Ladyne (Engel) Keller
Ladyne (Engel) Keller, 86, died Thursday, May 2, at St John’s Lutheran Home in Albert Lea, Minnesota.
Ladyne was born Oct. 19, 1932, in Monterey, the daughter of Louis and Venus (Lewis) Engel. She graduated from Monterey High School and was united in marriage to Carl J. Keller in Monterey.
She had been a resident of LeRoy, Minnesota, since 1968 working as a bookkeeper for the John Deere dealership. Ladyne had been a member of the First Presbyterian Church in LeRoy. She enjoyed being a farm wife, loved to crochet, was an avid bowler but most important were her children and grandchildren.
Ladyne is survived by her children: Brenda [Richard] Grunder of Wilton, Iowa, Blaine Keller of Chester, Iowa, and Brent [Pam] Keller of Alden, Minnesota; grandchildren: Chris [Amanda] Keller, Angela [Jeff] Schlatter, Ashley [Cory] Lubbert, Kyle [Theresa] Keller, Kayla [Jay] Byington, Erik [Shelby] Grunder, Carlee Grunder, Skye Keller, Summer Keller, Max Keller and Ariel Keller; great-grandchildren: Ella, Clara and Jack Keller, Mercedes Keller, Isabella and Chase Schlatter, Reagan, Brooklyn and Paige Lubbert, Kassidy and Kayden Keller, Emma James “EJ” and Lucy Byington and Liv Grunder; daughter-in-law Debbie Keller of Riceville, Iowa; brother: Ed Engel of Ronan, Montana; sister Viv Maes of Rochester; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Carl; son Brad; and brother Don Engel.
Memorials preferred to the American Cancer Society or hospice.
(Pulaski County Journal — May 15, 2019)