Obituaries: Keith E. Morehouse

Keith E. Morehouse, 75, of Bristol, husband of Charlotte (Johnston) Morehouse, died at his home with his loving family at his side on Sunday, November 27, 2016. Keith was born on May 12, 1941 in Fort Fairfield, ME and was a son of the late William and Myrtle (McCall) Morehouse. He resided in Terryville before moving to Bristol two years ago and retired from New Departure-Hyatt Division of General Motors. Keith was a member of the Heritage United Pentecostal Church, Bristol. In addition to his wife, Keith is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Reverend Brian and Patricia Morehouse of Waycross, GA; two daughters and a son-in-law, Valerie and Paul Pelletier of Bristol and Fayetta Morehouse of Terryville; an adopted daughter, Linda Tambling of Terryville; three brothers and two sisters-in-law, William and Edie Morehouse of Ontario, Canada, Russell and Joyce Morehouse of New Brunswick, Canada, and Norman Morehouse of Augusta, ME; two sisters, Barbara Gorneau of Augusta, ME, and Lillian Jakubiak of West Palm Beach, FL; seven grandchildren, Alyssa Keith, Selina Brinkley, Jynell Keith, Michael Keith, Devin Brinkley, Trevor Morehouse, and India Morehouse; a great grandson, Chase Mayo; two step granddaughters, Shelby Levesque and Heather Michaud; and many nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Keith was predeceased by four brothers, Phillip, Glenwood, Elwood, and Otho Morehouse and two sisters, Mary Gogan and Rowena Lawless. Funeral services will be held on Friday (December 2, 2016) at 11 AM at Heritage United Pentecostal Church, 48 Lewis St., Bristol, with Pastor David MacDonald officiating.  Burial will follow in Peacedale Cemetery, Bristol. Relatives and friends may call at Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Ave., Bristol, on Thursday between 6 and 8 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Heritage United Pentecostal Church, 48 Lewis St., Bristol, CT 06010. Please visit Keith’s memorial web-site at www.FUNKFUNERALHOME.commorehouse-keith_0001