Annie M. Keith
February 12, 1929-August 3, 2019
Annie M. Keith, 90, of David City, died Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, at the Butler County Health Care Center in David City.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 7, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in David City, with the Rev. Carson Kain, Celebrant. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 6, with a 7 p.m. rosary, all at Kracl Funeral Chapel in David City. Visitation will continue for one hour before service on Wednesday at the church. Memorials may be made to the family for future designation. Lunch will immediately follow Mass at Winfields.
Annie Mary (Hodgkins) Keith was born Feb. 12, 1929, in Brooklyn, New York, to Cecil F. and Annie Mary (Patton) Hodgkins. She was raised in Brooklyn and lived there until the age of 18. She graduated from Midwood High School in Brooklyn.
On Aug. 28, 1947, she was united in marriage to Mansel "Frank" M. Keith. Five children were born to this union. They lived at Ft. Bragg for many years before moving to Germany in 1958. They later lived at Ft. Campbell, Kentucky, and moved to David City in 1975. Annie was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church and V.F.W. Auxiliary Post 5814 of David City. She worked at the Legion Club, was bookkeeper for Wright's Feed Mill, David City Manufacturing and Idelman telemarketing.
Annie is survived by her children, Mary Ann (Kyle) Leaton of Papillion, Michael (June) Keith of Abilene, Texas, Patricia Phillips of David City, William (Becky) Keith of Denver, Susi Keith of Longmont, Colorado; eight grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, and four great-great-grandchildren; sister, Irene Scotti of Florida.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and son-in-law Glenn D. Carriere.