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Keith Brendenkamp – Metz Mortuary

    Keith D. Brendenkamp
    Keith D. Bredenkamp, 89, of McCool Jct., passed away Saturday, May 21, 2016 in York.

    He was born Dec. 7, 1926 in rural McCool Jct. to Henry and Irene (Norquest) Bredenkamp. On Aug. 15, 1948 he married Jeanette Bassler and to them three children were born, Sherry, Scott and Ann.

    Keith was a long time farmer in the McCool Jct. area, and was a past member of the Jaycees and a former member of the Farmer’s Union Co-op Board. He enjoyed fishing, coyote hunting, camping, and attending his grandchildren’s events. Keith was a lifetime member of the 1st Evangelical Lutheran Church in McCool Jct.

    He is survived by his daughters, Sherry (Jack) Bellis of McCool Jct. and Ann (Brian) Sipma of Corydon, Iowa; grandchildren, Drew Bellis of McCool Jct., Heather (Dave) Stahr of rural Waco, Todd (Christine) Bellis of Aurora, Tony Sipma of Des Moines, Iowa and Tim (Tracy) Sipma of rural Mitchellville, Iowa. He is also survived by his great-grandchildren, Cole, Ian, Garrett, Dane, Mallory, Xander, Kalin and Zoe and his sister Barbara Bredenkamp of Denver.  

    Keith is preceded in death by his parents; wife and son, Scott.   

    Funeral Services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at the First Evangelical Lutheran Church in McCool Jct. with the Reverend James Sells officiating. Burial will take place in York’s Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 1 – 9 p.m. on Monday May 23 at the mortuary. Memorials are suggested to the First Evangelical Lutheran Church in McCool.  ​

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