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KECKLER, Viola M. 85, of Hessel, MI, died Nov. 15, 2012 in Sault Ste. Marie, MI. She was born Jan. 24, 1927 in Verona, OH, the daughter of Otis Lee Sensenbaugh and Sadie (Waymire) Sensenbaugh. Viola lived most of her life in Kettering, OH. She married Charles Eugene Keckler on Mar. 4, 1946 in Dayton. Viola was a Den Mother for Cub Scouts and Home Room Mother for both of her children. She also volunteered at Kettering Memorial Hospital for many years. For the past 10 years, Viola has lived with her daughter in Hessel. Viola was an avid reader and she enjoyed watching many sports on television. Of course, the Ohio teams were always her favorites. Viola is survived by her daughter, Deanna (Roger) Winberg of Hessel; daughter-in-law, Dorothy Keckler of Laura, OH; grandchildren, Curtis E. Keckler, Stacey (Roger) Sorg, Joseph R. (finacee, Elizabeth) Keckler, Amy K. Winberg, Emily J. (C.J.) Raffaele, and Erin E. Winberg; and great grandchildren, Taylor Keckler, Alysia, Abagail, Ashlynn, Autum, Owen, and Ethin Sorg, and Alyssa, Emma, Zoey, and William. She is also survived by one sister, Mary Via of Lewisburg, OH; and two brothers, Paul Sensenbaugh of Centerville, OH and Kermit (Janet) Sensenbaugh of Kingsley, MI. Viola was preceded in death by her husband, Charles in 1995; son, David E. Keckler on October 29, 2012; granddaughter, Barbara Keckler in 1984; and siblings, Lloyd Sensenbaugh, Albert "Dale" Sensenbaugh, Mabel Simmons, and Ohmer William Sensenbaugh. A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 21 at 11:00 A.M at Miami Valley Memory Gardens, 1639 East Lytle Five Points Road in Centerville, OH. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the E.U.P., 308 W. 12th Avenue, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.reamergalerfuneralhome .com

Published in Dayton Daily News on Nov. 18, 2012
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