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Shawn David Keep

Shawn David Keep

Shawn David Keep passed away at his home in Harlingen, Texas on July 19, 2018. He was 42 years old. Shawn was born on October 2, 1975 in Brainerd to Debbie and David Keep. he was raised in Backus, MN with his sister, Shannon and brother Derek. He was a graduate of Backus High School. Shawn was a jack-of-all trades who enjoyed helping others. He was deeply devoted to his family and sweetheart, Leslie. He loved composing music and sharing his gift for guitar. Cooking and fishing were favorite hobbies. Shawn was proceeded in death by his father David Keep, and his sister, Shannon. He is survived by his mother Debbie, and step-father Jeff Severson; brother Derek Tilbury; soulmate, Leslie Dawn Sauers and her children Ashton and Jazmin, her parents Robert and Cathy Parent; nieces McKayla and Brittany; nephew Joey, uncle and aunt Dennis and Rose Keep; and aunt, Vicki Keep. Shawn leaves many friends who will miss his companionship. Services are private. Blessed be his memory.