Jan. 5, 1952 - Oct. 21, 2017

Walter "Scott" Keele of Springfield, Oregon passed away October 21, 2017, at the age of 65. He was born January 5, 1952 in Mt. Shasta, California, to James and Jeanie Keele. Scott grew up in Bend, Oregon, where he met his wife, Ann Trumbly while they were working together at Elk Lake Lodge. Ann and Scott married on December 11, 1970, and had two children, Brandon Keele and Lindsay Keele Wostmann.

After graduating from Bend Senior High School in 1970, Scott worked for Oregon Equipment Company and then Beaver Coaches. After moving to Springfield, Scott went to work for Marathon Coach where he worked for 20 years until his retirement in 2014.

Scott was an enthusiastic Ducks fan and counted attending Ducks football games among his favorite activities, along with spending time with his two grandsons, Dominic and Vance.

In addition to his children and grandchildren, Scott is survived by his mother, Jeanie Keele; brother, Les Keele; sisters: Susan Mcintosh Toepfer and Shelbie Deuser.