James D. Mckeever, 73, of Allentown, entered into eternal rest Monday, July 8, 2019 in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest Campus. Born in Coaldale, he was a son of the late Thomas Peter and Josephine Theresa (Yatsko) Mckeever. He was employed in the maintenance department of Tarkett in Allentown for over 40years until retiring. He was of the Catholic Faith. Jim was a graduate of Marian High School and was an avid Dallas Cowboys fan.
Surviving are a son Kevin and his wife Kimberly of Jim Thorpe; two grandchildren Joshua and Danyelle; a brother Richard of Indiana; and many nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by a brother Thomas J. Mckeever who passed away March 30, 2019.
A Graveside Service will be held Friday, July 12, 2019 at 1:00 P.M. in St. Joseph Cemetery, 250 E. White Bear Drive, Summit Hill, PA 18250 with Rev. Peter Muir officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations will be accepted to the Carbon County Animal Shelter, 63 Broad St., Nesquehoning, PA 18240. The Joseph S. Blazosky Funeral Home has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements. Online condolences at www.blazoskyfh.com.
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Carbon County Animal Shelter
63 Broad St., Nesquehoning PA 18240