Leonard (Lennie) William Keating, 90, died peacefully at home on February 11, 2012. He was born in Bellows Falls, VT on March 12, 1921, to James and Emily Keating.
He served in the U.S. Navy and was active in the Catholic Church, including serving as a Eucharist Minister. Lennie volunteered his time at St. Vincent de Paul Society, the Coast Guard Auxiliary, the Veteran's Forty and Eight Association and was the Past Grand Knight, Fourth Degree, Knights of Columbus.
He is survived by his loving wife, Marie, seven children: Mike (Angela), John (Li), Paul (Judy), Karen (Mel), James (Sharon), Mary Ellen, and William (Tonia); step-daughter Lucy Romero and family; 13 grandchildren, one great-granddaughter and many great friends.
Rosary will be held Wednesday, February 15, at 10:00 A.M. followed by Mass at 10:30 A.M., at St. Clement of Rome Catholic Church, 15800 Del Webb Blvd., Sun City, AZ 85351. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Hospice of the Valley.
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Published by Daily News-Sun on Feb. 15, 2012.