After a long struggle with lung and heart disease, Eugene J. "Gene" Keebler Jr., on Sunday March 12, 2023 is peacefully with our lord and many family members and friends, free of pain.
He proudly served our country in the US Navy, retiring after 20+ years. Those who know him will remember his many tales of Cape May, Norfolk, London, Ireland and Ethopia where he drove tractor trailer for the Army on the Massawa Road.
He was a son of the late Margaret and Eugene J. Keebler Sr., husband of Mariruth, father of Andrew, Nigel, Richard and Gillian, dad to Donald Radocay, Aprill-Noelle & Craig Campbell along with his "Baby" Daisy, brother of Charles, Peggy Malesky and Ruth Salio along with several grandchildren, nieces and nephews surviving.
Private entombment will be made in the Ligonier Valley Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to: Best Friends Animal Society, 5001 Angel Canyon Road, Kanab, Utah 84741-5000 or Smithfield UCC Church, 620 Smithfield Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 where he served as a council member and helped with altar and sanctuary decorating for over 35 years.