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Memorials by Class: 1944
John W. Aalfs '44
John died on Nov. 27, 2001. He had been living for some years in the DC area.He came to Princeton from Sioux City, Iowa, and majored in economics. He joined Tower Club...
A. John Accola Jr. '44 *44
Coke died Apr. 7, 1997, in Dorset, England, after a five-month bout with melanoma. Few of his friends knew he was fighting this dread disease; his demise came as a great...
Roger Alexander '44 *51
The Class of '44 lost an outstanding classmate when Botts died on June 8, 2002. Coming from Deerfield he majored in geological engineering, graduating magna cum laude,...
Thomas Elliott Allen '44
Tom died Jan. 5, 2009, in his home in Santa Fe, N.M. He was 86. Born in Fort Dodge, Iowa, he prepped at Elgin (Ill.) Academy. At Princeton, he majored in chemistry, was...
William G. Ambrose '44
Bill Ambrose, one of the original fabulous five who attended every reunion since graduation, died Mar. 10, 1999, in Kilmarnock, Va., from complications following a...
John H. Ames '44
John was living in Shelburne, Vt., when he died Aug. 29, 2011. Coming from Montclair Academy, John majored in politics, joined Cannon Club, and was on the 150-pound...
Rodney D. Andrews Jr. '44 *49
ROD ANDREWS died Oct. 19, 1993, in Hoboken. He prepared at Princeton H.S., and transferred from the Univ. of Maryland to Princeton his sophomore year. A member of...
William Dana Archbold '44
Bill died Aug. 4, 2005, in his home outside Toronto.His life rose from the simple to the sublime. He spent early summers along Canadian lakes and New England shores,...
St. Kelley Clair Archer Jr. '44
Kelley died July 9, 2004, in Bellaire, Ohio, his hometown, after an extended illness.He graduated from Bellaire High School, where he was active in band, glee club and...
Alexander H. Ardrey Jr. '44
Alex died April 2, 2012, at home in Lynchburg, Va., after long bout with Alzheimer’s disease. A Hotchkiss graduate, Alex was associate editor of the Nassau Sovereign ...
John Von Arnold '44
JOHN DIED in NYC June 22, 1993. He had been seriously burdened in his later years by the effects of a stroke that left him partially paralyzed. He came to Princeton from...
Perry M. G. Austin Jr. '44
Perry died Feb. 12, 2004, in Towson, Md.He prepared at Thatcher School in California and majored in biology at Princeton, where he was a member of Elm Club. He graduated...
Charles Bagley III '44
A psychiatrist, Charles died March 22, 2005, at his home at Heron Point, Chestertown, Md. He was 82.He taught and practiced psychiatry for more than 30 years in...
John Lee Ballin '44
JOHN DIED after a brief illness Nov. 24, 1993, at his home, Greenfield Farm, in New London, N.H. He was 71. He was preceded in death earlier in the year by his beloved...
William P. Barba II '44
Bill Barba, a former dean and v.p. of Temple U medical school, died on May 20, 2000, in his home in Jenkintown, Pa., where he had lived for 36 years. His father, Philip,...
Robert G. Barclay '44
Bob died Nov. 22, 2007, in Brick, N.J., his home for many years. He was 85. Born in Buffalo, N.Y., he came to us from Erie, Pa. He held a Princeton scholarship, majored...
Richard W. Barcley '44
Dick Barcley died in St. Petersburg, Fla., on Oct. 9, 2000. He came to Princeton from Columbia H.S. in South Orange, N.J., following his brother, Robert '42. He majored...
John W. Barr III '44
John Barr died June 30, 1999, after a short illness, in his beloved city of Louisville, Ky., where he was born. He came to Princeton from the Hill, participating in...
Carlyle Barton Jr. '44
Carl died Sept. 12, 2007, of cancer. He was 85. A former partner in his father's Baltimore law firm, Niles, Barton & Wilmer, Carl was long active in area civic and...
Fernand Baruch '44
Ferdie died Sept. 30, 2008, in Sarasota, Fla. He and his wife of 62 years, Margie, wintered on Casey Key and in Sarasota the last 26 years, while summering on Bottle...
William Fletcher Beach '44
BILL DIED May 27, 1991, at Huletts Landing, N.Y. At Princeton he majored in architecture, graduating in 1944. He was member of Cloister Inn. He worked for three years...
James R. Beattie '44
Jim died Aug. 7, 2001, of heart failure in Wakefield, R.I.He came to Princeton from Phillips Exeter Academy, was a member of Cap and Gown, and excelled in swimming and...
Donald Ernst Bedard '44 *56
Donald Bedard died April 7, 2010, in Wilmington, Del., after long illness. He was 88. Born in Schenectady, N.Y., Donald grew up in Springfield, Mass. A history major...
Christy Wilkes Bell '44
Christy died Aug. 3, 2007. He was 84 and from an extended Princeton family. Born in New York, his father was Samuel D. Bell ’13, and his brothers were Samuel D. ’43,...
James F. Bell '44
Jim died Feb. 5, 2005, after a series of strokes. He was 82 and a '44 stalwart.Raised in New Orleans, he prepped at Northwood School in Lake Placid, N.Y. At Princeton...
Frederick Walter Bellinger '44
FRED BELLINGER, born Feb. 12, 1921, died May 22, 1991, after suffering for 18 months from the effects of cardiomyopathy and congestive heart failure.Fred withdrew from...
Richard J. Bender '44
Dick, the youngest of five brothers who attended Princeton and '44's top tennis player, died Dec. 2, 2004, in St. Louis, Mo., of complications from respiratory disease....
Edwin De F. Bennett '44
Ed died March 20, 2011, in Pompton Lakes, N.J. A child chorister at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York, Ed came to Princeton to major in economics,...
Bergen N. Bergen '44
"Pete" Bergen died July 13, 2006, after a long bout with prostate cancer, at his home in Dundee, Ore., with his family in attendance. Born in Ocean Grove, N.J., he...
Anthony A. Bernabei '44
One of our most popular and dedicated class members, Tony died on Sept. 8, 2000, at his home in Fort Worth. He came to Princeton from Trenton [N.J.] H.S., captained both...
Harry Croft Bickel '44
Harry, a 50-year resident of Chattanooga, Tenn., where he was a renowned realtor and builder, died in his home Sept. 13, 2005.He was a descendant of two prominent,...
John Taylor Bigbie '44
Taylor died March 4, 2009, at his home in Knokke le Zoute, Belgium, after several years of suffering from Parkinson’s disease, which he bore without ever complaining and...
Edward Madden Bigler '44
Ed died Aug. 9, 2005, in Greenwich, Conn.He and his wife of 43 years, Renee Holt Bigler, also had a home on John's Island, Vero Beach, Fla. A son of Paul Gray Bigler...
George R. Bishop Jr. '44 *52
Reg died at Stonebridge at Montgomery, N.J. July 4, 2012. After graduating from Episcopal Academy, he was active at Princeton in publications, track, Whig-Clio, St....
