Carl Edward Keenan
Georgetown, IN - Carl Edward Keenan, 84, of Georgetown, Indiana, died on December 28, 2020 in Georgetown, Indiana. Carl was born in Louisville, KY, on March 30, 1936. He attended Flaget High School in Louisville, Kentucky. He married Patricia Ann Sheehan on December 27, 1958 in Louisville, KY. He served in the Army for four years and was stationed in White Sands, New Mexico. Carl worked 36 years for the Ford Motor Company at Lap and Ktp, and was a member of UAW local 862. He achieved Eagle Scout rank in the Boy Scouts of America.
A member of St. Mary's of Navilleton Catholic Church, Carl is preceded in death by his loving wife of 59 years, Patricia Ann, his parents Charles Edward Keenan and Susan Catherine Keenan. He was also preceded by his siblings Richard Raymond Keenan, and Patricia L Schad.
Carl is survived by his children: Kevin Michael (Monica Heuke), Shawn Patrick (Joyce Anderson), Brian Kerry (Cam Ly Phu) , and Kelly Ryan (Beth Ponton). Grandchildren: Rose Marie, Nicholas Carl, Alexander Thomas, Lucretia Breanne, Amelia Mae, Liam Patrick, Madeline Yu, Olivia O'shea, Colin Murphy, Fiona Maeve, Robbie, and Tommy. Great grandchildren: Simon Edward, Sophia Rose, Baylei Breeann, and Noah James.
Carl was a devoted husband, dedicated father, loving grandfather, and cuddly great grandfather. He enjoyed his family and wood working. The items he created in his workshop brought joy and immeasurable happiness to those near and dear to him. He was a teacher to his children and a role model to all. His belief in loyalty, volunteerism, self-reliance and quality craftsmanship defined his life and those of his family. He will be deeply missed by his friends, family, and all who knew him.
Carl's life celebration will be scheduled after the COVID-19 pandemic is brought under control.
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Published by Courier-Journal from Jan. 11 to Jan. 17, 2021.