Jack Keller: Photo by Scott Mitchell

Jack Keller: Photo by Scott Mitchell

Just months after celebrating his namesake burger joint’s 50th anniversary, neighborhood resident Jack Keller — of Keller’s Drive-In, most notably the one on Northwest Highway — died today at 88.

Keller’s son, Jack Jr., told the Dallas News that his father died a day after being diagnosed with Stage 4 liver cancer.

You can read our question-and-answer session with Keller and also find out how Shirley, one of his most famous carhops, views her job.


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