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Keith Berkshire

July 22, 1934 ~ March 16, 2019 (age 84)

Keith Berkshire, 84, of Burnettsville, passed away Saturday, March 16, 2019 in his residence.

Born on July 22, 1934 in Cass County, Indiana, he is the son to the late Enos and Vernie (Fry) Berkshire.  On September 13, 1953 in Rockfield, Indiana, he married Beverly Jo McLeland who survives.

Keith had worked for Myers Construction and Controls.  He was a member of the Burnettsville Church of the Brethren. Keith enjoyed fishing in MN  and spending time with his family

Surviving along with his wife, are three daughters, Barbara Ellen (Walter) Landis of Lake Cicott, IN, Gail Lynn (Bryan) Whitaker of Lafayette, IN, Patricia McIlrath of Rossville, IN; son, Terry (Cathy) Berkshire of Flora, IN; brother, Kenneth (Mary Ann) Berkshire of Camden, IN; sister, Margaret Ann (James) Vernon of Avon, IN; eleven grandchildren, eight great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by his son, Gary Berkshire, one brother, Orville Berkshire, one sister, Nettie Hinkle, and one son-in-law, Gerald McIlrath.

Funeral services for Keith will be held at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at the Burnettsville Church of the Brethren, 100 S Main St, Burnettsville, IN 47926. Burial will follow in the Davis Cemetery, Burnettsville.

Visitation will be held from 3:00 – 7:00 PM on Tuesday, also at the Church.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Burnettsville Church of the Brethren.

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