Keith E. Thompson, 78, of Findlay and formerly of McComb and Defiance, Ohio died at 3:15 a.m. Sunday, March 4, 2018 at his residence.
Keith was born on December 28, 1939 in Covington, Ohio to the late Dwight and Evelyn (Beseecker) Thompson. His mother later married Charles Weyant and he is also deceased.
He married Patricia J. Rose on July 20, 1963 and she preceded him in death on May 8, 2001.
Surviving are two children, Donna (Timothy) Kepp of Findlay and Charles W. (Lori) Thompson of McComb, Ohio. Two grandsons also survive, Bradley and Jason Thompson; and a sister, Sharon Alspaugh in Troy, Ohio. He was preceded in death by a brother, John Thompson of Houston, Texas.
Keith retired as a truck driver from Hyway Trucking Company of Findlay. He was an Air Force Veteran and proudly served his country from 1958-1962. He was a former member of the Defiance Eagles Club. He loved watching NBA basketball and was also a fan of the Kansas City Chiefs football team.
Visitation will be held at KIRKPATRICK-BEHNKE FUNERAL HOME from noon to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday March 17, 2018. A Celebration of Life will begin at 2:00 p.m. following the visitation at the funeral home officiated by Rev. Michael McClurg. Burial will follow in Riverview Cemetery, near Mt. Blanchard, Ohio.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.
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