Wayne F. Keller, M.D.
Wayne F. Keller, M.D., age 84, passed away April 22, 2021 in Houston, TX.
A native Houstonian, he was born and raised in the Houston Heights. After graduation from Reagan High School and The University of Texas at Austin, he received his Doctor of Medicine from UTMB Galveston. He completed his internship in Internal Medicine at The Methodist Hospital and completed his residency in Psychiatry and Neurology at UTMB Galveston in 1966. Wayne received an honorable discharge as Major, Medical Corp Texas Army National Guard Reserves, 29th Division.
He practiced psychiatry for over 55 years, in addition to being Medical Review Director/ Officer for multiple drug testing companies from 1993 to 2020. Most currently, Wayne was Medical Director of ECT Services at Houston Behavioral Healthcare Hospital through March of 2021. Wayne is survived by his wife, Sherry Keller, and daughters Konnie Thomas, (Larry), Kathy Coats (Tim), sons Ken Keller (Julie), and Keith Keller (Stephenie). Grandchildren Landon Thomas (Kaela), Keaton Thomas (Marissa),Andrea McVey (Michael), Shannon Coats, Paden Coats (Meredith), Madison Keller, Reese Keller, Scott Keller, Sienna Keller and great granddaughter Elliott Mae Coats. Also beloved by Tony Hickman, who called him "Pops".
A memorial service will be held at 4:00 pm, Friday, May 7, 2021 at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, 717 Sage Rd, Houston TX 77056.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Hope & Healing Center and Institute at St. Martin's or in general to St. Martin's Episcopal Church, 717 Sage Rd., Houston TX 77056.
St. Martin's streams these services on YouTube and links to the stream will be placed on the Church Website at least 24 hours before each service on this page https://stmartinsepiscopal.org/funerals/
Published by Houston Chronicle on May 2, 2021.