Barbara Ellen Keck, Dedicated Teacher
Barbara Ellen Keck, 77, of Lewes, passed away Saturday, January 25, 2020, at The Moorings at Lewes. She was born Wednesday, July 8, 1942, in Camden, New Jersey, daughter of the late Donald and Bette (Williams) Keck.
Ms. Keck built a career as a teacher, specializing in physical education. She found her calling immensely rewarding and made a difference in the lives of countless students. In 1970, she met her partner and love of her life, Carole Bradt. They would go on to spend 48 cherished years together. She loved animals, enjoyed golf, Tai Chi, travel, antiques, stained glass art, yoga, and knitting. Above all, Ms. Keck was a loving and devoted partner, aunt, sister, and friend. She was loved by many and will be deeply missed by all who knew her.
In addition to her parents, Ms. Keck was preceded in death by her beloved partner, Carole Bradt, in 2018, and her brother, Donald Michael Keck, in 2019. She is survived by her brother, James H. Keck; her sister-in-law, Patricia Seelaus; her nephews: Matthew Keck, James D. Keck, Daniel Keck, and Jonathan Keck; and her nieces: Christine Keck and Kathleen Keck.
A celebration of Ms. Keck’s life was held on February 22 at The Moorings at Lewes. ▼