Michael James Keenan May 8, 1936 - September 28, 2020

Michael James Keenan, age 84, passed away peacefully at United Hospital surrounded by family on Monday, September 28, 2020. Preceded in death by son Michael, Jr.; and brothers Charles and Thomas. Survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Yvonne; children Shannon (Dan), Maplewood, Charles, Shoreview, Stephen (Lisa), Centerville; siblings Mary Margaret, John, Richard, Joseph and Patrick. Mike will be lovingly remembered by his grandchildren, Anthony Kennedy, Abigail Kennedy, Sophie Deppa and Taylor Keenan. Mike was born on May 8, 1936 in St Paul, Minnesota. He began his 30-year information systems career at EcoLab as a programmer, then Systems Analyst, and later as a Business Analyst. Visitation Thursday, October 8, from 9:30 – 1030AM at Willwerscheid Funeral Home, 1167 Grand Ave, St Paul, 651-228-1006. Memorial Mass of Christian Burial 11AM Thursday at the Church of St Thomas More, 1079 Summit Ave, St Paul.

Mike and Yvonne spent over 20 years during the winter months in Florida where they met many wonderful friends. Yvonne appreciates all their thoughts and prayers.

Visitation Thursday, October 8, from 9:30 - 1030AM at Willwerscheid Funeral Home, 1167 Grand Ave, St Paul, 651-228-1006. Memorial Mass of Christian Burial 11AM Thursday at the Church of St Thomas More, 1079 Summit Ave, St Paul.

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    Tom L Grezek says

    Always enjoyed spending time with Mike both on the job and at our Wednesday sessions. He will be greatly missed. He’s in my prayers.

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    Ceil Boyer says

    Yvonne, I am so very sorry to hear about Mike. You two were such a lovely couple. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time. May the peace of the Lord be with you! Love you! Ceil

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    Sandi/Dan says

    We send our love and prayers to the whole family. Michael will always be a part of TGO!

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    Dennis Fitzpatrick says

    Yvonne, so sorry to hear about Mike. He made work so much more enjoyable for the 20+ years I worked with him. He was a great friend. He will be missed.

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    Kathy Casey says

    I will miss Mike so much. I have such wonderful memories of him at all the extended family gatherings. Yvonne, Shannon, Charlie and Steve, I am so sorry to hear about Mike. I am thinking of all of you and send my love.

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    Gerry Bingham says

    My condolences, Yvonne. Mike was my favorite of brother-in-law, Jack Mc Cartan’s friends. Gerry Bingham, Barbara McCartan’s sister.

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