Karl E. "Red" Keller, 77, of Jasonville, passed away at 9:20 p.m. on Tuesday, June 21, 2005 at Shakamak Good Samaritan Center, Jasonville.
Born Feb. 27, 1928 in Jasonville, he was the son of Elmer and Myrel (Letsinger) Keller. On July 13, 1960 he married Lucille (Tucker) Trinkle.
He was a farmer and a tool maker at General Electric of Linton. He was a member of the Jasonville First Baptist Church, the Linton American Legion Post 22 and Jasonville VFW Post 6225. He was a World War II Army veteran.
Survivors include: his wife Lucille (Tucker) Trinkle Keller of Jasonville; a daughter and son-in-law Marsha and John Lawson of Arlington, Texas; three sons and daughters-in-law, James and Marilyn Trinkle of Burleson, Texas, Ron and Ann Trinkle of Mims, Fla., and Mike and Ria Trinkle of Bedford Hills, N.Y.; 12 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law Helen Keller of Jasonville; a niece Lynn Hobbs of Jasonville; and a nephew Larry Keller of Harrison, Ohio.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother L. Dean Keller.
Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday at McClanahan-Lee Funeral Home, Jasonville, with Pastor Brad West officiating. Burial will be in Lebanon Cemetery at Midland. Military graveside rites will be conducted by Linton American Legion Post 22.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. on Friday, and from 9 a.m. until the time of service Saturday at the funeral home.