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Charlotte Marie (Ellis) Keltner

March 15, 1930 ~ September 23, 2020 (age 90)


Charlotte Marie (Ellis) Keltner, age 90, of Newburgh, IN, passed away at 2:20 a.m. on Wednesday, September 23, 2020, at North Park Nursing Center.

Charlotte was born March 15, 1930, in Terre Haute, IN, to William and Gladys (Thomas) Ellis. She graduated from Garfield High School in 1947. Charlotte was a life-time member of Abundant Life Community Church. Charlotte and Dennis loved riding their motorcycle and traveling with The Christian Motorcycle Association. She enjoyed window shopping on Sunday afternoons with Melody and spending time her cat, Marley.

Charlotte is survived by her daughter, Michele Bennett (Tim Schaefer) of Evansville; daughter-in-law, Tina Keltner; grandchildren, Melody Bennett (Cody Glenn), Hannah Katterhenry (Wesley), Erik Keltner (Brittany), and Kassandra Keltner; many great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Charlotte is preceded in death by her parents; loving husband of 51 years, Dennis Lee Keltner, who passed away in 2012; son, Gregory Keltner, who passed away in 2003, and brothers, James Ellis and William Ellis.

Private Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Monday, September 28, 2020, at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel – A Family Tradition Funeral Home, 5330 Washington Avenue with Pastor Troy Boulware officiating. A Live Stream will be available beginning twenty minutes prior to the service time. Please visit Boone Funeral Home’s Facebook page and click on the link provided. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery in Newburgh.

The family would like to say a special thank you to Heart to Heart Hospice for their loving care.

Memorial Contributions may be made to: Vanderburgh County Humane Society at 400 Millner Industrial Drive, Evansville, IN 47710 or Abundant Life Community Church at 7333 Sharon Road, Newburgh, IN 47630.

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Funeral Service
September 28, 2020

1:00 PM
Boone Funeral Home
5330 Washington Avenue
Evansville, IN 47715

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