Elna Marie Keehn, 86, of Latimer, passed away Wednesday, September 20, 2017, at Franklin Country View Nursing Facility in Hampton, Iowa.
She was born February 18, 1931, to Carl and Emma (Dohrmann) Stratmann in Hampton, Iowa. Elna graduated from Franklin Consolidated High School in Latimer, Iowa. She was united in marriage to Kenneth Keehn on March 3, 1951, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Latimer, Iowa. Elna worked at Latimer State Bank for over 20 years. She was a member of the St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Latimer and LWML. Elna enjoyed playing cards, golf outings, games with grandchildren, organizing memories, winters in Texas and spending time with family.
Elna is survived by her husband Kenneth Keehn of Latimer, son Bruce (Sandy) Keehn of Waukee, daughter Sandy (Jeff) Plagge of Spirit Lake, daughter Carol (Tom) Voelker of Latimer, grandchildren Bobbi (Joe) Sawhill, Ryan (Amber) Keehn, Tom (Heather) Plagge, Adam Plagge, Brian (Nicole) Plagge, Ethan (Beth) Voelker, Evan (Steph) Voelker, Maggie (Jacob) Lage, 11 great-grandchildren and brother Arnold (Lois) Stratmann of Hampton.
She was preceded in death by her parents, son Doug Keehn, twin sister Norma Borcherding and sister Iona Winterhof.
Memorials may be directed to St. Paul's Lutheran Church or St. Paul's Lutheran School in Latimer, Iowa.
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