Dennis O’Keefe

Dr. Dennis O’Keefe

Dr. Dennis O’Keefe, 81, of Vanceburg, passed away Thursday, February 20, 2020, at his home.

He was born on October 11, 1938, in Brooklyn, New York, a son of the late Maurice Joseph and Gertrude Berggren O’Keefe.

Dennis attended Heritage Unitarian Universalist Church and enjoyed playing scrabble and tennis, running, reading the New York Times, teaching, going to men’s group, watching his grandchildren play sports, talking with his children, and bird watching.

He is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Brendan and Lori O’Keefe of Garrison; one daughter and son-in-law, Simone and Jim Mauro of Mount Airy, Maryland; and four grandchildren, Cameron Loadwick, Michael Mauro, Samuel O’Keefe, and Sydney O’Keefe. He also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly miss him.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Burial will be in Heritage Memorial Acres Cemetery.

Globe Family Funeral Chapel is caring for all arrangements for Dr. Dennis John O’Keefe.