Keith Pardell, 59

OAKLEY, Calif. — Keith Pardell, 59, passed away surrounded by his family, at his home in Oakley, Calif. on Dec. 26, 2017, following a courageous battle with lung cancer.

He was born Dec. 8, 1958, the youngest of six children of John and Elsie (Gross) Pardell.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, Francis. He was deeply loved and will be missed by his wife of 37 years, Josephine (Fernandez) Pardell, daughter, Melissa and son, Keith (J.C.), of Oakley, Calif., as well as brothers, John and Charles and sisters, Julie Reed and Joyce Pardell, all of East Liverpool.

He was a 1977 graduate of East Liverpool High School, and a proud veteran of the US Navy. Upon discharge from the Navy, he started his 30 year career in the cable industry where he was a technician for the Comcast Company in Oakland, Calif.

Following his wishes, a spring service in Ohio will be held at the William H. Vodrey Chapel at Beaver Creek State Park at 1 p.m., May 20th, where Rev. Mark R. Wilds will conduct a Celebration of Life service.