Myrtle M. Hendricks Keller Obituary

PIERCETON - Mrs. Oliver (Myrtle) Keller, 90, a lifetime resident of the community, died of complications following an illness of three years at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Pierceton Nursing Home.

She was born Feb. 28, 1877 at Pierceton to Samuel and Sarah Jane (Forstyh)[sic] Hendricks. On July 5, 1898 she was united in marriage to Oliver Keller who preceded her in death July 23, 1957.

Mrs. Keller was a charter member of the Pierceton Baptist Church and a member of the John Murray Women's Relief Corps.

Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Jacob R. (Erma) Knull, Englewood, Colo., Mrs. Baxter (Mabel) Reed, Jamestown, Ind.; six grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews in the Pierceton community.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the Spangle Funeral Home. Rev. J. W. Jones will officiate and interment will be in the Hillcrest cemetery.

Friends will be received at the funeral home from 2 p.m. Saturday until the hour of the service on Sunday.

Warsaw Times-Union, March 10, 1967 (Warsaw, Indiana)

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