Richard Thomas Keller, 63, of Haverhill, MA died on Sunday, October 8, 2017. Raised in Epping, New Hampshire, Richard was the son of Stafford and Carolyn (McIntyre) Keller. Richard attended elementary school at St. Michael School, Exeter, graduated from Epping High School, Class of 1972 and received his Bachelor's degree from the University of New Hampshire. After living in Boston for many years, Richard reconnected with Paula Hanson, a former classmate, and she became his wife and the love of his life. Richard was a very talented IT/Computer Services engineer and worked for many public and private entities including the State of New Hampshire and UMass/Boston. He was also a lifelong devotee of all Beatles music and was a walking encyclopedia of Beatles music and trivia.
Richard is survived by his wife of 23 years, Paula Faye (Hanson) Keller of Haverhill, MA; his stepdaughter Kristin (Elms) Morel of Haverhill, MA; his three grandchildren Megan, Matthew and Mikayla, whom he loved with all his heart; his sister Pamela Keller Kasnet of Exeter, NH; a brother, John Keller (Laurie) of Nottingham, NH; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
An hour of visitation will be held on Saturday, October 14, from 10 AM – 11 AM at the Brewitt Funeral Home, 9 Pleasant Street, Epping, NH, with a Memorial Service to follow at 11 AM at the funeral home. After the services are concluded, there will be a reception held at the Epping Community Church, across the street from the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory can be made to Hidden Pond Farm Equine Rescue in Brentwood, NH, with information available at HiddenPondEquineRescue.com.