Colleen Mary Keirle, 62, of Westminster, died Monday, May 12, 2014, at home.
Born June 17, 1951, in Baltimore, she was the daughter of the late William Edison Graham and Mary Louise Prestianni Ruskell. She was the wife of Gary Bruce Keirle, her husband of 42 years.
She was a graduate of Mount de Sales Academy and worked in finance until becoming ill in 1998. She enjoyed cooking, dancing, gardening and spending quality time with family and friends.
Surviving, in addition to her husband, are a son, Seth Matthew Keirle, of Westminster; a daughter, Katie Lee Keirle, of Westminster; guardian and uncle Sam and wife Bobbi Prestianni, of Howard County; brother William and wife Diane Graham, of New Hampshire; sister Michelle and husband Hank Smith, of Graysonville; a brother-in-law, Ron McGowan, of Centreville; and numerous other relatives.
She was predeceased by a sister, Janice McGowan.
A private service was held for her husband and children. A celebration of life will be held at a later date for family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Carroll Hospice, www.carrollhospice.org
; or Wounded Warrior Project, www.woundedwarriorproject.org
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