Senate 1981-86 (District 34)
Party when first elected: Independent Republican
Houston, Olmsted, Wabasha, Winona
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: Not Reported
Former Name: Keller
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
College of St. Teresa; B.A.; 1948
Winona State University; M.S.; Education, 1969
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
District 861, Winona, Minnesota (School Board Member);
1973 to 1980
Twelve children: Paula, Anne, Carol, Mary, Barbara, Stephanie, and Kathleen (daughters); James (son); and four other children (died in infancy)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
James R. Keller
Special Legislative Concerns: education, small business, transportation, veterans, banking, agriculture.
She was a member of the Kiwanis, St. Anne's Hospice Board of Directors, and the Winona Historical Society.
She died of congestive heart failure at Lake Winona Manor in Winona, Minnesota. Her funeral was held on April 7, 2004 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Winona, Minnesota. She was buried in Holy Trinity Cemetery in Rollingstone, Minnesota.
Religion provided by her obituary.