October 17, 1941 - April 29, 2017
Carmen Keith, nee Batalon, age 75 of Joliet, formerly of Northlake, Brookfield, Aurora and Chicago, passed away peacefully, Saturday, April 29, 2017 at Presence St. Joseph Hospital after a courageous battle with Pancreatic Cancer. She was born October 17, 1941 in the Philippines to the loving late parents, Margarito and Salud Batalon. Beloved wife of the late Freddie Keith, wedded on March 23, 1978. Adored sister of Lolita (Oscar) Cardenas and her cherished nieces, Charmaine Cardenas and Geraldine Velasquez and her dear friend Helen Amador and family, whom Carmen was like a second mother. Carmen loved to play the slots, especially at her favorite spot, Grand Victoria Casino! She will forever be loved by her family, especially her dog, Princess. .
Interment is private. Future memorial services are being planned in the Philippines.