Carl H. Keppen, 88, of Chippewa Township went to be with his Lord Monday, March 2, 2020 at Heritage Valley Hospital, Beaver.
Carl was born October 31, 1931 in Big Beaver Borough to the late Charles Keppen and Bertha (Householder) Keppen Kerns. He graduated from Beaver Falls High School in 1949. He was a veteran of the United States Army having served during the Korean War. He retired from Babcock and Wilcox Tubular Products after 34 years in Yard Shipping as an Engineer. He was a member of Christian Assembly Church in Industry, Beaver Falls American Legion Post 261 and Rock of Salvation Prison Ministry.
He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Betty ( Kessler ) Keppen, a son and daughter in law, David and Susan (Gibson)Keppen; And three daughters; Debra Bartholow, Denise and the late Glenn Godwin, Chippewa Township, and Patricia and Dale Williams in Nebraska; 13 grandchildren; 14 great – grandchildren; a brother and sister-in-law, Donald and Ann Keppen in New Jersey and a sister, Carol Crook, Bath, OH.
Friends will be received Thursday from 4:00 to 8:00 P.M. and Friday from 10:00 A.M. until the time of service at 11:00 A.M. in the HILL AND KUNSELMAN FUNERAL HOME, 3801 Fourth Avenue, College Hill, Beaver Falls. Pastor Doug Myers of Unionville United Methodist Church will officiate.
Private interment will be in the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies.
Military honors will be conducted by the Beaver County Special Unit, Friday at 10:50 A.M. in the funeral home.
To plant a tree in memory of Carl H. Keppen, please visit our tribute store.