David G. Keith, 81, Altoona, died Sunday evening at UPMC Altoona.
He was born in Altoona, son of the late Fay and Marian (Wikes) Keith. He married Joan E. Wertz on Oct. 25, 1952, in Curwensville, and she preceded him in death July 20, 2011.
Surviving are three children: Jeffrey A. and wife, Jimsey, of New Bern, N.C., Cheryl A. Garrison and husband, Dan, of Ashville and Cathy J. Fagan and husband, David, of Altoona; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
David was a 1951 graduate of Altoona High School and a U.S. Air Force veteran. He retired as an automobile mechanic after 50 years of service. He was a member of the former St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Altoona.
David enjoyed woodworking, gardening and computers.
A private viewing will be held at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements are by Myers-Somers Funeral Home Inc., 501 Sixth Ave., Altoona.