Kenneth R. Keim, Sr., 84, of Tower City, passed away suddenly Thursday evening at his home.
Born in Pitman, January 14, 1935, a son of the late Ralph and Katherine Maurer Keim.
Ken was a retired mechanic from his families business, Stoney Mountain Trucking.
He was a long time member of the former Grace E.C. Church, Muir and a current member of the Ebenezer E.C. Church, Williamstown. He was a member of the Orwin, Muir and Sheridan Fire Companies.
He enjoyed spending time at his camp, Camp Chrissman and looked forward to having coffee at his home every morning with friends. He was an avid NASCAR fan.
Surviving are his wife of 63 years, Marlene "Marty" Weikel Keim; seven children, Kathy Schoffstall (Robert); Patti Unger (Ted); Sharon Shutt (Donald); Kenneth Keim Jr., (Lynette) all of Tower City, Jamie Keim (Brenda), Muir, Jennifer Miller (Troy) and Robbie Keim (Amber) both of Tower City; three brothers, Paul Keim, Cleona; Gene Keim, Reinerton and Ralph Keim, Tower City; 21 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, May 8th at 11:00 am from the Chapel of the Dimon Funeral Home, Inc., Tower City. Viewing will be from 10-11 at the chapel. In lieu of flowers, donations should be made to the American Cancer Society, Rte. 422, 112 Sipe Ave., Hershey, PA 17033. To sign the guestbook visit www.dimonfuneralhome.com
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