Alma Keidel

Alma Keidel, 97, of Fort Wayne, IN, and having family in Huntington, IN, died late Monday evening, April 6, 2020, at Ossian Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Mrs. Keidel was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, Friedheim. Before her marriage, she was employed at General Electric in Decatur. Following her marriage, she assisted her husband in the operation of the family farm in Allen County.

She was born Dec. 19, 1922, in Adams County to Adolph and Anna Bultemeier Kiefer. She married Marlin J. Keidel on April 17, 1949, at Zion Lutheran Church, Friedheim, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 22, 2019.

She is survived by a son, Murl J. (Deb) Keidel, of Fort Wayne; a sister, Renate Hormann, of Fort Wayne; a grandson, Scott Anders, of Huntington; two great-granddaughters; and a great-great-grandchild.

In following guidelines established by the Indiana Department of Health regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, a private graveside service will be held. Preferred memorials are to Zion Lutheran Church, Friedheim.