Keith D. Oxford
March 7, 1972 - January 29, 2017
Keith Douglas Oxford passed away Sunday, January 29th. Keith was born May 7th, 1972 in Salem, Oregon to Patricia Payne and Donald Oxford. He graduated from South Salem High School in 1990, and went on to study forestry at Oregon State University. In 1994, Keith met his best friend and wife, Amy Schroeder, whom he married in May of 2001.
In 1997, Keith and Amy had their first daughter, Olivia, who attributes her hard work ethic, sense of responsibility, and love of family to her father. In 2002, they welcomed Daphne to the world, who loved crafting and watching anime with her dad. Keith's passions included his family, camping, fishing, and barbecuing.
Keith began his career at BMW- Lithia Motors in 1996 working in the parts department, and quickly made his way to parts manager. He won several awards for department performance, customer service, and product knowledge. Keith was passionate about cars, and will be greatly missed by his department.
Friends and family remember Keith as playful, loving, and generous. He would do anything for those in need.
A celebration of life will 3:00pm Saturday, February 4, 2017 at Virgil T. Golden Funeral Service. In lieu of flowers, donations in his honor to the Willamette Humane Society https://whs4pets.org/donate/make-a-one-time-gift/ will be appreciated.