George Keener

Obituary of George Karol Keener

George Karol “Bud” Keener, 66, of Fairmont, West Virginia died Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at his residence. He was born January 2, 1951 in Fairmont, WV a son of the late William Elbert Keener & Mary Ann Martin Keener. He is survived by his wife Virginia Anne Kenney Keener of Fairmont, WV. He is survived by a brother and sister in law William T. & Marilyn Keener of Winchester, VA, a sister and brother in law Laneen & Robert Stephens of Slidell, LA and several nieces, nephews, aunts & uncles. Mr. Keener was a former employee at Ruby Memorial Hospital Facilities Engineering Department. He was Methodist by faith and served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. Bud enjoyed fishing and the outdoors. He earlier in life enjoyed riding his motorcycle with family and friends. Memorial contributions may be made to Pet Helpers, Inc., 726 East Park Avenue PBM 311, Fairmont, WV 26554. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Ford Funeral Home, Ford Chapel, 201 Columbia Street, Fairmont, WV 26554. A private memorial service will be held at a later time for the family. Online condolences may be made to the family at