August 31, 1961 - August 8, 2018
John Patrick O'Keefe, 56, of Lincoln, passed away unexpectedly on August 8, 2018. He was born in Lincoln, on August 31, 1961, to Maureen Sue Swedelund and adopted by Jack and Lois O'Keefe. John graduated from Lincoln East High School and received his bachelor's degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
John spent the last 20 years working in the insurance and finance fields, most recently as a regional sales vice president for Lafayette Life. John enjoyed traveling, golfing, and spending time with his friends and family. He loved his family deeply and was so proud of all his children.
John will always be remembered by his wife Debbie, by children Nate (Jaclyn); Sean; Haidan; Kaitlin; Max (Jeana); Dan; Trevor; and Lauren, by his mother Sue, and siblings Patrick (Donna); Mike (Teri); and Kristy (Clayton).
A memorial service for John will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, August 13, at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 6001 A Street, Lincoln.. Please wear something blue to honor John's memory. Memorials to the family for a future designation.