Leon E. Keene

November 29, 1927 - September 3, 2021

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Leon E. Keene, beloved husband of Ina Ward-Keene and the late Emolene P. Keene and Mary E. Keene. Loving father of Deborah (Joseph) Minges, Terresa (Marwan) Nusair and David (Laura) Keene. Also survived by 6 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great grandchildren. Brother of Phyllis Adair and the late Opal Smith and Cecil Keene. Leon served as a Sergeant in the United States Air Force from 1950 to 1953. He was part of the American Society of Metals and involved in the Masonic Lodge and Kiwanis Club.  Passed away September 3, 2021, at the age of 93. Visitation will be held Wednesday, September 8, 2021, at Hodapp Funeral Home, 8815 Cincinnati-Columbus Rd. (Rt. 42) West Chester, OH 45069 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Funeral Service will be held Thursday at Faith Bible Church, 8130 E Kemper Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45249 at 10 a.m. Memorial donations may be made to Faith Bible Church.


Amy - Sep 8, 2021
He truly is the sweetest man I’ve ever met, and my life has been blessed by his presence. My sincerest condolences to the entire family.
Gregory - Sep 8, 2021
My condolences on your loss. Lee was quite the good sport with our high school antics.
Linda - Sep 8, 2021
Dear Dave and Laura, Thinking about you, and your family.
Lori Wyatt - Sep 7, 2021
Prayers for the family, he was such an amazing driver, always happy as ever.
Andrea Stropes - Sep 7, 2021
Prayers for the family..and many great memories
Steven J, Weigand - Sep 7, 2021
God speed Leon.. God speed
Margaret DePenning - Sep 7, 2021
He will be missed. Prayers and love to you all.
Kevin Mallory - Sep 4, 2021
So many fond memories with Lee and Emmy.