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Sunday, December 01, 2013 9:00 PM

Nov. 6, 1925-Nov. 29, 2013


Lois Catherine (Landwehr) Keck, 88, of Delphos, died at 8:30 p.m. Friday at St. Rita’s Medical Center.

She was born Nov. 6, 1925, in Delphos, to Carl and Katherine (Klevorn) Landwehr, who preceded her in death.

On Aug. 11, 1951, she married Darrol Rell Keck, who survives in Delphos.

Other survivors include a daughter, Patricia Ann (Robert) Warner of Elida; a sister, Helen (John) Haehn of Wapakoneta; two brothers, Bernard Landwehr of Kentucky and Harold (Joan) Landwehr of Lima; and three grandchildren, Jennifer Warner of Elida, Brian Warner of Chattanooga, Tenn., and James (Julie Foster) Warner of Elida.

She was preceded in death by three sisters, Mary Hiller, Jeanne Bendele and Ruth Bensman; and a brother, Donald Landwehr.

Mrs. Keck was a bookkeeper at the Delphos Bending Company for 12 years and then at St. John’s Grade School for 25 years.

She was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church and Catholic Daughters of America.

Mrs. Keck enjoyed camping with family and friends. She also enjoyed attending weekly Mass and sending cards to friends on special occasions and spending time with her grandchildren.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, the Rev. Dave Reinhart officiating. Burial will follow in Resurrection Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. today at Harter and Schier Funeral Home, where there will be a Parish Wake at 7:30 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s Parish Foundation.

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