Born April 2, 1960, in Hagerstown, MD, he is the son of Ray Clark and the late Geneva (Shank) Clark.
Keith was a 1978 graduate of Clear Spring High School where he played tenor sax in the band, jazz band, and served as the drum major during his senior year.
He was a lifetime member of the Salem Reformed Church where he sang bass in the choir and co-taught first and second grade Sunday school classes.
Keith was a lifelong dairy farmer at Sky Wind Farm in Mercersburg, PA. He served as a state officer in the FFA from 1978 to 1979, was a member of the MD State Farm Bureau, and was in 4H while in high school.
He was proud of his Yorkshire pigs and flower gardens. Music was a lifelong passion with an emphasis on the saxophone. Keith had a big heart. His greatest pride were his two daughters and being called “Pappy.”
Keith is survived by two daughters, Amanda Sullivan and husband, Matthew of Clear Spring, and Caitlin Cornell and husband, Brian of Mercersburg, PA; two sisters, Melinda Galvin and husband, Dennis, of Hagerstown and Sandra Repp and husband, Joe, of Clear Spring; brother, Eddie Clark and wife, Annette, of Clear Spring; grandchildren, Ava and Ella Sullivan and Grant and Kennedy Cornell; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Services will be held on Monday, February 3, 2020, at 11 a.m at Salem Reformed Church, 13182 Salem Church Road , Hagerstown, Md. Pastor Eric Cox will officiate. Interment will follow in the adjoining church cemetery .
The family will receive friends at Donald Edwin Thompson Funeral Home, Inc., 13607 National Pike Clear Spring, MD on Sunday from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. For the convenience of friends, you may visit the funeral home after noon.
Memorial donations may be made to Salem Reformed Church, 13182 Salem Church Road, Hagerstown, MD 21740.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.thompsonfhinc.com.
Donald Edwin Thompson Funeral Home, Inc. is honored to serve the family.