Keith Andrus Hill, aged 88 died at the Ascension Saint Agnes Hospital on September 21st, 2021. He was born on March 15th, 1933 in Payson, Utah, to Wilmer and Edna Hill. He attended Snow College, then graduated from BYU with a degree in Electrical Engineering. He then worked as an aerospace engineer for Bendix Field Engineering managing the NASA Bermuda tracking station during the Apollo Space Program. He moved the family to Maryland in 1974 to continue supporting NASA missions at Goddard Space Flight Center and retired in 1995. He enjoyed a long and vigorous retirement, spending his time doing Volksmarches, traveling internationally, writing and pursuing his passion, competitive ballroom dancing.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Nancy (Allred), his second wife, Joyce (Bargh) and his son Sam. He is survived by his companion and best friend Colonel Nancy Fiederer, his children Richard, Suzanne, Jeffrey, Keith Jr. and Karl, six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
His memorial will be private.
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