In Memory of




Obituary for Kenneth P. Keosky

STILLWATER - Kenneth P. Keosky, 90, of Grace Moore Rd, died peacefully in the comfort of his home on November 7, 2021, with his loving family at his side. Born in Tuxedo Park, NY in 1931, he was the son of the late Michael and Anne Keosky.
A 1949 graduate of Tuxedo High School, Ken joined the US Army and proudly served his country from 1951-53, a member of the 82nd Airborne Division out of Fort Bragg, NC. Also in his youth, he played professional baseball in Norfolk, VA.
Ken's career started as a warehouse manager for Avon Products and he later joined the US Postal Service where he worked for many years as a mailman before retiring.
An outdoorsman and avid sportsman, he enjoyed hunting and fishing and also grew a love of the sport of golf in his later years. He was also a diehard NY Yankees and Syracuse Orange fan.
He was a member of American Legion, Post 859, Suffern, NY and a faithful member of All Saints on the Hudson(St. Peter's Church), Stillwater.
Survivors include his wife of 64 years, Margaret "Peggy" McClintock Keosky, whom he married in 1957, his loving children Kenneth(Liz Petito) Keosky of Lewisburg, WV, Kerrin "Kory"(James) Mahaffey of Calabash, NC, Cheryl Keosky of Saratoga Springs, and Jacqueline(Peter) Fontanella of Fuquay-Varina, NC, grandchildren Ryan Keosky, Samantha(Elliot) Goldman, Dillon(Brianna) Fontanella, and Christopher Keosky, great grandchild Avery Goldman, his brother Michael(Norma) Keosky and sister Elizabeth Gaeta as well as several nieces and nephews. Ken was predeceased by his daughter in law Donna Keosky.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, November 19th at 11AM at St. Peter's Church(All Saints on the Hudson), 895 Hudson Avenue, Stillwater, NY 12170 with military honors and inurnment to follow at the Saratoga National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or the American Legion, Post 859, 17 Pavilion Road, Suffern, N.Y. 10901 in memory of Kenneth P. Keosky.