Cardinal Keeler’s sister Helen dies

A funeral Mass for Helen Keeler, sister of Cardinal William H. Keeler, was offered July 4 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Toronto. Ms. Keeler died June 28 of cancer. She was 60.

Ms. Keeler was born in Lebanon, Pa. She graduated from Georgetown Visitation in Washington, D.C., and St. Michael’s College, University of Toronto. She worked as a magazine editor in Toronto for 35 years.

Ms. Keeler is preceeded in death by her sister Virginia M. Keeler. She is survived by her children, Laura and Paul Keeler-Lavin; and her siblings, Cardinal Keeler, Julia Keeler and Thomas L. Keeler.

Those who wish to may make donations to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation, 790 Bay St., Suite #1000, Toronto, M5G 1N8, or the charity of one’s choice. Condolences and memories can be forwarded through

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