Mrs. Keller was born May 19, 1936, in Beeville to Simon and Carmen Sauceda.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Willie G. Keller Sr.; and her granddaughter, Maria Elizabeth Treviño. She graduated from A.C. Jones High School in 1957, was a member of Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church and worked for the Beeville Independent School District for several years as a teacher’s aide.
Survivors include a son, Willie (Sandra) Keller of Corpus Christi; two daughters, Patricia Ann Cortez and Mary Jane (Joe) Bazan, both of Beeville; a brother, Basilio (Lidia) Sauceda of Beeville; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Visitation was held Sunday, March 31, at Treviño Funeral Home chapel from 1 to 9 p.m. A rosary was recited there that evening at 7 o’clock.
The funeral Mass was celebrated Monday, April 1, at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church with Rev. Luke officiating. Burial followed at Our Lady of Victory Cemetery #2.
Pallbearers were Christopher Olivares, Esteban Cortez Jr., Mark Cortez, Ryan Keller, Juan Cortez, Alex Keller, Gustavo Treviño and Andrew Keller.
Treviño Funeral Home