Esther Luella Keeler (nee Mullin), beloved wife of the late George Keeler, of Calgary, formerly of Toronto, ON, passed away on Sunday, July 8, 2007 at the age of 94 years.
Esther was born on August 25, 1912 in Toronto, ON, and grew up on Pape Avenue. She met her husband George at Danforth Sweets, on the corner of Broadview and Danforth in Toronto, they were married in 1946. In 1984 Esther came to Calgary after George passed away to start a new chapter of her life. Esther enjoyed long walks, which were very important to her, good food, and her independence. She also loved visits from her family; they were the passion in her life.
Esther is survived by her son and daughter-in-law Bob and Karen Keeler, of Calgary; her daughter and son-in-law Lucille and Bob Ledgerwood of Belle River, ON; six grandchildren, Jon, Nicole, and Rebecca Keeler, Dave (Brenda) Ledgerwood, Lorraine (Jim) Jewell and Bryan (Jackie) Ledgerwood. She is also survived by four great-grandchildren, Jacob, Carissa, Justin and Alex. Esther was predeceased by her loving parents Lottie and Tom Mullin and her sister Lillian Hall.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle, N.W.) on Thursday, July 12, 2007 at 7:00 p.m. A second service will be held at McDougall and Brown Funeral Home, 2900 Kingston Road, Scarborough, ON on Saturday, July 14, 2007 at 1:00 p.m. Interment will be held at Resthaven Memorial Gardens, Scarborough, ON Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Esther Keeler, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences