Keith E. Oldfield, 75, of Templeton, died Wednesday, October 24, 2018 in Heywood Hospital of Gardner, after being stricken ill at home.
Born in Natick on February 2, 1943, he was the son of the late Harold and Hazel (Boyle) Oldfield.
Keith graduated from Natick High School with the Class of 1961. Following graduation, he served in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War and received the Good Conduct Medal.
Keith was employed by Raytheon Company as an Engineer for several years, retiring in 2003.
Keith was a member of Fisk Memorial United Methodist Church of Natick; and was a member and past President of New England Woodcarvers, Inc.
He enjoyed woodworking, traveling in his RV and working in the yard. Keith treasured spending time with his family and grandchildren. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Keith leaves his wife of 55 years, Regina M. (Felch) Oldfield of Templeton; one son, Kent E. Oldfield and his wife Debby of Fitchburg; one daughter, Kristen M. Comeau and her husband Dan of Westminster; one brother, Stephen L. Oldfield and his wife Janice of Des Moines, Iowa; four grandchildren, Stephen Oldfield and his wife Katie, Ryan Oldfield, Alyssa Oldfield and Zachary Comeau; niece, Rebecca Felch; nephews, Scott, Kevin and Ken Oldfield; and several cousins. Keith was predeceased by his brother, Ronald E. Oldfield.
Funeral Services and burial with full Military Honors will be held Wednesday, November 7th at 2:00 p.m. in the Massachusetts Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 111 Glenallen Street, Winchendon.
There are no calling hours.
Memorial contributions may be made to Montachusett Veterans Outreach Center, Inc., 268 Central Street, Suite A, Gardner, MA 01440.
Boucher Funeral Home, Inc., 110 Nichols Street, Gardner is handling the arrangements.