News Death Notice
KEATON, Jr., Richard age 84, of Franklin, Ohio, died Tuesday October 22, 2013 at Hospice of Butler/Warren Counties. Richard was born in New Boston, Ohio on December 7, 1928 to Richard and Effie (Adkins) Keaton. Richard served in the Army during the Korean War, was a member of Franklin VFW Post #7596 and AMVETS of Franklin. Richard was employed with Miami Carey for many years and retired in 1982. Richard was preceded in death by parents Richard Nelson and Effie Mae Keaton, his wife Geneva Keaton, a daughter Esther Mae Keaton, 4 brothers Robert, Ivin, Ervin, and William "Bill" Keaton, also 4 sisters Inez Riddlebarger, Irene Keaton, Audrey Shaffer, and Ivory Cox. Richard is survived by his 3 sons Robert Keaton, Richard Lee Keaton, Scott Keaton, a daughter Teresa Lynn Jones, 9 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. Funeral services are 1pm Saturday October 26, 2013 at Anderson Funeral Home 1357 E. 2nd St Franklin, OH with Pastor Russ Bray officiating. Burial will be in Heritage Hills Memory Gardens with military honors. Visitation will be Saturday from 11am to 1pm at the funeral home. Please visit www.anderson-fh.com
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