Vera Viola Keltz

Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Feb. 3, 1935 -- June 16, 2011

Vera Viola Keltz was born Feb. 3, 1935 in Everly the daughter of Minord and Grace (Edmunds) Kruse.

Vera was united in marriage to John Keltz on Aug. 6, 1955 in Luverne, Minn. The couple made their home in Spencer where she worked as a custodian in the Spencer School System.

Vera enjoyed spending time with her family, traveling, camping and fishing.

Vera passed away Thursday, June 16, 2011, at Spencer Municipal Hospital in Spencer at 76 of age.

She is survived by her sisters, Arlene G. Smith of Spencer, Leona M. Smith of Linden, Charlotte I. Bonnstetter of Sioux Falls, S.D., and Bill Jo Keltz of Greenville; Also surviving are many cousins, nieces and nephews; step-sisters, Betty Hollander of Spencer and Martha Gadd of Spirit Lake; aunts Rachel Brown and Norma Kruse.

She is preceded in death by a son, Tracy Dean Keltz, husband, John Keltz and brothers, Garold and Darrell Kruse.