Robert B. Blizard '44
Bob died Nov. 7, 2012, in Highlands Ranch, Colo. A graduate of the Salisbury School, he majored in physics at Princeton, where he was active in the band, WPRU, and...
Thomas C. Bolton '44
Tom Bolton died July 13, 2008, in Medford, Ore. He was 86. Tom had a long and distinguished career in medicine and in Medford’s civic affairs. Born in Sioux City, Iowa,...
Logan Chappell Bostian '44 *49
Logan died April 8, 2010, in Williamsburg, Va. He was 87. A chemistry major at Princeton, he roomed with Bob Claytor, Ben Burns, and Tom Wolf. He was president of the...
John Harper Bragg '44
JOHN DIED unexpectedly of a heart attack at his home on Sept. 10, 1989. He was born on May 2, 1922, in Trenton, N.J. John came to Princeton from Lawrenceville, where he...
Donald N. Brandin '44
DON BRANDIN DIED in St. Louis Jan. 28, 1994, after a long battle with cancer. He was 72. The class and U.S. banking have lost a man who stood for everything that makes...
Norman J.A. Brisbane '44
Norman J.A. Brisbane, a Canadian citizen, died Aug. 24, 1997, in Caracas, Venezuela. He was 76.He came to us from Loomis and majored in psychology. His club was Cloister...
William P. Brooks '44
Bill died of congestive heart failure Nov. 8, 2010. † Coming from Bronxville, N.Y., and Choate, Bill roomed first with Herb Hobler and then with Carl Barton. A member...
Robert Gillespie Brown '44
BROWNIE'S TOUGH OLD HEART gave out Jan. 11, 1993, in the Norwalk Hospital, after a long illness. The last year of his life was difficult, but this indefatigable guy...
Richard E. Buenger '44
A lifelong resident of Winnetka, Ill., Dick died Dec. 9, 2010. Dick came to us from New Trier High School, where he was a star swimmer. At Princeton his roommates were...
R. Page Burr '44
Robert Page Burr of Matinicus, Maine, died Dec. 31, 1998. He was 76. He came to us from St. Mark's School, where he was active in publications, dramatics, and ham...
William E. Caldes '44
A resident of Tijeras, N.M., Bill Caldes died Aug. 25, 2009, at the age of 87. † Bill came to us from Hun and roomed initially on Nassau Street. He left in 1943 to...
Charles Callery '44
Chuck died June 16, 2013, at home in Houston, Texas, after a lengthy illness. After graduating from Gilman School, he went to the University of Virginia and...
Robert D.B. Carlisle '44
Robert Carlisle, a writer in diversified media, died Nov. 19, 2009, at his Chatham, Mass., home. He was ’44’s president and secretary, and served as an Army...
Hamilton Carothers '44
After a four-year illness, “Ham” Carothers died April 19, 2011, in Charlottesville, Va., two months after the death of his beloved wife, Monika. Like his two brothers,...
George Robert Carr '44
George, known to us also as "Bob" during our campus years, died July 2, 2007, in Daytona Beach, Fla. He was 87. Born in Syracuse, N.Y., he prepped at Pawling Boys...
Frank Clyde Carr Jr. '44
Frank died of heart failure Feb. 7, 1996, in Yuma, Ariz. He came to Princeton from Phillips Andover Academy, received his degree in geology, was active in soccer and...
Edward S. Carter Jr. '44
Ted Carter died on a ski run Mar. 24, 2004.Sixteen of his relatives, including his father, E. Sterling Carter '16, and cousin, Burnham Carter '44, preceded him at...
Burnham Carter Jr. '44
Burn died Aug. 29, 2011, in Old Lyme, Conn. After graduating from the Millbrook School, he was in Whig-Clio and a member of Quadrangle Club at Princeton. His roommates...
Robert Philip Cartotto '44
Bob Cartotto died Sept. 26, 2008, in Longboat Key, Fla. His wife, Louise, died in 1997, and his entry in Reflections: 60 Years Out underscored how much he, his children,...
Richard D. Challener '44
Dick died on Sept. 23, 2002. A Hill School graduate, he majored in history the divisional program in the humanities; he was a member of Campus Club Whig Clio,...
George Miller Chester '44
George, a lifelong resident of Milwaukee, died in Scottsdale, Ariz., Mar. 9, 2003, of complications from cancer.At Princeton, where his father was '17 and a brother '46,...
James Julian Chisolm Jr. '44
Jules died on June 20, 2001, in Baltimore. He came to Princeton from Gilman and played on the lacrosse team, was president of the Madison Debating Society and news...
John Bell Christensen '44
JOHN DIED July 30,1993, in Honolulu. Princeton, corporate law, and the nation have lost an admirable and valuable man. John prepared at Pingry, where he excelled in both...
Andrew Dobbie Christie '44
ANDY, SON of John W. Christie '04, joined us at Princeton from Mercersburg Academy. He retired in Feb. 1992 as chief justice of Delaware's Supreme Court, planning to...
Nicholas Carroll Chubb '44
Nick, a dedicated physician/psychiatrist and a member of an extensive Princeton family, died Oct. 20, 2008, a church retirement community Asheville, N.C. † Born...
William Judd Clancy III '44
Bill died in Chicago on Jan. 11, 2000. He came to Princeton from the Northwood School and majored in psychology. Military service intervened, but he received his AB from...
Robert B. Claytor '44
BOB PASSED away at his home in Norfolk Apr. 9, 1993, after a long bout with cancer. He joins his beloved wife, Frances, whom he had mourned since her death in 1989. He...
John Llewellyn Clemmitt '44
JACK DIED AT 70 in Williamsburg, Va., on Apr 3, 1992, after a long and difficult illness. His memorial service was held at the historic Bruton Parish Episco Church. He...
Ralph E. Close '44 *53
Wally died Dec.13, 2005, in Florida.A scion of two longtime Princeton families, he was born in Lebanon, where his father, Harold Close '10, was a dean at the American...
Curt Colby '44
A GENTLE and quietly determined man, Curt Colby died Apr. 22, 1993. He prepared at Pingry and Governor Durnmer, then majored in chemical engineering at Princeton. He was...
John D. Collins Jr. '44
John D. Collins Jr. died Mar. 6, 1998, at his home in Stuart, Fla., after suffering from emphysema for several years. He was 75.Jack prepared at Trinity School in NYC....
James R. Compton '44
Jim died March 18, 2006, in Tiburon, Calif.He was a widely honored philanthropist, whose generosity and service encouraged world peace, preserving the environment, and...
Allan F. Cook II '44 *52
Allan Cook died May 26, 1998, at his home in Wellesley, Mass. He was 76.He attended Wesleyan U. in Connecticut and the U. of Arizona before spending two years in the...
S. Morton Cooley Jr. '44 *53
One of four from our class to transfer to the Naval Academy near the start of World War II, Mort died Feb. 14, 2005, in Palm Coast, Fla. He was 83 and retired as rear...
