Keith Douglas Keller

July 23, 1965-May 10, 2022


Keith Douglas Keller passed away Tuesday, May 10, 2022, at his residence in Crawfordsville. He was 56 years old.

Born July 23, 1965, at Kokomo, he was the son of Max and Sally Downey Keller.

He was a 1984 graduate of Crawfordsville High School and later graduated from Vincennes University in 1989. He worked at Acuity Brands Lighting in Crawfordsville.

Keith was known for his great sense of humor and quick wit. He was an exceptional athlete and enjoyed all sports. He excelled, in particular, at basketball. Another passion of Keith’s was music. He got his first drum set in middle school and spent hours learning to play. Over the years he enjoyed drumming in many bands and providing backup vocals.

Keith enjoyed spending time with friends and family, cooking and following sports of all kinds, especially basketball, football and auto racing.

Surviving family members include: his daughter, Kaitley Keller (boyfriend Nick Snyder) of Veedersburg; sisters, Karen Keller of Noblesville and Kathy (Toby) Lee of Indianapolis; nephew Josh (Jazlyn) Keller; and nieces, Alison Keller and Eliza Lee. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Friday, May 20 at Burkhart Funeral Home. A celebration of life service will follow at 7 p.m. Friday, with pastor Darla Goodrich officiating. Memorial donations can be made to the Crawfordsville High School Music Department.

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