Ann Frances “Sass” O’Keefe
Ann passed away on May 4, 2018 at the Amie Holt Care Center in Buffalo, Wyoming. She was born December 28, 1926 in Denver, Colorado to Louis F. Holscher and Katheryn A. Hennesy. They moved to Scottsbluff, Nebraska and she graduated high school in 1944. She later met and married William J. O’Keefe and they were married at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Casper, Wyoming in November 1946.
They lived in Lincoln, Nebraska while Bill attended dental School. They then moved back to Casper where they raised their family. Ann was involved with many church activities and loved to play bridge weekly.
Ann was proceeded in death by her husband, Bill, sister, Katheryn Tripeny, brother, Tom Holscher, granddaughter, Katie O’Keefe and son-in-law, Gary Olson.
She is survived by her 7 children, Kathy, Genny Pancratz (George); Bill, all of Casper; Peggy Doyle (Mike) of Bozeman, MT; Mary Litzel (Rod) of Buffalo, WY; Tricia Little (Mick) of Denver, CO; and Cece Ihnat (Mike) of Buffalo, WY; brother, Frank Holscher of Casper; 15 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 AM on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Casper. A Rosary proceeding service at 9:00 A.M. Interment will be held on Monday at the Oregon Trail State Veterans Cemetery. Anyone is welcome to attend. The family would like you to join them at Bustard’s Reception Center immediately following the Service.