- December 15, 2016
of Donald's Passing
- A family service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flower, contributions may be made to a charity of one's choice or plant a tree in his memory.
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“I was saddened to hear of Uncle Don's passing. I will remember him always as a caring, loving and gentle person. My thoughts and prayers are with...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Denice Hughes (nee Keith) - NY
“Uncle Don you will be missed tremendously. I want to share something that he did for me that meant so much to me. We would often discuss our...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Elaine Keith - Templeton, MA
“MAY THE THOUGHT OF KNOWING THAT FRIENDS AND FAMILY SHARE IN YOUR GRIEF BE OF COMFORT TO YOUR FAMILY.PLEASE READ PROV 17:17
3 of 6 | Posted by: KELLEY - OH
“Don and I were friend and in the same class from junior high through graduation in 1948. We worked at the newspaper office together. He was an usher...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: David Donald - Needham, MA
“Fond memories of Don and Norman- playing baseball at theHarris School and Stephan Palmer School - seeing Don at my optometric office in Needham...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Al Papineau - Dedham, MA - Friend
“Thinking of you all at this difficult time. Sending warm thoughts and big hugs! Milissa Mogan Cone
6 of 6 | Posted by: A friend
Donald Raymond Keith, 86, of Bellingham, formerly of Needham and Wayland passed away Dec 15, 2016 after a period of declining health. He was born on Feb 8, 1930 in Needham, MA to Ernest and Marian (Fish) Keith.
He graduated Needham High School in 1948 and married Nancy J. O'Brien Aug 17, 1952.
Don was an avid lifelong gardener; he enjoyed woodworking, bird watching, spending time with family and was a true New England sports fan. He retired from Kidde Fenwal.
He was predeceased by his parents and his brother Norman. Don is survived by his wife Nancy and his brother Gary of Gainesville, FL as well as his children Ty Fraga of Grafton, Scott Keith and his wife Pat of Cummington, Chris Keith of Bishop, CA., Kim Keith and husband Dave Sheren of Dalton and Erin Marez and husband Martin of Grand Junction, CO. He is also survived by nine grandchildren: Travis, Megan, Jesse, MacKenzie, Kendra, Dakota, Eliza, Cordero and Kia along with four great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
A family service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flower, contributions may be made to a charity of one's choice or plant a tree in his memory.
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A family service will be held at a later date