Keith Williams

PALMYRA — Keith Williams, 57, of Palmyra, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, January 8, 2014, at Toledo Hospital. Keith was born November 3, 1956 in Monroe, MI to Jack and June (Schadewald) Williams. He graduated from Deerfield High School with the class of 1975. Keith worked at Ford Motor Company and Libby Owens Ford. Keith was an exceptional man, always helping others who needed him. He enjoyed spending time with his family and was looking forward to his first grandchild, Thatcher Elliott (Tad), in March. Having a great sense of humor, he loved to joke and razz people. He was a member of the NRA, a big supporter of Relay for Life and also a lifetime member of Immanuel Lutheran Church of Palmyra. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends. Surviving Keith is his daughter, Elizabeth (Scott Baumea), son, Ezekiel Williams, all of Palmyra; step granddaughter, Cadence; his mother, June of Deerfield; his very special aunt, who was like a mother to him, Lois Schadewald of Deerfield; siblings, Andrea (Joseph) Repka of Swanton, Ohio, Timothy (Marti) Williams of Tecumseh, Nancy Williams of Adrian and Nathan (Tammy) Williams of Deerfield; and many special nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Jack. Funeral services for Keith were held on Saturday, January 11, 2014, at Wagley Funeral Home, Tagsold Chapel with Pastor Gary Leking officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the Immanuel Lutheran Church; envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Online condolences and memories may be shared at