Henry Ernest Cooper III '44
Hank "Coop" Cooper of Beverly, Mass., lately of Marblehead, died Apr. 9, 1999. Henry was raised in the Philippines and graduated from Exeter. At Princeton, he majored in...
David Shearer Cooper '44
Dave Cooper, who joined the Class of ’44 after transferring from the University of Virginia, died Aug. 11, 2009. Born in Minneapolis, Dave came to Princeton in pursuit...
Douglas S. Copeland '44
Douglas S. Copeland died of congestive heart failure May 25, 1995, in Houston, Tex., where he had made his home. He was 72.He prepared at Mercersburg Academy. At...
H. Hunter Craig Jr. '44
Hunt died Apr. 18 in Orleans, Mass., his Cape Cod home since the early 1970s, where he had been involved in real estate and was very active in community affairs.At...
James E. Crawford Jr. '44
Jim died Jan. 21, 2007, in St. Louis, where he was a fourth-generation resident. A brother, two sons, and two of his grandchildren are Princetonians. He prepped at St....
Francis B. Critchlow '44
Fran, who switched careers early from chemical engineering to have 30 successful years in medical radiology, died Jan. 27, 2005, after a two-year illness in La Canada,...
William Hampton Crom '44
Bill Crom died Nov. 30, 2009, in Hightstown, N.J., from complications of Parkinson’s disease. A disabled veteran, he never complained about difficulties but retained his...
Richard Custer '44
Dick Custer died of heart failure Sept. 29, 1996, at his home in Philadelphia, Pa. He came to us from Lower Merion H.S., and for three years roomed with Bob Miller, and...
William Warren Davis '44
WILLIAM W. DAVIS died March 2, 1990, in Abilene, Tex., his home since 1952. Born in Baxter Springs, Ark., he moved to Tulsa, Okla., at age 12, and prepared for Princeton...
Ernest Valiant de Moss '44
ERNIE DIED from a heart ailment, while visiting family in Plano, Tex., May 21, 1991. He was a truly admirable man, dedicated to his medical calling, his family, and his...
Donald Williamson DeCoster Jr. '44
Don died Nov. 1, 2008, in hospice in Fort Myers, Fla. † Born in St. Paul, Minn., he prepped at St. Paul Academy. At Princeton, he majored in politics, was a member of...
Robert Treat Deming '44
Bob, a longtime Air Force chaplain, died in Fredericksburg, Texas, May 17, 2008. He was 85. Bob had an absolute zest for living, and showed it. Born in Elizabeth, N.J.,...
Charles E. Denney '44
Chuck Denney died Feb. 1, 2005, in Delray Beach, Fla.He went further than any member of '44 in film acting: He was Meryl Streep's dinner partner in Heartburn, danced...
Doug Marquand Dimond Jr. '44
DOUG DIED of a massive heart attack June 25, 1990. He and his wife, Dawn, had returned to the U.S. from Switzerland to attend his 50th reunion at St. Marks and see...
Charles Wood Dithrich '44
Charlie died Oct. 20, 2005, in Edgeworth, Pa., outside his native Pittsburgh.A first-grade teacher couldn't get him to write with his right hand instead of his left, but...
Sidney Herbert Doggett Jr. '44
Sid died of cancer on Apr. 29, 1989. Of him Alfredo Silipigni, the founder and principal conductor of the New Jersey State Opera, wrote: "He was a man of exquisite...
Douglas D. Donald '44
Doug died Oct. 1, 2012, in New York City. A St. Paul’s graduate, he majored in geological engineering at Princeton, where he was in the ski club and Cannon Club. His...
Harold I. Donnelly '44
Hal died at home in Rapidan, Va., Aug. 28, 2003, after months of struggle with congestive heart failure.He prepared at Deerfield, and his father was a professor at...
Richard Mateer Douglas '44
Dick died Aug. 29, 2005, in Needham, Mass., not far from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he was revered as an inspiring head of the humanities...
A. Hugh Douglas Jr. '44
Hugh died Oct. 3, 2004, four years after a stroke, in Newport, R.I., where he and his wife lived in the family home. He was 81.He prepared at St. George's School in...
John O. Dozier '44
Jack died Dec. 25, 2002, of bone cancer in St. Louis, his lifetime home. After St. Mark's school, at Princeton he majored in psychology and was a member of Cottage Club....
Spencer Black Draffan '44
Spen died on May 13, 1989, in the Mansfield (Ohio) Gen¨eral Hospital after a short illness.Spen prepared for Princeton at University School, in Cleveland. At Princeton,...
Carl H. Duisberg '44
Carl Duisberg died July 28, 1997, in Zurich, Switzerland, where he had resided since 1965. At Princeton he majored in biology and was a member of Theatre Intime and Elm...
William M. Dunn '44
Bill Dunn died Aug. 13, 2001, in Branford, Conn.; he had lived for many years in Westport.Coming to Princeton from Canterbury School, where he was active in track and...
Samuel E. Eastman '44
Sam died June 14, 2007, of pneumonia in Fort Myers, Fla. He was a transportation economist and lawyer and general counsel for the Interstate Commerce Commission. He also...
Albert Van Eerde II '44
Al died in Wayne, N.J., on July 18, 2002. He came to Princeton from Pingry; he majored in biology, played in the band, and was a member of Prospect Club. Service in the...
William R. Evans '44 *50
Bill died Nov. 17, 2008. He and his wife had lived on Manhattan’s East Side for several decades. † Bill had no listings in our undergraduate directories, but a brief...
George M. Ewing '44
George “Stretch” Ewing, a former newspaper publisher, died Sept. 16, 2009, in Canandaigua, N.Y., at the age of 87. † A New York City native, he moved from California...
Edmund Sherwin Finegold '44
Ed died Jan. 11, 2010, in Tucson, Ariz., where he had lived with his wife, Donnie, since 1997. He was 86. † Born in New York City, Ed came to us from the Peddie...
Henry John Fitzell Jr. '44 *54
A career educator who earned his bachelor’s (cum laude), master’s, and Ph.D. degrees in modern languages and literature from Princeton, John died Feb. 2, 2010, in...
Douglas K. Fleming '44
Doug was born April 12, 1923, in Hoylake, Cheshire, England. His father, who worked in the cotton business, moved the family to Houston, Texas, where Doug grew up with a...
John J. Flournoy '44
John died Nov. 2, 2011, in Port Republic, N.J., where he had lived with his son for two years. He prepared at Andover. At Princeton he was active in track, gymnastics,...
Burton A. Ford Jr. '44
Burt died Dec. 28, 2006, in Jacksonville, Fla. He and his wife of 62 years, Carolyn, resided on Amelia Island, Fla., since 1994. Burt served as our reunion chairman...
John W. Foster '44 *49
John died in San Angelo, Tex., on June 8, 2001, after a period of failing health. He came to Princeton from Peddie School. He left for war service in the infantry,...
