- Local Guide
Rose E. Keith, 93, of 231 S. Main St., St. Marys, died at 4:39 p.m. Sunday, June 3, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
She was born on April 9, 1919, in Lily, Ky., to George and Mary (Hoskins) Thompson, and they preceded her in death.
In 1953, she married Elmer Keith, and he preceded her in death on April 9, 1978.
She is survived by three daughters, Irene (Ernie) Tuttle of Middletown, Cheryl (David) Simms of St. Marys and Vivian June Keith of St. Marys; two stepchildren, Marie Douglass of Toledo and William Keith of Toledo; 10 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; a sister; two sisters-in-law.
She was preceded in death by infant twin sons, Ronny and Donny Thompson; three stepchildren, Verla Geller, Wayne Keith and Donna Miller; a granddaughter; nine siblings.
Rites are scheduled for noon Wednesday at Miller Long & Folk Funeral Home, (314 W. High Street Chapel), St. Marys, with the Rev. Ronnie Bruce officiating. Burial will follow at Elm Grove Cemetery in St. Marys.
Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home on High Street.
Online condolences may be expressed via MillerFuneralHomes.net.