Calvin “Wayne” Keirsey was born November 30, 1926 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin at St. Mary’s Hospital. He passed away into eternal life on January 31, 2016 at the Alexander Cohen Hospice House in Hughson, CA.
Wayne Leirsey leaves behind his wife of 66 years, Carol Lee Keirsey, daughter Kathleen Keirsey Fauver and husband Jerry and son James Keirsey and wife Mary. Grandchildren Michael Fauver and wife Rachel, Jennifer Loggins and husband Mathew, Helen Drake and husband Carl, Karen Gomez and husband Alex. Great-grandchildren Conner, Madeline, Mayezie, Olivia, Makenzie, Austin, Wyatt, Victoria, Issac, Noah, Daria, and Ali.
Preceding him in death were his parents Earl Franklin Keirsey and Hazel Bertram Cox Keirsey, brother Ernest Earl Keirsey and baby daughter Debra Lee Keirsey.
Mr. Keirsey spent a lot of years of his youth in Tennessee. He left Wisconsin with his wife and children and resided for several years in Fremont. He worked in the corrugated box industry for most of his life. He joined his close friend Paul Crawford in a company called BAR Packaging. He retired to Scottsdale, Arizona and then returned to California and lived in Manteca in the last years of his life.
Mr. Keirsey was an avid family man and loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. His wife was the love of his life.
Funeral services will be held in Manteca, February 11, 2016 at the Parkview Cemetery and Funeral Home on 3661 French Camp Rd., Manteca, California at 10:00 am. In lieu of flowers, donations in Mr. Keirsey’s name may be made to the Alexander Cohen Hospice House, 2001 Euclid Ave., Hughson, CA 95326.
Manteca (Calif.) Bulletin
Wednesday, February 3, 2016