Obituary: Charles A. O'Keefe, 81, of Derby, formerly of Milford

Charles A. O’Keefe, 81, of Derby, formerly of Milford, retired from Department of Transportation of Connecticut, husband of the late Jean Hayes O’Keefe, died Aug 21.
Born Sept. 16, 1933, in West Haven; U.S. Air Force veteran Korean War.
Predeceased by parents, Joseph and Gertrude Conaty O’Keefe, three brothers and two brothers-in-law.
Survived by four children, 11 grandchildren, three great-grandsons, two sisters, two sisters-in-law, and many nieces, nephews and friends.
Services: Thursday, August 27, 10:30 a.m., St. Mary Church, 70 Gulf St., Milford. Burial will follow at King’s Highway Cemetery, 271 Cherry Street, Milford. Visiting hours: Wednesday, August 26, 4-8 p.m., Cody-White Funeral Home, 107 Broad St., Milford.
Memorial contributions: Vitas Hospice Care, 456 Glenbrook Rd., Stamford, CT 06906, www.vitas.com.