Thursday, October 4, 2007

Becky Lou Keller, 75, of Seligman, passed away on Friday, Sept. 28, 2007, at St. John's Hospital in Cassville.

She was born on Feb. 21, 1932, in Longmont, Colo., the daughter of Ralph A. and Lula Mae (Brimm) Jordan. She married Charles Keller on Sept. 2, 1953, in Denver, Colo., and he survives.

She attended the Colorado Woman's Collage in Denver and graduated in the top three of her class in 1952 with a degree in journalism. She was employed for several years at the Boulder Daily Camera Newspaper. Later she was one of the original 12 founding member that started the Osteogenesis Imperfecta Disease Foundation. She also worked with her husband in the livestock business.

Additional survivors include: one son, Joseph Jordan Keller and his wife, Pat, of Boyceville, Wis.; one grandchild; one sister, Dona Penfold and her husband, Mike, of Billings, Mont. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Charles Douglas Keller on April 21, 2005.

Local arrangements are under the direction of the White Funeral Home in Cassville.