Edna L. Keegan, 96, of Bellevue, entered into heaven, Tuesday, June 18, 2013, at The Bellevue Care Center.
She was born at home on Castalia Street, Oct. 14, 1916, the daughter of August and Emma K. (Berner) Christman. She married Russell L. Keegan on April 9, 1939, at St. John's Lutheran Church, Bellevue; he preceded her in death in 1992.
She was member of St. John's Lutheran Church, and found great joy from doing needlepoint projects, baking and also enjoyed her grandchildren.
She is survived by her son, LaMar R. (Kathryn) Keegan, of Bellevue; and daughter, Christie (Dale) Gittinger, Bellevue; grandchildren, Doug L. (Diane) Keegan, Dennis L Keegan, Denise K. (Tim Fritz) Keegan, Scott D. (Lisa) Gittinger, Kim S. Hrynciw, Kathy L. (Chris) Ray; great-grandchildren, Holly Halbisen, Kory Keegan, Travis Keegan, Cody Keegan, Tyler Keegan, Katie Keegan, Madison Hrynciw, Keegan Ray, Preston Ray, Jakob Hrynciw, and Morgan Ray; and great-great granddaughter, Sophia Halbisen.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Pauline Keegan and Helen Martin.
Friends will be received on Thursday, June 20, from 4–7 p.m. at Foos and Foos Funeral Service, 151 Yorkshire Place, Bellevue.
The funeral service will be held on Friday, June 21, at 10 a.m. St. John's Lutheran Church, 209 Southwest St., Bellevue. Burial will follow in Parkhurst Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to St. John's Lutheran Church.
Memories and condolences may be shared at www.foosfuneral.com.
Foos and Foos Funeral Service
151 Yorkshire Place Bellevue, OH 44811
Published in The Bellevue Gazette on June 19, 2013