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“I have fond memories of Bill - a great guy a good friend back in Westchester - my condolences to his family... ”
1 of 30 | Posted by: Brian McCarthy - San Diego, CA

“Bill was a consummate PR pro and well regarding in our field. Always a classy guy. So sorry to hear this news. ”
2 of 30 | Posted by: Jill Stewart - Oak Park, IL

“Terry and Maureen,Although we never knew your brother Bill, we have come to learn from all these heartfelt condolences that he was a very special...Read More »
3 of 30 | Posted by: George & Alta Daleiden - MI

“Janelle & family, so sorry for your loss. Bill was a wonderful colleague of mine in those early days of Apple. I always valued his advice and counsel...Read More »
4 of 30 | Posted by: Tom Fitzgerald - Leander, TX

“My most heartfelt condolences to the Keegan family. I knew Billy back in grammar school and he was a good guy all the way back then. I am sure Billy...Read More »
5 of 30 | Posted by: Joe Majewski - Willowbrook, IL

“I was stunned and deeply saddened by this news. Billy was my first roommate at St. Mary's. He was the suave guy, really cool type. I was not. I...Read More »
6 of 30 | Posted by: Bill Finnegan - Peninsula, OH

“Greatly saddened to learn of "Keegs" passing. I know Billy had many admiring friends, and I am proud to have been one of them. The world has lost...Read More »
7 of 30 | Posted by: ROCK LAMANNA - Lantana, FL

“So many people counting their blessings for having Billy in their lives. I wish I could have been there to celebrate and grieve with all of you. My...Read More »
8 of 30 | Posted by: Virginia Tyrrell Railson - AZ

“Cousin Billy: A priest once said:Where there is love, that is what makes the passing of a good friend so difficultbut is in that love that we take...Read More »
9 of 30 | Posted by: dennis quirk - Long Beach, IN

“Till we meet again...... ”
10 of 30 | Posted by: John Keating - tinley park, IL

“My sympathy to the Keegan family. Bill was a wonderful guy. Wishing you peace during this tender time. Ron Sowa ”
11 of 30 | Posted by: Ron Sowa - Denver, CO - Classmate

“I AM HONORED TO HAVE KNOWN BILL & JANELLE AND THEIR WONDERFUL CHILDREN AND FAMILY. BILLY I WILL ALWAYS REMAIN A FAN OF YOURS. YOU HAVE PASSION FOR SO...Read More »
12 of 30 | Posted by: MIKE TOMCZAK - SEWICKLEY, PA

“Keegan Family, Very sorry and sad to hear of Billy's passing....our deepest condolences to all of the Keegans. Billy showed his strength of...Read More »
13 of 30 | Posted by: Brian and Carolyn Quirk, Jr. - IL

“Janelle and family,I am so saddened to hear of your loss. My deepest condolences. God bless you and keep you. Your cousin, Donna ”
14 of 30 | Posted by: Donna Tomich - Bloomington, IN

“I was sad to hear of the passing of a wonderful friend. I had the pleasure of knowing Bill for many years. It started out living on Bristol Ave in...Read More »
15 of 30 | Posted by: Mary Pat Venn - MI - Friend

“I just saw the video, It is breathtaking and is a photo testimony of the love you all have shared! My heart breaks for you all. You are in my...Read More »
16 of 30 | Posted by: Diana McEwen - Clermont, FL

“Janelle,I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Words cannot express my deepest sympathy for you and your daughters. You will be in my thoughts and...Read More »
17 of 30 | Posted by: Debbie Ross Boilek - LA

“Sorry for your loss may you draw comfort from Gods word at Hosea 13:14. L Ohio ”
18 of 30 | Posted by: A friend

“Deepest sympathy to the Keegan family,May fond memories and the peace of God bring you comfort in the days ahead. ”
19 of 30 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry for your loss. Bill was a good man and a wonderful neighbor. Our prayers and thoughts are with you Janelle and your girls at this time of...Read More »
20 of 30 | Posted by: Giacomo and Maria Mancini - IL

“Thinking of the Keegan girls and their Mom and keeping them close to my heart.❤ ”
21 of 30 | Posted by: Carolyn Dailey - Sun City West, AZ

“Will miss you ”
22 of 30 | Posted by: Paul Trunk - Lititz, PA - Friend

“Dear Janelle and all the Keegans,So sorry to hear about my cousin, Billy. Wonderful father, son & brother! Many fond memories of the Keegan cousins...Read More »
23 of 30 | Posted by: Mary Pat Quirk - Chicago, IL

“Dan and I are so very sorry for your loss. We are praying that your wonderful memories will sustain you in time. Billy was such a kind and wonderful...Read More »
24 of 30 | Posted by: Dan and Judi Scandiff - Oak Brook, IL

“Heartfelt and prayerful condolences from the Chicago Police Chaplains. At the request of Tom and Margaret Flanagan, William will be remembered at...Read More »
25 of 30 | Posted by: ~ ~ Fr. Dan Brandt, CPD Chaplain - IL

“Our deepest condolences to the Keegan Family. We have many fond memories of family gatherings and fun discussions with Billy and Uncle Brian. May God...Read More »
26 of 30 | Posted by: Thomas & Margaret Flanagan - FL

“My love and prayers are with the family at this time of their greatest sorrow. I have nothing but the fondest memories of spending some of my teenage...Read More »
27 of 30 | Posted by: Michele Clavey Conner - Portland, TN

“There are no words! Continued love and prayers. ”
28 of 30 | Posted by: Don and Linda Szala - Lowell, MI

“Continued thoughts and prayers for Janelle, the girls and the entire family. So terribly sorry for your loss. He was such a good and caring man. R.I...Read More »
29 of 30 | Posted by: Bill McEwen - Clermont, FL

“Rest in peace brother. We love you and will always miss you. ”
30 of 30 | Posted by: Bob and Betty Myers - Tinley Park, IL


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William R. Keegan
Age 61 of Tinley Park, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 27th, 2017. Devoted husband of Janelle Keegan (nee Myers); loving father of Abigail, Alyssa, Olivia, and Valerie Keegan; beloved son of Maureen Keegan (nee Quirk); dear brother of Terrence (Maureen) Keegan, Dr. Colleen Keegan, and Carolyn (Jim) Bouchard; fond uncle of Alanna and Colleen Keegan, Daniel, Katey, and Delaney Papin, Anthony (Danielle), Kristie Kierna, and Natalie, Clayton, and Aubrey Bouchard; cherished son-in-law of Carl (Valeria) Tomich, and brother-in-law of Jamae Myers, Laura Boss, and Robert (Betty) Myers; also survived by children of his heart Sam Hill, Venessa Flanagan, John Gill, and Ronan Flanagan. Bill was preceded in death by his father William R. Keegan Sr., Step-father Gordon Clavey, and Uncle and Mentor Brian Quirk. William's personal integrity, honesty, and sincerity, are unforgettable to all who had the pleasure of knowing him. He was a devoted husband, loving father, cherished son, wonderful brother, dear uncle, and loyal friend, who will be deeply missed and never forgotten. Family will receive friends at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort, IL 60423 on Friday, February 3rd, 2017 from 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Funeral service, Saturday, February 4th, 2017 with chapel prayers at 10:30 AM to St. Elizabeth Seton Catholic Church, 9300 W. 167th St., Orland Park, IL 60487 for a 11:30 AM Mass of Christian Burial. Interment Good Shepherd Catholic Cemetery, Orland Park, IL. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made at GoFundMe.com Bill Keegan Cancer Fight or https://www.gofundme.com/22ez58s. For information www.kurtzmemorialchapel.com or 815-806-2225.