Lois A. (Keener) MORTENSEN

MORTENSEN, Lois A. (Keener), 84, of St. Petersburg, passed away Dec. 10, 2013. Born May 24, 1929, Lois was a daughter of Eleanor and Stuart Keener of New York City. Survived by her sister, Elaine Schuler (Arthur) of Tierra Verde. Predeceased by her brother, Stuart Roland Ke-ener of Plattsburg, NY; and her loving husband, Reidar J. Mortensen. She is also survived by her loving niece, loving nephews, cousins, grand and great-grandnieces, and grand and great-grand-nephews. She will also be dearly missed by her many friends. Lois spent most of her career in Sales and Marketing and ultimately became Director of Human Resources at R.H. Donnelley Corp, a division of Dun & Bradstreet. Her career included work in many areas of the United States, Canada and UK. She attended Columbia University, SUNY at Stony Brook and University of Michigan. She will be laid to rest beside her beloved husband at Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell. A memorial service will be held on Jan. 3, 2014, 11 am at Westminster Chapel, 125 56th Ave S., St. Petersburg, FL 33705.

Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Dec. 13, 2013