Of Waupaca, age 57, passed away on Tuesday, August 3, 2021 at his home. He was born in Iola on February 24, 1964 to Gene and Jean (Wohlrabe) Much. Keith was a truck driver for most of his life but would also hold various mechanics jobs, where he expressed his passion for working on vehicles. Growing up Keith and his siblings operated a hobby shop known as Much’s Speed Shop, in Manawa, where they mostly worked on Mopars from the late 1960’s and early 1970’s. He was a fan of drag racing, demolition derbies and watching races at Golden Sands Race Track.
He will be sadly missed by his mother: Jean Much, children: Cody Much and Kelsey (Kevin) Contreras; step children: Michael (Mellissa) McClelland, Matthew (Danielle) McClelland; grandchildren: Braiden and Issac Contreras, Sydney, Hailey and Avery McClelland; siblings: Eugene (Julia) Much, Janna (Mike) Bartel, Shannon Much, Janelle (Steve) Behnke, Jeanette (Kevin Wege) Much, Sheldon (Michelle) Much, special friend: Cindi Dunnihoo; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his father, Gene and brother: Faron.
The Funeral Service will be on Friday, August 6, 2021 at 1 p.m. at the Maple Crest Funeral Home. The visitation will be on Friday at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until the time of the funeral.
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