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Carolyn J. Keefe, 69, Adair County, KY (d. May 17, 2017)

Carolyn J. Keefe, age 69 died at 1:43pmCT, Friday, May 17, 2013 at her home in Columbia, KY.

Carolyn was an educator for most of her professional life, retiring from Lindsey Wilson College in 2009.

She was born in Oberlin, Ohio, to Frances C. and Robert J. Keefe, both of whom preceded her in death.

Survivors include:
  • Her sister: Barbara Hall (Neal) of Perrysburg, Ohio

  • Nephew: Sgt. Robert N. Hall II

  • Niece: Carey Speer

  • Great nieces: Cailin and McKenna Speer

  • And feline companion Kitty
There will be no visitation or service; burial is private.

Carolyn request that she be remembered by giving a give of time to someone in need.

Memorials may be made to: - Hosparus of Central KY, PO Box 4134 Campbellsville, KY 42719

- Lindsey Wilson College to The Keefe Family Nontraditional Endowed Scholarship; or, the Bob and Fran Keefe Athletic Endowed Scholarship at Lindsey Wilson College 210 Lindsey Wilson Street, Columbia, KY 42728

- Or to Western Kentucky University Public Radio 1906 College Heights Blvd, # 11035 Bowling Green, KY 42101-1035

- Or Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio 43403

Send a condolence to the family of Carolyn Keefe

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY in charge of arrangements.

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