Batson, Robert "Keith" - Peacefully at the Brantford General Hospital on Monday, January 8th, 2018 in his 87th year. Beloved husband of Joanne for 52 years. Loving father of Cathi (Wayne) and Doug (Kristy). Grandfather of Oscar and Nora. Caring uncle of many nieces and nephews. Keith was an employee of Barber Ellis for 47 years and was a longtime member of Arrowdale Golf Course. Friends will be received at the BECKETT-GLAVES FAMILY FUNERAL CENTRE, 88 Brant Avenue on Thursday from 12- 1 p.m. A Celebration of Keith's life will be held in the chapel on Thursday at 1 p.m. Cremation has taken place. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated. Donations, condolences and live funeral webcasting are available online at www.beckettglaves.com. A tree will be planted in memory of Keith in the Beckett-Glaves Memorial Forest.