The Chancellor’s Office has received word that Dennis “Denny” William Kehoe, age 92 of Whitewater, died on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020. Kehoe came to UW-Whitewater in 1966 and retired as a tenured assistant professor in the Department of Foreign Language in 1993. He was granted emeriti status in 1994.
A funeral mass took place on Monday, Dec. 7, 2020 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Palmyra followed by a graveside service at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made to St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Palmyra or St. Patrick’s Catholic Church.
The campus flag located by the Visitor Center will be lowered to half-staff on Thursday, Jan. 28 in his honor.