Our family helping your family since 1908 - Generations of Excellence


John Keates



KEATES, John S. John Stanislaus Keates of Edmonton passed away at the Kipnes Centre for Veterans on November 30, 2011 at the age of 87. He will be lovingly remembered by his children; Valerie, Louise, Greg, Elaine (Terry) Aronyk, Bob, Jo-Anne (Jerry) Wright, grandchildren; Jesse (Kerri), Jason, Jeff, Myles, Kim (Ben) Holmes, Lisa, Jay, Deidre, Ava, Kevin, Sarah, Derek, great grandchildren; Zoe, Maya, Matthew, Olivia, Aydea, Rory, Preston, brother; Leo Keats, sisters; Mary Oldfield, Pauly Keats, and numerous nieces and nephews, extended family and friends. John was predeceased by his wife, Dorothy, son, Brian; and daughter, Brenda; his father Thomas, his mother Mary, his brothers; Alfred, Raymond, Tommy, Frank, Michael, George, and David, sisters; Lou, Anita, Irene, Thomasine, and Monica. Outside of his 30 years working at Imperial Oilís Strathcona Refinery and operating Keates Insurance Services Ltd., Johnís life was filled with family and community service. He volunteered with many organizations, including the Knights of Columbus, Catholic Social Services, International Year of Disabled Persons, Society of Parents and Friends of Michener Centre. The family extends a heartfelt thanks to the staff at the Kipnes Centreís Fraser House, for all their kindness and care given to Dad.

In Loving Memory of
John Keates
Share |
 Print Funeral Details
Funeral Service:
Mass of Christian Burial
Monday, December 5, 2011
3:30 PM
St. Michael-Resurrection

 View Map
Cremation to follow the Service
Click here to visit our own
on-site Floral and Gift Store

Send Thoughtful Gifts via our own Edmonton based Funeral Chapel Flower Store
Send Flowers via our own Edmonton based Funeral Chapel Flower Store
© Connelly-Mckinley Limited     Condolences | Flowers | Chapel Locations | Funeral Planning | Advance Planning | After The Funeral | About | Contact | Site Map | Intranet