Keeney, Sr, Billy J.
Date: Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Time: 5:00 pm- 8:00 pm
Mahn Funeral Home, DeSoto, Missouri
Date: Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Time: 11:00 am Mass
St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church
Sacred Heart Cemetery
501 St. Jude PL
Memphis, TN 38105-9959
Billy Joseph Kenney, Sr age 80 of DeSoto, MO entered into eternal rest on March 16, 2018 at his residence in DeSoto, MO. Born in East St. Louis on September 14, 1937 to his late parents Hugh and Myrtle (Henson) Keeney.
Billy was a proud veteran having served in the Marines during the Korean War. He was retired from Ameren UE as a control operator. Member of St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church. He enjoyed taking road trips, coaching soccer and baseball. As well as playing softball, camping, hiking, bowling, baseball and golf. Favorite thing was spending time with his family.
Survived by his loving family, sons Robert (Suzanne) Keeney of Milstadt, IL and Donny (Sandy) Keeney of Festus, MO; daughters Debbie (James) Bell of Milstadt, IL, Cathy (Harry Williams) Keeney of Rolla, Mo, Jackie (Doug) Fielder of Wentzville, MO, Patty Keeney of DeSoto, MO and Jennifer Keeney of DeSoto, MO; daughter in law Elizabeth Price of Festus, MO; brothers Paul (Judy) Keeney of Murphysboro, IL, James Keeney of DeSoto, MO and Chuck (Joan) Keeney of Belleville, IL; 18 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren.
Preceded in death by his loving wife Frankie (Underwood) Keeney; his parents; sons Billy Keeney, Jr and Jerry Keeney and brother Robert Keeney. Officiating Mass Father Alexander Anderson.