Della Mary Keeler
Della Mary Keeler passed away on Monday, August 12, 2019, surrounded by her loving family.
She was raised in the Nashville area and graduated from Nashville High School in 1947 and married Lawrence “Honk” Keeler in that same year. Together they raised six children: Stuart (Barb), Deborah (Rich), Patricia (Bob), Dale (Linda), Timothy (Roxann), and Lisa (Jerry). Della taught Sunday School at the Presbyterian Church, was a Bluebird Leader, and active with Jr. Bowling.
Della volunteered at many places including Meals-on-Wheels with the COA, Pennock Hospital gift shop, and together with her husband provided catering services through the Moose Lodge. She enjoyed sewing, quilting, knitting, and spending time with her children and grandchildren who she loved equally.
Della is survived by all her children; 16 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; sisters, Kathy Stout, Sharon Meade, and Linda Dobson; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, and three sisters.
Honoring her wishes, cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019 at 2 p.m. at Lauer Family Funeral Homes, 1401 N. Broadway in Hastings, Michigan.
The family requests in lieu of flowers, you consider a memorial contribution to the Commission on Aging or charity of your choice. Please share condolences at www.lauerfh.com.