Lewis F. "Bud" Keck, Jr.
Lewis F. "Bud" Keck, Jr., age 73 of Corning, NY passed away on Friday, March 26, 2021 at Arnot Ogden Medical Center.
Born on September 5, 1947 in Corning, NY, he was the son of the late Lewis, Sr. and Charlotte (Bebe) Keck. Bud worked as a security guard for Dresser-Rand for 10 years before his retirement.
For over a decade, Bud was a member and volunteer for the East Corning Fire Department. In his free time, he enjoyed playing golf and cornhole, and made many cornhole sets over the years. Most importantly, he was a beloved father and grandfather.
Bud is survived by his children: Deanna Grinnell of Pasadena, TX, Angelica (Patrick Dapp) Turner of Montoursville, PA; grandchildren: Amanda (Sam) Ahsler, Samantha and Wesley Grinnell, Ashley, Makayla, Jessica and Wyatt Turner; four great grandchildren; siblings: Linda Hamilton and Mary Keck; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Bud was predeceased by his grandson, Tyler Grinnell; sister: Rosa Fleming; and brothers-in-law: John Fleming and Dan Hamilton.
Family and friends are invited to visitation on Thursday, April 1, 2021 from 10:00 to 11:00 am at Carpenter's Funeral Home 14 E. Pulteney Street Corning, NY. A memorial service will immediately follow at the funeral home. Burial with full military honors will take place at Bath National Cemetery. All COVID-19 precautions will be in place, masks are required.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Bud's name may be sent to Hope for the Warriors by visiting www.HopeForTheWarriors.org
Words of comfort may be offered at: www.CarpentersFuneralHome.com
Published by The Leader from Mar. 28 to Mar. 30, 2021.