Oct. 26, 1946-Sept. 24, 2020

A funeral service for Mr. Lester Keeth will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 29 in the chapel of Blanchard-St. Denis Funeral Home with Bro. David Allen and Sis. Frances Allen officiating.  Burial with military honors will follow at Memory Lawn Cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 28 at the funeral home.

Lester, 73, and a resident of Natchitoches, passed away Sept. 24, 2020.  He was born Oct. 26, 1946, to Edwin and Margaret Maggio Keeth in Natchitoches.

He proudly served in the U.S. Air Force and was a Vietnam Veteran.  He was a member of the American Legion Post 10 and the VFW Post 1962.  A long-time member of Oasis of Love, he enjoyed fellowship with his church family.  It can be said that Lester never met a stranger and would help anyone in need.  He will be dearly missed.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Darlene Keeth; and parents, Edwin and Margaret Keeth.

He is survived by his sons, Denny Keeth and Donny Keeth and wife Dana; a precious granddaughter that brought him so much joy, Mariah; and sisters, Barbara Ann Mcalister and husband Tommy and Marie Nelson and husband Wayne; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.