L. Keith Edwards
L. Keith Edwards

GROVER HILL, Ohio — L. Keith Edwards, 76, of Grover Hill, died at 5 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, at his residence.

He was born July 29, 1938, in Van Wert, to the late Thomas Everett and Margaret Bernice (Miller) Edwards.

Fifty-four years ago on Aug. 1, 1960, he was united in marriage to Rebecca “Becky” Thitoff of Grover Hill.

He enjoyed his family, trucks, his ’31 Ford Coupe, gardening, working in the yard. He truly enjoyed his dog Sassy. He took much pride in his Welsh heritage.

He was a trucker for over 45 years. For 27 years, he and his son were co-owners of D&K Unlimited.

Survivors include three sons: Don Edwards of Delphos, Dan (Holly) Edwards of Grover Hill and Doug (Nikki) Edwards of Van Wert; a daughter: Julie (Timothy) Taylor of Grover Hill; two sisters: Virginia Smith of Virginia and Patricia Shambarger of Ada; a brother: Richard Edwards of Van Wert; Ariel Edwards, Ashleigh (Scott) King, Danielle (Joe) Greco and Scott (Briget) Edwards, Jayde and Justus Connor and Adyson Edwards — his grandchildren, and Anoryia, Zade and Karighan King — his great-grandchildren

He was preceded in death by two brothers: Kent “Bud” and Tim Edwards.

Services will begin on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Harter and Schier Memorial Chapel with one hour of visitation prior to the service. The Rev. Jody Harr will officiate. Burial will be in Walnut Grove Cemetery.

Visitation will be on Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, from 2-4 and 6-8 at Harter and Schier Funeral Home.

In lieu of all flowers, Keith had requested all donations to be made to St. Jude Childrens Hospital.

Love your family and friends more and forgive your enemies.


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