- July 19, 2016
- Berlin, New Jersey
of Donald's Passing
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“Elaine. I got a call from Berlin N. J. I'm sorry
1 of 6 | Posted by: Tom Vogel - Jacksonville, FL
“On behalf of the South Jersey Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA - formerly the Retired Officers Association "TROA"), I...Read More »
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“Sending you my sincere sympathy on your great loss, Elaine. Hoping you will let your friends be a help to you during this difficult time.Elaine Smith
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“I am so sorry for your loss and realize the huge void in your family for a man with such great achievements in his life. What an honor to have known...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Linda Salandra - Philadelpia, PA
“I am sad to learn of Mr McKeons passing. My Love, Hugs & Prayers are with you all at this difficult time. Fondly, MichelePerhaps they are not the...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Michele Liscio - FL - Friend
“The Manhattan College alumni community shares the grief, and is now praying for our fellow alumni and the family at this time. The Alumni Office has...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: fjohn reinke (mc1968) - Keene, NH
Donald passed away on Tuesday, July 19, 2016.
Donald was a resident of Berlin, New Jersey at the time of his passing.
He graduated in 1950 from Manhattan College.
He was a Marine Corps infantry officer. Toward the end of World War II he enlisted in the US Navy at the age of seventeen and served as a fire controlman on the USS Macon. Colonel McKeon was in the US military for twenty-eight years altogether. From 1951 to 1963 he served on Okinawa at Quantico and at Camp Lejeune and for three years at the Marine Corps recruiting station in Hartford CT.
A celebration of life will be held on August 6 at 3:00 p.m. at the Costantino Funeral Home 231 W. White Horse Pike and Arlington Avenue Berlin NJ. Memorial service 4:00PM. Interment will be at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.
Donations may be made in his memory to the Michael Fecile Foundation 3160 Woods Edge Drive Garnet Valley PA or to Animal Welfare 509 Centennial Boulevard Voorhees NJ.