Keith Gillie, 53, Hallock, Minn., passed away Saturday, April 1, 2017.
He was born July 25, 1963 and was a lifelong resident of Hallock. Keith and Theresia (Jacobs) were married on Dec. 1, 1984. Keith truly loved the land and took great pride in farming. He was a member of Grace Lutheran Church, Hallock Eagles, MN Wheat Growers, MN Soybeans Growers and MN Farm Bureau.
Keith and Theresia’s love of travel brought them to many places together including their favorite destinations of the Cayman Islands and Disney World. While at home, Keith enjoyed sitting on the deck watching the sunset in addition to building a good bonfire. His greatest love was spending time with his family as well as with his dogs throughout the years. He also had fun hanging out with the Thompson Township neighbors.
Keith is survived by his loving wife, Theresia Gillie, son Bryce Gillie and many close family and friends. He was a loving, kind and gentle soul who will be greatly missed.
Memorial services were held Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 2 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church, Hallock. Visitation was held at the church Saturday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. with a prayer service at 7p.m. Rev. Frank Johnson, presiding; Renee Wahl, organist. Honorary casket bearers were Steve Blomquist, Brian Johnson, Keith Johnson, Jon Blomquist, Brian Anderson, Craig Severson and Richard Lambert.
Austin Funeral Chapel, Hallock, was in charge of the arrangements.