Keri Kim Finley, 68, of Kansas City, Mo., passed away peacefully on Sept. 30, 2020.
Kim was born on May 9, 1952, in Guymon. He spent his childhood in Lindsay, and after the family moved, he attended high school in Kingfisher.
Kim graduated from college at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford where he received a bachelor’s degree in business.
Kim worked in the oil and gas industry for over 30 years and held the position of project coordinator in his last role at DCP Midstream in Tulsa.
Through his career, he and his family moved several times, working in Oklahoma, Texas and Missouri.
When he wasn’t hard at work, Kim enjoyed hunting, fishing, golfing, and traveling, visiting almost all 50 states, but most of all he enjoyed spending time with family.
Kim participated in the research to find a cure for Alzheimer’s as directed by the KU Alzheimer’s Disease Center. Kim and his family have been deeply impacted by the disease and his great hope was to have a part in finding a cure.
Kim was preceded in death by his father, Kenneth Finley.
He is survived by his mother, Norma Finley; wife of 31 years, Judy Finley; children Dawn (Rob) Everett, Marcus Finley and Ryan Tosatto (Tiffany); grandchildren, Molly, Matthew and Maggie Lakin, Tux Tosatto, and Ian and Ariel Everett; and brothers, Karol (Sherri) and Dean (Ann) Finley.
Services were Saturday, Oct. 3, at Terrace Park Chapel in Kansas City.
Contributions in his name may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.