Keith E. Smith
Keith E. Smith
  • June 16, 1947 - June 14, 2014
  • Uniondale, Indiana

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Keith Edward Smith, 66 of Uniondale passed away at 9:30 pm on Saturday, June 14, 2014 at his home. Keith was a 1965 graduate of Lancaster High School in Wells County. He farmed for many years in Wells County and had worked in Real Estate and as an auctioneer for 25 years and he had owned Turn Key Real Estate and Auctions. He was a member of the Markle Church of Christ and most recently attended the First Baptist Church in Warren. Keith loved spending time with his grandchildren and enjoyed spending time outdoors.

Keith was born on June 16, 1947 in Bluffton, Indiana, a son of Vaughn E. and Mary V. (Weaver) Smith.

He was united in marriage to Claudia A. (Tobias) Minniear on April 22, 2011 in Bluffton. His wife survives.

Additional survivors include two sons: Cory (Jayleen) Smith of Markle; Craig (Abbi) Smith of Uniondale; a daughter: Mindy (Scott) Thomas of Ossian; three brothers: Phil (Kathy) Smith of Markle; Fred (Nancy) Smith of Fort Wayne; Jeff (Tonya) Smith of Beaufort, NC; his mother: Mary V. Smith Miller of Warren; two stepsons: Nicholas Minniear of Ossian; Nathan Minniear of Ossian; a stepdaughter: Courtney Minniear of Markle and five grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father: Vaughn E. Smith and a brother: Duane L. Smith.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, June 19, 2014 from 2:00 ''' 8:00 pm at the Markle Church of Christ, 455 E. Morse Street, Markle, Indiana

Funeral service will be held on Friday, June 20, 2014 at 11:00 am with one hour of visitation prior to the service at the Markle Church of Christ, 455 E. Morse Street, Markle, Indiana with Rev. Bill Fisher and Gerald Moreland officiating.

Memorial donations may be made out to ALS Association-Indiana Chapter or to the Alzheimer's Support Group of Bluffton both in care of Myers Funeral Home, P.O. Box 403, Markle, IN 46770.