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John J. Keogh

May 8, 1948 — September 25, 2022



John Keogh, Maynard, Massachusetts and formerly of Kilnaleck, Co. Cavan, Ireland – May 8, 1948

Sadly missed by his loving family, daughter Rebecca, son Patrick, daughter in law Rachel, grandchildren Izabella, Arlo and Amelia, and good friend, Cindy of Maynard, MA, brother Padraig, Letterkenny, CO. Donegal, sister Mary, West Concord, MA, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.   Fondly remembered as Papa to his grandchildren and John John to his nieces and nephews.

John came to the United States in 1970 on a soccer tour and soon after made this his home.  

John worked as a carpenter upon his arrival followed by many years as a shipper receiver at Digital Equipment Corporation.  He retired from Haartz Corporation in Acton in 2018. 

John enjoyed music and sports and loved playing golf with his son, Patrick, watching, soccer and football with Rebecca.   He adored his grandchildren and loved spending time with them.

He is greatly missed by all.

A ‘Celebration of Life’ for John is being held at the Maynard Golf Course on October 16, 2022, 2:30-6:30 p.m.  Calling hours 2:30-3:30, followed by shared memories, refreshments for John’s family and close friends.

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Celebration of Life

Sunday, October 16, 2022

2:30 - 6:30 pm (Eastern time)

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