NEW MADISON — Keith E. Fourman, 74, of New Madison, Ohio, passed away on Friday, Sept. 11, 2015, at Lane Park in Sidney, Ohio. Keith was born on May 6, 1941, in Darke County, Ohio, to the late Kenneth and Thelma (Shumaker) Fourman.
Keith worked as a farmer his whole life, a 1960 graduate of New Madison Schools. He attended Castine Church of the Brethren.
In addition to his parents, Keith is preceded in death by his son, Kent “Skippy” Fourman.
Keith is survived by his wife, Sharon Fourman of New Madison; daughter, Jodi and Randy Mikesell of New Madison; grandchildren, Austin and Raya Mikesell and Cody Fourman, all of New Madison; brother, Ronald Fourman of Greenville; daughter-in-law, Denise Fourman of New Madison; sisters, Janice and Robert Keller of Seminole, Florida, Ann Eadler of Greenville, Ohio, and his twin sister Karol and Larry Gilfillan of Clayton, Indiana and many nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be held on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. in Greenmound Cemetery, New Madison, Ohio, with the Rev. Greg Hyre officiating. Family requests in lieu of flowers contributions be given to New Madison Fire Department, Castine Church of the Brethren or Heartland Hospice. Family also request you dress as Keith would have dressed, farm attire. Arrangements are entrusted to Braund Pope Funeral Home in New Madison. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.braundpope.com