Marian Keffer passed away surrounded by her loving family on February 8, 2018.
She was born on June 26, 1928 in Clinton, Iowa to the late Christian and Beulah Petersen. A consummate mother and homemaker, Marian loved spending time with her children and her grandchildren. She enjoyed gardening, tennis, dogs, traveling and exercising.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, John G. Keffer, and her three sisters. Marian is survived by her children, Keith G. Keffer, David J. Keffer (Tracey) and Nancy Julian (James), and her sister-in-law Carol Graff (William). She is also survived by her grandchildren, Vheissu, Pueo, Nina, Michael and Anna, and five great-grandchildren.
A Memorial Gathering will be held on Friday, February 16, 2018 from 12:00-3:00 p.m. at the Dupont Country Club, 1001 Rockland Rd, Wilmington, DE 19803. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Special Olympics DE, 619 S. College Ave., Newark, DE 19716 or the Delaware Humane Assoc. 701 A Street, Wilmington, DE 19801.