Keith John “Calico’ KEILAR

17/04/1920 – 22/03/2024

Beloved husband of Betty (dec.).

Loved father of Ronald, Trevor, Ros O’Grady and Julie (dec.).

Friend of Lesley, Marguerita and Jimmy.

Loved Poppy of Laresa and Ronnie, Pauline, and Rachel;

Julie and Darren, Michelle and Simon, Leanne and Troy, Ethan and Kat;

Travis and Clare, Brent and Tania (dec.), Marnie and Eliza and their families.


Family and friends of KEITH are invited to attend a Service at the Eastern Park Chapel, 271 Raglan Parade, Warrnambool on THURSDAY (March 28) commencing at 10.00am.

The cortège will leave at the conclusion of the Service for the Warrnambool Cemetery.

Visit Guyetts Funerals webpage for livestream access or to leave tributes and condolences.

Funeral Notice

ServiceMarch 28, 2024 - 10:00 am271 Raglan Parade Warrnambool, VIC View MapVenue: Eastern Park

Loved father of Ros O’Grady and friend of Jimmy. Loved Poppy of Travis and Clare, Brent and Tania (dec.), Marnie and Eliza. Loved Great Poppy of Liam, Bella, Connor, Daisy, Violet, Charlie and River.


  1. My deepest sympathy to you Trevor and families on the passing of your beloved dad Keith. A true gentleman that I had the pleasure of knowing, such a gentle, kind man.

    Jess Kelly March 30, 2024
  2. Sending my condolences to Trevor, Ros, Don and families.
    Keith you were a true gentleman and it was a pleasure to have known you.
    RIP now back in the arms of your beloved Betty. ❤️ Love Agnes

    Agnes McLaren March 26, 2024
  3. Farewell to my last Uncle.
    Remembering the times you and Dad
    haycarting in Caramut or when you moved to Warrnambool and lived around the corner in Belmore Rd.
    To Ron, Trevor, Ros and families sincere sympathy.

    Peter McKane March 25, 2024
  4. True Gentleman now at peace, deepest sympathy To Trevor and Families.
    No more bake beans for tea , you will be so dearly have truly earned your rest, just short of your 104 birthday 🎈🍻Go Pies🖤🤍

    Cindy March 25, 2024
  5. RIP old mate respected mate from the Warrnambool Shire days(BridgeGang)will always be remembered.Winston Hand.

    Cheryl Hand March 24, 2024
  6. Deepest sympathy to all of Keith’s family . What a lovely , kind true gentleman Keith was . In all my time knowing this amazing man , never once did I hear him complain . Enjoy your rest Keith , you have certainly earnt it . GO PIES . ❤️ Alison

    Alison Ladhams March 24, 2024