Keith Richards was born on September 12th, 1958 in Chicago, IL. to the union of Lonnie and Marcia Richards. He was educated in the Chicago Catholic Schools. Keith was reunited with childhood sweetheart Toni (Tina) who remained his wife and best friend for forty-two years until he returned home to the Lord. Keith was a loving husband, father, grandfather and uncle. Keith worked various jobs and in 1982-2003 worked at Brach’s Candy Co. until the plant closed. Keith’s parents, grandparents and three sisters Patricia, Laury Anne and Jacqueline Richards preceded him in death. Keith leaves to cherish his memory: His loving and devoted wife of forty-two years Toni (Tina), his three sons Tywane Chicago, IL (Stephanie), Keith Jr. Chicago, IL (Noemi), Erick Chicago, IL (Caitlyn), sister Marcie Naperville, IL, six grandchildren Tywane Jr, Jada, Londyn, Austin, Savannah and Jaxson, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. ** Keith also leaves to cherish his best friend Michael French, a friendship that was never broken, a friend to the end.