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Zachary T. Keiser

• Updated Aug 22, 2019 at 4:21 PM

TOLEDO — Zachary T. Keiser, age 29, of Toledo, Ohio, passed away in Curtice, Ohio, on Tuesday, August 20, 2019. He was born in Norwalk, Ohio, on July 11, 1990, to Todd M. Keiser and Patty L. (Gullett) Ratcliffe. Zach was raised in Willard and had attended Willard High School. Having loved his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ first and foremost, he went onto study at the Reformers Unanimous Recovery Ministries Men's School of Discipleship in Rockford, Illinois, where he graduated in 2017. He then attended Lincoln Electric Welding School in Cleveland, Ohio, where he graduated in 2019.

Zach was a lifetime fan of the Greenbay Packers, Ohio State Buckeyes, Cincinnati Reds, Cleveland Indians and Cleveland Cavaliers. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, playing video games, playing football, baseball, and basketball and going to sporting events. He also enjoyed wood working, trapping, and gardening with his grandpa, Nolan Gullett.

Left to cherish his memory are his parents, Mark and Patty (Gullett) Ratcliffe, and Todd Keiser; siblings, Ashley (Matthew) Thomas, Addison Keiser, Erica Devlin, Nicholas (Sarah) Bailey, Tabitha (Corey) Danhoff, Jeremy Ratcliffe, Jon Lucas, Mark Ratcliffe Jr.; nieces and nephews, Weston and Wyatt Thomas, Braylon, Hanah, and Carson Bailey; aunts and uncles, Steve (Rita) Gullett, Brenda Parker, Vickie (Ted) Putt, Becky (Bryan) Ousley, Shelly (Ashish) Das, and Matthew Ratcliffe; cousins, Chad and Matthew Gullett, Katie Newby, Michael Cook, Holly Wiles, Travis and Morgan Putt, Shanise, Bryce, and Benjamin Ousley, Grace, Christian, and Daniel Das; and grandmother, Amelia Faye Gullett.

Zach was preceded in death by his sister, Alyson Keiser; cousin, Crystal Cook; an uncle, Brian Scott Keiser; and grandparents, Nolan and Betty (Harvey) Gullett.

The family asks that anyone with alcohol, depression or opioid addiction, to please seek professional help.

Family and friends may gather at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard, on Friday, August 23, 2019, from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Visitation will continue on Saturday, August 24, 2019, at the Willard Church of God, from 10:00 AM, until the time of funeral services at 11:00 AM, with Pastor Steve Burkhalter officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery in New Haven. Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Zachary Keiser, to RU Recovery, 333 East State Street, Suite 201, Rockford, Illinois; phone number: 815-986-0460. Online condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting www.secorfuneralhomes.com

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