Apalachin - Keith W. Stephens, 58, of Apalachin, passed away on July 1, 2019 after a short illness. He was predeceased by his mother, Elaine Joy Stephens and a niece Sarah Stephens. He is survived by his children; Erica Stephens of Nichols, NY, Elijah Stephens of Fort Mill, SC, his father, Albert "Bud" Stephens, of Apalachin, siblings; Mike Stephens, of Apalachin, Shelly (Bill) Efland, of Efland, NC, Kevin Stephens, of Apalachin, several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Keith graduated in 1979 from Owego Free Academy where he played football and wrestled. After graduating he worked on the family farm for many years. He was an avid NY Giants and NY Yankees Fan. Keith will be greatly missed. A memorial service will be held at South Apalachin Baptist Church, 4116 Pennsylvania Ave., Apalachin, NY on Friday at 5 p.m. with the family receiving friends from 3 p.m. until the time of the service at the church. Burial will be at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the South Apalachin Baptist Church in memory of Keith.