James (Jim) F. Kehoe, age 84, a resident of Pensacola, Florida, passed away on February 11th, 2017. He was born in Pensacola on June 13th, 1932, and spent the majority of his life in Pensacola.
Jim attended Catholic High School and afterward served in the United States Air Force. He was a business owner and had several occupations including boat building, real estate, and automotive sales. He served on the Brownsville Restoration Committee and was actively committed to improving and enhancing the Brownsville area. He was an avid fisherman, a devoted Catholic, as well as a loving family man.
He was proceeded in death by his parents, James and Louise Kehoe of Pensacola, brother, Charles Kehoe of Pensacola, and brother, William Kehoe of Pensacola.
Jim is survived by his wife, Mary Jean Kehoe of Pensacola, brother, Don Kehoe (Joyce Kehoe) of Milton, Florida, sister Margaret Peterson of Elberta, Alabama, daughter Donna Kessler of Pensacola, daughter Lisa Till (Daryll McKinley) of Pensacola, son Michael Kehoe of Milton, Florida, son Anthony Kehoe (Patricia Kehoe) of Gulf Breeze, Florida, and son Stephen Kehoe (Angel Kehoe) of Gulf Breeze, Florida. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Kristen Wheatley (Scott Wheatley), Joshua Kessler, Luke Till, Ian Till, Shannon Kehoe, Trent Kehoe, Taylor Kehoe, Dariann McShea, and Christian Kehoe, and a great-grandchild, Revel Wheatley.
Viewing will be held at Rose Lawn Funeral Home in Gulf Breeze, Florida on Wednesday, February 15th, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted by Monsignor Luke Hunt at St. Ann Catholic Church in Gulf Breeze, Florida on Thursday, February 16th, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. Afterward, Jim will be interred at St. Johns Cemetery in Pensacola, followed by a reception at St. Ann Catholic Church, Gulf Breeze.
The Kehoe family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to a charity of your choosing, or to St. Ann Catholic Church, 100 Daniel Street, Gulf Breeze, FL 32561.