Roger Keller

Roger Lee Keller, 70, a resident of Route 3 in Philippi, passed away Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, at his residence.

He was born Oct. 16, 1942, at Clemtown, a son of the late Aulda Ray and Thelma Mitchell Keller.

He was united in marriage, Dec. 16, 1969, to Gloria Knight Keller, who survives.

Also surviving are two sons, Kevin Keller and Kayla Booth and Chad Keller and Jeni Haught, both of Philippi; sister, Patricia Keller of Baltimore, Md.; brother, Garry Keller of Philippi; and two grandchildren, Caitlin Keller and Tristan Steerman.

Mr. Keller was preceded in death by one son, Terry Keller; and two brothers, Roy Keller and Jerry Keller.

Mr. Keller worked as a heavy equipment operator for Barbour Coal Co.

Friends will be received at Wright Funeral Home, 216 N. Walnut St. in Philippi today from 5 to 8 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. 3, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., the service hour with the Rev. Burl Haddix officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Vernon Memorial Cemetery.

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