Nancy Jane Keller, nee Bostian, 85, passed away on Thursday, March 11, 2021 at home surrounded by those who love her most. She was born on July 2, 1935 the daughter of James and Hannah (Koshkarian) Bostian. She is the loving mother of Edward W. Keller; beloved wife of the late William Keller; dear sister of Eleanor (Robert) Perry (dec.), J. Calvin Bostian (Irma) (dec.), and David Bostian (Virginia) (dec.); as well as the beloved aunt of ma ny nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Keller was a long-time resident of Bensenville, IL and formerly of Libertyville, IL. She was a graduate of Northern Illinois University and the University of Illinois with a Master’s Degree in Library Science. Mrs. Keller was a librarian for many years, most recently at Addison Public Library. She volunteered for Meals on Wheels in Bensenville. She helped at PADS through the Lutheran Church of Saint Luke in Itasca, IL, and volunteered as a librarian in the Saint Luke Lutheran School.
There will be a visitation on Monday, March 15, 2021 at Lutheran Church of St Luke, 410 S Rush St, Itasca, IL 60143 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM with the funeral service taking place at 7:00 PM. Interment will take place the following morning on Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at Mt Emblem Cemetery in Elmhurst, IL at 11:00 AM. Condolences may be sent to Ed Keller. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the ALS-Les Turner Foundation, 5550 W Touhy Ave, Suite 302, Skokie, IL 60077; or to the Lutheran Church of Saint Luke, 410 S Rush St, Itasca, IL 60143. Arrangements handled by Geils Funeral Home, 180 S York Rd, Bensenville, IL 60106. For information, please call: (630)766-3232.