Mary "Patricia" (Kilkelly) Kiester

  • Died: January 23, 2018
  • Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana

D O McComb and Sons - Foster Park

6301 Fairfield Ave.
Fort Wayne, IN 46807

Tel. (260) 426-9494

Tribute & Message From The Family

Mary "Patricia" (Kilkelly) Kiester, 93, passed away Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at Lutheran Life Villages, in Fort Wayne, IN. She was born in Fort Wayne, IN, to the late James J and Mary M. Kilkelly. Mary graduated from Central Catholic HS in 1942. She was the co-owner and office manager of Kiester Plumbing for over 30 years, retiring in 1987. Her memberships included, the American Legion Post #296 Auxiliary, Rosary Society. Surviving are her loving husband of 72 years Robert "Bob" R. Kiester of Fort Wayne, IN; children, David Kiester of Nashville, TN; Peg Kiester of Fort Wayne, IN; Sue (Richard) Keirns of Fort Wayne, IN; Terry (John) Sisco of New Haven, IN; Kathy (Jim) Faichnie of Toronto, Canada; 14 grandchildren and15 great grandchildren. Mary was preceded in death by her parents and brothers, John and James Kilkelly. Mass of Christian Burial is 11:30 am, Saturday,January 27, 2018 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church with calling 1/2 hour prior to mass. Calling on Friday, January 26, 2018, from 2 - 4 & 6 - 8 pm at D.O. McComb & Sons Foster Park Funeral Home, 6301 Fairfield Avenue Fairfield Ave. Burial in Catholic Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Memorials may be made to the Greater Indiana Northeast Chapter of Alzheimer's Association, or Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana or St. Henry's Catholic Church. To sign the online guest book, go to