Keith A. Tarbox, 65, of Lake Hallie, died unexpectedly at his home on Friday, December 24, 2021.
Keith was born to Ardell and Marilyn (Denning) Tarbox, in Elmhurst, IL, on November 23, 1956. After high school Keith served his country with the National Guard until his Honorable Discharge. He worked at the Chippewa Area Ambulance as an E.M.T. He then worked for the Hallie Police Dept. as a patrol officer and was a volunteer fire fighter for the Chippewa Fire Protection District and a founding member of the dive team. Keith was then a fire investigator for E.F.I. Global, Inc. He was currently serving on the Police Commission and the Lake Hallie Parks and Rec.
Keith coached softball, loved photography and was an avid Packer Fan. When anyone needed a hand, he was there to help in any way. Keith was a loving and caring dad, papa, and brother that will be missed by all who knew him.
Keith is survived by his daughters, Tiana Tarbox (Adam Liedl) and Keysha Tarbox; grandchildren, Jolea Tarbox and Armani Torres; siblings, Kimberly Starr, Kenneth (Julie) Tarbox, and Kevin Tarbox; along with many other nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Keith was preceded in death by his parents.
A visitation will be from 4-7 on Wednesday, January 5th, 2022, at Pederson-Volker Funeral Chapel, 44 E. Columbia St, Chippewa Falls.
The memorial service will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, January 6th, 2022, at Pederson-Volker Funeral Chapel, with a visitation one hour prior to the service. Rev. Aaron Sturgis will be officiating. Interment will be in Copp Cemetery, Town of Anson, with Military Honors conducted by the Chippewa Falls Patriotic Council.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the family that will be later donated.