Keith Reinhart

Keith L. Reinhart, 74, of Scranton, passed away on Sept. 1 at his home in Scranton with his wife Ruby at his bedside.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sept. 4 at the Church of Christ in Scranton, with Pastor Bob McKnight officiating.  

Organist for the service will be Laura McKnight. Casket bearers will be Keith’s grandchildren, and honorary casket bearer will be Avery Reinhart.  

Burial will be in the Merle Hay Memorial Cemetery near Glidden.

Visitation will be held at the Church of Christ in Scranton one hour prior to the service. 

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Dahn and Woodhouse Funeral Home in Scranton, and online condolences may be left for Keith’s family at

Keith was born on June 11, 1946, in Cherokee, and was the son of Frank Leroy Jr. and Beulah Louise (Freesh) Reinhart.  He grew up in the Cherokee area until his family moved to Coon Rapids in 1965.

Keith learned at an early age to drive semi, driving with his dad. He then became a mechanic working at Lou Walsh Motors for several years before he owned and operated Keith’s Auto Service in Glidden. He also worked for Glidden-Ralston Schools, Paul and Wayne’s Good Year as a mechanic. Keith once again turned to truck driving, he was a truck owner/operator hauling mail for the U.S. Postal Service until his retirement.

Keith is survived by his wife, Ruby Reinhart, of Scranton; his children and their families: son Monte Reinhart, of Mount Dora, Fla.; son Rick Toms (Mary Jo), of Glidden; son John Toms (Cathy), of Glidden; daughter Lori Kinman (Shawn), of Norwalk; and daughter Dianna Ohnemus (Joe), of Norwalk; 12 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; two sisters: Elaine Peebles (Don), of Clermont, Fla., and Jeanette Sargent (Chet), of Scranton; his brother, Leslie Reinhart, of Jefferson;  three nieces; and many other extended family members and good friends.

Keith was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Beulah Reinhart; and his son, Matthew Reinhart, in 1999.

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