Mary Louise Casto McKeown, 87, of Cambridge, OH formerly of Jackson County passed away Thursday, March 5, 2020 at Cambridge Care and Rehabilitation following an extended illness.

She was born September 1, 1932 in Ripley, WV a daughter of the late Oman and Mildred Benson Casto. 

She is survived by her sons, Joe McKeown Karen) of Columbus, Ohio, Gary, Greg (Rita) and Dave McKeown, all of Akron, Ohio, Anthony “Tony” McKeown of Charleston and Andy Walker; Daughters, Toey McKeown of Ripley, Tammy McKeown of Cambridge, Ohio, Debbie McKeown Curry of Ripley and Robin McKeown Weekley of Ripley; siblings Betty Davis, Dorothy Anderson, Barbara Simons (Don), John Casto (Nora), Roger Casto (Mary), Peggy Schoffler, Sharon Bryant (Jim), Dennis Casto (Linda), and Linda Westfall. She is also survived by 29 grandchildren, 67 great-grandchildren, and 17 great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents Mary was preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, Glenn Dale McKeown and siblings Jack Casto, Leona Johnson, Joann Casto, Nola Lee Folelen, Donolel Casto, and Darrell E. Casto; son William “Rick” McKeown; daughter Caroline Beaver. She was also preceded in death by  infant twin brothers Billy and Bobby Casto and infant sister Brenda Lou Casto. 

A service to celebrate Mary’s life will be 2 p.m. Monday, March 9, 2020 at Waybright Funeral Home, Ripley with Rev. Robert Keen officiating. Visitation will be from11 a.m. until the time of the service. Burial will follow in the Casto Cemetery on Route 33 East. Online memories and condolences can be sent to the family by visiting