Paul “Terry” Keating

August 24, 1946 - March 30, 2024

08/24/1946 - 03/30/2024


Past Services

Funeral Service
Thursday April 04, 2024
1:00 pm
Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel
538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792
8286929188 | Directions

It is with great sadness that the family of Paul “Terry” Keating, announces his passing peacefully at home on Saturday, March 30, 2024, at the age of 77. He was surrounded by his loving family.



After a fulfilling career as a Chief Master Sergeant in the United States Air Force, Terry transitioned into retirement with grace and dignity. He leaves behind a legacy of dedication, discipline, and loyalty that will be cherished by all who knew him.



Terry is survived by his beloved wife and best friend of 58 years, Mary Frances, and their children Dawn, Teresa, and Claire. His memory will also be cherished by his six grandchildren, Nicole, Hannah, Kirstie, Jeralynn, Michael, and Tyler; great-granddaughters, Emma and Rachel; great-grandson, Samuel; sisters, Patty, Joan, Sally, Kitty, and Mary Lynne; and brothers, Denny, Mike, and Joe.



A funeral service to celebrate Terry’s life will be held on Thursday, April 04, 2024, at 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Forest Lawn Funeral Home in Hendersonville with Deacon Mark Nash officiating, followed by interment at Forest Lawn Memorial Park with full military honors provided by the United States Air Force.



In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a memorial donation in Terry’s memory are asked to consider Four Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care Elizabeth House, located at 581 South Allen Road, Flat Rock, North Carolina 28731.



Notify of
0 Condolences
Inline Feedbacks
View all condolences