Vincent Keyes
1931 - 2021
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Vincent Keyes

Edgewater, FL - Vincent Keyes, 89, of Edgewater, FL, passed away on May 6, 2021. Vincent was born in 1931 in Morristown, NJ. He was a veteran of the Marine Corp, honorably serving during the Korean War, a longtime member of the Morristown Volunteer Fire Department, serving as Chief from 1975-76, owner of the former Washington Bar (currently "End of Elm") and a member of the Church of the Assumption. After retiring to Florida in 1991 Vincent joined St. Gerard's church in Edgewater, FL. Vincent loved to golf and worked at Hidden Lakes Golf Club.

Vincent was preceded in death by his wife, Janet Galvin Keyes, his mother Mary Dundas Keyes, father Thomas Keyes, and his siblings Matthew Keyes, Edmund Keyes, Jerome Keyes, Thomas Keyes, Richard Keyes, and Josephine Keyes Ferrer. He is survived by his children Marjorie Keyes, Brian Keyes (Kacy), Laura Keyes, his grandson Matthew Keyes, his siblings Gerald Keyes (Jane), Mary Keyes, Theresa Keyes Holtz (Robert), Anne Keyes, and Adrian Keyes (Rita), widowed sisters-in-law Bonnie Keyes, and Beverly Keyes, along with numerous beloved nieces and nephews.

A mass of Christian burial will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in New Smyrna Beach, FL on Thursday, May 13, 2021 at 11am.




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Published in Daily Record from May 7 to May 9, 2021.
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May 12, 2021
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Jerry and Sherry Keyes
May 11, 2021
I had the great pleasure in knowing Mr. Keyes. He was a good friend to my uncle Bugs, and Big John Geraghty and a lot of others in Morristown. He was one of the people that made Morristown a better place.....Long live his memory, RIP!
Al Hagensen
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May 10, 2021
Sending sincere condolences to the entire family. It was a true honor to have met Vincent at Keyes Family Reunions. All my love and hugs.
Helen Keyes
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May 10, 2021
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May 8, 2021
The U.S. Marines, Navy Fleet Marine Force Corpsmen, FMF Chaplains, and Associate Members of the E. T Brisson Detachment #063 of the Marine Corps League in Naples, Florida, hereby salute and recognize Vincent Keyes for serving God and his country by becoming a United States Marine. We honor his memory and valiant service to our Corps and our great Nation. Please accept our heartfelt sentiments as a token of our esteem and admiration of his L’Esprit du Corps. Semper Fidelis.








Marines of the Marine Corps League Naples, Florida
Served In Military Together
May 8, 2021
Dear Keyes Family, Sorry to hear the news!!! Mr Keyes was very good to me,I was his mailman at the bar!!! Had many good times there!! May God Bless Him!!!!
John viola
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May 8, 2021
We send our sincere condolences. We have so many wonderful memories of Vinny, Janet, and the children. Those memories bring a smile to our faces and joy to our hearts. May they do the same for you. Keeping you all in thought and prayer.
Carolyn & Steve Sior
Carolyn & Steve Sior
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May 8, 2021
The officers and members of the Morristown Fire Bureau's, Humane Engine Co. No. 2 offer their condolences to the Keye's family. Vincent was a devoted past assistant fire chief and member of the Board of Fire Warden's.
May he forever rest easy!
Patrick Tillyer, President, HEC No.2
Patrick Tillyer
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May 7, 2021
I have very warm feelings about my brother-in-law, Vint. He and Janet were witness at our wedding in Massachusetts. Just before the wedding started, he and I were standing in the alcove near the altar and he said, "You know how it is with us Catholics, we only do this once. So if you have any doubts, now is the time to run". I am very glad that I didn't run.
Bob Galvin Fairfield, CA 5/7/2021

Bob Galvin
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