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Richard Mark Keeley

August 30, 1950 — September 22, 2022

Morganton, GA


Richard Mark Keeley, 72, of Morganton, Georgia, passed away Thursday, September 22, 2022, at his home. Richard was born August 30, 1950, in Cottonham, Northamptonshire UK to the late Winifred Ives Keeley. Richard was the "machine whisperer" and could fix virtually anything. He was a facilities manager at various manufacturers in the United States and traveled Europe as a service technician. He loved being outdoors and revered nature in all of its forms. He was also an amazing cook,

He is survived by his wife, Leslie Keeley; daughter, Annalisa Jane Lineberger (Travis); son, Stephen (Jennifer) Richard Keeley; sister Carole (Nigel) Locke; grandchildren, Kyla Lineberger, Kobe Lineberger, and Jordan Keeley; and his beloved dogs Tessie & Whitney and his precious cats, Bernie & Zowie.

In lieu of flowers please send donations to:

Unity Church of the Mountains
P.O. Box 832
Blairsville, GA 30514

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