Urban J. Keferl


First Posted: 10/10/2011

LimaUrban J. Keferl, 91, died at 11:05 a.m. Oct. 8, 2011, at St. Rita's Medical Center.He was born Oct. 8, 1920, in Dayton to Edward and Agnes Brun Keferl, who preceded him in death. On May 29, 1948, he married Virginia J. Cashour, who died Jan. 17, 2005.Mr. Keferl was an Army Air Forces veteran. He retired in 2001, from Marie Lynn Ceramics, after 20 years, and had also worked at Pangles for 12 years.Survivors include three daughters, Sharon M. Keferl, Kathy L. (David) Merricle and Christy L. Aab, all of Lima; a son, David R. (Kim) Keferl, of Lima, a sister, Loretta Keferl, of Dayton; and eight grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.He was preceded in death by two brothers, Edward and Paul Keferl.Services will begin at noon Wednesday at Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services, Shawnee Chapel. Father Frank Keferl will officiate. Friends may call from 10 a.m. until time of services Wednesday at the funeral home.Memorial contributions may be made to Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus.Condolences may be expressed at www.chiles-lamanfh.com.