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Keene, Mary Lee (Osborne) on morning of August 10, 2016, Mary passed away of natural causes. Mary was being visited and comforted by family members at home at the time of her passing. Mary was 85 years old. Mary Keene was born in Winchester, Kentucky on January 5, 1931. She was the fifth child, and the only daughter of Mazzie and James Osborne. Mary married Joe Keene October 16th, 1948. Mary was a member of Towne Boulevard Church of God in Middletown, Ohio and enjoyed helping with vacation bible school for many years. She worked at Inland General Motors in Dayton for 8 years. Mary enjoyed traveling around the country, was an amazing cook, and enjoyed watching TV (including the occasional UK basketball games). Mary was preceded in death by: her parents, James and Mazzie Osborne, and brothers, James, Foster, Henry and Frank Osborne; son-in-law, Anthony Reed. Mary is survived by: her husband, Joe Keene; daughters, Brenda Reed and Mary Ann (Mac) McIntosh; sons, Danny (Kelly) Keene and David (Melanie) Keene; grandchildren, Wendy Farler, Shannon Reed, Angie Allen, Karrleah Chessman, Zachary Keene, Erica Bostick, Brooke Alexander and Kristin McVean; great-grandchildren, Cory Farler, Austin Farler, Tyler Farler, Bailey Jo Allen, Averi McVean, Evelyn McVean, Amyra Bostick, Sofia Alexander, Nicholas Zeiher, Aleena Green, Archie Chessman, Caleb and Megan Rachford, and Taylor Luebbe; and great-great grandchildren, Grayson and Hudson Farler. Visitation will be at Baker-Stevens-Parramore in Middletown, Ohio at 11:00-1:00 pm on August 13, 2016. A Funeral Service will be at Baker-Stevens-Parramore Funeral Home in Middletown, Ohio at 1:00 pm on August 13, 2016 with Pastor Mark Jackson officiating with burial services following at Miltonville Cemetery in Trenton, Ohio. A memorial fund has been established with the Alzheimer's Association in Mary's name. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.bakerstevensparramore.com.