PRATT — Ada May Keller, 95, passed away Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at Pratt Regional Medical Center. She was born January 3, 1923 in Offerle, the daughter of Edmund and Laura Amelia (Kurth) Boehme.
She was a 1941 graduate of Offerle High School. A resident of Pratt County since 1945. She retired in 1985 from Alco-Duckwall Co. as a sales clerk after working 30 years.
She served as president of Business and Professional Women during 1972-1973, was a member of the VFW Auxiliary, First Baptist Church and attends the Free Methodist Church of Pratt. She also served as a Brownie Scout Leader.
On August 8, 1942 she married Paul (Jack) C. Keller in the 1st Unitarian Church in Los Angeles, California. He preceded her in death on November 7, 2004.
Survivors include her daughter, Barbara Barham of Pratt; grandchildren, Tammie Dill, Tracie (VanEtten) Granger, and Kenny (Cherbon) VanEtten all of Washington, Garry (Mariah) Barham of Nebraska, Steven (Jenni) Barham of Colorado, Jeff (Amber) Barham and Tara Barham both of Kansas; several great and great great grandchildren; and adopted daughter, Gail (Gerald) Newby of Pratt.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack; parents; daughter, Sandra Dill-VanEtten; brother, Ernst Boehme; and sisters, Laurine Proberts and Oma Hearlson.
Cremation has taken place.
Friends may sign the book Tuesday from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at Larrison Mortuary, 300 Country Club Road, Pratt. Memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at Free Methodist Church with Pastor Terry Stafford presiding.
Memorials may be made to Free Methodist Church or Ada Keller Memorial Fund in care of Larrison Mortuary. Condolences may be left at www.larrisonmortuary.com.