Debbie Ketchum

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Celebrity Partner, Photographer
Sun Apr 12 2020
By   Selena

Deborah Ketchum, a photographer by profession, is an American celebrity partner who is best remembered as the wife of Grant Goodeve. He is a well-known actor and TV host who played the role of David Bradford in the TV series Eight Is Enough, from 1977 to 1981.

Deborah Lynn Ketcham was born in the early 1950s in the United States to the parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank A. Ketcham. Her father, in Westfield, is a certified public accountant. She is a graduate of the University of Maryland and has a degree from Ithaca College.

Marital Relationship for Four Decades

Deborah "Debbie" Ketchum of Studio City, Calif., a photographer, is joyfully married to her long time husband, Grant Goodeve, for 41 years now.

Deborah Ketchum with her husband, Grant Goodeve
Picture: Deborah Ketchum with her husband, Grant Goodeve
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Ketcham and Goodeve, 67, exchanged their wedding vows on May 20, 1978, in front of their loved ones in Windham, Vermont. Before wedlock, their engagement was announced by the dad and mom of the bride-to-be, Mr. and Mrs. Ketcham. 

For now,  Deborah Lynn and her actor partner rarely appear in front of the media. So far, there is no news about their extramarital affairs to the media.

Grant's ex-girlfriend is Laurie Walter, 73

In the past, the renowned singer, Goodeve, had a one love relationship with his co-stars before Deborah. She is none other than Laurie Walter, a former actress, born on January 8, 1947.

Picture: Grant Goodeve and her former, girlfriend,  Laurie Walters
Source: I.M.B.D.

Likewise, this exes played the sibling's roles in a TV show; Eight Is Enough from 1977 to 1981. In the show, actress Betty Buckley was also featured.

Blessed Parents Of Three Adorable Kids

Following the marriages, the couple share three children, two daughters, and one son. The kids named are Katie Goodeve, Emily Goodeve, and Mac Goodeve. After welcoming three babies, they moved to the Pacific Northwest in 1989.

Not to mention, Deborah and her husband, has six grandchildren in total. It seems, among three children, the oldest one daughter Katie got hitched to the mysterious husband. So far, the entire family of Goodeve is living a very low key life i.e., under the curtains or out of spotlights.

How Much Net Worth Debbie Ketchum does Holds?

Working as a photographer at Studio City, California, Debbie is definitely earning an impressive amount of money. As of early 2020, she has an estimated net worth of $300,000, which is quite similar to another celebrity partner, Peanut Nasheed.

Likewise, in the United States, a Photographer's average wage is $14.73 an hour. Thus, we can assume Ketchum's compensation drop in the same amount. On the other hand, her husband, Grant, enjoys a $500,000 worth through his career as an actor and television host.

Grant Goodeve's with Eight Is Enough co-stars including Joan Prather, Brian P Clarke & Susan Richardson
Caption: Grant Goodeve's with Eight Is Enough co-stars including Joan Prather, Brian P Clarke & Susan Richardson 
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The source of Goodeve's wealth is his appearances in hits films and television roles where he earns some salary. Further, he presented the Northwest Backroads travel show at the station for 16 years in 1998.

Apart from his work in television and film, he has provided voice roles in video games such as Engineer in Team Fortress 2 (2007) and as Harlan Wade in F.E.A.R. 3 (2011).

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