- February 5, 1936 - November 30, 2012
- Carlisle, Iowa
of Larry's Passing
- Bright Kavanagh House in Des Moines, Iowa
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“Dear Norma Jean,
When I got the email a few days ago that your husband had passed away my heart went out to you and just wanted to add my deep...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: DIXIE (JANSSEN) HANEY - CA
“Norma,So sorry to hear about Larry. I've been getting documents from the hospital and knew thing were not going well. I wanted to make the ceremony...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Tim McCoy - Des Moines, IA
“I will miss talking to you at Southridge mall in the mornings about gardening!
3 of 14 | Posted by: boyd Kale - des moines, IA
“Larry will be truely missed and remembered fondly. Memories of him joking around and big smile will live on.
4 of 14 | Posted by: Vicki (Medicap) - Carlisle, IA
“What a great neighbor!! We will miss him out working in his garden, sitting on his saw horse giving orders :) Thoughts and prayers for your families!!
5 of 14 | Posted by: Phil & Julie Costabile
“Joe and I send our love and prayers for you and your family. Peace be with you..Love you,
6 of 14 | Posted by: Joe and Ronnie Vitiritto - Clive, IA
“Sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. Praying for you and your whole family at this difficult time. Rick and Angel Samuels
7 of 14 | Posted by: A friend
“Norma, I'm sorry a I missed you on my first memorial entry. How could I forget that? So sorry about Larry. He and I would laugh about something...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Chuck Bartholomew - Carlisle, IA
“Barb, Ailene and family. So sorry to hear of Larry's passing. He and I would cross paths every now and then and always have a good laugh about...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Chuck Bartholomew - Carlisle, IA
So sorry to hear about Larry. I saw the obit in the Des Moines Register this morning. May God be with you at this time of sorrow. We...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Tim Brunkhorst - Urbandlae, IA
“I am so sorry to hear of your loss. A husband, father and grandfather taken to soon but the memories will live forever. Our thoughts and prayers to...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Sharon McClellan - IA
“We still frequently talk about the good times we had together and funny things Larry would say and do. Our love and prayers are with you and your...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Joe and Jan Smith - Sun City West, AZ
“So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
13 of 14 | Posted by: Ra Chell Felton - Indianola, IA
“Larry and I will miss him greatly, so many great memories we have and will always cherish. He was big man with a very big heart. May God be with you...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: A friend
Mr. Larry D. Keeney, age76, passed away in the presence of his family early Friday, November 30, 2012 at Bright Kavanagh House in Des Moines. He was a life-long Carlisle resident and a long time self- employed carpenter and a retiree of John Deere in Ankeny. He served his country with the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. Larry is a member of American Legion Post # 391and Holy Cross Lutheran Church. Larry was preceded in death by his parents, Albert (Red) and Ruby Ann Keeney and a sister Sharon Shepard. His close family survivors are his wife Norma Jean of Carlisle; daughters, Debbie (Paul) Peterson of Carlisle and Penny (Craig) Hein of Des Moines; sons, Lawrence (Sandy) Keeney of Grand Rapids, Michigan and Bryon (Brenda) Keeney of Indianola; nine grand -children, Tim (Maylee) Peterson, Laura Peterson, Chad (Cortney) Hein, Morgan (Joseph) Robbins, Ty Albert Keeney, Larry II Keeney, Presley Keeney, Jayce Keeney and Gavin Keeney; one great grandson, Joseph Robbins; Two sisters, Barbara Goode of Bondurant and Ailene Novack of Glen Ellyn, Illinois. Memorial Funeral Services will be held 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Carlisle. Memorials may be made to the Bright Kavanagh House in Des Moines. Online condolences can be made thru www.petersonfunerals.com.