Richard Gordon Kealy

August 15, 1939 - July 30, 2011 

Richard Gordon Kealy

August 15, 1939 - July 30, 2011 

Obituary for Richard Gordon Kealy

KEALY, Richard Gordon passed away at Mt. Sinai Hospital in Toronto on Saturday, July 30, 2011, just two weeks shy of his 72nd birthday. Born in Clondalkin, Ireland on August 15, 1939, beloved son of Thomas Kealy and Christine Clarke; brother of Jack, Joan, and Laura. Loving father of Michael and his partner, Ted; Glenn, and his wife, Charlotte; and son Brian and daughter-in-law Teresa. Cherished grandfather of Brandon, Breanna, Matthew, Garrett, and Natasha. And predeceased by his sweetheart and wife of 51 years Elizabeth Kealy, n??e Griffith. Missed by his colleagues in the 793rd Military Police Battalion of the United States Army and the Ontario Provincial Police (Downsview, Whitby, and Newcastle detachments). Also missed by his many friends, neighbours, and extended family. A special thanks to the team of doctors, nurses, and social workers who attended faithfully to Richard during his stay at Mt. Sinai Hospital and Hillcrest Center in Toronto. A memorial commemorating Richard's life will take place at the NEWCASTLE FUNERAL HOME, 386 Mill St. S., Newcastle (just north of 401 at the lights) on Saturday, August 13, at 1:00 p.m., to be followed by an open house at his home. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Durham Regional Cancer Centre would be appreciated by his family.

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