Helen Keating


ANTWERP -- Helen Maxine Keating, 95, of Antwerp, passed away Friday, March 7, 2014, at Park View Nursing Center, Edgerton.

Helen was born in Antwerp on June 18, 1918, a daughter of the late Harry and Viva (Hauter) Curtis. She was a homemaker, farmed with her husband and was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church. On Aug. 21, 1936, she married Thomas Wayne Keating. He died Dec. 5, 1983.

Helen will be sadly missed by her daughters, Kathy (the late Arden) Neer of DeGraff, Joyce (Kermit) Dietsch of Edgerton and Debra (David) Hand of Antwerp; 12 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by her daughter, Karen Carlile; and sister, Betty Ankney.

Her funeral service is Monday at 11 a.m., with viewing one hour prior at Dooley Funeral Home, Antwerp, where viewing is also today from 2-5 p.m. She will be laid to rest at Bethel Cemetery.

Memorials are to the church and Park View Nursing Center activities fund. Condolences and fond memories may be shared at www.dooleyfuneralhome.com.

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