January 8, 1933 - March 26, 2021
Graveside services for Dero Keltch will be 2:00 pm Tuesday, March 30, 2021, at the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Aline, with Bobby Hall officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Wentworth Mortuary, LLC of Carmen. Dero Lee Keltch, son of the late George Franklin and Neva Emma (Wren) Keltch was born January 8, 1933, at Enid, and passed away March 26, 2021, at his daughter’s home at the age of 88 years, 2 months, and 13 days. On October 10, 1952, he was united in marriage to Lula Belle Lawrence. He worked for the railroad as a heavy equipment operator and lived many places. When he quit working for the railroad he moved his family to the Cleo Springs area. They made their home there until Lula’s death in 1963. He later married Roberta Townsend. He was a member of the Christ Community Church in Enid for many years. He worked at Waldon in Fairview for a time. He enjoyed traveling and took many road trips. He and Roberta wintered several years at Padre Island. Besides his parents, Franklin and Neva, he was preceded in death by his wives, Lula and Roberta; three siblings, Elza Keltch, Tom Keltch, and Treva Martin; and one son-in-law, Larry Beckwith. Dero is survived by his children, Ginger Morrison and husband, Jerry, of Cleo Springs, David Keltch and wife, Regina, of Aline, and June Beckwith of Cleo Springs; eleven grandchildren, Jerry Morrison, Jr. and wife, Hollie, of Cleo Springs, Regina Morrison of Cleo Springs, Daniel Morrison and wife, Tina, of Okeene, Keidra Sadler and husband, Mike, of Cherokee, Frank Keltch of Aline, Jesse Keltch and wife, Megan, of Cleo Springs, Carie Keith and husband, Joe, of Orlando, Randy Beckwith and wife, Mandy, of Orlando, Rachel Nightengale and husband, Brandon, of Cleo Springs, Stacy Zeno of Mustang, and Teresa Karcher and husband, Levi, of Perry; 30 great grandchildren; and one great great grandchild; other relatives and friends. Memorial contributions may be made through the mortuary to the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery.
Graveside services for Dero Keltch will be 2:00 pm Tuesday, March 30, 2021, at the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Aline, with Bobby Hall officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Wentworth Mortuary, LLC of Carmen. Dero Lee Keltch, son... View Obituary & Service Information
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