- January 20, 1936 - March 22, 2017
- Needham, Massachusetts
of Walter's Passing
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“Our deepest sympathies and heartfelt condolences to everyone in the Keyes family. Walter will be missed. Sending much love. Michael and Karen.
1 of 7 | Posted by: Michael and Karen Settembrino - FL
“Dear Mary Ann,I met Walter just once but remember his smile and his humor. You two were so well-matched. I know you will miss him dearly and that...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Mary McDaniel
“First met Walter over 25 years ago at the Marinucci family reunion hosted by cousin Carolyn in Rutland, Vermont. In the evening in the barn was a...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Dorothy and Dominick Marinucci - NY
“Mary Ann It was always a pleasure to visit with Walter in our office his warm smile will be missed. We continue to pray for you and Walter hoping...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: John Pagliuca
“Walter was a wonderful man -- a bright man and an artist, and always with a big smile. The last time I saw him, he and Mary Ann were on their way to...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Barbara Friedman - Cambridge, MA
“Mary Ann,Please accept my deepest condolences. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.Sincerely,Pam Cappelli
6 of 7 | Posted by: Pamela Cappelli
“Mary Ann,I wanted to let you know that you are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.If there is anything that I can do for you,...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Stacey Andrea - Charlotte, NC
Walter F. Keyes, 81, of Needham, passed away on Wednesday, March 22, 2017.
Born in Boston, he was a son of the late Richard and Catherine (Grace) Keyes. Walter was a US Army veteran. He attended the University of Dayton and the School of the Museum of Fine Arts. Walter worked for the Polaroid Corp in Cambridge in research and development for 30 years. He also enjoyed art.
Walter was the beloved husband for 38 years of Mary Ann (Marinucci) Keyes and the brother of Barbara MacKinnon of Monument Beach and the late Richard, Edwin, Paul, Robert, Frederick, William, Eleanor and Ruth. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours in the Eaton Funeral Home, 1351 Highland Ave, Needham, on Sunday March 26th from 3-6 pm. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held in St. Bartholomew Church, 1180 Greendale Ave, Needham, on Monday at 10 am.
Interment is private.