Alice Anne O'Keefe
June 21 1961 - May 18 2017 - Age 55

Alice Anne O'Keefe, born in Atchison, Kansas and longtime resident of St. Louis, MO passed away peacefully on May 18, 2017. She was surrounded by her family, husband Pat Knapp, son Joe and daughters Emily and Katie.

Alice was born on June 21, 1961 in Atchison Kansas. She was the second of seven children born to Buck and Martha O'Keefe. Alice was active in all sports and was an accomplished pianist giving solo and duet recitals throughout high school. Alice attended Saint Mary's University in San Antonio, Texas where she received both academic and tennis scholarships. She obtained a BBA in Finance in 1983. Alice followed her father into the legal profession and obtained a Juris Doctor from St. Louis University School of Law in 1986. Alice immediately went to work for the St. Louis County Public Defender's Office where she served for many years. She then worked for the Family Courts in St. Louis County and City and established a private practice.

Alice loved music, sports, politics and especially travel. She adored her family and friends. Alice loved a good party and a good adventure which sometimes led her to surprising but often hilarious situations. She was always game for just about anything.

Alice is survived by her husband, Pat Knapp and her beloved children Joe, Emily, and Katie. She will be dearly missed by her family and tremendous group of friends. Contributions can be made to: or The Knapp 529 College Fund, U.S. Bank, Attn: Scott Dolan, 10 N. Hanley, St. Louis, MO 63105.

Celebration of Life immediately following Memorial Mass:

The Highlands Golf and Tennis Center in Forest Park

5163 Clayton Ave.

St. Louis, MO 63110

Saint Louis, MO (current)
Atchison, KY (birthplace)

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