Robert R. Frei '44
Bob died Feb. 2 after battling Parkinson's and more recently dementia. He had been in a nursing home for the past year.After New Trier High, at Princeton he was...
Semon S. Friesell '44
Bud Friesell died in Pittsburgh, Feb. 26, 2004. His father was William H. Friesell Jr. '16.Bud graduated from the Lawrenceville School. At Princeton he majored in...
Paul J. Fuzy Jr. '44
Paul died in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Oct. 19, 2010, after a long bout with cancer. † At Princeton his roommates were Burt Ford and Sid Howell. A member of Charter Club,...
John Williams Galbraith '44
JOHN DIED June 23, 1993, at the Kim ball Medical Center in Lakewood, N.J. He suffered a severe stroke in 1971, which hospitalized him for two years and left him with...
Gene Gamble '44
Gene died of congestive heart complications Dec. 17, 2004, in Scottsdale, Ariz. He was 81. He attended McKeesport [Pa.] High School, where he was president of the...
James N. Gamble '44
Jim died Mar. 15, 2004, after a long battle with cancer.He was the son of Cecil H. Gamble 1905. His relatives included Sidney '12, Edwin '14, Clarence '14, Hugh Richey...
Benjamin J. Gantt Jr. '44
Benjamin Gantt, a widely respected attorney and community activist in Seattle, died June 18, 2009. † Ben, also known as “Bim,” came to us from Wyoming (Ohio) High...
Harold Brooks Gardner '44
Brooks died June 17, 2004, after a brief illness. He was 80 and had lived with his wife, Maggie, many years in Orinda, Calif.On doctors' orders, he was not allowed to...
James A. Gardner '44
On June 17, 1996, Jim Gardner died at the Kimball Hospital in Lakewood, N.J., of pneumonia. He was 76. Jim was born in London, came to this country in his youth, and...
John N. Gatch '44
JOHN JOINED us at Princeton from Exeter, following in the footsteps of his father, John '14, and uncle Loren '13. His interesting life ended Dec. 21, 1992, in...
William Montague Geer III '44
Monty Geer died Mar. 10, 1997, at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston following open heart surgery. He was 75. He came to us from Kent School, and for three years...
Rollie D. Gilliss Jr. '44
Rollie Gilliss died in Baltimore on Jan. 29, 2002. After high school and a postgrad year at Choate, he came to Princeton, where he was a finalist in the baseball...
Kenneth N. Gilpin Jr. '44
Kay Gilpin died of congestive heart failure Apr. 29, 1996, at his home, Kentmere, in Boyce, Va., where he was born and lived most of his life. He was 73.Kay came to us...
Allen Goodfellow '44
Allen died May 4, 2010, in Newark, Del., after a lengthy illness. He was 87. Coming to Princeton from Burbank (Calif.) High School, he was active in Whig-Clio and Key...
George M. Grace '44
George died in Tucson, Ariz., June 6, 2003, following a courageous bout with cancer.George graduated from Princeton HS. At Princeton, he was active in baseball and...
Dunstan Graham '44 *47
DUNSTAN DIED of cancer July 24, 1992, at the Robert Wood Johnson Hospital, New Brunswick, N.J. Princeton, the town where he was born, and the University were a large...
Robert G. Greeley '44
One of the great Tigers of our class, Bob died of a heart attack on June 3, 2002, in Milton, Mass.A native of Portland, Maine, and a lifelong resident of Milton and...
Andrew Wilson Green '44
Andy died Nov. 29, 2003, in Ridgefield, Conn.He prepared at Kiskiminetas Springs School. At Princeton he majored in architecture, and was a member of Whig-Clio and Court...
Ira L. Griffin Jr. '44
Ira died Nov. 9, 2011, in his native town of Charlotte, N.C. He graduated from Woodberry Forest School, where he was captain of the wrestling team. At Princeton he...
William Trubee Haebler '44
Bill died July 15, 2005. We knew him as both "Trub" and "Bill," but after his adoption by his stepfather, it was "Bill." We also knew him as a multisport athlete, yacht...
Nathan George Hale Jr. '44
Nat died Feb. 17, 2013, in Chico, Calif., his native state. He was a collateral descendant of patriot Nathan Hale of the American Revolution. After preparing at the...
Brooks Hall '44
BROOKS, AGE 68, passed away July 7, 1990, at the Baptist Hospital, Oklahoma City, following a brief Illness. our Class and Princeton have lost a loyal, responsive...
George B. Hardy '44
George Hardy died Mar. 5, 1999, of a stroke while visiting his daughter in California. He was 76. He transferred to Princeton at the beginning of junior year from...
Karl G. Harr Jr. '44
Karl died Mar. 5, 2002, after a life of distinguished service to Princeton. He came from Columbia High and involved himself in every aspect of college life: he played on...
John W. Harrison '44
John died of pneumonia March 3, 2011, at home in Manchester, Mass., following an extended illness. A graduate of Shaker Heights (Ohio) High School, John majored in...
John Davis Hart '44
BUD PASSED AWAY May 6, 1991, at a nursing home in Charleston, W.Va. He had returned to the U.S. in 1990, from his long residence in Rome, Italy, weakened from the...
Anthony Hass '44
TONY DIED at his home in Washington, D.C., on July 13, 1992, after a courageous fight against cancer. Born in Vienna, Austria, in 1923, he entered Princeton via Stowe...
Robert Austin Hauslohner '44
BOB DIED of a heart attack at his home in Rosemont, Penn., June 5, 1990. He was 67. He was his own man and well known for his independence. A close friend spoke of him...
Collier Havens '44
Col Havens died in Bryn Mawr, Pa., on July 19, 2002, after a long illness. He came to Princeton from Haverford School majored in politics; he roomed with Vauclain...
Walter Harrah Hayden '44
WALTER WAS TAKEN by cancer July 8, 1991, in St. Augustine, Fla. He did not keep in touch with the Class sadly our misfortune, because his life held excitement. He came...
Charles F. Hazelwood Jr. '44
"Pete" Hazelwood died Aug. 8, 2005, near his home and family cabin in Weyauwega, Wis. He had a love of life in everything he found.Pete prepped at Scarsdale (N.Y.) High...
George N. Hazlehurst '44
George died April 26, 2004, in Flagstaff, Ariz. He lived and practiced internal medicine there and previously in Phoenix. He was 81.Born in New Brunswick, N.J., he...
John Hamill Hendrickson '44
died at his home in Swarthmore, Pa., on Mar. 13, 2000. He attended the Lawrenceville School, where his father, Robert S. Hendrickson '13, was a master of Latin....
John Charles Henley III '44
JOHN DIED Aug. 10, 1992, after 71 good and productive years. He never withdrew from public service. His philanthropic devotion to Birmingham's educational and cultural...
