Casey Kehoe, beloved husband, dad and gramps, passed away peacefully at home in Edmonton, Alberta on Friday, January 7, 2022.
Left to cherish his memory are: Jan, his loving wife of 46 years; daughter Megan and granddaughter Naomi; son Justin; three sisters; numerous cousins; nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by two brothers, four sisters, a nephew and two nieces.
Casey was born in Vita, Manitoba in 1942. He graduated from Worsham College of Mortuary Science in Chicago. In 1981, he and his wife moved to Camrose where he operated Mount Pleasant Funeral Chapel for twenty one years. Casey was dedicated to his profession.
He was a fourth degree member of the Knights of Columbus and a faithful parishioner of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Camrose, serving on the parish council and in music ministry. Helping people in need is what he did best. He served on the board of directors for St. Mary's Hospital, Camrose Food Bank and the Camrose Chamber of Commerce.
Casey was a compassionate, kind and generous gentleman. He was a loving husband and father. Courageously, he lived with Parkinson's disease and had a positive attitude to life.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, January 14, 2022 at 11:00 a.m., in St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, East Selkirk, Manitoba with Father Carl Tarnopolski presiding. Interment will follow at the East Selkirk Cemetery.
Memorial donations made to St. Francis Xavier Church or to the St. Mary's Hospital Foundation are greatly appreciated.