William O'Keefe

William O'Keefe, 90

WILMINGTON — Mr. William Paul Carroll O'Keefe, 90, of 1402 Hospital Plaza Drive, Room 421, died Thursday, April 10, 2014.

A funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 12, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Father Rafael Leon officiating. Burial will follow in the Catholic Church Cemetery.

Born in 1923 in Brooklyn, N.Y., Mr. O'Keefe was the son of the late William P. and Margaret Moore O'Keefe. He attended Lasalle High School in Brooklyn, N.Y. and the University of Virginia where he received a BS in Science. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy having served in WWII as a medic and was a retired medical salesman. He was the widower of Jessica Grady O'Keefe.

He is survived by a son, Bill O'Keefe and wife, Cynthia of Clinton and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Margaret Maher and a brother, Jack O'Keefe.

The family will receive friends at the home of his son at 475 Cedar Lake Lane, Clinton, N.C.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Caring Hands Veterinary Clinic, 121 N. Blvd, Clinton, N.C.

Condolences may be sent by visiting www.royalhallfuneralhome.com.

Royal-Hall Funeral Home is honored to serve the O'Keefe family.

Funeral Home

Royal Hall Funeral Home
301 McKoy St. Clinton, NC 28328
(910) 592-4127

Published in The Sampson Independent from Apr. 10 to Apr. 11, 2014