SULLIVAN ---- Keith Sappenfield, 88, of Sullivan, passed away at 2:38 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, 2003 in Sullivan County Community Hospital.
Born July 17, 1915 in Lyons, he was the son of Jacob W. and Bertie Mynes Sappenfield.
He was a retired employee as a chemist with National Institute of Technology. He was a member of Lyons Christian Church; BPOE 911; and Alpha Chi Sigma.
Survivors include his wife, Helen Southwood Sappenfield of Sullivan; two sons, Keith M. Sappenfield and Eric L. Sappenfield both of Houston, Texas; two daughters, Lynellyn Sappenfield of Kennsington, Md., and Susan S. Coon of Pensacola, FLa.; one brother, Paul Arnold Sappenfield of Franklin; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a grandson, Jacob W. Reed.
Memorial services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday at Banks & Burst Funeral Home in Sullivan with the Rev. David Cox officiating.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until services.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to your favorite charity.