Anton “Tony” “Archie” Keelin, 36 of Hazelhurst passed away due to an ATV accident on May 29 at Aspirus Ironwood Hospital. Tony was born on December 8, 1984 in Bemidji, Minn. the son of T. William and Janell (nee Lutringer) Keelin. Tony graduated from Lakeland Union High School and NATC. He worked for various police departments before working for the Oneida County Sheriff Department.
He coached youth baseball, enjoyed boating, fishing, atving, camping, ice skating and especially spending time with his daughter Emma.
Tony is survived by his daughter Emma, his fiancé Sara Wolosek and by his mother Janell (Ron) Westimayer, his sister Billie Jo Keelin and brother Ken (Meghan) Keelin and by grandmother Emma Lutringer and by his aunts and uncles Robert Keelin, Alvin (Barb) Lutringer, Steve (Anita) Lutringer, Janice (John) Fletcher and Julie (Kelly) Conner and by his nephew Mason and niece Clara and by his step children Mitchell, Caden and Ashlyn and by numerous cousins, relatives, friends and colleagues.
Memorial Gathering will take place on Saturday, June 5 from noon to 3 p.m. at Nimsgern Funeral Home Chapel in Woodruff, followed by a Memorial Service at 3 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Tony “Archie” Keelin Fund at Associated Bank in Minocqua.
Online condolences may be shared at www.nimsgernfuneral.com. Nimsgern Funeral & Cremation Services is serving the family.