Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Mona Lee (Plunkett) Keyes?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Mona's memory.
Coping with Grief
We would like to offer our sincere support to anyone coping with grief. Enter
your email below for our complimentary daily grief messages. Messages run for up to one year and you
can stop at any time. Your email will not be used for any other purpose.
Mona Lee (Plunkett) Keyes
December 22, 1928 ~ November 21, 2022 (age 93) 93 Years Old
5 Trees, Flowers, or Condolences have been shared with support of Mona's family - View on Tribute Wall
Mona Lee Keyes, age 93, of Bright, IN, passed away on November 21, 2022. Mona was born on December 22, 1928, in Addyston, Ohio to Newton and Agnes Plunkett (nee Meeks). Her father died from tuberculosis when she was two months old. Her mother later married Bert Rankin, and he was always her Dad. Mona wed Amos E. Keyes on May 22, 1948, in Sayler Park, Ohio.
Besides raising a family and farming, Mona worked and retired from Seagram's Distillery in Lawrenceburg, IN. After retirement and the passing of her husband, she enjoyed travelling the country with her sister. They particularly loved exploring Kentucky and the south. Mona loved to meet new people. She and Amos started the Keyes produce stand at their home in Bright in the 1960's. She always enjoyed raising and selling her produce and the opportunity to talk with new and old friends.
Mona was preceded in death by her husband: Amos; brother: Newton (Mickey) Plunkett;, sister: Elsa Catherine Rankin; father: Newton Plunkett; mother: Agnes Rankin; and stepfather: Bert Rankin.
Survivors include her children: Edward (Joyce) Keyes, Kenneth (Sue) Keyes, Michael (Denise) Keyes and Charles (Penny) Keyes. She will also be dearly missed by many grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and friends.
Visitation will be held at Brater Winter Funeral Home, 201 S. Vine Street, Harrison, OH 45030 on Saturday, November 26, 2022, from 11:00 AM until the time of funeral service at 12:00 PM. Burial to follow at Gibson Cemetery in Bright, IN.
Memorials may be made to the Bright Volunteer Fire Department and Life Squad or to the Bright Lions Club through the funeral home.