Houston: Keith, a resident of R.R.#4 Dresden, passed away peacefully at Fairfield Park, Wallaceburg on Friday, November 29, 2013 at the age of 79. Born in Dawn Twp., son of the late Robert and Charlotte (Langrell) Houston. Keith was the first Mayor of Dawn Twp., and also served  as a councilman, Deputy Reeve and Reeve. Beloved husband of Shirley (McKerrall) Houston. Loving father of Stephen Houston (Julie) of Chatham, and Karen Vandecaveye (Brian) of Wyoming. Loving grandpa of Grayson, Andrew and Hayley. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by sisters Grace Adams, Doris Jackson, and Lois Arnold. The Houston family will receive friends at the Badder Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 679 North St., Dresden on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9pm. The funeral service will be held in the chapel of the funeral home on Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 11am with Rev. Linda McFadden officiating. Interment Dresden Cemetery. Donations may be made at the funeral home by cheque to the Chatham-Kent Hospice (cheques made payable to St. Andrews Residence memo line C-K Hospice) or Dresden Food Bank. Online condolences and donations may be left at

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