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Founder of Keller Ford passes away

GRAND RAPIDS (WZZM) - A Grand Rapids auto dealer, a "great, great guy," has passed away.

Jack Keller, the founder of Keller Ford, died April 30 at the age of 88.

According to his obituary, Keller was a World War II veteran before moving to St. Clair Shores in the early 1960's as a salesperson for Roy O'Brien Ford. He moved to Grand Rapids in 1966 and bought his first dealership at the corner of Jefferson and Cherry and called it Keller Ford.

The visitation for Keller will be Saturday, May 16 at St. Robert of Newminster Catholic Parish in Ada from 10:00am - 11:00am, with the memorial service following.