Marjorie K. Keener, 90

Marjorie K. Keener, 90, of Selbyville, Del., passed away on Monday, March 6, 2017. She was born Nov. 28, 1926, in Waynesburg, Pa., to the late Stanley Kuhn and Minnie Isabel Phillips Kuhn.

Keener taught school for many years, and her students remember her fondly to this day. She had a wonderful sense of humor and brought smiles to many. She enjoyed reading, spending time with her friends and traveling, and she loved the Eastern Shore. She was a kind and loving wife, mother and grandmother.

In addition to her parents, Keener was preceded in death by her husband, Richard B. Keener. They celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary in June of 2016. She is survived by a daughter, Barbara S. Gatski and her husband, John McMullan, of Salisbury, Conn.; two sons, Richard B. Keener Jr. and his wife, Donna, of Apollo Beach, Fla., and Robert S. Keener and his wife, Debbie, of Clifton, Va.; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Services and burial were to be held privately. Memorial contributions may be sent to Coastal Hospice & Palliative Care, Coastal Hospice at the Lake; P.O. Box 1733; Salisbury, MD 21802-1733, or to the United Methodist Church; 158 Church Street; Westfield, PA 16950. Condolences may be sent online at