William Kehoe: Attorney, Fulbright Scholar and Professor
- Deceased's name: Attorney William F. Kehoe
Atty.William F. Kehoe, 78, of Concord died at home in Concord on Monday October 22nd.
He was the beloved husband of Dorothy "Dorrie" (Landry) Kehoe.
He grew up in Medford, attended Medford Public Schools, graduated from Medford High School, Class of 1951.
He later graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Dartmouth College in 1955, and received a M. A. degree in English from Yale in 1956.
He was an intructor of English at Middlebury College from 1956 until 1957, prior to serving in the U.S. Army from 1957 until 1959.
From 1959 to 1960 he attended Trinity College in Dublin on a Fulbright Scholarship, receiving a Masters degree in English. In 1963 he graduated from Harvard Law School and entered private practice in Boston. He continued his Law practice as a specialist in Estate planning and Trust administration until the time of his death.
He was the cherished father of Kathleen E. "Katy" Kehoe and her partner Jennifer Allison of Medford; step-father of Matthew E. Bonner and his wife Monique of Marblehead; grandfather of Christopher and Nicholas Bonner; brother of Atty. Ronald F. Kehoe and his wife Frances of Boston; and uncle of Julia E. Kehoe of Boston and Dr. Laura G. Kehoe of Watertown.
A memorial service will be held Saturday October 27th at 1:30 pm in the Bigelow Chapel, Mount Auburn Cemetery, 580 Mount Auburn St., Cambridge. A reception will follow.
Donations in his memory may be made to Development Office, Concord Free Public Library Corp., 29 Main St., Concord, MA 01742 or to Department of Development, The
Boston Athenaeum, 10 1/2 Beacon St., Boston, MA 02108.
Concord’s town flag will fly at half-staff on Saturday October 27th in recognition of Mr. Kehoe’s Army service.
Arrangements are under the care of Charles W. Dee and Susan M. Dee, Dee Funeral home of Concord.
For complete obituary, directions, or to share a remembrance in his guest book,please visit www.deefuneralhome.com.