DeLoa Keenan, age 73 died on Wednesday 12, 2013 in St George, Utah due to health issues. She was born in Washington UT to Rulon “Boots” Barney Cox and Ida May Iv,erson. As an adult she lived in Centerville, and worked at the Salt Lake Post Office and JC Penney. After 35 years she returned home to St. George.
She is survived by Peri Chapman (Craig), Newman Lake, WA, Darren Glen Keenan (Loni), Edina, MN, Janice “Jana” Nate (Brad), Spanish Fork, UT, Robyn Chapman (Phil), Veyo, UT, Brent Rulon Keenan (Holly), St. George, UT, and Darcy Keenan, West Jordan, UT, 22 grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren. She is also survived by two brothers, Rulon Walter Cox (Jeanenne), St George, UT, Wendell Alton Cox (Pam), La Mesa, CA, sister in law Sue Cox, St. George, UT and stepmother Rita Cox, St George, UT.
She is preceded in death by: parents, husband Michael Herbert Keenan, brother, Mervyn Kay Cox and sister, Mary Beth Cox.
She touched many lives and will be missed.
Services were held Wednesday June 19, 2013 at Spilsbury Mortuary, St. George, UT. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Dixie Dialysis Center, 720 S. River Rd., Ste. D1100, St. George, UT 84790, Ph# 435-656-0857. For full obituary see www.splisburymortuary.com.