Sterling K. Keyser, 77, died Saturday, January 19 at his residence. A native of Cleveland, Ohio, he was Chief Engineer at American Hoist and Derrick and retired in 1985 after 43 years. He was a graduate of North Side High School and Purdue University and loved fishing and all sports. He was loving husband, father, and grandfather.
He is survived by wife Margaret, Fort Wayne; daughter Jane Skillman, Kansas City, Kansas; sons Greg Keyser, Leo, Indiana; Robert "Tex" Keyser, Fort Wayne; brother Hazen Keyser, Florida; and 4 Grandchildren.
Services were held Wednesday, January 23, 2002 at Elzey Patterson Rodak Home for Funerals with burial in Prairie Grove Cemetery. Memorials to Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church Building Fund.