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Clarence E. "Walker" Keeler
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Obituary for Clarence E. "Walker" Keeler

Age 97 of Maple Grove Township passed away on Monday, October 9, 2017 at Medilodge of Montrose.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00am on Friday, October 13, 2017 at St. Michael Catholic Church with Fr. Robert Byrne officiating. Burial will follow at St. Michael's Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Nelson-House Funeral Homes Martin Chapel on Thursday, October 12 from11:00am to 8:00pm, with a Vigil service at 7:00pm, and also at the church on Friday from 10:00am until the service.

Clarence was born on October 1, 1920 to Albert and Mary (Yaklin) Keeler in Maple Grove Township. He served in the United States Navy during World War II. He married Lucille Wenzlick on February 12, 1944 at Our Lady Catholic Church in Chesaning; they celebrated 73 years of marriage this year.

Clarence worked for Peet Packing for much of life. He loved being outdoors, whether farming, hunting, gardening, or fishing on Houghton Lake. He also enjoyed playing cards, and he was part of a card club for many years. Above all, he loved spending time with his family and friends.

Clarence is survived by his loving wife, Lucille; his children, Gary (Lois) Keeler, Sue (Tom) Quaderer, and Dale (Janice) Keeler; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

He is predeceased by his son, Robert Keeler, his parents, and all of his siblings.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the wishes of the family.


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Visitation

Thursday

12

Oct

11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Martin Chapel

316 W. Broad Street
Chesaning, MI 48616

Vigil service at 7:00pm

Visitation

Friday

13

Oct

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
St. Michael Catholic Church of Maple Grove

17994 Lincoln Rd.
New Lothrop, Michigan 48460

Service

Friday

13

Oct

11:00 AM
St. Michael Catholic Church of Maple Grove

17994 Lincoln Rd.
New Lothrop, Michigan 48460

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