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Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014

Olive Keel

Thursday, August 8, 2002

SIKESTON - Olive Mae Keel, 83, died at 10:15 a.m. Aug. 5, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center.

Born April 4, 1919, in Ellingham, Wash., daughter of the late Honik and Ruth Mabel Falk Oiness, she owned and managed several hotels in California before retiring in 1977 and was of the Baptist belief.

On Jan. 7, 1959, in Tacoma, Wash., she married John W. Keel who preceded her in death on June 4, 1994.

One daughter and two sisters also preceded her in death.

Survivors include: two grandsons, William Widner, address unavailable and Wallace Widner of Bell City, Mich.; three granddaughters, Patricia Manning of Oak Harbor, Wash., and Virginia Widner and Candace Pulcher of Belleville, Ill.; one sister, Gladys Holz of Lindenwood, Wash.; and seven great-grandchildren.

Visitation is from 10:30 a.m. Friday until service time at 1 p.m. at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel. The Rev. Kelley Grubbs, pastor of Murray Lane Baptist Church, will officiate.

Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.