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Obituaries

Obituaries

Robert L. Keefe Sr. 1931 - 2007 Lawrence

Memorial services for Robert L. Keefe Sr., 76, Lawrence, will be at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at First Southern Baptist Church.Mr. Keefe died Wednesday, July 18, 2007, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.He was born Feb. 5, 1931, in Hampstead, Md., the son of William Randolph Jr. and Isabelle Robertson Hanauer Keefe. He graduated from the University of Richmond. He was a resident of Lawrence since 1987.Mr. Keefe served in the U.S. Army Signal Corps and was a veteran of the Korean War. He worked as a physicist for Sunflower Army Ammunition Plant, Hercules Inc., where he managed the Hazards Analysis Department. He retired in 1992. He was a member of First Southern Baptist Church.He married Elizabeth Nuckols on Sept. 6, 1952, in Cumberland, Md. They shared 55 years of marriage. She survives, of the home.Other survivors include two daughters, Peggy Ann Keefe, Richmond, Va., and Lorena Hajer and husband Rahman, Overland Park; two sons, Robert Jr. and Earl Randolph, both of Salt Lake City; and a granddaughter, Madelene.The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at Warren-McElwain Mortuary.The family suggests memorials to the church, sent in care of the mortuary.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.warrenmcelwain.com">www.warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Keefe.