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Melvin G. Keller, 85, of Wapakoneta, died Saturday July 7, 2012, at his residence.
He was born Sept. 8, 1926, in Auglaize County, the son of Emma (Elsass) and Henry C. Keller, who preceded him in death.
Surviving are two brothers, Willis Keller, of Wapakoneta, and Edison Keller, of Wapakoneta; a sister, Elzena Zwiebel, of Wapakoneta; and a nephew, David (Virginia) Zwiebel, of Wapakoneta.
He was preceded in death by a brother and sister-in-law, Henry (Sandra) Keller; a half-sister, Irene King; a brother-in-law, Eugene â€śWhiteyâ€ť Zwiebel; and a sister-in-law, Arlene Keller.
A farmer, Melvin was a member of the St. Paul United Church of Christ in Wapakoneta.
Services are at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, St. Rt. 501, Wapakoneta, with the Rev. Jeff Davis officiating. Burial will follow at Greenlawn Cemetery, in Wapakoneta.
Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Contributions may be directed to the American Heart Association.
Condolences may be expressed at bayliffandeleyfh.com.