Vandle R. "Budgie" Keaton, Jr., 59, of Amma

Vandle R. "Budgie" Keaton, Jr., 59, of Amma, went to Heaven on Saturday, June 9, 2018.

Budgie was born March 28, 1959 at Spencer, the son of Vandle and Rose Keaton of Looneyville.

He loved spending time with family, especially his grandchildren. He was a member of the IUOE, Local 132.

In addition to his parents, survivors include his wife of 19 years, Linda Keaton; daughter Aimee Keaton of Left Hand; stepdaughter and son-in-law, Melissa and Steve Kershner of New London, Ohio; stepson, David Sutton of Tariff; grandson, Ryan Keaton; step grandchildren, Brett, Brooke and Jailynn Kershner; sisters, Rhonda Leach, June Keaton, Jean Keaton, Cathy Keaton and Lisa Gandee; several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his sister, Robin Keaton Starcher.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, June 13 at the John H. Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer. Burial will be in the Moore-Keaton Cemetery, Left Hand. The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

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