Keith W. Sears, 58, of Peoria, formerly of Washington, son of Richard L.M. and Jacqueline R. (Hand) Sears, passed away at his home at 12:08pm Friday, Oct. 4, 2019.
He was born Jan. 22, 1961 in Iowa City, IA. Keith graduated from Washington High School and recently enjoyed going to his 40th Class Reunion on Sept. 28, 2019.
Keith is survived by his mother, Jacqueline of Macomb; two sisters, Karen L. (Scott) Walker of Colchester, his younger sister, Gail D. Humiston of Debary, FL; and six nieces and nephews. He also had a long time companion; his cat, “Manny”; and his long time friend Dan, who he was living with when he passed. He was preceded in death by his father, Richard L.M. Sears.
Keith had an interest in gaming since he was a teenager and was the proud author of several games that he had produced himself.
A private family celebration of Keith’s life will be held. Deiters Funeral Home and Crematory in Washington is assisting the family.