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Nancy Quirk Keefe

Nancy Quirk Keefe, American editor. Recipient Angela Merici medal, College New Rochelle, 1981, John Peter Zenger award, Westchester chapter New York Civil Liberties Union, 1988.

Background

  • Keefe, Nancy Quirk was born on November 20, 1934 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of John Gorman and Ann (O'Laughlin) Quirk.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, College New Rochelle, 1956. Master of Science, Columbia University, 1958.

    Career

    • Assistant telegraph editor Berkshire Eagle, Pittsfield, 1958—1959. Copy editor World Telegram & Sun, New York City, 1959—1960. Columnist Berkshire Eagle, 1969—1996, Gannett Suburban Newspapers, from 1984, managing editor, columnist, 1981—1984, editorial page editor, 1984—1989.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Connections

    • Married Kevin Brian Keefe, October 3, 1959. Children: Brendan, Clare, Maura.
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    Died March 10, 2004
    (aged 69)
    • 1956
      College New Rochelle
    • 1958
      Columbia University
    • 1958 - 1959
      Assistant, telegraph editor Berkshire Eagle
      Pittsfield, Vermont, United States
    • 1959 - 1960
      copy editor World Telegram & Sun
    • 1969 - 1996
      columnist Berkshire Eagle
    • 1981 - 1984
      columnist Berkshire Eagle
    • 1984 - 1989
      columnist Berkshire Eagle