Leon A. Keith 83, Reinholds, carpenter for Purcell Construction, farmer

By on March 5, 2014
Leon A. Keith

Leon A. KeithLeon A. Keith, 83, Reinholds, died at home March 2, 2014.

Born in East Cocalico Township, he was a son of the late William and Annie (Johnston) Keith, and was married to Mary E. (Rankin) Keith for 62 years. An East Cocalico High School graduate, he was a carpenter with Purcell Construction, Denver, and a farmer. Leon loved auctions and flea markets. Also surviving is a son: Dennis L. (Robin) Keith, Manheim; daughters: Susan M. (Miguel) Cotto, Denver; Teresa A. (Ronald) Heishman and Penny S. (John) Hemsley, both of Reinholds; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and a sister: Irene (Frederick) Lutz, Ephrata. He was predeceased by a grandson, Matthew Shaffer.

Join the family for the viewing and sharing memories March 6 from 5 to 7 p.m. in Good Funeral Home & Cremation Centre, Reamstown. Rather than flowers, contributions to Humane League of Lancaster County, 2195 Lincoln Highway East, Lancaster, PA 17602.

Private inurnment in Swamp Cemetery, Reinhold (goodfuneral.com).

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