Celebrity Obituaries

Review this week's trending celebrity news stories

Share This Obituary

Patrick W. O'Keefe, 74, of the Youngs Rd., Merrill died Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015 at the Alice Hyde Medical Center, Malone, NY.
Born on Feb. 27, 1941 in Plattsburgh, NY, he was the son of Jerry and Elenor (Rozon) O'Keefe.
He married Anne Taylor on Nov. 23, 1963 in St. Joseph's Church, Malone.
Pat graduated from Franklin Academy with the Class of 1958 and attended Potsdam State University. He was employed as a lineman for Niagara Mohawk (National Grid) in Malone, retiring after 43 years of service. He was a former member of the Sons of the American Legion in both Malone and Florida, GI Club of the Amvets, and the Elks Club. For several years he was involved with little league and was a flagman for the snow sled races.
He is survived by his wife of 52 years; three children and their spouses, Mandy and Scott Gervais of Malone, Patrick Jr. and Penny O'Keefe of Malone, Taylor and Scott Tulip of Malone; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; a brother, Mike O'Keefe of Leesburg, FL; three sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law; many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents; a son, Michael on July 31, 2015 and a brother, Daniel O'Keefe.
Calling hours will be held at the Chateaugay Funeral Home on Tuesday, Dec. 8 from 4 to 6 p.m. A funeral service will immediately follow in the funeral home
chapel at 6 p.m.
Donations in his memory may be made to the Chateaugay Rescue Squad.

Funeral Home
Chateaugay Funeral Home
36 Church St Chateaugay, NY 12920
Tel. (518) 497-6781