US Army

Charles R. Keith Jr.

March 13, 1933 ~ April 23, 2019 (age 86)


New Franklin - Charles R. Keith, Jr., 86, passed away on April 23, 2019. He was born March 13, 1933 in Spencer, WV to Charles and Della Keith. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict and worked for PPG Industries. He was a member of VFW Post 1066 in Barberton, Portage Lakes Eagles, Turkeyfoot Sportsman Club and American Legion Garfield Post 566.

Charles was preceded in death by his parents; wife of 53 years, Carolyn; and sisters, Kathryn “Kay” Epling and Marjorie Brake.  He is survived by his son, Curtis (Denise) Keith; grandchildren, Melanie Keith, Roy Keith, and many close friends and neighbors.

Friends may call at Bacher Funeral Home, 3326 Manchester Rd., Akron on Friday, April 26, 2019 from 6 to 8 p.m., where services will be held on Saturday morning at 10 a.m., Pastor Mike Prebynski officiating.

Interment at Lockwood Cemetery.


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Recording of Service


April 26, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Bacher Funeral Home
3326 Manchester Rd
Akron, OH 44319

Funeral Service
April 27, 2019

10:00 AM
Bacher Funeral Home
3326 Manchester Rd
Akron, OH 44319

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