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Edward J. Keller
  • Marathon for a Better Life
    PO Box 268
    Warnerville, NY 12187

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“Words cannot describe the sadness I feel. The past four weeks, I know you were in so much pain, but you would never let on to anyone how you were...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Judy Sanganetti - Esperance, NY

“There's an adage about how some people come into your life for a little while when you need them and then they go away. The Williams' family first...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Cindy & Mark Joslin - Hometown, PA

“Rest in peace now, Ed, with Mom, Dad and Bob. I love you and will miss your beautiful smile. ”
3 of 10 | Posted by: Rose Wilber - Howes Cave, NY

“I love you ed. Rest peacefully ! ”
4 of 10 | Posted by: Cheryl DiPace - Sharon springs, NY

“Rest peacefully Uncle Ed. May you be at home with God. ”
5 of 10 | Posted by: Alesha - Ossining, NY - Niece

“I know little about you, but what I did hear was from my dear friend Nikki Borkowski, whom I have has the pleasure of knowing and because of that I...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Shannon McGuire - Bath, NY

“May you rest in peace now Uncle Ed! You are in a far better place now with Grandma, Grandpa and our other loved ones...Until we meet again. Love you ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Sandy Cater - Central Bridge, NY

“When we always went down to the alpine or fishing at the old pond and come back with so many bullheads gonna miss...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: chuck laraway - rochester, NY

“Donna and Carole and families So sorry to hear of Ed's passing and sending deepest sympathy. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Carol Mackey - Carlisle, NY

“Dear Donna and The Keller Families ~ Pastor Zehrfuss shared with us this morning at church of Ed's passing. We are so very very sorry for your loss....Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Sharon Aernecke Aitchison - NY


COBLESKILL- Edward J. Keller, 60, of Hubb Shutts Road, died at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, NY on Saturday, December 21, 2013 after a courageous battle against cancer.

Ed was born September 5, 1953, in Cobleskill, NY and was the son of the late Karold and Ethel Rose (Hayden) Keller.

He worked for years as a farm hand at Kellcreek Farm and then a few years at Eureka Farms in Grovenors Corners before he was employed in the Maintenance Department at Price Chopper Supermarket in Cobleskill. Ed enjoyed gardening and the beauty that flowers bring to the world.

He was predeceased by his brother and sister-in-law, Robert and Dorcus Keller.

Ed is survived by his long time companion, Donna Gibson of Cobleskill, his siblings: Donald (Wanda) Keller of Schoharie, Leon (Darlene) Keller of Prescott, MI, Carleta (Jacob) Crewell of Fort Plain, Cheryl (Anthony) DiPace of Sharon Springs, Linda Butler of Cobleskill, Carole Thorington of Central Bridge, Darleen (David) Laraway of Sloansville, Judith (Joseph) Sanganetti of Esperance, Cindy Slater of Esperance, and Rosemary (George) Wilber of Howes Cave, as well as several nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, December 28, 2013 at Mereness-Putnam Funeral Home, 171 Elm Street, Cobleskill, NY with Rev. Steffen Zehrfuhs officiating. Public visitation will be from 10-11:00 am prior to the service. Burial will be in the spring at Cobleskill Rural Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Marathon for a Better Life, PO Box 268, Warnerville, NY, 12187.