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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.


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


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


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.


Married Kevin Brian Keefe, October 3, 1959. Children: Brendan, Clare, Maura.