Keith Weber, 66

Keith Weber, 66, of Chester, passed away Sunday, March 24, 2019 at Ohio State University Hospital in Columbus. Born August 17, 1952 in Pomeroy, Ohio, he was the son of the late Norman and Vera Larkins Weber.

Keith was employed as a Transportation Manager 2 for the State of Ohio Department of Transportation for 33 years. He was a 1970 graduate of Eastern High School and a member of the Shade River Masonic Lodge 453 F&AM in Chester. He loved playing the drums and was the drummer for the High Country Band and the Dwight Icenhower Promised Land Band. 

He is survived by his soulmate and wife Marcella Hartman Weber; four sons Michael (Jessica), Joshua (Christie), Jeremy (Sheena) and Derek (Kia); nine grandchildren, Kiera (David), Tysen, Eric, Kelsey, Ryan, Kass, Mason, Teagan, Rhys; one great-grandson Tristin; one brother Charles (Judy) one sister Vida (Doug) and several nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be Wednesday, 11 a.m. at Chester Cemetery with Pastor Mark Nix officiating. Calling hours will be Tuesday evening from 6-8 p.m. at the Ewing-Schwarzel Funeral Home in Pomeroy. Masonic services will be held at 7:45 p.m. by the Shade River Masonic Lodge. Friends are encouraged to sign the online guestbook at