MONROE, Wis. – Edith L. Keeleage, 83, of Monroe, Wisconsin, formerly of Albany, Wisconsin, died Monday, February 4, 2013 at Monroe Manor Nursing Home. She was born September 5, 1929 in Fort Dodge, Iowa, the daughter of Joseph and Lena (Cumpston) Jeys and graduated from Fort Dodge High School.

Edith married H. Dean Keele on April 5, 1958 at Fort Dodge, Iowa. Edith was a Homemaker, Waitress, did Home Health Care, helped organize Green County SHARE Program, volunteered at Albany Thrift Store, and was a Cub Scout Den Mother.

Surviving are sons, Bob (Sharon) Laird of Blackhawk, WI, Bruce Keele of Baraboo, WI, Chris Laird of Escanaba, MI, Joel (Renee) Keele of Colorado Springs, CO, Ken (Linda) Keele of Baraboo, WI, Loren (Julie) Keele of Ironton, WI, & Tim (Faith) Keele of Orangeville, IL; daughters, Kathryn (Terry) Kennedy of Monroe, WI & Colleen (Butch) Moen of Two Rivers,WI; 30+ Grandchildren; and 40+ Great-Grandchildren. She was predeceased by herhusband, H. Dean Keele; and several Brothers and sisters.

Visitation will be from 4:00 to 8:00 P.M. Friday, February 8, 2013 at Shriner-Hager-Gohlke Funeral Home, 1455 Mansion Drive & N. 18th Avenue in Monroe.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Saturday, February 9, 2013 at Albany United Methodist Church with Pastor Pat Soddy officiating. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery in Albany, WI.

A Memorial Fund is being established in Edith’s memory.

Condolences may be sent to the family at: shriner111.com.