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Ross J. Keenan

March 4, 1937 - June 14, 2017

Obituary


Ross James Keenan, 80, passed away on June 14, 2017. Ross was born on March 4, 1937 in Holdenville, OK to Claud Carl and Beulah Jane (Roberts) Keenan. Ross loved working on and restoring old cars. He even loved riding motorcycles. It didn't matter what kind of car or motorcycle it was, as long as it had an engine, Ross loved tinkering with it. In his early years, Ross spent time with his friends and family at the lake water skiing, camping out and roughing it. Later in life he purchased a lake property at...

Ross James Keenan, 80, passed away on June 14, 2017. Ross was born on March 4, 1937 in Holdenville, OK to Claud Carl and Beulah Jane (Roberts) Keenan. Ross loved working on and restoring old cars. He even loved riding motorcycles. It didn't matter what kind of car or motorcycle it was, as long as it had an engine, Ross loved tinkering with it. In his early years, Ross spent time with his friends and family at the lake water skiing, camping out and roughing it. Later in life he purchased a lake property at Cedar Blue where he continued to enjoy the company of friends and family. Ross was preceded in death by his parents; wife JoAnn Keenan; son, James Keenan; and 12 siblings. Survivors include his children, Joanna Keenan, Raymond Keenan, Sandra Keenan, Judy Warren and husband David, Janis Hodges and husband Larry, and Karen Powell and husband Wayne; grandchildren, Amanda Underwood and husband Tyler, Jamie Keenan and husband Mike, Jessica Keenan, Ryan Hensley and wife Megan, Matthew Hensley and wife Mio, Braden Keenan, Douglas Robbins, David Robbins and wife Yvonne, Lindsay Robbins, Jason Hensley and wife Christa; 12 great-grandchildren; sister, Phyllis Swainston; and numerous nieces, nephews, and other family members who will miss him dearly. A funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Monday, June 19, 2017 at Bill Eisenhour Northeast Chapel with interment to follow at Sunny Lane Cemetery.

Arrangements under the direction of Bill Eisenhour Funeral Home, Oklahoma City, OK.