Wendell Gibbs Herbruck '44
Bud, who long tasted life with zest, died Feb. 15, 2008, in Aiken, S.C., after a yearlong battle with cancer. He was 85. In our 40th-reunion book, he wrote that he’d...
Bernard S. Heringman '44
BERNIE CAME to Princeton from the Park School, where he was active in basketball, student government, and publications. He left in 1942 to get his degree from Johns...
Gelston Hinds '44
One month shy of being 90, Gel Hinds died Dec. 20, 2011, in Bristol, R.I., after a long siege of dementia. A graduate of Hotchkiss, Gel was active†in ROTC, band, and Cap...
Donald Waldo Hirschberger '44
Don died April 14, 2007, after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer, in Palm Desert, Calif., his and his wife Bobbie’s home since 1999. He was 85. Don was born in...
Albert R. Hochster '44
Al died April 2, 2010, in the Allenhurst, N.J., home that was his family’s summer residence away from their native New York, but became his own home some 50 years ago....
Harold E. Hoelscher '44
HAL DIED unexpectedly of heart failure Aug. 6, 1993, in Houston. This extraordinarily successful educator and businessman left us quietly, yet in India and Southeast...
Karl E. Hofammann '44
Karl died Jan.15, 2012, at his Mountain Brook, Ala., home. A graduate of Mercersburg, Karl roomed with Chuck Nimick and Mac MacQuiddy at Princeton, where he was on the...
Eugene Holland Jr. '44
Euie died June 24, 2005, in Kenilworth, Ill., where he'd been as active as he was at Princeton.He was our second class president after graduation, serving from 1952 to...
L. Preston Hollander Jr. '44
Pres Hollander died of heart failure on Dec. 20, 1998, at Monterey Community Hospital near Carmel, Calif., where he had lived since 1990.He came to Princeton from Taft,...
Robert W. Holliday '44
KNOWING THAT his cancer would most likely be terminal, Bob continued his lifestyle for over two years with family and friends in Mt. Kisco and in Florida during the...
Robert A. Holzl '44
Bob died Feb. 9, 2006, at the age of 83.He and his wife, Dianne, were longtime residents of La Canada, Calif., near where Bob was a leading turbo, gas, and...
Sid Preswick Howell '44
SID HOWELL, a wonderfully cheerful, always optimistic, popular guy passed away after a 11/2-year battle with lung cancer Nov. 18, 1989, at his home in Keowee Key, S.C....
James Gregory Hurley '44
JIM PASSED away on Oct. 3, 1989 while summering in Canada. He and Joan divided their very active years between Buffalo, their beloved home on the Canadian shore of Lake...
Aubrey Huston Jr. '44
Abs died May 14, 2002, at home in Lawrence Township, N.J.He prepared at Episcopal Academy and St. George's School; at Princeton he was a member of Ivy Club, rooming with...
Kentaro Ikeda '44
Ken died Nov. 6, 2011, in Larchmont, N. Y. Ken’s father brought green tea to the United States while representing Japan at the 1904 St. Louis Expo. He then decided to...
James J. Izard Jr. '44
Jim died Apr. 1, 1998, of pneumonia in Roanoke, Va., one day after his 76th birthday. He had previously suffered several strokes.Jim came to Princeton from Episcopal...
Ralph E. James Jr. '44
Buck died July 25, 2008, in Lippstadt, Germany, where he had interests, along with his longtime residence and contacts in London. Born in Caldwell, N.J., he prepped at...
William Wible Jamison II '44
Jamie lived all of his life in Greensburg, Pa., and died at home on Dec. 15, 1999, after a long bout with bone cancer.He prepared at The Hill, where he was active in...
Marius Berthus Jansen '44
Marius died Dec. 10, 2000. He was born in the Netherlands, coming to Princeton from Wrentham [Massachusetts] H.S. He majored in history at Princeton, graduating in 1943...
Foster Lincoln Johnson '44
Foster Lincoln Johnson died Jan. 28, 1996, at his home in Greenwich, Conn., of complications from prostate cancer with which he had suffered over an extended period....
Wallace B. Johnson '44
Wally died Sept. 11, 2011, in Glen Mills, Pa. Coming from Exeter, he majored in chemical engineering, was on the track team, and joined Cap and Gown. He first roomed...
Lloyd Paul Jones Jr. '44
“Jonesy” came to us from Brooklyn’s Poly Prep, where he’d been active in football, track and lacrosse, and he roomed freshman year in Holder. But beyond that, our...
Breckinridge Jones Jr. '44
Breck died Jan. 7, 2012, at home in Medford, N.J. Coming from Episcopal High School, where he played football and basketball, Breck majored in English at Princeton,...
Andrew B. Jones '44
Andy Jones died peacefully May 9, 2012, in Haddam, Conn., surrounded by his family. Andy prepared at St. Paul’s. At Princeton he roomed with Aubs Huston, Ferdy...
Edmund R.T. Kelley '44
The class lost a friend of many when Ned died May 18, 2010, in Hartford, Conn. † An accomplished athlete at the Taft School, he continued his prowess in varsity...
Paul Vincent Kellogg Jr. '44
Paul Kellogg died of a heart attack July 29, 2009, at Waverly Heights in Gladwyne, Pa. † A member of a family with many Princeton connections, Paul was widely involved...
Raymond Boone Kelly Jr. '44
Ray died at home in Fort Worth, Tex., Nov. 26, 2003, after a valiant battle with cancer.He came to Princeton from Phillips Academy, Andover, and majored in mechanical...
Anthony Hill Kelly '44
Tone died while on vacation in Italy on Sept. 21, 2000. Son of Eugene Kelly '09, he came to Princeton from Sioux City Central H.S. His brother, John '35, and his uncle,...
Donald S. Kennedy '44
After many years of suffering from Alzheimer's, Don died on Apr. 4, 2001; a memorial service was held in Westhampton Beach, N.Y., on May 19.A graduate of Lawrenceville...
C. William Kerr '44
Almost like a latter-day "Mr. Chips" as an exceptional teacher of history and a top administrator at Wesleyan U. for nearly 40 years, Willie Kerr died Feb. 18, 1999, of...
Peter T. Kikis '44
Pete died March 1, 2013. He prepared at New Rochelle High School. At Princeton he played 150-pound football and boxed and was a member of Campus Club. He roomed with...
John Lloyd King '44
John died Jan. 16, 2009, in a retirement community in Carlisle, Pa., his hometown for many decades. He was 87, and a beloved economics professor at Dickinson College....
George Tracy Kinniry '44
GEORGE DIED Jan. 31, 1992, in Naples, Fla., after a ten year battle with Atzheimers. He was 72. He leaves his widow, Anne; two daughters, Janet and Annie; and two sons...
Edward J. Klopp Jr. '44
Ed died Dec. 17, 2008, in his retirement community in Brevard, N.C. † He was born in Rosemont, Pa., prepped at Haverford, and was with us until earning his bachelor’s...
