Age 90, Entered Eternal Rest in Myerstown, PA following illness. Born July 1, 1928 in Burbank, California. Cliff was the beloved son to Clifford Earle Keys and Minnie Dunkelburger. He proudly served his Country during both Korea and Vietnam, retiring after 31 years of active duty service as a Colonel. Cliff had earned two Master’s degrees and his Doctorate. He went on to serve within the Pentagon after retiring from the U.S. Army. He was a proud American, a devout Christian and loving family man. His wife Marjorie L. Keys passed in 2009. He leaves behind a daughter Anne (& son-in-law Dave) Adams of PA, sons Michael and Kelly Keys both of VA, as well as two sons and a daughter from Marjorie’s previous marriage, adored grandchildren and dear friends. Shelter services with Full Military Honors are scheduled for Tues. September 4, 2018 at Riverside National Cemetery beginning at 11:30AM.