Dec. 5, 2005 Dickinson Stark County North Dakota, USA
Marie (Gall) Keller, 83, passed away peacefully at St. Luke's Nursing Home in Dickinson, ND on Monday December 5, 2005. Cremation has taken place and mass will be celebrated to commemorate and honor Marie's life at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Dickinson, ND at 1 p.m. on Friday, December 9, 2005. Visitation will be held on Thursday at Price-Murphy Funeral Home from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. with a rosary and vigil at 7 p.m.
Marie was born on April 24, 1922, raised, and educated in New England, ND. Her parents, Emma (Lenhardt) and John Gall farmed east of New England. She was one of 12 children. Marie and Adam Keller were married January 24, 1970 in Dickinson. During her lifetime, she was a beautician in Oregon, and an employee of St. Luke's Home and St. Joseph's Hospital, both in Dickinson. Marie was a loving and caring mother, sister, aunt, and grandmother. She avidly kept track of her large family of loved ones. Marie enjoyed the outdoors, fishing, and gardening. She was a person who enjoyed handwork and shared her talents with loved ones. Marie was a devoted church member. In recent years, Parkinson's inhibited her ability to do many things. She was loved and considered a very special lady by all her family. She will be sadly missed by all her family and friends, near and far.
Marie is survived by her immediate family members: step-children, Eileen (Sam) Regi, Shade Gap, PA; grandchildren, Allen (Debbie) Regi, Columbus, N.J., Sandy (Jeff), Palmyra, Penn. and Vickie (John deceased) Keller, Dickinson; grandchildren, Dennis (Ginger) Keller, Hulette, Wyo. Rick (Joni) Keller, Bismarck and Sherry Keller, Dickinson; nine great-grandchildren and one great-great grandson; brothers, John (Hilda) Gall, Steve (Betty) Gall, Joe (Darlene) Gall, and sisters, Annie (John) Kathrein, Liz (Leo deceased) Dubisar, Catherine (Eldon deceased) Nowstrup, Julia (Leroy deceased) Jalbert; sister-in-law, Rita Gall, and numerous nieces and nephews across the country.
She was preceded in death by her husband Adam in 1992; her brothers, Joe (Julia) Korang, Matt (Mary) Korang, Mike (Mary) Gall and Nick Gall.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to: St. Patrick's Catholic Church, 229 3rd Ave West, Dickinson, ND 58601.