Beryl Ann Chace Keister, 73, died Monday, June 3, 2019.
Mrs. Keister was born Jan. 7, 1946. She was adopted as an infant by Wesley and Jessie Chace of Kenedy, was a 1964 graduate of Kenedy High School and later worked as LVN at the Kenedy hospital. In 1969, she met and married Dale Keister. She retired from nursing to be a housewife, was a long-time member of the Order of the Eastern Star and is a Past Worthy Matron of the Kenedy Chapter. She enjoyed reading, the beach and collecting cookbooks and clothing or furnishing with Coca Cola, Chicago Clubs, or San Antonio Spurs logos. Since her husband retired in 1994, the family enjoyed spending winters in Kenedy and summers at the family cabin at Round Lake, Sawyer County Wisconsin.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and a sister, Bonita Neugent.
Survivors include her husband, Dale; a son, Ross; a nephew, Dr. Scott Harford; and a niece, Roxy Harford.
A funeral service was held Friday, June 7, at 3 p.m. at Eckols Funeral Home chapel with Rev. Matt Singleton officiating. Interment followed in Karnes County Memorial Park.
Arrangements were under the direction of Eckols Funeral Home.