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Keith D. Holden

November 26, 1962 ~ July 9, 2017 (age 54)

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Keith D. "Bald Head Grandpa" Holden, age 54, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Sunday, July 9, 2017 in Kendallville.  Mr. Holden was born on November 26, 1962, in Kendallville, Indiana to Kaye D. and Betty (Brackeen) Holden.  Keith graduated from East Noble High School and then served his country honorably with the United States Army Reserves.  He was employed by Trelleborg in New Haven as a CNC operator.  Keith loved to fish and was an avid fan of the Dallas Cowboys.  He loved to watch NASCAR.  He was known as the "Bald Head Grandpa," and it was fitting for how his greatest passion in life was his grandchildren.  Keith enjoyed spending his time coaching baseball, softball, and football.  He was the coach for all of his children during their younger years.  He always enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
Survivors include:
Mother, Betty Holden of Kendallville.
Son, Erich and Bryttany Holden of Auburn.
Daughter, Kristine and Paul Dewitt of West Columbia, South Carolina.
Son, Zach Holden of Kendallville.
Daughter, Whittany and Aaron Kitchen of Kendallville.
Grandchildren: Lucy, Peyton, Griffin and Harper Kitchen, Abrianna Holden, Evelyn and Logan Dewitt, and Aidlyn Holden.
Brother, Kenny and Sherry Holden of Laotto.
Brother, Karl Holden of Kendallville.
Sister, Karen Trowbridge of Kendallville.

Burial will take place at Orange Cemetery on Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 11:00am.
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Arrangements entrusted to Hite Funeral Home of Kendallville. 

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