‹ Return to Current Obituaries

Order Flowers now for guaranteed delivery before Keith's visitation.

Keith G. "Coach" Gadsby

Keith G. “Coach” Gadsby, 68 of Worth Twp, Stoneboro, passed away on December 7, 2021 at his residence. He was born on June 8, 1953 to Orville and the late Jean (Kilgore) Gadsby. He was a 1972 graduate of Lakeview High School and a 1976 graduate of Thiel College. While at Thiel he studied business and was a member of the wrestling team. Wrestling was very important to Keith and he was a wrestling coach for Lakeview and a wrestling official for many years.

Keith was a member of Sandy Lake Wesleyan Church. He enjoyed hunting, farming, and being outdoors. He enjoyed helping others and was well known in his community and close to many. He was very proud of his four boys and adored his grandchildren and they were his world.

Keith married his beloved wife, Cathy (Campbell) Gadsby on September 2, 1972, she survives at home. The couple would have celebrated 50 years of marriage next year. He is also survived by his father, Orville, sons Jason (Cassie) Gadsby, Justin (Jessica) Gadsby, Adam Gadsby, and Tim (fiancé Kasey) Gadsby, all of Stoneboro, grandchildren Garrett, Grace, and Jackson Gadsby, Cassidy (Jayna) Gonzalez, Julia, and Josie Gadsby, and Reese Gadsby, sister Karen Gadsby, brother John (Ginny) Gadsby, brothers-in-law Eddie (Maxine) Campbell and Dave (Tamara) Campbell, sister-in-law Linda (Dale) Chisolm, and dear friend/cuz, Ryan McConnell.

In addition to his mother Keith was preceded in death by his mother and father-in-law, Phyllis and Ed Campbell.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Rose and Black Funeral Home, Inc. Stoneboro & Sandy Lake.

Funeral services will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Keith’s name to the Mercer County 4-H Scholarship Fund, 463 N. Perry Hwy, Mercer, PA 16137.

Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.RoseAndBlackFH.com

To plant memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Keith Gadsby, please visit our flower store.


A candle was lit in memory of Keith Gadsby

Fairlight dennison Jan 24 2022 6:04 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Keith Gadsby

Terry Armstrong Dec 19 2021 7:21 PM

Cathy and family,
I am so sorry for your loss. Our sympathy and prayers are with you and your family during this most difficult time.
Cheston and Mary Jane Yard

Mary Jane Yard Dec 13 2021 8:21 AM

Though I haven't seen Keith in years I still have all the great memories of working on the farm with Him and John when I was a kid. I still remember the time Keith sprayed me with liquid manure when I was riding by him on my motorcycle.

Eddie Custer Dec 12 2021 10:08 AM

We were so sorry and saddened to learn of Keith's passing. He was a great man and one of the nicest people we have ever known. He truly made a difference in our community and will be greatly missed. Please know that our love, thoughts, prayers, and deepest sympathy are with you at this sad and difficult time. Wishing you comfort and peace as you remember the many happy times you shared...
Keith and Rosalyn Miller

Rosalyn A Miller Dec 12 2021 9:39 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Keith Gadsby

Bobbie Dec 11 2021 2:03 AM

Cathy, boys, family, we have shared so many good times over the years , my kids all got the biggest kick out of being around Kieth when they were younger. He always treated me like one of his own. So many good memories of when he and I coached together. My heart goes out to all of you, and so very sorry for your loss.

John hogue Dec 10 2021 2:19 PM

So sorry for your loss . He will be missed. MY deepest sympathy to Cathy and family.

Joan Clayton Dec 10 2021 7:30 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Keith Gadsby

Debra Brown Dec 9 2021 9:42 PM

Gadsby Family: Our Deepest Sympathy for your loss ...keeping all of you in our thoughts and prayers.

Karen and Bill Swift Dec 9 2021 9:35 PM

Show More Entries