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    Ronald A. InsKeep
    1952 ~ 2011

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    Ronald A. InsKeep was born April 14, 1952 and passed away Oct. 8, in Preston Idaho from a heart attack.

    He is survived by his mother, Dorothy Jackson (Idaho); sister, Diana (Kenny) Mylroie (Idaho); brothers, John (Peg) InsKeep (Oregon), Wayne (Nancy) InsKeep (Nevada), Donnie (Temmpe) Jackson (Montana); and many nieces and nephews.

    He was preceded in death by his brother, Jimmie InsKeep; grandmother, Hazel Hicks; and fathers, J.R. InsKeep and Jim Jackson.

    A memorial service will be held Saturday, Oct 15, at 11 a.m. at Old City Park in Moab. A pot luck dinner will be held afterwards, so bring your favorite food to share.

    In lieu of flowers, an account has been set up for donations at Zions Bank.

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