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Carol Y. Keller – Obituary

Name: Carol Y. Keller

Age: 85

Born: 01-23-1933

Died: 05-05-2018

Daniel Funeral Home, St. Cloud, Minnesota

St. Anthony's Catholic Church, St. Cloud, Minnesota

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in St. Cloud for Carol Y. Keller, age 85, of St. Augusta who passed away on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at the St. Cloud Hospital surrounded by her family. Reverend Thomas Knoblach will officiate. Entombment will take place at Assumption Cemetery Mausoleum in St. Cloud.

Family and friends may call from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday at the Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud and one hour prior to services at the church on Thursday. Parish prayers will be held at 5:00 pm. on Wednesday at the funeral home.

Carol was born on January 23, 1933 in St. Cloud, Minnesota to Jerome and Lorraine (Krippner) Schwinden. She married Vernold “Dick” Keller on October 27, 1951 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in St. Cloud. Carol was a member of the V.F.W. Post #428 Auxiliary, the Waite Park American Legion Unit #428 Auxiliary and Daughters of Isabella.

Carol enjoyed playing cards, fishing, camping, flowers, pulling the garden hose around the yard, and going to get her hair done.

She is survived by her husband; children, Karla Ehlinger of St. Augusta, Jeffrey (Linda) of Dalton, Lori (Mark) Jordet of St. Augusta, and Lisa (Terry Kazeck) Keller of Sauk Rapids; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and brother, Gary (Diane) Schwinden of St. Joseph.

Carol was preceded in death by her parents.

A Special Thank You to the Staff of CentraCare for all the wonderful care given to Carol during this time.

Guestbook for Carol Y. Keller

May 8, 2018, 2:15 pm
I am so sorry for your loss. May the words of our loving heavenly Father bring your family comfort and strength during this most difficult time as He promises to bring our loved ones back to life in a perfect world where there will be no more suffering or death (John 5:28-29 & Revelation 21:4).
Kare Laudenbach Timman
, Friend
May 8, 2018, 2:50 am
I had opportunity to babysit for your family years ago. Just loved your mom. She was always so kind and beautiful.
Bryan and Paula Brown
, Neighbors
May 7, 2018, 4:36 pm
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this most difficult time. I have many memories of Carol from living next to Lori & Mark. She was such a loving women. You have our deepest sympathies.
Bob, Julie, Madison and Max
May 7, 2018, 2:26 pm
Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family. Although there are no words to help alleviate your pain, we hope knowing that so many wish you healing prayers and peace will be of some comfort in the days ahead. We hold you all tightly and please know you are in our thoughts and prayers. Bob, Julie, Madison and Max Henne
Jim & Pam Markfort
, Nephew
May 7, 2018, 12:41 am
We were so very sorry to hear of Carol's passing. Our sympathies to Uncle Dick & family. In time the heart heals. May your memories give you strength to get thru this difficult time. I have many memories I will cherish forever. May she rest in peace.

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