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Keith Slemp

d. August 19, 2022


Jack Keith Slemp Jr. also known as “Dude” passed away on Friday, August 19, 2022, at Stormont Vail Hospital, in Topeka, Kansas. The son of Jack Keith and JoAnn Lorraine (Tilford) Slemp, he was born on March 17, 1956, in Hugoton, Kansas.

He was a graduate of Moscow High School. Keith enjoyed all things quiet and working by himself. He worked as a mechanic for many years on various things brought into his shop. Keith enjoyed all things gardening, being outside, and working with his hands.

Keith’s special dog named “Bubba” was his pride and joy. They spent many years together doing various adventures together.

Survivors include his mother, JoAnn L. Ratledge, Hugoton, KS.; two brothers, Roy Slemp, Anchorage, AK., and Kevin Slemp and wife Misty, Moscow, KS.; nieces and nephews, Heather Fuentes and husband Eloyed, Ballinger, TX., Amanda Byers and husband Matt, Durango, CO., Brandon Slemp, Jacksonville, FL., Nicole Crites and husband Rusty, Baldwin City, KS., Ashley Phillips and husband Dustin, Grain Valley, MO., Zac Slemp, Holcomb, KS.; and many other relatives and friends.

He was preceded by his father, Jack Keith Slemp Sr.; maternal grandparents, Floyde and Corrine Tilford; paternal grandparents, Faye and Orville Slemp.

A memorial has been established for Jack K. Slemp Jr. Memorial Fund, please make checks payable to Robson Funeral Home. Memorials may be mailed to Robson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 236, Hugoton, Kansas 67951.

Visitation will be held Monday, August 22, 2022, from 2 P.M. to 6 P.M. at Robson Funeral Home, 314 S. Van Buren, Hugoton.

Funeral service will be held Tuesday, August 23, 2022, at 2 P.M. at United Methodist Church, in Moscow with Pastor Patty Lahey presiding. Burial to follow at Moscow Cemetery.

Robson Funeral Home, Hugoton is overseeing the arrangements.

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Monday, August 22, 2022

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Tuesday, August 23, 2022

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Burial to follow at Moscow Cemetery, Moscow.

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