Gretchen Keller '69

Gretchen Keller '69

Sacred Heart College (1954-1972)

Mary "Gretchen" Keller, 63, passed away on January 22, 2011.  Gretchen taught at St. Thomas Aquinas, East Heights United Methodist and College Hill United Methodist preschools, and raised a family of five.  She was the recipient of the St. Maria DeMattias Alumni award from Newman in 1992 and was awarded the John Henry Cardinal Newman medal in 2005.  In 2007, she served as co-chair of the Dugan Library and Campus Center Capital Campaign.  Gretchen and Terry have been great alumnae and friends of Newman University.  She is survived by husband, Terry '68; children, Heather (Michael), G. Lawrence (Natalie), Brian, Shaun, Matthew.  There are three grandchildren.  Sending our prayers from the entire Newman community.