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Obituaries

Obituaries

Walter O'Keefe 1941 - 2005

Graveside services for Walter O'Keefe, 63, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Monday in Oak Hill Cemetery in Lawrence.Mr. O'Keefe died Thursday, May 12, 2005, at his home.He was born June 16, 1941, in San Francisco, the son of Arthur O'Keefe and Cora Howl O'Keefe. He previously lived in Lawrence before moving to California and returned to Lawrence in 1986.Mr. O'Keefe worked for the city of Lawrence as a bus driver and retired in 1995.Survivors include three sons, Charles and Dennis O'Keefe, both of Iowa, and Wesley, Nebraska; two daughters, Geraldine Davis, Virginia, and Rhonda Flores, Topeka; two brothers, Don and Darrell, both of Lawrence; two sisters, Lillian Dean and Sharon Leutke, both of Washington; and several grandchildren.Friends may call from noon to 9 p.m. Sunday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home in Lawrence. The family suggests memorials to Southern Care Hospice or the American Cancer Society, sent in care of the funeral home.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.rumsey-yost.com">www.rumsey-yost.com</a>.