William Keenan Obituary

William Michael Keenan
William Michael Keenan

July 29, 1960 - November 27, 2019
Born in Boston, Mass
Resided in New London, Connecticut


New London-William "Bill" Michael Keenan 59, passed away November 27, 2019 in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Bill was born in Boston, Massachusetts the son of Virginia M. Keenan of Wareham, Mass and the late Francis P. Keenan. He graduated from West Roxbury High School in 1978 and attended Bunker Hill Community College. Bill was raised in Roslindale, MA and relocated to Orlando, FL and then returned to CT in 1993.
He was employed at ShopRite in New London as a Department Manager for many years and later at Hillandale Farms as a warehouse Operator.
Bill was a fun loving, carefree zest for life person. He saw the good in everyone and always had a smile on his face. When he wasn't rooting for the Red Sox and Patriots, he loved to dance and bowl.
Besides his mother (Virginia), stepfather Charles Askren and stepmother Jeanne (Pine) Keenan, Bill is survived by his two daughters Rebecca Keenan Bohara and her husband Brett of Amston, CT and Kelly Keenan of Oakdale, CT. One brother, Francis P. Keenan and his wife Robin of Bridgewater, MA, two sisters Deborah A. Foley and her husband Michael of Albuquerque, NM and Christine M. Keenan and her partner Brian Kenny of Holbrook, MA. His nephew Francis B. Keenan and his fiancee Jessica Smith of Fall River MA and niece Ryan Jean (Keenan) Walleston and her husband Sean Walleston of Millis, MA. Many other aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and countless loving friends.
A celebration of life will be held on Saturday December 7, 2019 at 10:30 am at the Niantic Community Church 170 Pennsylvania Avenue, Niantic, CT. Thomas L. Neilan & Sons East Lyme Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Donations in Bill's memory may be made to The Cactus Jack Foundation PO Box
145 Waterford, CT 06385




Celebration of Life
Niantic Community Church
170 Pennsylvania Avenue
East Lyme, CT US 06333
Saturday, December 7, 2019
10:30 AM

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