Samuel Edwin Keilberg
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Samuel Edwin Keilberg
  • July 8, 1941 - December 26, 2017
  • Euless, Texas

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Samuel Edwin Keilberg, 76, of Euless, TX passed away from this life December 26, 2017. He was born July 8, 1941 in El Campo, TX to Jack George Keilberg and Mary Jo Markowsky.



He graduated high school from Alvin High School, Alvin, TX in 1959 and accepted a basketball scholarship to the University of Arkansas where he graduated in 1964. He accepted a coaching and teaching position with Texarkana Arkansas Schools where he remained for 17 years. He relocated to the DFW area in 1981 and was employed with General Motors Acceptance Corporation in Dallas until he retired in 1998. He then took a part-time position as a bus driver with H-E-B School District for another 8 years.



He is a member of Living Word Luthern Church of Grapevine, TX.



He is preceded in death by a younger brother, Thomas Gerald Keilberg, and their parents, Mary Jo and Jack Keilberg.



He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Linda Edwards Keilberg, a son Jack Keilberg and wife Charlotte of Euless, Daughter, Jinjer Hill of Fort Worth, Daughter Joni Clemens and Husband David of Fort Worth, Brother Philip Jay Keilberg and wife Sylvia of Texarkana, TX, four grandchildren, Jon, Robert, Chandler and Payton; and seven great-grandchildren, Kaylee, Taylor, Rylee, Madison, Cadence, Jacob and Cason.



The visitation will be on Tuesday, January 2nd from 5-7pm at Foust & Son Funeral Home in Grapevine, TX. Services will be held on Wednesday, January 3rd at 1pm at the Funeral Home with the burial following at Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park.



In lieu of flowers, please make donations to St. Jude Research Hospital (stjudes.org)