Passed away Monday morning, December 10, 2018. Verna was born June 16, 1934 in Niles, MI the daughter of Lewis and Lucille (Jerue) Geishirt. She was a graduate of Niles High School where she was an avid band member and attended Western Michigan University. Verna enjoyed bowling, golf, and jigsaw and crossword puzzles. She was also one of the original East Side regulars of the GRT. On November 12, 1955 she was united in marriage to her loving husband, Harry Keeler who preceded her in death on December 24, 2000. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Lewis Geishirt, Jr. She is survived by her children, Joette Chase (Chuck), James (Janet) Keeler, Scott (Martha) Keeler, Kathy Dieterman (Richard); 9 grandchildren, Jacob, Matthew, Sarah, Natalie, Heidi, Robert, Kristin, Michael, and Emma; 5 great-grandchildren, Jordan, Jackson, Harry, Lawson, and Callahan; her twin sister, Vivian Pointer; several nieces and nephews; and many close friends. Services will be held at 11:00am Saturday, December 15 at the Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Memorial Chapel, 622 S. Burdick. Interment will follow in Riverside Cemetery. Friends may meet the family from 5-8pm Friday evening at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the American Diabetes Association. To view Verna's personalized guestbook please visit www.langelands.com.