Richard Keefer(1950 - 2013)

Richard E. Keefer

Bethany Beach-Richard E. Keefer, 63, of Bethany Beach, DE, died on Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at Deers Head Hospital Center in Salisbury, MD. He was born on October 17, 1950.

Rich was a graduate of Mercersburg Academy, Penn State University, Mount Saint Mary's and accredited as a Certified Health Care Executive. He recently retired as Chief Operating Officer of Deers Head Hospital Center. He was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Ocean City, MD, the President of the Delmarva Chapter of Penn State Club and an active member in his community.

Rich's loving wife of 32 years, Jan, Bethany Beach, DE and their only son, Scottland Keefer, Chicago, IL will host a visitation on Saturday, December 28, 2013 at Deers Head Hospital Center in Salisbury, Maryland from 1- 3PM.

Memorial contributions can be made in Rich's memory to The Deers Head Center Foundation, Deers Head Hospital, P.O. Box 2018, Salisbury, MD 21802-2018 or the PSU Delmarva Scholarship Fund, Dell Palmer, 31 Martinique Circle, Ocean Pines, MD 21811.

Arrangements are in the care of Holloway Funeral Home, 501 Snow Hill Road, Salisbury, Maryland 21804. To send condolences to the family, please visit


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Published in The Daily Times on Dec. 18, 2013