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Maura M. Keyes

Hartford, Connecticut

March 30, 1944 - February 17, 2024

Maura M. Keyes Obituary

Maura M. Keyes, 79, of Windsor, beloved wife of Chester L. Keyes, died Saturday, February 17th, 2024 at her home. Born March 30th, 1944 in Hartford, she was the daughter of the late William E. and Helen Beatrice (Mack) Mahoney. Prior to retiring, Maura was the Manager of the Totes store in Georgia for many years before moving back to Connecticut over 25 years ago. She also worked at Bloomfield High School in the administrative office and then in Groton where she managed a storage unit company for several years.


Maura made her home in Windsor for the past 20 years where she enjoyed gardening and crafting. She loved crafting, especially woodworking and even owned her own store in Georgia. She was an avid reader and enjoyed scrapbooking and traveling, especially to the South and Northeast with her husband, Chet.


Besides her loving husband, she is survived by her son, Jack Murphy, her step-daughter, Staci Oliver and her husband Roy, her step-sons, Chad Keyes and his wife Julie of Windsor, Kristian Keyes and his wife Liliana of Florida, her grandchildren, Nicholas, Christian and Emma Keyes of Florida and Nathaniel Keyes of Windsor, her sister-in-law, Vivian Mahoney of Florida, her son-in-law, Tommy McJunkin and many nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her daughters, Laurie Murphy and Tabitha McJunkin and her brothers, William E. Mahoney III and Earl B. Mahoney.


Friends may call at The Ahern Funeral Home, 180 Farmington Ave., Hartford on Saturday, March 23rd, 2024 from 12:00-2:00pm with a Prayer Service to be held in the funeral home at 1:30pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Masonicare Home Health and Hospice, c/o Masonic Charity Foundation, P.O. Box 70, Wallingford, CT 06492. 


To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Maura M. Keyes hosted by Ahern Funeral Home, Inc.

Maura M. Keyes, 79, of Windsor, beloved wife of Chester L. Keyes, died Saturday, February 17th, 2024 at her home. Born March 30th, 1944 in Hartford, she was the daughter of the late William E. and Helen Beatrice (Mack) Mahoney. Prior to retiring, Maura was the Manager of the Totes store in Georgia for many years before moving back to Connecticut over 25 years ago. She also worked at Bloomfield High School in the administrative office and then in Groton where she managed a storage unit company for several years.


Maura made her home in Windsor for the past 20 years where she enjoyed gardening and crafting. She loved crafting, especially woodworking and even owned her own store in Georgia. She was an avid reader and enjoyed scrapbooking and traveling, especially to the South and Northeast with her husband, Chet.


Besides her loving husband, she is survived by her son, Jack Murphy, her step-daughter, Staci Oliver and her husband Roy, her step-sons, Chad Keyes and his wife Julie of Windsor, Kristian Keyes and his wife Liliana of Florida, her grandchildren, Nicholas, Christian and Emma Keyes of Florida and Nathaniel Keyes of Windsor, her sister-in-law, Vivian Mahoney of Florida, her son-in-law, Tommy McJunkin and many nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her daughters, Laurie Murphy and Tabitha McJunkin and her brothers, William E. Mahoney III and Earl B. Mahoney.


Friends may call at The Ahern Funeral Home, 180 Farmington Ave., Hartford on Saturday, March 23rd, 2024 from 12:00-2:00pm with a Prayer Service to be held in the funeral home at 1:30pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Masonicare Home Health and Hospice, c/o Masonic Charity Foundation, P.O. Box 70, Wallingford, CT 06492. 


To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Maura M. Keyes hosted by Ahern Funeral Home, Inc.

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