Warren Harding Knauer '44
Warren died in Naples, Fla., June 21, 2003.He prepared at Pingry School. At Princeton he majored in biology, was a member of Tower Club, was varsity swimming manager,...
Timothy W. Knipe '44
Tim died on June 8, 2002, in Southhampton, N.Y. He came to Princeton from Choate; he was a member of Quadrangle, rooming with Gillis, D. Harris, Buttenheim, Conwell,...
Donald W. Korth Jr. '44
Donald Korth died Oct. 9, 1995, in Oakland, Calif., after a long illness. He was 73. Don came to us from Haverford H.S., where he as editor-in-chief of the yearbook. At...
Lewis S. Kraft '44
One of '44's very special people was Lew Kraft who died of a stroke July 6, 1995, at Princeton Medical Center.Lew came to us from Horace Mann School. He roomed with Reg...
John Miles Krase '44
JOHN DIED of cancer July 17, 1991. He lived a superb life: creative, loving, adventurous, and deserving of much broader exposure. He graduated from Princeton Phi Beta...
Paul Kroehnke '44
Paul, who lived in Vineyard Haven, Mass., died there on Aug. 18, 2000, of lung cancer and pneumonia after a long illness. He had been retired on the island for the past...
Roman J. Kutsky '44 *46
Roman died Nov. 2, 2006, in Vancouver, Wash., at 84. He loved studying and research. Born in Allentown, Pa., Roman prepped at Wyoming Seminary in Kingston, Pa. At...
William J. Laine '44
Our classmate died Aug. 13, 2000. A member of Dial Lodge, Bill left Princeton to serve as a field service engineer for United Aircraft when WWII commenced. After the...
Keehn Landis '44
Keehn died Feb. 24, 2013. A graduate of New Trier High School, he was on the 150-pound crew at Princeton, a member of Charter Club, and editor of The Daily...
Robert R. Lane '44
Bob died in May of 1999, of a heart condition, after being in failing health for some time, in Phoenix, where he had been living for many years.After transferring from...
John Sargent Lathrop '44
John died July 9, 2007, in Fishers, Ind., outside his hometown of Indianapolis. He was 84. He came to us from the Park School in Indianapolis, where he was active in...
Philip L. Lawrence Jr. '44
Jack died April 26, 2012, at home in Chatham Township, N.J., his lifelong home. A graduate of Lawrenceville, Jack played JV hockey at Princeton, where he majored in...
George A. Lawry '44
George died July 19, 2011, in his lifelong hometown of Emsworth, Pa., a suburb of Pittsburgh. Known as the “pistol” in high school for his athletic talents, he starred...
John E. Lee '44
John E. Lee died of a stroke July 11, 1995, in Sarasota, Fla., where he and his wife, Florence, lived during the winter months. He was 73.John came to us from...
Norton Blackstone Leo Jr. '44
Bud Leo died Dec. 27, 2007, in Southbury, Conn. He was 85. He came to us from Roosevelt High in Yonkers, N.Y., where he was president of his senior class. He majored in...
Philip A. Lirio '44
Phil died Dec. 1, 2012, in Vineland, N.J. He graduated from Vineland High School, and at Princeton he majored in chemistry, played intramural football and...
Frank Hoover Longstreth '44
Stretch died March 19, 2008, Chagrin Falls, Ohio. He was 86. Born into Philadelphia’s Main Line, he prepped at the Haverford School and earned a bachelor’s degree...
James F. Lotspeich '44
Jim died from leukemia Aug. 6, 2006, in the Malibu, Calif., home that he and his wife, Helen, enjoyed for 46 years. He was 83. From an established Cincinnati educational...
William H. MacCrellish '44
Bill died Aug. 7, 2013, in Wellesley, Mass., where he lived for more than 50 years. At Princeton he roomed with Burn Carter, Dick Furlaud, and Bob McCaslin, who died...
Harry R. MacDonald '44
Mac died suddenly Jan. 30, 2013, his 90th birthday. He was president of his class at Princeton High School. He left Princeton in 1942, transferring to the U.S....
John Jay Madeira '44
Jay died Oct. 5, 2006, in Falmouth, Maine, near the sea he loved. His joy of living was broad and long. His aunt was founder of the the Madeira School. He prepped at...
Gordon B. Magill '44
Our only classmate from North Dakota, Gordy died July 25, 2003. He had a distinguished medical career, specializing in cancer research and treatment.He was one of the...
Charles Ruthvan Manassa Jr. '44
Charlie died on June 9, 2000. His home was in Carmel, Calif.He came to Princeton from St. Louis Country Day and majored in civil engineering. He was v.p. of Terrace...
John A. Mann '44 *50
John died Sept. 19, 2004, in Yorba Linda, Calif., after battling cancer. He was 82."I was destined to be a Princetonian," he wrote in our 60th reunion directory,...
Richard Eugene Marsh '44
"RICH," TO HIS FAMILY, "Dick" to his friends, died Oct. 25, 1992, after a very courageous and dignified battle with cancer and complications from diabetes. Born in...
Benjamin S. Martin '44
Ben, who became a legendary football coach ‚€” "the father of Air Force football" ‚€” during 20 years at the Air Force Academy, died in Colorado Springs July 24, 2004,...
Jack T. Martin '44
Jack Martin died Jan. 8, 2008, in California, where he had lived for the past 30 years. He was 86. † Born in Flint, Mich., Jack was raised outside Toledo, Ohio, and was...
Frank E. Masland III '44
Frank Masland, who was known as “Mike,” died Jan. 22, 2011, in his lifelong home of Carlisle, Pa. † At Princeton he was on the swimming team, was a member of Theater...
Harold Clifford Mathisen '44
Harold Mathisen died Feb. 14, 2010, at his Chatham, N.J., home. A lifelong New Jersey resident, Hal graduated as class valedictorian from Clifford J. Scott High School...
Charles Matthews III '44
Chuck Matthews died of cancer, which he had fought long and valiantly, on July 10, 1989, at St. Vincent's Hospital in Billings, Mont. Writing Bud Friesell in 1987, he...
James J. Mccaffrey '44
Jim died on July 21, 2001, doing what he loved most, fishing, when he suffered a stroke. He died in Bangor, near his retirement homes in Castine and Blue Hill, Me.Jim...
Bruce McCarty '44
Bruce died Jan. 5, 2013, in Knoxville, Tenn. He came to Princeton via Lawrenceville to study architecture and learn about sculpture under Joe Brown. He roomed with John...
Allister Hanna McCree '44
Al died July 30, 2008, in Cinnaminson, N.J. † He was a successful business executive, a dedicated leader in education, a respected official in the sport of track...
Sanford N. McDonnell '44
Sandy McDonnell died March 21, 2012, in St. Louis of pancreatic cancer. A native of Arkansas, Sandy roomed at Princeton with John Krase, Art Munyan, and Van Olcott, with...
