G. Keefer, 83, of 60 Moser Road Danville PA passed away Friday, February 10,
2017 at Geisinger Medical Center Danville PA. She was born August 25, 1933
the daughter of the late John and Alverda Williams Lanning.
was married for 56 years to Herbert E. Keefer, Sr. who preceded her in death
on September 18, 2007 They were married on March 10, 1951.
was a devoted homemaker for most of her life. She was employed by Roselon
Yarns in Danville PA and was also employed in the Housekeeping Department at
Geisinger Medical Center in Danville PA, from where she retired.
attended Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Northumberland PA.
enjoyed canning and preserving food as well as cooking for her family. Her
greatest enjoyment in life was the time she spent with her family,
especially her grandchildren whom she adored.
survived by three sons; Herbert E. Keefer, Jr. and his wife Jean, Terry A.
and his wife Michelle and William M. and his wife Verda; all of Danville PA
and two daughters;
Beverly A. Harris and Helen I. Oberdorf; both of Danville PA. Also
grandchildren and 27 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by one
sister; Shirley Moodie of Danville PA. Also surviving are numerous nieces
and nephews. She was preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters
and one son-in-law, Richard Oberdorf on January 18, 2017.
friends are invited to attend funeral services to be held on Wednesday,
February 15, 2017 at 11:30 PM at Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 West
Mahoning Street Danville PA. Burial will follow in Elan Memorial Park
Bloomsburg PA. Friends will be received from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Tuesday
evening at the funeral home and Wednesday from 9:30 AM until 11:15 AM