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May 22, 2023

Alice “Judy” (O’Keefe) O’Brien

Mrs. Alice “Judy” (O’Keefe) O’Brien, of Braintee, passed away peacefully at the age of 80 on Monday May 22, 2023.

Judy worked for many years as an Insurance Agent for Suburban Insurance. She was a very active member of the Braintree Rotary, a former member of Holbrook Rotary and always enjoyed volunteering for Special Olympics for many years. Judy enjoyed traveling with Al after retirement to many locations but always enjoyed the Bahamas and traveled to Freeport, Grand Bahamas for many winter vacations. Judy will be deeply missed by all those that knew and loved her.

Loving mother of Keith O’Brien and his wife, Brenda of Holbrook, and Kendall O’Brien of Washington, D.C.

Cherished Nana of Jonathan O’Brien and Kaitlynn O’Brien both of Holbrook, Katherine Albrecht and her wife, Teresa Burch of Dayton, OH, and Averi O’Brien of Cinncinati, OH. 

Longtime companion of the late Alfred Santosousso whom she visited daily at Blue Hill Cemetery since the date of his passing.

Sister of Jacqueline Cartel of Amherst, Joann O’Keefe of Florida, Raymond O’Keefe of New York, Peter O’Keefe of Braintree, Chris O’Keefe of Chelsea,  and the late Michael O’Keefe, Paul O’Keefe, Margaret “Geri” Sheehan and her husband, John. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. 

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to greet the family during the visiting hours on Thursday, June 15th, from 4-7 PM in the McDonald Keohane Funeral Home SOUTH WEYMOUTH at 809 Main Street (Rte 18 opp. So. Shore Hospital). A Celebration of Life Service will be held in the funeral home at 9:15 AM on Friday, June 16th prior to the Funeral Mass in St. Francis of Assisi Church, Braintree at 10 AM. Burial will follow in Blue Hill Cemetery, Braintree. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Braintree Rotary, 1 JFK Memorial Drive, Braintree, MA 02184 or to Special Olympics Massachusetts, 512 Forest Street, Marlborough, MA 01752