Celebration of life for Donald “Don” Lue Key Jr. was November 21, 2021 at Wilson Mortuary Chapel, Salem.

Mr. Key was born September 18, 1966 in Troy to Donald Lue Sr. and Nyoka (Fudge) Key. He married Jessie Laughlin. Mr. Key died November 11, 2021 in Jadwin at the age of 55 years.

Survivors include his children, Kenneth Laughlin, Jadwin; Crystal Yandell and husband, David, Jadwin; Rachel Carnell, Salem; Jessica Carnell and husband, Jonathan, Jadwin; Betty Shanika and husband, Corey, Marthasville; Tyrone Leonard, St. Louis; Rex Leonard, Springfield; Novalee Laughlin, Salem; and Joshua Laughlin, St. Louis; grandchildren, Tyler, Gabriel, Julia, Sawyer, Izzy, Conner, Aubrey, Ava, McKenzie, Mariah and Logan; siblings, June Ball and fiancé, George, St. Charles; Steve Key, Jadwin; and Wilma Yarham, Springfield; and a host of nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Preceding him in death were his wife, Jessie Laughlin; daughter, Jennifer Leonard; and parents, Donald Sr. and Nyoka Key.