Joseph Keller

Joseph H. Keller, 70, of Andrews, IN, died Thursday, March 15, 2018, at 12:30 p.m. at Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home, Fort Wayne.

Mr. Keller worked at Dana Corporation for 38 years and then at Huntington Sheet Metal.  He followed the Baptist faith.

He was born Nov. 18, 1947, in Marion to Elsie R. and Alpha Ruth Udaily Keller. He married Carole S. Prater on Feb. 11, 1972, in Lagro and she survives.

Also surviving are two daughters, Valerie (William) Nichols, of Andrews and Vickie (Brian) Baker, of Huntington; a brother, Bill (Leann) Keller, of Marion; a sister Alice (Benny) Collins, of Fairmount; five grandchildren, Chelsi Johnson, Samantha (Jay) Monroe and Jessie (Joe) Robbins, all of Huntington; Jade Johnson, of Andrews; and Sarah Murdock, of Marion; and six great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Tena Johnson, and a great-grandson EJ Robbins.

Calling is Sunday, March 18, 2018, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., at Deal-Rice Funeral Home-Andrews Chapel, 233 N. Main St., Andrews, with a service following immediately after at 3.  Rev. Glen Hall will officiate. Burial will follow in Andrews Riverside Cemetery.

Preferred memorials are to the family in care of Deal-Rice Funeral Home, 233 N. Main St., Andrews, IN 46702.