when I was home several weeks ago and got the biggest hug from him. He was such a gentle soul. I know your mom is welcoming him with open arms. May they both RIP.
Portia Easley-Hoyle
April 13, 2018
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Faye Brown
April 13, 2018
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
April 13, 2018
Mr. Keys will always be considered a HERO for serving our country during a time when fighting for our freedom was essential. You fought in what was considered a devastating and tragic war with honor. Thank you Sir for your bravery, courage and sacrifice. You truly were part of the "Greatest Generation". May God hold you in his loving arms. Rest in Peace.
Laura Christy
April 13, 2018
We are so sorry to hear about the loss of your loved one, Clyde. We know that in the coming days some will be better than others. We hope the God of all comfort, comforts you and your family in this very tough time. 2 Cor 1:3
d k
April 13, 2018
To Clyde's family, sorry for your loss. Jeremiah 29:11 assures us that God is thinking thoughts of peace towards us, to give us a future and a hope, may that bring you comfort at this difficult time.
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