July 31, 1922 - November 5, 2014

 

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, November 10, 2014 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in St. Cloud for Marion L. Keller, age 92, of St. Cloud who passed away on Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at the St. Cloud Hospital. Reverend Thomas Knoblach will officiate. Burial will take place in Calvary Cemetery in St. Cloud.

Family and friends may call from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Sunday and after 9:00 a.m. on Monday at the Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud. Parish prayers will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home.

Marion was born on July 31, 1922 in St. Cloud to Valentine and Sophie (Dahinden) Theisen. She married Wendelin P. “Windy” Keller on April 28, 1942 at St. Mary’s Cathedral in St. Cloud. Marion was a homemaker all of her life, raising 14 children with her husband. She was a member of St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, the Legion of Mary, Christian Women, Daughters of Isabella, was past president of the VFW Post #428 Auxiliary, and was also a member of the Waite Park American Legion Silver Star Unit #428 Auxiliary, Disabled American Veterans, and a strong supporter of St. Lawrence Seminary.

She enjoyed bowling, playing cards, bingo, and trips up North. Marion especially treasured all the time spent with her family.

She is survived by her children, Ken (Pat) Keller of Minneapolis, Duane Keller of Rice, Karen (Jerry) Kramber of Foley, Jerome (Judy) Keller of Foley, David (Robyn) Keller of Phoenix, AZ, Kathy (Ron) Fink of Sauk Rapids, Mary (Gene) Bierschbach of Clearwater, John (Marge) Keller of St. Cloud, Linda Schleicher of Waite Park, Wendy (Fred) Klein, Dan Keller, Allen (Julie) Keller, Ron (Kim) Keller all of St. Cloud; 32 grandchildren; 43 great grandchildren; four great great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

Marion was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Windy; son, Darrell; sisters and brother, Ruth, Eugene, and Marcella.