Robert Keys Obituary, Robert Keys Has Passed Away – Death
Robert Keys Obituary, Death Cause – In a somber moment of reflection, the New Castle City Police Department gathers to remember and honor the life of a dedicated and esteemed member of our force. We are deeply saddened to announce the passing of retired New Castle City Police Lieutenant Robert L. Keys, a man whose legacy of service has left an indelible mark on our department and the community we proudly serve. Lt. Keys’ commitment to the City of New Castle spanned over two decades, as he selflessly devoted his time, energy, and expertise to ensuring the safety and well-being of our residents. His journey with the New Castle City Police Department began in 1972, when he joined our ranks as a Patrolman. Throughout the years, Lt. Keys’ dedication shone brightly, earning him the respect and admiration of his colleagues and the community he served.
In 1980, his exceptional contributions were acknowledged as he was promoted to Detective Sgt., a role that further showcased his unwavering commitment to upholding justice. In 1987, he continued to rise through the ranks, achieving the position of Patrol Lieutenant. These promotions were not just a testament to his skill and dedication, but also to the values he embodied as a law enforcement professional. Lt. Keys’ exceptional service did not go unnoticed. He received numerous awards and commendations for his outstanding performance while serving the City of New Castle. His dedication to excellence, his tireless efforts, and his commitment to ensuring the safety and security of our community have left a lasting impact that we will forever carry forward.
As we bid farewell to a true leader and guardian of our community, the New Castle City Police Department wishes to express our deepest gratitude to Lt. Keys for his unwavering dedication. His legacy will continue to inspire us to uphold the values he embodied and to serve our community with the same level of commitment and honor that he displayed throughout his distinguished career. In this time of mourning, our thoughts are with Lt. Keys’ family, friends, and colleagues. May they find solace in the knowledge that his legacy lives on through the countless lives he touched and the safer community he helped shape.