Salem – Randy C. Kelch, 50 of W. Calla Road, passed away Wednesday at his residence.
Randy was born September 29, 1962 in Youngstown, a son of the Rita Torrence Kelch Mentz, and has been employed as a driver with area freight firms. He was a graduate of Lisbon High School.
In addition to his mother of Lisbon, he is survived by his faithful friend, Donna Ricketts; two sisters, Rhonda Flory, Riverview, FL and Renee (David) Jonassen, Pembroke Pines, FL; three nephews, Kyle (Angela) Flory, Macedonia, Dustin (Erin) Snay, Clearwater, FL, and Jordan Snay, Columbiana; and a niece, Kelly Flory, Riverview, FL. He also leaves two aunts, Doll Kelch and Trish (Jim) Moore.
He was preceded in death by his father, Roger Kelch, his step-father, Rich Mentz, his grandparents, Josephine and Emory Torrence, and George and Irene Kelch, and an uncle, Don Kelch.
A memorial service will held at a later date. Arrangements were with the Oliver-Linsley Funeral Home, East Palestine.