Obituary Details

Helen Gerber Keller

February 6, 1942 - January 9, 2018

Birthplace & Residence

Information withheld per family request

Visitation

Location:
Soapstone United Methodist Church
Date:
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Time:
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Funeral

Location:
Soapstone United Methodist Church
Date:
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Service Time:
2:30 PM to 3:00 PM

Cemetery

Location:
Sospstone UMC Cemetery
Date:
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Time:
Immediately Following Service

Notes

Helen Louise Keller, 75, of Raleigh, NC passed away surrounded by her family on Tuesday, January 9, 2018. She was born on February 6, 1942, in Columbus, Ohio, to the late Fred and Ruth Gerber.

Helen attended Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio. She was retired from ABF Freight. One of Helen’s greatest joys was participating in many activities with her church, Soapstone United Methodist. Helen loved to travel, garden, and spend time with the Lake Lynn Senior Club.

Helen is survived by her husband, Donald E. Keller of Raleigh; her son, James F. Keller (Cathy); her daughter, Ann Keller; her grandchildren Jacob and Ethan Keller; and her sister, Sue Smith.

A visitation will be held on Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at 1:30pm with a funeral service following at 2:30pm at Soapstone United Methodist Church, 12837 Norwood Road, Raleigh, NC, 27613.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial contribution to Fairley Missions Fund, Soapstone United Methodist Church, 12837 Norwood Road, Raleigh, NC 27613.
Posted by:
Tom Hopper
Posted on:
January 15, 2018
It has been my pleasure to know Helen for some years now and no matter what was going on, you always knew she loved the Lord and her family. She was always kind and considerate to me and she will certainly be missed by me and many others.
Posted by:
Virginia Whigham
Posted on:
January 12, 2018
I worked with Ann, at RGIS for over 20 years, and loved hearing Ann talk about Her parents travels. So sorry to hear about Helen. I know how much she will be missed by her family and church family. Love to all.
Posted by:
Kathy Speight
Posted on:
January 12, 2018
Helen was a wonderful neighbor and friend. We will miss her.
Gerald and Kathy Speight
Posted by:
Emma Snelling
Posted on:
January 12, 2018
My name is Emma Snelling, I worked with Helen at ABF, She was a good friend and I missed her smiling face after she retired. I remember that she spoke so lovingly about her family; I know that you will miss her. May God bless and Keep you during this difficult time. With my deepest Sympathy.
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Visitation

Soapstone United Methodist Church
12837 Norwood Rd
RALEIGH, NC 27613

Funeral

Soapstone United Methodist Church
12837 Norwood Rd
RALEIGH, NC 27613

Cemetery

Sospstone UMC Cemetery
12837 Norwood Rd
Raleigh, NC