CHARLTON – Keith M. Cuthbertson, 49, died unexpectedly on Saturday, January 2, 2021. He is survived by his mother, Terri A. (McQuiston) Ballon and her husband Jimmy of Oxford; his sister, Tina M. Chevalier and her husband Keith of Ware, and their son Keith; his lifelong friend, Jeffrey D. Clarkson and his wife Dawn of Oxford, and their children, his goddaughter Gabrielle, Olivia, Kellen, and his best buddy Quinn; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was born in Worcester and lived in Charlton for 20 years. Mr. Cuthbertson graduated from Oxford High School in 1990 and received his bachelor’s degree from Worcester State University in 1996.
Mr. Cuthbertson was a registered nurse at St. Vincent Hospital in Worcester. Previously, he worked at AdCare Hospital in Worcester for 18 years and was the nurse manager at Marlboro Hospital for 3 years. He played football and basketball for Oxford High School, and played football for Worcester State University. He enjoyed going to concerts, playing fantasy football, traveling, and especially loved to spend time at the beach. He will be remembered as a smart, generous man, who donated to anyone in need and always had time to spend with his nephew and “adopted” nephews and nieces.
Services will be private. Burial will be private at North Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in memory of Keith Cuthbertson to support cancer research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284, or www.dana-farber.org/gift. Paradis-Givner Funeral Home in Oxford is directing the arrangements.