THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
John M. Keeley
Issue Date: November 7, 2019
John M. Keeley, 80, of Beecher, passed away at his home on Tuesday, Oct. 29. He was born in Waukegan, IL. on Feb. 23, 1939, to the late Fowler and Elsie (Rodbro) Keeley. He married Carolyn Petersen on Sept. 30, 1961.
He enjoyed woodworking, hunting, fishing, especially in Alaska, golfing, and gardening. He was a long-time member of Grace Lutheran Church, a member of the Pembine Volunteer Fire Department and Beecher Town Supervisor.
Survivors include his wife, Carolyn; three sons: Jay (Diane) of Alaska, Steve (Richelle) of Pembine, and Todd (Angie) of Weston; six grandchildren; four great grandchildren; and numerous extended family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Kayla; and his sister, Sandy.
Visitation will be held at Grace Lutheran Church in Pembine on Friday, Nov. 8, from 10 a.m. until time of the funeral service at 11 a.m. with Pastor Gene Wickman and Pastor Doug Johnson officiating. Burial will be in the Pembine Cemetery at a later date.
Roubal Funeral Home of Wausaukee is assisting the family with arrangements.