Christopher Scott McKeon

Christopher Scott McKeon, 33, of Greenville, S.C., died Saturday at home.

Born in Jacksonville, Fla., on Jan. 18, 1980, son of Elizabeth Dolphin and Harold McKeon Jr., he was a graduate of Bishop Kenny High School and he earned an associate degree from Florida State College. Chris enjoyed his time traveling around the country in 2002, settling in Greenville, where he was employed as an electrician apprentice. He loved hiking in the mountains, playing his guitar and traveling with his dog, Marley.

Surviving are his sister, Melissa McKeon Powers and husband, Judson, Greenville; stepmother, Pamela Telis, Jacksonville; many aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, June and Bernard Dolphin; and his paternal grandparents, Mary Ellen and Harold McKeon Sr.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of the Snows Church, 301 S. State St., Clarks Summit, to be celebrated by the Rev. Michael Kerwin. Interment, Cathedral Cemetery in Scranton.

Friends may call Friday, 5 to 8 p.m., at the Lawrence E. Young Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 418 S. State St., Clarks Summit. For directions or to send an online condolence, visit www.lawrenceey oungfuneralhome.com.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Griffin Pond Animal Shelter, 967 Griffin Pond Road, South Abington Twp., PA 18411.

Funeral Home

Lawrence E. Young Funeral Home
418 S. State St.  Clarks Summit, PA 18411
570-586-7821

Published in Scranton Times on Oct. 31, 2013