|Birth: ||Jul. 4, 1927|
|Death: ||Sep. 3, 2009|
Ada Grace Keefer, 82, of Sykesville, died Thursday, Sept. 3, 2009, at Carroll Hospice's Dove House in Westminster.
Born July 4, 1927, in Bedford, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Carleton and Elva Spriggs Gibson.
She was the wife of the late Murile "Bud" Keefer, who she married in 1946.
She was a homemaker for most of her life.
She enjoyed spending time with her many friends, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She especially enjoyed cooking, traveling and watching hummingbirds.
Surviving are sons and daughter-in-law Robert D. Keefer, of Sykesville, and John E. and Rosie Keefer, of Elkins, W. Va.; daughters Barbara Hatfield, Linda L. Keefer and Marie Keefer, all of Sykesville; a sister, Dorothy Colyer, of Shade Gap, Pa.; eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by sons Murile Jr. and Harry A. Keefer; and siblings Hugh Gibson, Carl Gibson Jr. and Hazel Kegarise.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Haight Funeral Home & Chapel, 6416 Sykesville Road, Sykesville.
A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Charles "Chuck" Shacochis officiating.
Interment will be in Lake View Memorial Park.
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Published in Carroll County Times on September 6, 2009
Created by: Owen A. Saling
Record added: Feb 01, 2013
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