Keith Duane Lunde was born May 23, 1927, at Brandt, SD, to Knute and Linnie (Dahle) Lunde. The family moved to White Lake, SD in 1930. Keith graduated from White Lake High School in 1945. He worked with his Dad at the White Lake Creamery. He entered the Army National Guard and was called to active duty during the Korean War. He was stationed in Alaska and served until 1952. He was employed at Commercial Bank in Mitchell from 1953 until his retirement in 1989. During this time he met Doris Hannenan and they were married June 19, 1955 in Mitchell. After Keith retired, they enjoyed spending their winters in Arizona in their RV. Summers were spent at their home in Mitchell, attending RV rallies and camping with their friends. This was their first winter in Mitchell since his retirement. He was a member of the Resurrection Lutheran Church and had been a member of the American Legion.
Keith is survived by his wife, Doris, two children: Larry Lunde and wife, Jenny of Minneapolis, MN and Brian Lunde and wife, Sue of Salt Lake City, UT and two grandsons, Ty and Cole Lunde. He was preceded in death by his parents.