John O’Keeffe, 53, of Margaretville, passed away unexpectedly, Friday, Dec. 19, 2008 in Walton.
He was born in the Bronx on September 18, 1955, the son of the late James O’Keeffe and Joan (Hagen) Spatadafino.
John was employed for many years at Con Edison, Queens as a mechanic, retiring due to ill health.
He attended St. John the Baptist Church, Walton.
Surviving are a daughter, Danielle O’Keeffe, Pough-keepsie; a son, Jonpaul O’Keeffe, Margaretville; the mother of his children, Celeste O’Keeffe, Walton; his mother, Joan Spatadafino; a brother, James (Patti) O’Keeffe, New Jersey; a sister, Maddie (Ed) Oakman, Vermont and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was predeceased by his father, James.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held Tuesday morning, Dec. 23 at 10 a.m. at Saint John The Baptist Roman Catholic Church, 25 Benton Avenue, Walton with the Rev. Matthew H. Frisoni, officiating.