Robert C. McGiffert '44
Bob died Dec. 25, 2010, in Missoula, Mont., his home for 44 years. At Princeton he roomed with Dick Schueler, Charlie Richardson, and Jim McCaffrey. A member of Cap and...
John C. Mcleod '44
JACK DIED of a heart attack Mar. 5, 1994. He was 72. A Princeton son of Donald McLeod '12, he joined the class, along with John Lathrop, from the Park School in...
William Gerald Mcloughlin Jr. '44
BILL DIED Jan. 4, 1993. He came to us from Columbia H.S. in Maplewood, N.J., where he headed the school paper and was president of the dramatic club. He continued with...
William Gerald Mcloughlin Jr. '44
BILL CAME TO us from Columbia H.S. in Maplewood, N.J., where he headed the school paper and was president of the dramatic club. He continued these interests at Princeton...
William W. McManus '44
Bill died Dec. 20, 2008, in Atlanta. He was 86. He loved to stay in touch with us, and his class file is full of cards, memories, and gratitude for his Princeton ties. †...
Thomas M. Mcmillan III '44
A pioneering cardiologist in New Jersey for more than 40 years, Tom died April 7, 2005, in the former Burlington County Memorial Hospital (now Virtua Memorial), where he...
Simon John Mcpherson II '44
SANDY PASSED away May 22, 1990, after a sixyear battle with cancer. He was 69. He never let it put him down. His faith in his Lord and his love of Grace and their family...
Franklin C. McRoberts '44
Frank died of heart failure Dec. 17, 1997 in Boynton Beach, Fla., where he had maintained a winter condo for some years. Frank came to Princeton from Poly Prep Country...
William J. McRoberts '44
MAC SUCCUMBED to heart disease Jan. 12, 1994, at the Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, N.J. He was 72. He joined '44 with a small group of wonderful men from...
Jere S. Meserole '44
Jere Meserole, of Burlington, Vt., died on Feb. 24, 2000, at his winter home in Boca Raton. He came to Princeton from the Lawrenceville School. He rowed on the crew, and...
David D. Metcalfe Jr. '44
Dave Metcalfe died of a virulent form of leukemia on Sept. 24, 1999. He wrote the following for his funeral in St. Louis, which was attended by more than 500 people: "I...
Kenneth Miller '44
Ken Miller, who followed in his father's footsteps a prominent United Press International foreign correspondent, died in New York March 21, 2006.Ken also won renown...
John Roberts Miller '44
John died on Mar. 15, 2002, in Mendham, N.J. He came to Princeton from Riverdale School and majored in politics, winning honors. Active as a crew manager, he was a...
Alan B. Miller Jr. '44
Alan Miller died Sept. 2, 1995 in the hospital at Blue Hill, Maine, from complications of lung cancer and emphysema. He was 73. Al came to us from Pingry. At Princeton...
Lewis Franklin Moore Jr. '44
We recently learned that “Bud” Moore died May 10, 2006, at age 84, in his hometown of Roanoke, Va. † He prepped at Woodberry Forest and roomed on University Place...
Konrad C. Mueller '44
Konrad died in Hot Springs, Ark., March 10, 2012. Born in Germany, he lived in Scarsdale, N.Y., before coming to Princeton. Konrad was on the staff of the Bric-A-Brac, ...
John Elmer Mufford '44
JOHN DIED Mar. 18, 1992, at his residence in Hampstead, N.C., at age 70. He had lived a good life. Pearl Harbor and the call to war prompted him to leave Princeton in...
E. Addis Munyan Jr. '44
Addis, also known as "Ad," died Oct. 16, 2004. He was 82. A medical doctor, Addis also spent 30 years in active or reserve military service, loved to fly private planes,...
John Stetson Murdock '44
John died March 9, 2009, in a hospital in Providence, R.I. For many years, John lived in Darien, Conn., with his wife of 58 years, Mary Anne. † Born in Leicester, Mass.,...
James S. Murphy '44
Jim died of cancer Feb. 5, 2007, at his home in Deep River, Conn. He was for many years associate professor of virology at Rockefeller University, making...
Philip Murphy '44
Phil died Mar. 30, 2004, the eve of his 81st birthday.He prepared at Haverford School. At Princeton he majored in economics and social institutions, was active with...
John A. Myers Jr. '44
Jack died April 21, 2007, after a short illness, in his home on Wilmington Island, Savannah, Ga. Jack came to us from Lawrenceville. At Princeton he...
W. Heyward Myers III '44
Woody died on May 14, 2001, after a long battle with lung cancer. He was the son of W. Heyward Myers Jr. '09 and brother of John T. Myers II '54.Born and raised in...
John G. Nelson '44
Nels died Dec. 6, 2010, in Pompano Beach, Fla. Active in sports at Lawrenceville, he majored in English at Princeton before joining the Marines. In military service...
John Van H. Ness '44
Jack died May 28, 2005, in Venice, Fla., where he and his wife had lived for more than 20 years. He was buried in Arlington National Cemetery Oct. 19.Jack came to...
Theodore W. Neuman Jr. '44
Theodore Neuman died Oct. 8, 1997, of congestive heart failure at his home in Marco Island, Fla.Ted came to Princeton from The Hill School, roomed with Jim Murphy, Hugh...
William F. Niedringhaus '44
Born in St. Louis, Bill died in Seattle on Nov. 27, 1999. He and his family had resided there for the past 30 years; classmate Jackson Johnson III was his...
Charles Spencer Nimick '44
Chuck died April 15, 2008, in Latrobe, Pa. He was one of five sons of Francis B. Nimick ’13 of Pittsburgh, all of whom prepped at Sewickley Academy and Phillips...
Marshall H. Noble '44
Marsh died on Jan. 8, 2002, in New London, Conn. He came to Princeton from Culver Academy and majored in engineering. He was a member of Charter Club.After serving with...
John Bristol Nunez '44
Jack Nunez of Mystic, Conn., died Dec. 29, 1998. He prepared at Phillips Academy. At Princeton he majored in political science and was president of Whig Clio. He was...
George F. Odland '44
George Odland died in Seattle, Nov. 21, 1997, from complications of a stroke. He was 75. He came to us from Lakeside School in Seattle and for two years roomed with Don...
Ricard R. Ohrstrom '44
Ric died of a heart attack Feb. 22, 1995, after heart surgery at a clinic in Honolulu. He was 72. He had lived in The Plains, Va. and also had homes on the Kona Coast of...
Alfred Vansantvoord Olcott '44
WHEN VAN OLCOTT died on Jan. 17, our Class lost one of its most devoted members who came from a long line of loyal Princetonians, including his father and two uncles.Van...
Robert Osborn Jr. '44 *48
BOB OSBORN died June 5, 1992, following a yearlong illness. His wife, Patricia jean Norman, preceded him in death in May 1987. He is survived by one son, Robert Wade....
Benjamin A. Oswalt '44
Ben died at a daughter's Illinois home June 28, 2004, after being diagnosed with cancer in late 2003. He was 83.A native of Batavia, Ill., he came to Princeton via...
