Keith W. Carroll
“Beloved Son, Father & Grandfather”
Mr. Keith William Carroll, 63, of Waterbury, passed away Tuesday, April 29, 2014, at the VITAS Innovative Hospice Care Unit at St. Mary’s Hospital, after a brief illness, with his family at his side.
Keith was born in Waterbury on August 16, 1950, son of Lenus W. and Frances (Taylor) Carroll. He served his country honorably in the United States Navy during the Vietnam Conflict. He was a bus driver for Northeast Transportation for 30 years before his retirement and was a police officer for the town of Prospect for over 15 years. He loved cooking, watching movies and baseball, and truly enjoyed family gatherings and time spent with his children and grandchildren.
Keith leaves behind his mother, Frances Carroll of Prospect; two sons Keith Taylor Carroll of South Carolina and Evan Emery Carroll of Waterbury; a daughter, Kristi Lee Serrano and her husband Mickey of Florida; four brothers, Lenus W.“Lenny” Carroll, Jr. of Prospect, Kenneth Carroll and his wife Bev of Pennsylvania, Kent “Bub” Carroll of Prospect, Kendall Carroll and his wife Denise of Oakville; four sisters, Velva Eileen Carroll of Waterbury, Donna "Peanie" Brown and her husband John of Bethlehem, Vivien “Bunnie” Carroll of North Carolina and Kolleen Gillis and her husband Bob of Prospect; six grandchildren, Jehryn, Ayanah, Kehdyn, Keith, Chelsea and Taylor as well as 24 nieces and nephews. Besides his father, Lenus W. Carroll, Sr., he was predeceased by two brothers, Creig “Randy” Carroll and Kim Carroll.
Arrangements: A Service will be held at Chase Parkway Memorial/The Albini Family Funeral Home, 430 Chase Parkway. Calling hours will be held Saturday, from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home. A burial with military honors will take place on Tuesday, May 6, 12:00 p.m. directly at Calvary Cemetery.