KEELEY, Lawrence R. 82, of Hanson, formerly of Dorchester, passed away on March 30, 2013. Born on May 29, 1930, he was raised and educated in South Boston schools and later graduated from Northeastern University and attended Suffolk Law. Lawrence retired from Mass Electric and later worked part time for National Grid. He was a member of the Weymouth Kiwanis. Lawrence proudly served his country in the Army during the Korean War. Lawrence was the husband of the late Marlene A. (LeFrancois) Keeley. He is survived by his loving sons, Matthew R. Keeley and his wife Stephanie of Halifax and Phillip R. Keeley and his wife Joann of Hanson. Lawrence was the dear brother of Anne Reitman and Margaret Carey, both of South Boston, and the late John Keeley. He is survived by his cherished grandchildren Joseph, Ryan, Tyler, Corey, Evan, as well as many nieces and nephews. Visiting hours in the Sullivan Funeral Homes, 2 Maquan St., at the corner of Rte 14 & 58 in HANSON, Wednesday 4-7 PM. A funeral mass will be celebrated on Thursday at 11AM in St. Joseph the Worker Church, 1 Maquan St., Rte 14 in Hanson. Interment with military honors at Mass National Cemetery in Bourne. In lieu of flowers, donations in Lawrence's memory may be made to Wingate at Silver Lake Activities Department, 17 Chipman Way, Kingston, MA 02364. For directions and our online guestbook, visit 781-878-0920 781-293-2020 Family Owned & Operated Since 1897

Published in The Boston Globe on Apr. 2, 2013