George R. KeepingGeorge R. Keeping, 68, of Hawley, MN, died Saturday, March 30, 2013, at the V.A. Medical Center in Fargo, ND.
George was born September 22, 1944 in Detroit Lakes, MN, to George L. and Alice (Carter) Keeping. He moved with his family when he was in 5th grade to a farm near Hawley, MN, graduating from Hawley High School in 1962. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam era where he was stationed at a NATO Base in Italy. Following his discharge he worked for Northwestern Bell and later for Hawley Masonry. George was married to Deborah Kasin.