Jo Ellen Keith
September 01, 1945 - September 08, 2017
Long Beach, CA
Jo Ellen Keith, was born on September 1, 1945 and passed away on September 8, 2017 from complications from Stage IV Melanoma Cancer at the John Muir Health Center in Walnut Creek. Jo was a California girl, who was born in the World War II boom town of Long Beach. Her dad, Thomas worked as an expert welder at the California Shipbuilding Corporation during the 1940’s, and welding played a crucial role in winning World War II. After the war ended, the Keith family eventually moved to La Habra, and her dad worked at Standard Oil for 25 years as a welder, and supervisor, while her mom, Doris June was a creative homemaker, who participated in many outside activities.
Jo Ellen graduated from La Habra High . . .