Timothy Wayne Keesling

Timothy Wayne Keesling

Birth
Anderson, Madison County, Indiana, USA
Death 18 Aug 2011 (aged 57)
Palestine, Crawford County, Illinois, USA
Burial Palestine, Crawford County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 77882175 · View Source
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TERRE HAUTE — PALESTINE, Ill. — Timothy Wayne Keesling, 57 of Palestine, Ill., passed away at 2:40 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011, at his home. He was born July 24, 1954, in Anderson, Ind., the son of Willard (Bill) and Carolyn Sue Keesling and Mary and Jack Hoffman. Tim was a veteran, serving his country in the U.S. Army. While he has been disabled for the last few years, he has been able to enjoy the outdoors. Most of all, he enjoyed being with his wife and son.

Tim married JoLinda Pethtel on Nov. 17, 1990, and she survives. He is also survived by his son, Bradley Keesling of Palestine; two daughters, Mandy Jo Hulen of Tennessee, and Leslie Duncan of Palestine; his granddaughter, Kelsey Kay Drury; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Linda Carper of Indianapolis, Debbie and Don Shelton of Middletown, Ind.; two brothers and a sister-in-law, Randy and Ella Keesling of Palestine and Brian Kim Keesling of Anderson; his half-brothers, Mike Hoffman of Robinson and Doug Hoffman of Robinson; his mother-in-law and father-in-law, Rick and Linda Pethtel of Palestine; his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Dustin and Kaycee Pethtel of West York, and Willie and Canda Pethtel of Palestine; as well as several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his mother and father; his half-brother, David Hoffman; and several aunts and uncles. Tim was proud of his son for starting Butler University next week and will be missed so much by his loving wife.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Monday, August 22nd at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Palestine, with Pastor David Hyde officiating. Visitation will be from noon until service time at 2 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Oak Grove Cemetery. Memorials may be made to The Bradley Keesling College Education Fund, with envelopes available at the funeral home. Memories and condolences may be shared at www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.


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  • Created by: Felicia (Foltz) Hoffman
  • Added: 8 Oct 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 77882175
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Timothy Wayne Keesling (24 Jul 1954–18 Aug 2011), Find a Grave Memorial no. 77882175, citing Oak Grove Cemetery, Palestine, Crawford County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Felicia (Foltz) Hoffman (contributor 47234645) .