David E. Keller, 65, of St. Louis passed away Tuesday Sept.14, 2021 at Missouri Baptist Hospital in St. Louis. He was born Aug. 23, 1956 in Perryville to Eugene and Velda (Unterreiner) Keller. He and Victoria “Vicki” R. Signorino Keller were married Aug. 21, 1994 in St. Louis. She survives in St. Louis.
Dave was generous, gentle, and humble. He adored the love of his life Vicki, with whom he shared so many loving memories. Theirs was a love for the ages. Dave was a devoted son, husband, father, father-in-law, loving “Papa” to his dear grandchildren, brother, uncle, cousin and friend to so many. He and Vicki were always welcoming hosts for all friends and family to several large, frequent gatherings. Dave was a nationally-known CPA, recognized by automobile dealer trade associations and other groups. He used his tremendous skills to help thousands of businesses succeed and worked hard up until his final days so that he and Vicki could help others. He loved his hometown of Perryville and supported several businesses, including the family-owned Keller Motors dealership. Dave Keller was larger than life, there was nothing Dave wouldn’t do for you.
Dave’s surviving family includes mother Velda Keller; wife, Vicki Keller; Vicki’s daughter Nina (Blaida) and her husband Charles Harris, Vicki’s son Andy Blaida and his wife Liz Gutierrez; his loving grandchildren Josephina, Charlie, Miranda, and Bella; three brothers Steve (Debbie) Keller, Ricky (Karen) Keller, and Tom (Sascha) Keller; two sisters,Teresa (Tim) Buchheit and Mary Keller.
Dave was preceded in death by father Eugene and siblings Laurie and James.
Visitation is Friday evening, Sept. 17, 2021 at Ortmann Stipanovich Funeral Home in Des Peres. Funeral will be held at St. Clement Catholic Church in Des Peres Saturday Sept. 18, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. Burial following the ceremony at Resurrection Cemetery on Watson Rd. Memorial contributions can be made out to St. Vincent Educational Foundation in Perryville, svdepaul.org/onlinegiving.