Robert P. Keenan

Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home & Crematory

Obituaries | The Tube City Almanac | December 09, 2019

Robert P. Keenan, age 87, of White Oak died December 7, 2019, at home. Born January 28, 1932, in McKeesport, he was the son of the late Hazel Gertrude Peirson and David Russell Keenan and the husband of the late Betty Joan Davis-Keenan.

Bob was a graduate of McKeesport High School and a Penn State Alumni. He served in the Army during the Korean War at Fort Bragg in North Carolina. Bob retired from Westinghouse as an engineer in the Nuclear Division and worked for Sears Auto Center. He was a member of the Faith Lutheran Church in White Oak. He was a proud member of the Three River Model A Restoration Club and even built a Model A with his son, Todd.  Bob was the caregiver to his mother-in-law Elizabeth Davis and his wife, Betty Joan. He enjoyed his trips to Florida and all over the East Coast, going camping with his family, and was a true animal lover.
Robert is survived by his sons, Todd Keenan of White Oak and Daniel (Laura) Keenan of Lexington, South Carolina; sister-in-law, Marian Davis; nephews, David (Marsha) Rupcic and Scott (Debi) Davis; nieces, Cindy (Richard) Novotny and Tammy ( Bob) Grasso; as well as numerous cousins.
In addition to his parents and wife, Robert was preceded in death by his brother, Warren Keenan; sister, Gertrude Rupcic; and brother-in-law Robert Davis.
Family and friends will be received at Jaycox Jaworski Funeral Home & Crematory on Tuesday, December 10, 2019, from 4 to 7 p.m. Funeral will be held Wednesday at 10 a.m in the funeral home chapel. Burial will follow at Penn Lincoln Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Humane Animal Rescue and the Alzheimer's Association.
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Originally published December 09, 2019.

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