Merton Dean Keith, 83, of Bay City, passed away on November 9, 2020 in care of Hospice in Bay City.
Merton was born March 16, 1937 to the late Don and Dorothy (King) Keith in Comins, Michigan. He graduated from Fairview High School in 1957 and went on to serve in the United States Army, Airborne Division and retired from Pinconning Fraser Fire Dept.
He is survived by his wife, Bonnie; son, Don (Gretchen) of Traverse City; grandchildren, Lindsay (Josh) Paige, Andrew Keith; three great-grandchildren; brothers, Jerry (Mary) of Grosse Pointe Woods, Warren (Marge) of Atlanta, Michigan, Gar (Colleen) of AuGres and Ralph of Woodburn, OR.
Preceded in death by wives, Joyce and Pat, and a daughter, Vicki.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, November 14, 2020 at 11 a.m. at Lee-Ramsay Funeral Home Pinconning Chapel with Pastor David Jung presiding. With burial in St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery next to wife, Joyce and daughter, Vicki. Friends may call at the funeral home from 9:30 a.m. until time of service.