OSWEGO, NY – Kevin J. Kehoe, 61, of Oswego, died Friday December 7, 2012, at Crouse Hospital, Syracuse, after a year-long battle with cancer, which he bravely fought until his last day.
He was the youngest son of the late Leo and Mildred (Piddock) Kehoe and grew up in Copenhagen and Watertown, graduating from Watertown High School and SUNY Oswego.
He had been a resident of Oswego for his adult life.
Kevin owned and operated rental apartments and was the former president of the Oswego Landlords’ Association.
Kevin took great pride in personally and carefully maintaining his properties.
He was predeceased by his brother, Myron; and infant sister, Mary Josephine.
Kevin is survived by his loving wife of 37 years, Luann (Dixon) of Oswego; and their children, Kevin Michael of Los Angeles, Erin May of Manhattan and Kristin Marie (Kerian) Fennelly of Westport, MA; two beautiful grandchildren, Lyla May and Gracie Marie Fennelly; his brothers and sisters, L. Paul (Betty) of Sodus, William (Delores) of Troy, Joan of Albany, Sharon of Brockport, Peter of Troy, Dennis (Karen) of Newark and Korleen (Ray) Gould of Watertown; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday 9:30 a.m. from the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, Oswego and 10 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Church.
Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery.
Calling hours will be Monday 4 – 7 p.m. at the funeral home, 147 W. Fourth St., Oswego.
In lieu of flowers, contribution may be made to the National Kidney Foundation of CNY, which was special to Kevin as he was blessed to be the recipient of a kidney from his wife.