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Herb Kelleher

Herb Kelleher (David Woo / Corbis via Getty Images)
Herb Kelleher (David Woo / Corbis via Getty Images)

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July 17, 2019 "To one of the 'Greatest Leaders', I was so fortunate & blessed to be a part of Southwest Airlines for half of my life. Many of us, as myself would NOT be where we are today without the LUV gifted to us by Herb's touch. YOU are so missed. You'll always be my greatest memory of extraordinary experiences in such a very heartfelt culture. You were a brilliant & dedicated pioneer in aviation leadership & business strategy. YOU were the BEST! Godspeed my friend. LUV you. " - Daniel O'Neill (Chicago, IL)
March 25, 2019 "hj" - Edward Maguire
March 16, 2019 "I just learned of Herb's passing in the recent issue of Southwest Magazine while travelling home from NY. For over 30 years I have been a loyal SW passenger due mainly to the way I have been treated by Southwest staff. This corporate culture emanates from the larger than life leader that Lived and demonstrated love, compassion, and genuinely enjoyed people. What a life! Douglas Gooch- St. Petersburg, FL" - Douglas Gooch (Saint Petersburg, FL)
March 11, 2019 "May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow." - Dianne Morgan (Clinton Twp.)
March 09, 2019 "Rest in Peace, Herb! Save a shot of Wild Turkey for me when I see you again." - Keith Williams (Southampton, NJ)
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Obituary for Herb Kelleher
Herb Kelleher was the colorful co-founder of discount carrier Southwest Airlines. The Texas lawyer known for his maverick persona started the airline...
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