William Keeling, Jr.



William Edward Keeling Jr., 66, Owensville, passed away Friday, June 2, 2023, at Mercy Hospital in Washington.

He was born Dec. 28, 1956, to William E. and Rosemary Piatchek Keeling in St. Louis.

He was united in marriage to Donna Eye Sept. 17, 1982, in St. Clair.

William served his country in the  U. S.  Marines.

He was preceded in death by wife, Donna; parents, William and Rosemary; and brother, Mike Keeling.

William is survived by children, Jean Nicole Goodnack of Chambersburg, Pa. and William Keeling, III of Owensville; seven grandchildren; and sisters, Colleen McIntosh, Susan Hildebrand and Lisa Keeling, all of Owensville, Mary Lorton and Paul Keilholz of Linn and Crystal Taylor and husband Terry of Oakville.

Visitation will be held from 4 until 7 p.m., Thursday, June 8 at Gottenstroeter Funeral Home in Owensville.

His cremains will be interred in Jefferson Barracks in St. Louis with full military honors.

Arrangements entrusted to Gottenstroeter Funeral Home in Owensville.