Fredrick Keller, Jr.

Obituary of Fredrick Keller, Jr.


1950 - 2017

Fredrick J. Keller, Jr., "Sergeant Big Foot", age 66, of Media, PA, died Monday, June 12, 2017, at home surrounded by his loving family.  Fred was born in Darby, PA and graduated from Penncrest High School in 1969.  He served in the U.S. Navy for 4 years before joining the Pennsylvania National Guard.  Fred was truly dedicated and honorably served his country.  He will be remembered and appreciated as a devoted veteran for his 36 years of service.  After Fred's military career, he was employed by Granite Farm Estates as a Security Guard.

Fred was a member of the George Bartram Paul Sand Masonic Lodge No. 298 F&AM in Springfield, PA since 1984.  He loved U.S. history and his favorite president who he greatly admired was George Washington.  Fred was an enthusiastic Washington Redskins Football fan, and avid fan of Snoopy Cartoons, Star Wars, and Darth Vader.  He enjoyed listening to Jazz Music, particularly Maynard Ferguson.  Fred loved photography, especially nature and landscapes.  Fred especially enjoyed spending time with and will be greatly missed by his cat, Sarah.


Loving and Supportive Wife of 41 years: Cheryl B. (Smith) Keller

Devoted Daughter: Susan M. Keller

Loving Parents: Fredrick J. Keller, Sr. and Jessie (Wojciechowski) Keller

Brother:  Peter J. (Judy) Keller

Sister:  Jackie (Ernie) Vuoclo

Interment:  Service with military honors will be held at Fort Indiantown Gap National Cemetery at a future date.

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