Emma Mae Keller, 93, RCA retiree, St. Paul’s Lutheran member, enjoyed crafting, volunteering

By on January 2, 2019

Emma Mae Keller, 93, of Lititz, passed away Saturday, Dec. 29, 2018 at Hospice & Community Care in Mount Joy.

Born in Watsontown, she was the daughter of the late Lewis and Grace (Else) Conrad. Mae was the loving wife of the late Gene D. Keller (2001), with whom she shared 50 years of marriage.

Mae retired in 1987 after 22 years with RCA. She was also formerly employed by Hamilton Watch Company. She was a long time member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Lititz.

Mae enjoyed blanket making at church, quilting, needle pointing, knitting, crocheting, and all other types of crafts. Mae could often be found in her greenhouse where she grew beautiful flowers and tomatoes. Mae was a passionate volunteer who enjoyed volunteering through Meals on Wheels and at Luther Acres.

She is survived by her two sons: Michael G. Keller, of Strasburg; and Robert P. Keller, of Lititz.

Mae is preceded in death by her three brothers: James Conrad, Ralph Conrad, and Wayne Conrad.

A funeral will be held on Saturday, Jan. 5, at 11 a.m. at the Spacht-Snyder Family Funeral Home & Crematory, 127 S. Broad St., Lititz. Viewings will be held on Friday evening from 6 to 8 p.m., and again Saturday morning from 10 to 11 a.m., both at Spacht-Snyder. Interment will be in Machpelah Cemetery, Lititz.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Mae’s memory may be made to the Schreiber Pediatric Rehab Center, 625 Community Way, Lancaster, PA 17603.

To send the family a condolence, visit SnyderFuneralHome.com. Arrangements by Spacht-Snyder Family Funeral Home & Crematory, Lititz.

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