Keith "Lucky" Seplak
SSG-ret Keith Seplak was born in Ft, Wayne, Indiana on Feb 1970. He moved to Van Wert, Ohio and graduated High school in 1988. He attended Wight State University (Dayton, OH) where he walked on the basketball team, playing 2 years for them. He decided to join the United States Army
In Oct 1991, he left for basic training at Fort Jackson, SC. Where he graduated in Jan 1992. Then, it was on to Advance training at Fort Gordon, GA for communication. In May 1992, he left for a yearlong duty in South Korea. He followed that with a duty station at Fort Bragg, NC where he deployed to Iceland and Haiti. Then it was onto Fort Benjamin-Harrison, IN. Where he joined an engineer Company. After a yearlong training at Devil lake, ND he returned to be deployed to Panama for a humanitarian mission. In 1999 he decided to go back to school and attended Ball State University (Muncie, IN) where he graduated with a Bachelor in Social Work.
After graduation, he was transferred to Arizona to a military Police unit. In Dec 2002, he became, 6 th generation mason and 5 th generation Shriner, a member of the Free Mason (with JDL#66) and Shriner. In Jan 2003, He deployed to Iraqi where he would do back to back tours. When he came back he was accepted to join the Southwest Military Funeral Honors team. Prior to leaving for his deployed to Afghanistan with a communication unit he married Teresa Marra-Seplak May 9 th 2009. In Feb 2014, he retired from the United States Military as a platoon Sgt. Where he joined his wife in her business, TMarra designs, LLC, to travel the US and spend more time with her.
In my Masonic and Shrine service. I am a charter member of Hunter Paradise #85 (Phoenix, AZ.). I have been members clown, Legion of honor and Young guns. Where I am a charter and past president (2013) of Young Guns. A 2-time past president of the clowns (2009 Sabbar and 2013 El Zaribah). I have been named novice of the year in 2005 and clown of the year in 2007 with Sabbar Shrine in Tucson, AZ. I have served as chief of staff or Chief personal aid for 4 different Potentates.