Robert J. Keehn

Robert J. “Bob” Keehn III, 48, of Villa Park and formerly of Riverside, died suddenly on March 22, 2023. 

Mr. Keehn was born Sept. 25, 1974. Bob spent one week a year fishing and the other 51 thinking about fishing. He loved being out on the water. He was a generous soul who loved to get his hands dirty. He was a hard worker with an enormous heart, and he will be dearly missed.

He was the devoted life partner and best friend of Jennifer Hull; the son of Robert J. Jr. and Julia (nee Fuetterer) Keehn; the son-in-law of Lynn Hull and Gailen (Lynn) Hull; the brother of William (Krista) Keehn, Elizabeth (Christopher) Germann, Catherine (Wayne) Goodwin; a brother-in-law to Laura (Trevor) Clay, Christopher (Megan) Hull, Andrew (Brittany) Hull and Emily (Jarrod) Diehl; the uncle and “bobfather” to Jackson, Gretchen and Jacob Germann; Jameson and Kathleen Keehn; Mia Goodwin; Brett and Sedona Clay; Avery, Carter, Margaret and Evelyn Hull; Addison Hull; and Cooper Diehl. 

Services were held on March 27 at St. Mary Church, Riverside. It can be viewed at the St. Paul VI Parish website at Interment will be private. 

In lieu of flowers, donations in Bob’s memory to the Sierra Club ( or at Sierra Club 70 E. Lake Street, Suite 1500, Chicago,  60601 would be appreciated. 

Arrangements were handled by the Original Kuratko Family, Brian D. Kuratko, director.