The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

February 18, 2013

Keith E. ‘Dewey’ Albright

Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Sept. 3, 1957 - Feb. 16, 2013

Keith E. “Dewey” Albright, age 55, of Clinton, passed away Saturday, February 16, 2013, at this home.

A gathering of family and friends will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Pape Funeral Home. Please dress casual. Honorary pallbearer will be Roger Cox. In following Dewey’s wishes, cremation rites have been accorded.  

Dewey was born in Clinton on September 3, 1957, the son of Harry and Joyce (Ostert) Albright. He graduated from Camanche High School in 1975. He was baptized and confirmed at First United Methodist Church, Camanche. He married Gloria Wiebers on September 26, 2009, in Clinton. Dewey had been employed with Caterpillar, International Paper, Danisco and most recently with A.D.M. He was a member of the Eagle’s Club. Dewey was an avid sports fan, following the Miami Dolphins and Los Angeles Dodgers. He enjoyed hunting, bonfires, and back yard pool parties.

Dewey is survived by his wife, Gloria; two stepdaughters, Barb Burken (Kris Mitchell) of Fulton and Shannon Wiebers (Andrew Ball) of Clinton; stepgrandchildren, Tatumn and Mackenna Burken, Hunter Wiebers, Layla Ball, Jaden Anglese and Damon Mitchell; a sister, JoEllen Neff of Fort Worth, TX; a niece, Briana Moss; a great-nephew, Carter Moss; his mother-in-law, Pearl Perryman of Clinton; a sister-in-law, Teresa McCutcheon; two brothers-in-law, Merlin Jones of Dripping Springs, TX, and Craig Bex of Cedar Rapids, William Perryman of Grapeland, TX; nieces and nephews and best friends, Roger and Kathy Cox of Clinton.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a son-in-law, Broc Burken; brother-in-law, Pat McCutcheon; and sister-in-law, Shirley Sander. Online condolences can be left at

Death date: Feb. 16, 2013