Wanda Meryle Kingree Keckley, 89, of Woodstock, passed away Saturday, May 2, 2015 at Rockingham Memorial Hospital in Harrisonburg. The funeral will be held Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. at Dellinger Funeral Home in Woodstock. Reverend Robert Berghuis will officiate. Burial will follow in Union Forge Cemetery in Edinburg.
Mrs. Keckley was born November 5, 1925 in Edinburg, daughter of the late Charles Madison Kingree and Bessie Lantz Kingree. She graduated from Eve Palmer’s Business School and retired from VDOT after 22 years. She was a lifetime member of Union Forge United Methodist Church where she also served as treasurer for over 30 years, a member of Edinburg VFW Post#2447 Ladies Aux. and a volunteer for over 20 years at Shenandoah Memorial Hospital. She was preceded in death by her husband Paul Mark Keckley.
Wanda is survived by her son, John Keckley and wife Dawn of Virginia Beach; daughter Karen Hughes and husband Ed of Kelso, WA; five grandchildren, Jonathan Mattison, Joshua Mattison, Aaron Keckley, Nathan Keckley and Ben Keckley; two great grandchildren, Nathan Mattison and Kristen Mattison.
Pallbearers will be Joshua Mattison, Aaron Keckley, Nathan Keckley, Steve Heishman, Brooks Irwin, Ronnie Riffey & Bill Lam.
Memorial contributions may be made to Union Forge United Methodist Church, C/o Donna Hollar, 33 Swann Drive, Edinburg, VA 22824.