On This Day in History / January 9, 2023 January 4, 2023 Lieutenant General Nicholas B. Kehoe III (United States Air Force, retired), 79, of Falls Church passed away on Sunday, December 18, 2022, after a year and a half long battle with blood cancer. He handled it like he did everything, with a quiet strength, determined not to let it make his world any smaller. He will forever be remembered as an honorable, kind, and generous man; one who valued service, mentoring, and good character. To know Nick was to respect and admire him.Nick was a Life Member of the Air Force Historical Foundation and served for five years as First Vice President. His contributions to the Foundation are many and his thoughtfulness and mutual respect for his fellow Board members set the standard for non-profit executives.