Keith Lamoine Resler, 85

Keith Lamoine Resler, 85, of Wabash,  died at 5:05 p.m., Saturday, July 18, 2015, at his son's home in Mason, Ohio.  He was born Feb. 1, 1930, to Floyd and Edith (Keith) Resler.

Keith was a 1949 graduate of Chili High School.  He married Judy Smith in Wabash County on May 6, 1962; she died May 21, 2012.  He worked at U.S. Gypsum, now Thermafiber, and also for Halderman Real Estate both of Wabash.  Keith was a member of Treaty Church of Christ and a former member of Bachelor Creek Church of Christ.  He enjoyed working, woodworking, landscaping, and loved working with his hands.

He is survived by two children, Floyd (Linda) Resler of Mason, and Brenda Drounette of Wabash, six grandchildren, Shelby Carter of Mason, Kristen (Isaiah) Hruby of Hamilton, Ohio, Joshua Kelly of Goshen, Hayley Kelly of Wabash, Katrina Barfell of Mishawaka, and Emily Drounette of Wabash; five great-grandchildren, Jazmyn Kelly of Wabash, Cole Klingerman of Mishawaka, Alexis Kelly of Goshen, Nakota Kelly of Wabash, and Faith Barfell of Mishawaka.

He was also preceded in death by his parents and one sister.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Friday, July 24, 2015, at Treaty Church of Christ, 6793 S 50 E, Wabash, with Doug Oakes, minister, officiating.  Burial will be in Gardens of Memory Cemetery, Marion.  Friends may call 1 -2 pm, Friday at the church. Arrangements by Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Wabash.

Preferred memorial is Wabash County Cancer Society.

The memorial guest book for Keith may be signed at


Posted on 2015 Jul 21