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Grand Rapids - Mrs. Ruth V. KEITH, age 81, of Grand Rapids passed away Wednesday Oct. 7, 1998. She was preceded in death by her parents, Harry and Peal STRUBLE; grandchildren, Donna KEITH and Timothy KEITH; a great grandson, Michael KRONTZ;a brother, Dale STRUBLE; and a brother-in-law, Lyle MARQUART. Surviving are herhusband of 63 years, Lester KEITH; her children, Donna and Kenneth KRONTZ, Donald and Beverly KEITH, Daniel and Shirley KEITH, Dora PARKER, Vivian andRoger HARDER, and Kay and Dan WILCOX; 29 grandchildren; 57 great-grandchildren,and 4 great-great-grandchildren; 2 sisters, Juanita (Al) KURTZ and Ginger (Frank) BUTTS; and nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday at the Van Strien-Creston Chapel, located at 1833 Plainfield N.E., Grand Rapids. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday in West Reading Township Cemetery, Hillsdale County. Mrs. KEITH reposes at the Chapel where relatives and friends may meet her family from 7-9 p.m. today. For those who wish, memorial contributions to Heartland Hospice would be appreciated. source: undated newspaper (submitted by a volunteer, no family connection)

Created: 7 April 2007