Obituary – John Joseph Keating (c.1915 – 2006)

John Keating

EDGEWATER – John Joseph Keating, 91, of Third Street, a superintendent with the New York Central Railroad, died Friday at the home of his daughter in Clearwater. Mr. Keating, a native Weehawken, N.J., came to this area in 1986 from Hillsdale, N.J. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, New Smyrna Beach. He enjoyed gardening, collecting and restoring classic Jaguars, building model trains and railroads and was a lifelong football and boxing fan. He enjoyed world news. Survivors include two sons, Charles, Clearwater, and John, Cochecton, N.Y.; two daughters, Margaret Huylebroeck and Patricia Van Gunten, both of Clearwater; two brothers, Charles, Wilmington, Del., and Paul, Middletown, N.Y.; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Settle-Wilder, New Smyrna Beach, is in charge.

Published in the Daytona Beach News-Journal on 12/9/2006.

One Reply to “Obituary – John Joseph Keating (c.1915 – 2006)”

  1. Greetings,

    I came across your website as I was looking for info about my great grandpa John Joseph Keating. I just thought I would leave you a reply to say thanks for all the hard work.

    Cheers,
    Heidi Smith (maternal granddaughter of Patricia VanGunten)

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