KEITH, Mirjam “Marian” Susanna (nee Saranpaa) – Age 81 of Petrolia, passed away on Monday, June 4, 2012 at Bluewater Health – C.E.E. Site, Petrolia. Beloved wife of Donald Robert Keith of Petrolia. Loving mother of Marie (Larry) Bilodeau of New Zealand, Frank Kryskow of Calgary, Paul (Dianne) Kryskow of Sarnia and Mike (Nona) Kryskow of Sarnia.  Dear step-mother of Suzanne (Brian) Wright, Brian (Sheila) Keith, Lynn (John) Evans and Stewart Keith. Cherished grandmother of Jessica Kryskow, Rachel Kryskow, Christopher Bilodeau, Mike Bilodeau, Jordon Kryskow, Katelin Kryskow, Rita Mord-Kryskow, Laura Spiers, Stephen Mathers. Great-grandmother of 4. Dear sister of Esko (Marilyn) Saranpaa and Eric (late Wendy) Saranpaa. Survived by brother-in-law Ken (late Shirley) Arnold, sisters-in-law Pat (Ken) Smith and Barb (Gordon) Leaper as well as several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by husbands Mike Kryskow Sr. and Jack Atkinson, sons Richard Kryskow and Phillip Kryskow.

Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL CHAPELS, Brigden on Thursday, June 7, 2012 from 7:00 to 9:00pm.

Funeral Service will be held on Friday, June 8, 2012 at 11:00am from the funeral home. Rev. Jill Rogers officiating. Burial of ashes in Bear Creek Cemetery.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Sarnia Humane Society.

Memories and condolences may be sent online at Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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