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Keim, Isaac Jay

Isaac Jay Keim, 98, of 9590 Ely Road, Apple Creek, passed away on Saturday, September 3, 2022 at his home.

He was born near Charm on March 27, 1924 to the late Joseph J. and Anna (Yoder) Keim and married Fannie A. Yoder on December 5, 1946.  She died January 31, 2020.
He was a member of Fryburg Beachy Fellowship.
He is survived by four children, Reuben (Gladys) Keim of Apple Creek, Robert Keim of the home, Ronald Keim of Apple Creek and Ruth Ann (Paul) Schlabach of Fredericksburg; a daughter-in-law, Jackie (Paul Kaufman) of Dundee; 14 grandchildren; 26 great grandchildren; 5 great great grandchildren; a brother, Albert Keim of Shiloh; and a sister-in-law, Rebecca Keim of Rebersburg, PA.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by a stillborn daughter; a son, Roman Jay Keim; 2 grandchildren, LeAnna and Steven Keim; a great great grandchild; brothers, Andrew and Marvin Keim; a sister, Amanda Keim; and sisters-in-law, Mary and Katie Ann Keim.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, September 7, 2022 at 10:00 am at East Union Mennonite Church, 10678 Old Lincoln Way, Orrville, OH 44667, with Bishop Paul Chupp and Ivan Chupp officiating.  Burial will follow in the Erb Cemetery, East Union Township.  Friends may call on Tuesday from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM, all at the East Union Mennonite Church.  Spidell Funeral Home in Mount Eaton is handling the arrangements.


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