Thomas Keller November 2, 2015

CARBONDALE — Thomas Edward Keller, 81, passed away at 1:15 p.m. Monday, Nov. 2, 2015, in Herrin Hospital.

Thomas attended Carbondale University High School and attended Southern Illinois University.

He worked at Tuck Tape in Carbondale, and at Anna State Hospital.

He was preceded in death by three siblings, twin sisters, Ruth and Frances, and brother, Michael; and parents, Pauline and Willard Keller.

Thomas is survived by brother, James Duke Keller and wife, Rosalie; sister, Becky Kelly and husband, Ray, Kelly. He was blessed with four nephews and one niece and many great-nieces and nephews.

Thomas was a member of Odd Fellows Lodge 233 of Carbondale, Rebekah Lodge 222, and Woodman of the World 50, of Carbondale.

Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20, in Oakland Cemetery.

Walker Funeral Home and Crematory in Carbondale is in charge of arrangements.

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