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Lawyer

Donald Foran Keefe, American lawyer. Decorated knight St. Gregory. Served to commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1941-1945.; Member American, Connecticut, New Haven County bar associations, American Judicature Society, New Haven Chamber of Commerce (director 1966-1972, vice president 1971-1972).

Background

Keefe, Donald Foran was born on March 12, 1917 in New London, Connecticut, United States. Son of Arthur T. and Mabel (Foran) Keefe.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale University, 1938, Bachelor of Laws cum laude, 1946. Postgraduate, King’s College, Cambridge (England) University, 1938-1939.

Career

Bar: Connecticut bar. Since practiced in, New Haven. Partner firm Tyler, Cooper, Grant, Bowerman & Keefe (and predecessor), 1949-1984.

Director Colonial Bancorp Inc., Blue Cross and Blue Shield Connecticut, Inc. President United Fund Greater New Haven, 1964-1966, board directors, 1961-1967. Member school board Catholic Archdiocese Hartford, 1966-1969.

Member of advisory board Albertus Magnus College, New Haven.

Membership

Served to commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1941-1945. Member American, Connecticut, New Haven County bar associations, American Judicature Society, New Haven Chamber of Commerce (director 1966-1972, vice president 1971-1972). Clubs: Quinnipiac (New Haven), Lawn (New Haven).

Connections

Married Kate Stevens Hemingway, April. Children: Sarah, Nicholas, Thomas.

father:
Arthur T. Keefe

mother:
Mabel (Foran) Keefe

spouse:
Kate Stevens Hemingway

children:
Sarah Keefe

Nicholas Keefe

Thomas Keefe