Keitha Ann Whitlatch, 69, of Long Bottom, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, December 29, 2012, at the St. Mary’s Hospital in Huntington, W.Va. She was born on June 29, 1943, in Point Pleasant, West Virginia, to the late Keith G. and Delores Minnie (Neville) Aeiker Sr. Keitha was a member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary in Mason and she was a retired school bus driver from the Eastern School Local School District.
She is preceded in death by her parents; son, Harlan Dean Whitlatch, Jr.; grandmother, Leona Kay Roach; brothers, Charles Roy Aeiker, Lorraine “Pat” Aeiker; and ex-husband, Harlan Dean Whitlatch.
She is survived by her children, Kathy Ann Miller, Mike (Robin) Whitlatch and Kelly (Greg) Lee; grandchildren, Jessica Irene (John Walkowiak) Jeffers, Ryan Todd Gordon Tripp, Cory (Paige) Whitlatch, Shannon (Jeremy) Banks, Chadd (Amber) Whitlatch, Mika Catherine Whitlatch, Shea Lee, and Sara King; step-grandchildren, Amanda King, Randi King, Rhonda Yost, and Jessica Wagner; great grandchildren, Trenton, Caitlynn , Logan, Kourtenie, C.J., Haley, Jake, Derrick, Emma, Abbigail, Leagh, McKenzie, Adrian, Lexy, Austin, Alysha, Harlee and Briar; brothers, John F. Aeiker, and Keith G. (Lynnette) Aeiker, Jr.; several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, January 3, 2012, at the Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home in Pomeroy with Herschel White officiating. Burial will follow in Meigs Memory Gardens. Visitation for family and friends will be held two hours prior to the funeral service.
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