RICHFORD - Keith E. Fletcher, age 73, passed away Sunday November 16, 2003 at his home.
He was born November 25, 1929 in Waterville the son of the late Homer & Gladys (Gross) Fletcher.
Keith was a resident of Richford since 1953 and was a member of the Richford United Methodist Church. He was employed at H.K.Webster since 1950 retiring in 1994. He was a U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean War and was a member of the American Legion Post #12 of Richford.
He is survived by his wife, Joyce (Warner) Fletcher of Richford; 3 daughters, Kathleen Fletcher and her partner Jon Gersh of Arlington, MA, Lucinda Hammerslough and her husband Philip of Essex Jct., and Laura Peters of Franklin;7 grandchildren, Lathan & Dana Gravelle, Ira & India Hammerslough, David & Devin Peters, and Dylan Clark. He is also survived by 3 brothers and their wives, Vern & Dorothy Fletcher of Carmel, NY, Lynn "Buster" & Joyce Fletcher of Richford, and Noel "Buddy" & Janice Fletcher of Richford; a brother-in-law, James Todd of Richford; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by 2 brothers, Fay & Garth Fletcher; a sister, Iris Todd.
Keith loved singing and listening to country music, telling jokes and stories, picking wild berries to give away. He was a wonderful husband, and father and will be missed greatly.
In keeping with Keith's wishes there will be no funeral services or calling hours. Burial will take place at the convenience of the family in the Richford Center Cemetery.
For those who wish, contributions in his memory may be made to the Richford Center Cemetery Assoc., C/O Sharon Tracy, 170 East Richford Slide Rd., Richford, VT 05476.