Capitola ‘Cappie’ Graham Keller
Capitola “Cappie” Graham Keller, 98, formerly of Glenwood Ave., Williamsport, died Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, at Rose View Center, where she resided since 2011.
Born Feb. 6, 1920, in Gadsden, Alabama, she was the eldest child of the late Hoyt and Vindia Richey Graham.
Cappie graduated in 1939 from Geraldine High School, Geraldine, Ala. She served her country proudly in the United States Coast Guard during World War II.
Cappie was an expert seamstress and tailor and a licensed beautician.
Surviving are her children, Charles W. (Jill) Keller Jr., of Williamsport, and Peggy L. (Frank) Novaleski of Harrisburg; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren; a sister, Nathalene Guest, of Montgomery, Ala.; and son-in-law, Morgan Smith, of Benson, N.C.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Ann Marie Keller; brothers, Charles Graham, Samuel Graham and Johnnie Graham; sisters, Della Stevens and Mary Leak; and her former husband, Charles W. Keller.
A graveside service to honor the life of Cappie will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Twin Hills Memorial Park, 3332 Lycoming Mall Drive, Muncy.
Memorial contributions in Cappie’s name may be made to the Glaucoma Research Foundation, 251 Post Street, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94108.
Arrangements entrusted to Sanders Mortuary.