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Keitha M. Shurtz, 70, of East Peoria, passed away Sunday, January 21, 2018 at her home in East Peoria.

She was born August 1, 1947 in Cedar Rapids, IA to Keith and L. Ruth (Good) Jones. They preceded her in death.

Surviving are her husband Gene Shurtz of East Peoria, two sons, Scott (Rhea) Shurtz of Cedar Rapids, IA and Jeff (Emily) Shurtz of Corydon, IN, her mother Joan Jones, two brothers Glen Jones of Elgonquin, IL and Kevin (Diana) Jones of Manchester, IA, two granddaughters Kris Alig and Trisha Relacion and two great-grandsons Logan and Blake Alig.

Keitha worked as an Office Manager for Altorfer/Caterpillar for many years before retiring.

A funeral service will be Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 1:00 pm with visitation one hour prior to the service at Davison-Fulton-Woolsey-Wilton Funeral Home in Peoria. Burial will be at Cedar Memorial Park in Cedar Rapids, IA on Monday, January 29, 2018 at 1:00 pm.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Shriner's Hospital for Children. Words of comfort can be shared with the family at www.woolsey-wilton.com.