Obituary - Mattie 'Bonnie' Keeley
Last updated 12/9/2022 at 11:27am
Mattie "Bonnie" Keeley, 80, passed away due to natural causes Tuesday, November 29, 2022, at the Northern Montana Care Center.
Cremation has taken place, and memorial services will be held at a later date. Holland & Bonine Funeral Home has been entrusted with services and arrangements.
Please visit Bonnie's online memorial page to send a card or leave a message of condolence for her family at http://www.hollandbonine.com .
Bonnie was born January 13, 1942, in Elgin, TX, to Weldon and Thelma (Tabor) Carlisle. She was raised in Elgin, attending high school there. In 1960, Bonnie married Wayne Lawrence, and the couple had three children. They moved to Havre in 1972, and later divorced.
Bonnie married David Keeley in 1985, and over the years, she worked various odd jobs.
Bonnie was a decisive woman who enjoyed working in her yard and garden, crafting, making cards, and camping and hunting with family. She served as the secretary to the Havre RC Club for several years when David was president.
She was preceded in death by her husband, David Keeley; parents, Weldon and Thelma Carlisle; and sister Dorothy Traugott.
Bonnie is survived by her children, Gwen (Terry) Keeley of Havre, James (Julie) Lawrence of Helena, and Lourie Helmer of Billings; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; siblings Shirley (Jerry) Clark, Joe Carlisle, and Jimmy Carlisle, all of Texas; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.