Bobbie 'Bob' L. Keltner

1/28/2014

Bobbie "Bob" L. Keltner, 86, Wichita, died Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at his home.

Bobbie "Bob" L. Keltner, 86, Wichita, died Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at his home.

He was born Nov. 30, 1927, in Meade to Virgil and Ella (Lowry) Keltner.

He was a retired Boeing draftsman. He was a U.S. Army veteran.

Survivors include his wife of 62 years, Dorsie; a son, Rick Keltner and wife, Paula, Hays; a daughter, Terri Carpenter and husband, Ron, Wichita; a sister, Bonnie Hardesty; five grandchildren, Sarah Willms and husband, Jeff, Stuart Keltner and wife, Brooke, Beth Shonka and husband, Matt, Lindsey Carpenter and Brent Carpenter and wife, Ashley; and two great-grandchildren, Rebecca Carpenter and Halle Keltner.

He was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers, Oscar, Willis, Russell and Howard; and a sister, Mildred Keltner.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Mount Vernon United Methodist Church, 5701 E. Mount Vernon.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Lakeview Funeral Home, 12100 E. 13th, Wichita.

Memorials are suggested to Mount Vernon United Methodist Church in care of the funeral home.

Condolences can be sent to the family at www.MyLakeviewFuneralHome.com.