THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Gerald R. Keller
Gerald Notch R. Keller, 69, of Marinette passed away Sunday, Jan. 5 at Bay Area Medical Center.
Born Oct. 31, 1944, to the late Henry and Lucille (Betters) Keller in Marinette, he worked at Keller Construction for most of his life. On Nov. 7, 1964, he married Bonnie Lebich in Menominee. He enjoyed catching and smoking fish, gardening, cooking and hunting.
He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Bonnie; two sons, Jeffrey and Scott, of Marinette; a daughter, Vicky Michaud, of Marinette; five brothers, Henry (Karlene), Dennis (Lynda), James (Debbie), Roger and Kenneth (Kathy); six sisters, Katherine Kate Chevalier, Anna Nesbitt, Donna (Allen) Ebner, Nancy (Sam) Smith, Carla Pesola and Sandy Pichette and five grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Dean and a sister, Barbara Haas.
Friends may call on Wednesday, Jan. 8 from 3 p.m. until time of funeral services at 4 p.m. at Thielen Funeral Home, Marinette.