Joseph W. Keene, Sr. of Larksville, died early Sunday, June 23, 2019, in Residential Hospice, Wilkes-Barre.
Born in Larksville, he was the son of the late George L. and Caroline Zimmerman Keene and served his country proudly in the United States Air Force. Joe was employed by Eberhardt Faber, Mountain Top and was a fan of Penn State, Oakland Raiders and Nascar.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death, by his brothers, Harold and George “Jibe” Keene.
He is survived by his loving wife, Helen Wayno Keene; sons, Joseph Keene, Jr. of Edwardsville; David Keene of Larksville; daughter, Kimberly Senchak of Larksville; grandchildren, Kameron, Korbin, Mark Jr., Kelcie and Carleigh. He is also survived by a sister, Mary Jane Gryniewicz, neices and nephews.
Funeral service will be at 6:00 pm, Thursday, June 27, 2019, from the Andrew Strish Funeral Home, 11 Wilson St. Larksville, with Reverend Carol Coleman officiating.
Friends are invited to join the family for a visitation Thursday from 4 to 6 pm.