|Patrick D. McKeever|
Born March 26, 1941, in Pontiac, Mich., Pat was raised in La Crosse, Wis.
He was in his fourth year at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater when he met Joan Latta, whom he started dating. The two were married on Aug. 31, 1962, and celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary this past year.In 1979, Pat moved his family from Muskego, Wis., to Eagle River, where he opened McKeever’s Hardware & Sporting Goods. Pat, affectionately called “Woody” by many of his friends, operated the store until his retirement, after which he and Joan split their time between Eagle River and the communities of Arizona Traditions and Corte Bella in the Phoenix, Ariz., area.
Pat is survived by his loving wife, Joan; his brother, Jerry McKeever of Wickenberg, Ariz.; his daughter, Erin McKeever-Davidson of Watertown, Wis., his two sons, Patrick Colin McKeever of Milwaukee, Wis., and Sean McKeever of Austin, Texas; and his grandchildren, Shannon, Patrick, Sarah and Parker.
|Monday, December 23, 2013 12:03 PM|