Keith D. Felt, 81

Published 7:01 am Sunday, May 15, 2016



Keith D. Felt, 81, of Austin, Minnesota died peacefully on Saturday, April 30, 2016, at Mayo Clinic Hospital Rochester-Saint Marys Campus, surrounded by his loving family.

He was born July 14, 1934, to Clifford and Marcella (Chapman) Felt in Austin where he grew up. He married Elizabeth Mewhorter on Dec. 31, 1955. A member of First United Methodist Church, Keith loved camping, fishing, especially Basswood trips, playing cards and attending stock car races. He enjoyed going to the fairs with his family and eating fair food. He also enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his special grandson, Arnold. Keith worked for Trowbridge Foods as an assistant manager for many years. He also worked at Hormel Foods and for the Austin school district.

Survivors include his son, Michael Felt of Terrell, Texas; daughter, Michelle Guttormson of Austin; six grandchildren, Angela, Daniel, Kasey, John and Jitauna, a step grandson, Alex; four great-grandchildren, Jon and Oliver, Maci and Sophia; brother, Ron Felt of Albert Lea; a sister Pat (Chuck) Nelson of Park Rapids; in-laws Beverly Mewhorter of Tucson, Arizona, Helen (LaVern) Moe of Rochester; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife Elizabeth in 2008, son-in-law Dennis Guttormson in 2009, sister-in-law Shirley, brother-in-law Marvin, his parents and grandparents.

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A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 21, 2016, at Worlein Funeral Home in Austin. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. Interment is at Grandview Cemetery, Austin. In lieu of flowers memorials preferred to the family. A luncheon will be served after the burial at the home of Michelle Guttormson 909 13th Ave. SW. Services prearranged and performed by Worlein Funeral Home of Austin.