WEST MILTON - William Edwin (Ed) Keller, 63 of West Milton, passed away Sunday, Nov. 3,2013, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton. He was born June 9, 1950, in Dayton.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Edwin E. and Kathryn Elizabeth (Shaw) Keller. He will be missed and remembered by his loving wife of 43 years, Helen Margaret (Gifford) Keller; daughters, Angela (Scott) Wahl of Christiansburg, Kathryn Keller and fiance' Mark Boggs of Union, Jennifer Keller of West Milton; grandchildren, Elizabeth, Rebekah and Jacob Wahl; sisters, Peg Myer and Gene Rolf of Pleasant Hill, Bonnie Rolf and Ralph Johnson of Laura, Keley (James) Jones of Quincy; and his special furry pet Duke.
Ed was a 1968 graduate of Colonel White High School and was a master plumber and former owner of William J. Keller Plumbing. He currently was plumbing inspector for the city of Kettering, was a member of Hoffman United Methodist Church, VFW
5434 Men's Auxiliary, West Milton Zoning Board, was on the finance committee at Hoffman UMC, was a former member and past president of West Milton Chamber of Commerce. He was one of the originator's of the downtown Halloween Party, was an avid Harley Davidson Motorcycle enthusiast, enjoyed trains, spending time with his loving children, grandchildren, friends and also enjoyed gardening and roses.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, at Hale-Sarver Family Funeral Home, 284 N. Miami St., West Milton with the Rev. Tim Benkert officiating, burial to follow at Riverside Cemetery, West Milton. Family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. Thursday at Hale-Sarver. In lieu of flowers, a donation account has been set up at Fifth Third Bank, 801 S. Miami St., West Milton, OH 45383 in memory of Ed.