Sheila Keaten

October 22, 1935 ~ August 5, 2021 (age 85)


Sheila Bruning Keaten, age 85 of Fort Collins, Colorado passed away on Thursday, August 5, 2021 at her home. 

Sheila was born October 22, 1935 to Andrew and Genevieve (Byrne) Bruning in Omaha, Nebraska.  She was the third of five children.  Sheila attended Creighton University after high school and earned a degree in Nursing in 1958.  In 1961, she married Robert Winn Keaten in Los Angeles.  To this union two boys were born. 

She worked in the health care industry as a nurse for many years.  The family made their home in Fort Collins, Colorado.  Sheila enjoyed spending time with the family.  When she had free time she most enjoyed painting and animals. 

She is preceded in death by her husband, Robert and brother Timothy and sisters Barbara and Janice. 

Sheila  is survived by her sons, Robert Thomas Keaten and James Andrew Keaten along with three grandchildren, Katherine Esther, James Thomas, Matthew Peter; sister Kathleen; and niece Jeanne Nicolosi who was like a daughter and many other extended family and friends.

Memorial Service 11am, Friday, August 20, 2021 at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, Fort Collins

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Memorial Service
August 20, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Luke s Episcopal Church

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