Alexander Michael Keaveny
Alex was born on December 1, 1998. He passed away on June 20, 2017 at the age of 18. His parents are Jason and Karen Keaveny and he has a twin sister, Makayla, who he was proud to make fun of for him being a minute older.
In his short time here he became an accomplished soccer player. His team, Banat, won 3 consecutive state titles. He was known throughout the soccer world as number 18. As a freshman at Verrado High School, he played on the varsity soccer team and won the Agua Fria player of the year. He also enjoyed skateboarding. When he tried a new trick, he would not stop until he mastered it.
He is survived by his parents Jason and Karen Keaveny, his twin sister Makayla, his half brother Mark Sullivan (Tina), his half sister Leanne Sullivan (Benny), his Grandmother Juanita Gall and his Grandfather Doug Hersey. He was preceded in death by his nana, Margret Keaveny and his papa, Mike Keaveny.
Alex was a beautiful soul, loved by many and he will be truly missed. We all love you Buddy Boy and can’t wait till we are together again.
A visitation will be held at 5:00 pm followed by a funeral service at 6:00 pm, Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at Thompson Funeral Chapel, 926 S. Litchfield Road, Goodyear, AZ. The Keaveny family wishes to express their most sincere appreciation for all the prayers, love, and support that they have received.