Keith Austin Whiteaker, age 62, passed away peacefully October 3rd, 2021. He was born January 16th, 1959, in Los Angeles, California, to Burton and Nancy Whiteaker. Keith earned his high school diploma and worked as a grip for the Studios for 20 years. He loved fishing and boating. Keith is survived by his wife, Stella Whiteaker; his daughters, Sara Whiteaker and Heather Whiteaker; his step-daughters, Maxine Harris, Vanessa Owen, and Cindy Casella; his grandchildren, Austin, Cade, Brady, Carson, Sophia, and Mason; and his siblings, Brad and Marnell. Keith was preceded in death by his parents, Burton and Nancy Whiteaker; and his uncle, Gib. Arrangements were placed in the care of Lietz-Fraze Funeral Home and Crematory. Thoughts and condolences may be submitted to the family at www.lietz-frazefuneralhome.com. To send a FREE card to the family go to www.sendoutcards/lietzfraze.