Donald F., 85, of Harrington Park, NJ, formerly of Westwood, NJ, passed away on Thursday, March 28, 2013.
Born in Queens, NY to Patrick and Mary Keahon, he raised his family in Hillsdale and lived in Bedminster before moving to Westwood. Mr. Keahon was a NYC fireman and had a long career with the New York Times. He loved reading, spending time with his grandchildren, and spending his summers on Nantucket Island.
Donald leaves a legacy of a close knit and loving family. He is predeceased by his beloved wife Agnes.
He is survived by his children, Karen O'Keefe and her husband Tom, Pamela Massucco and her husband Don, Tricia Boylan and her husband John, and Donald Keahon Jr. and his partner Ernesto Avalo, his grandchildren, Allison, Kristin, Travis, Lindsey, Kevin, Sean and Erin, his great-grandchild Avery and his special niece Kathy and her husband Bill and their children. He is predeceased by his sister Patricia Armstrong.
The family will receive their friends at Becker Funeral Home, 219 Kinderkamack Road, Westwood, NJ on Tuesday April 2, 2013, 4-7 PM. The family will gather with relatives and friends for the funeral service on Wednesday, April 3 at 11 AM at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Maryrest Cemetery, Mahwah, NJ. www.becker-funeralhome.com
Published in The Record/Herald News on Mar. 30, 2013