Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Monday in Greenwood Memorial Park in San Diego for Ronald "Keith" McLemore, 71, of Spring Valley, who died Wednesday in Paradise Hills Convalescent Hospital in San Diego. Pastor Steve Messick of Christ Community Church of El Centro will officiate.
Mr. McLemore was born Feb. 5, 1930, in Montgomery, Ala. He moved to California in 1932 and began working for the San Diego Union in 1953.
Mr. McLemore moved to the Imperial Valley in 1965 and continued working as a district circulation manager for the San Diego Union. He resided in the Valley until 1974 when he returned to San Diego and continued working for the newspaper. He retired in 1984.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret McLemore, in 1983; and son, David McLemore, in 1986.
Survivors include his daughter and son-in-law, Karen and Bill Haull of Spring Valley; daughter, Cynthia Cox of Imperial; grandchildren, Carissa and Angela McLemore, both of San Diego, Ryan and Justin Haull, both of Spring Valley, Eric Cox of El Centro, and Nikolaus, Ashlee and Brandi Cox, all of Imperial; and great-grandson, Gage Cox of El Centro.