Current Issue

Feb.13, 2008

Vol. 108, No. 8


Memorials by Class: 1983

Samuel K. Aboah '83

The Class of 1983 lost a leader in spirit with Sam’s death Jan. 9, 2013, at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital in Ghana. Sam attended Princeton from 1979 to 1981,...

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Marc Victor Barrow '83

Marc Victor Barrow died Dec. 3, 1997, in NYC after a long struggle with heart disease. After graduation from Trinity H.S. in NYC, he entered Princeton in the fall of...

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David Bederman '83

David died Dec. 4, 2011, complications from appendix cancer. At Princeton, David was a member Quadrangle Club, president Whig-Clio, and secretary general...

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Martha Ingraham Bennett '83

Martha died peacefully of brain cancer March 3, 2008, after a brave three-year struggle and with her family at her side. She was 46. At Princeton, she majored in...

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Susan Butcher '83 *87

A light did indeed go out in Santa Fe when architect and designer Susan Butcher died April 15, 2009, at her home in Galisteo, N.M., after a long illness. She was...

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Robert G. Carter '83

(The following memorial was posted at PAW Online on Feb. 21, 2012; it did not appear in the print editions of PAW. ) Robert G. Carter ’83Robert Carter...

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Denalyn Hamburger Chern '83

Dena died Nov. 16, 2004, of inflammatory breast cancer.Dena was raised in Brooklyn, N.Y., and attended Yeshiva of Flatbush High School. She majored in history at...

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John Harris Clay Jr. '83

John died Nov. 20, 1999. The son of Annie and John Clay, he was born June 7, 1961, and raised in Philadelphia in a large and lively family. He was a member of the...

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William A. Freiday '83

Will Freiday died Sept. 26, 2011, in Bayville, N.J. Will graduated from Wall High School in Wall Township, N.J., where he was an honor student and National Merit...

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Neil Thomas Grasso '83

Neil died Oct. 2, 1998, from complications arising from leukemia. A New Jersey native, Neil came to Princeton from Paramus H.S. At Princeton, Neil was president of...

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Andrew Jay Gratz '83

ANDY GRATZ passed away June 7, 1993, after a long battle with cancer. He leaves his widow, Sylvia Anita; his parents; his brother David; and his sisters JoAnn and...

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Michael S. Gray '83

Michael S. Gray of Willingboro, N.J., died peacefully Nov. 23, 2008, after a brief battle with cancer. He was 48. Mike was born in Limestone, Maine, where his father...

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Maria Grayson-Metaxas '83

Maria Grayson-Metaxas (formerly Maria Ross Hanahan) died peacefully Aug. 13, 2012, at her home in Berkeley, Calif., after an inspiring three-year battle with colon...

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Robert E. Gunther '83

Robert died of cancer Aug. 13, 2009, at his home in Kimberton, Pa., with his family by his side. Robert lived in the Philadelphia suburbs and was raised in Cape May...

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Timothy Edwin Mcginty '83

TIM MCGINTY died Aug. 3, 1992, after a fiveyear battle with AIDS. He was 31 years old.Tim came to Princeton from Pine Crest Prep School in Ft. Lauderdale, where he was...

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Myrna Rivera '83

Myrna Rivera gently died in her sleep Oct. 23, 2011, at her home in Naples, Fla., after a brave 14-month battle with colorectal cancer. Myrna was born and raised in...

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Etan Savir '83

Etan Savir died July 21, 2013. Etan was a classics major at Princeton and graduated summa cum laude. Etan was known for his intense focus and passion for...

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Gregory V. Smith '83

Greg Smith died June 25, 2011, in Florida. He was 49. Greg was born to Leroy and Annie Smith. He graduated from All Saints Cathedral School in the Virgin Islands,...

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Richard Sommer '83

Richard Sommer died suddenly of heart failure Sept. 6, 2011, in London. Richard was born June 18, 1961, in Indianapolis. He was president of his class at New Trier High...

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Susanne Osullivan Stearns '83

Our class is saddened by the Aug. 4, 1996, death of Susanne O'Sullivan Stearns in Boston of complications from a bone marrow transplant. She had struggled with...

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Jeffrey A. Young '83

After a heart attack, Jay Young was suddenly called to eternal glory Feb. 12, 2012. At Princeton, he majored in economics, started at defensive end for the freshman...

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