| Branson George Keller, age 78, of Fisher, WV, passed away on
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at Grant Memorial Hospital in
Petersburg, WV. Born on February 2, 1937 in Purgitsville, WV, he
was the son of the late Willie B. Keller and Ila Susan Hinkle Keller.
Mr. Keller was a 1956 graduate of Moorefield High School and a
former Hardy County Commissioner. He served his country proudly
in the U.S. Army and National Guard. He was a lifetime dairy
farmer, having owned and operated Keller Brothers Dairy Farm with
his brother in Fisher, WV. Mr. Keller was also a member of the
Moorefield Church of the Brethren.
He is survived by his wife, Annabelle Crites Keller; one daughter,
Tammy Keller May and her husband, Merrill, of Charleston, WV;
one son, Rodney Keller and his wife, Nicole, of Fisher, WV; two
brothers, Bill and Ralph Keller, both of Fisher, WV; five
grandchildren, Hayward Paul Summers and his wife, Rachelle,
Brittany Yanniello and her husband, André, Derek May, and Garrett
and Grant Keller; one great-granddaughter, Aria Yanniello; and
several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6-8:00 p.m., Friday, June 19,
2015 at Elmore Funeral Home in Moorefield, WV. A funeral service
will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, June 20, 2015 at the funeral
home with Pastors Lucy and Russell Webster officiating. Burial will
follow in Olivet Cemetery with Military Honors.
Memorial donations may be made in Mr. Keller’s name to the
following: the Moorefield High School Class of 1956; Duffey United
Methodist Church Building Fund, 100 N. Elm St., Moorefield, WV
26836; Moorefield Church of the Brethren, 115 Clay St., Moorefield,
WV 26836; or a charity of your choice.
Arrangements are under the direction of Elmore Funeral Home.