Hermitage Funeral Home & Memorial Gardens

535 Shute Ln, Old Hickory, TN


Robert Albion Keller

April 4, 1936March 21, 2020

Robert Albion Keller, 83, died peacefully on March 21, 2020 after a long and courageous battle with Alzheimer’s. Robert was born April 4, 1936 to Doris (Pinkham) Keller and Albion Keller in Boothbay Harbor. Maine.

After graduating from Boothbay Harbor High School in 1957, he joined the United States Army where he received several awards. Although, he loved his life as a lobster fisherman in Maine he wanted to be in Nashville because of his love for country music. His favorite consisted of Ernest Tubb, Kitty Wells, and Hank Williams Sr. He made his way to Tennessee and began a new life as a self-contractor. There was not anything he couldn’t do. His greatest blessings of all were his wife, daughters and grandchildren. His brother Bertie Keller precedes Robert in death. He is survived by his devoted wife of 33 years, Sherry Keller. His daughters, Crystal Keller and Amy (Robert) Mooneyhan, Grandson, Danny Harp Jr. and granddaughter McKenna Mooneyhan.

Pallbearers Danny Harp Jr, Buddy Mooneyhan, Robert Mooneyhan, Wyatt Weatherford,

Visitation with family Monday from 3 pm to 7 pm at Hermitage Funeral Home. Private family services on Tuesday at Hermitage Funeral Home.


  • Visitation Monday, March 30, 2020
  • Private Family Celebration of Life Tuesday, March 31, 2020


Robert Albion Keller

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Donna Steffy

March 31, 2020

My heartfelt condolences to the family, Sherry and her girls.

My prayer is for acceptance, peace, and a grateful heart full of memories they can rely on. My prayer is that the family get through this day with the knowledge that their loved one is absent from the body but in the present with the Lord. My prayer is for healing and grace. Amen.

Amanda gregory

March 28, 2020

Just wanted to say I am sending my prayers and love I was Honor to meet him very caring and loving person and always had a smile on his face and open you to his house with open arms , I will be praying for family if yall need anything let me know💕🙏

Darlene Ford Hall

March 26, 2020

Sherry. I am so very sorry for your loss. Robert worked with my husband Gary for several years roofing houses in the area. Gary passed away one year ago. I regret not be able to come to the visitation. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Ashley Sebolt

March 26, 2020

I'm bless to have got to be a part of the family.. I share some memories like how you always came with crystal to pick me up to go to white castle before school I love it I'm glad to have share that memory with you oh you can't forget about shoneys lol well if there is a white castle in heaven we'll meet there again. I love you can't wait to meet again❤

Amy Mooneyhan

March 25, 2020

Poppy, I love you so much.Thank you for being such an important part of my life. Until we meet again, “Don’t take any wooden nickels.”

Amy Mooneyhan

March 25, 2020

Your family misses you terribly, but we have comfort in knowing we will see you again. I love you so much Poppy.