Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 27, 2013 at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Marty, MN for Mary C. O’Keefe, age 89, who died Tuesday at her home. Inurnment will be in the parish cemetery.
Relatives and friends may call from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. at the church prior to mass.
Mary C. Theisen Anderson O’Keefe was born in Watkins to Christ and Elizabeth (Kinzer) Theisen. She graduated from Litchfield High School in 1941. Mary married Roger Anderson and after Roger’s death she married Patrick O’Keefe. She and Patrick owned and operated O’Keefe Petroleum Equipment for 30 years. Mary volunteered for many years at Treasure Chest in Waite Park and Holy Cross Church. She loved living at Grand Lake and being with her family and grandchildren. After retirement Mary and Patrick enjoyed winters in Arizona.
Survivors include her children, Terry (Deborah), Timothy, Mark (Cheryl), Mary (Steve) Radunz, Shawn (Simonne); 7 grandchildren, and 3 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands, Roger and Patrick (2012), and 6 siblings.
Arrangements are with the Wenner Funeral Home in Cold Spring, MN.