Lambert Barnes Ott '44
“Mel” died Nov. 28, 2008, in Bryn Mawr (Pa.) Hospital. † He and his wife, Suzanne, lived in Haverford, Pa., and he practiced estate law for 57 years in Philadelphia,...
George C. Palmer '44
George Palmer died Jan. 6, 1998, of a heart attack following bypass surgery. He was 75.He came to us from St. Paul's School, and roomed with Dick Wallower and Harc...
John S. Palmer '44
With his family present, Bud died peacefully March 19, 2013, in West Palm Beach, Fla. He prepared at Exeter. At Princeton he roomed with Phil Paris, played...
Laird U. Park Jr. '44
Laird died Jan. 14, 2001, in Philadelphia. He leaves his wife of almost 50 years, Lucy, four daughters, and six grandchildren.Coming from The Hill, Laird was on freshman...
Albert George Parker III '44
Al died March 1, 2009, in Albuquerque, N.M., where he had lived for many years with his wife, Joanne. He was 87.† Al served as a minister in the Presbyterian Church in...
Joseph Bright Parker '44
Joe died April 14, 2009, in his longtime hometown of San Antonio, Texas. He was 87. † Born in Tulsa, Okla., to a Southwestern oil-production family, he prepped at...
Henry Stuart Patterson II '44
Henry died Dec. 1, 2002. He came to Princeton from St. Mark's and majored in economics. A member of Ivy Club, he roomed with Bob Kean, Jack Dozier, Jerry Johnson, and...
Leland Rodman Payton '44
ROD PASSED AWAY at his home in La Jolla, Feb 3, 1992, after a long illness. He is survived by his widow, Euna; daughters Marilee Payton Talman, Claire, and Lynn; and...
Hugh G. Petersen Jr. '44
Hugh died Apr. 29, 2003, in Cuernavaca, Mexico, he lived after retiring in 1986.Coming from New Trier HS, Winnetka, Ill., he majored in politics at Princeton,...
Philip J. Petersen '44
Philip Petersen died June 18, 1997, in a convalescent center in Santa Barbara, Calif. Phil left Princeton during sophomore year to attend the Aeronautic U. in Chicago....
Kroger Pettengill '44
One of 14 grandchildren of the founder of the Kroger Co., Krog died March 12, 2013, in Naples, Fla. An Andover graduate, Krog was a member of the freshman crew, played...
Leslie W. Pfeil '44
Les, whom we remember as one of our flamboyant pilots who flew “The Hump” for the Air Transport Command in World War II, died Feb. 2, 2008, in...
J. Ness Van Philip Jr. '44
A SUDDEN HEART ATTACK took Van Ness in his home in Claverack, N.Y., Oct. 27, 1992. He had emphysema. He was an admirable man. At Princeton he majored in politics, joined...
Robert H. Pratt '44
ONE OF '44's FRIENDLIEST classmates died Oct. 20, 1993, after an extended illness in Richmond. Robert H. "Pooky" Pratt came to Princeton from Lake Forest Academy. At...
Terrill E. Price Jr. '44
A third-generation officer in the U.S. Cavalry, Terry died Dec. 11, 2006, in San Antonio. His brother is William G. Price '42. Terry came to us from Phillips Exeter...
William Prizer Jr. '44
William Prizer died Apr. 23, 1997, in Ft. Myers, Fla. He was 77. He prepared at Exeter and Haverford, and at Princeton was active in freshman football and squash. He...
John Elliott Ragland '44
After suffering from Alzheimer’s disease for two years, John died April 29, 2010, in Paris, Mo. At Princeton, he majored in biology (writing a thesis on fruit flies)...
Thomas M. Rauch '44
Tom Rauch died at Land's End, his home in Easton, Md., Mar. 2, 2004.The son of Randolph Stewart Rauch '13, and the brother of R. Stewart Rauch '36, Tom came to Princeton...
Gordon Raymond '44
GORDON "LEFN" WHITMAN passed away Dec. 10, 1990, at his home in No. Berwick, Me. Cursed with obstructive pulmonary disease, which gradually confined his life, he never...
Edward S. Rendall '44
Ned died Dec. 1, 2006, in Orono, Maine. He was 85. His father was James H. Rendall ’09. His cousin and brother-in-law, Alfred “Kelley” Bates ’44, was Ned’s roommate...
Stephen Elkins Reppert '44
Steve died in Bridgeport, W. Va., Nov. 12, 2004, after an extended illness. He was 83 and had served as a trustee for Davis & Elkins College, in Elkins, W. Va., from...
Henry Conrad Reusch '44
HARRY REUSCH died suddenly Mar. 21, 1991, in Emerald isle, N.C., where he and Kay, his wife of 14 years, had lived since early Jan. 1990.Harry was born Aug. 1, 1922, and...
John R. Reynolds '44
Jack Reynolds died Feb. 18, 2013, at home in Ashland, Ore. At Princeton he majored in biology, participated in track and band, joined Elm Club, and roomed with Bill...
Chester T. Rice '44
Chet died April 26, 2013, at home in Kentfield, Calif. Chet graduated from Albany Academy. At Princeton he majored in electrical engineering and was a member of Theatre...
Lloyd Michael Rives '44
Mike Rives died April 14, 2011, in Boston after a long illness. He was a son of Reginald Rives 1912. Mike attended St. George’s School in Newport, R.I. He left...
H. Bryce Roberts '44 *50
Bryce died on Oct. 4, 2001, after a year's battle with pulmonary fibrosis.Coming to Princeton from Loomis-Chaffee School, he majored in politics and was active with the...
C. Willard Robinson Jr. '44
A longtime resident of Denver, Will died peacefully Sept. 24, 2009, in the Colorado city where he had a long and successful career, following in his father’s footsteps...
Clarence Willard Robinson '44
An earlier version of the memorial for Clarence Robinson ’44 was published in the Jan. 13, 2010, issue of PAW. Click here to read. Will died Sept. 24, 2009, in his...
Sayre Rodman '44
Sayre died Aug. 8, 2004, of complications related to Parkinson's disease. He was 82.Born in Pittsburgh, he prepared at Shady Side and Andover academies. At Princeton,...
David M. Ross '44
Dave died in Pittsburgh, Pa., on Jan. 21, 2002.He prepared at Exeter and at Princeton majored in classics; he was active in lacrosse, the Orange Key, and the Westminster...
William Ryle Rossmassler Jr. '44
Bill died Feb. 10, 2009, in Paducah, Ky., where he had lived since being transferred there by the Atomic Energy Commission in 1951. He was 87.† Bill met his wife, the...
Reginald M. Rowe '44
"For me, art is a compulsion. I have to do it; I don't know what else to do," Reggie said. And art is what Reggie "did" — and taught. He died June 15, 2007, after a vast...
Robert P. Rowe '44
Bob Rowe, known to his classmates as Fido, died April 26, 2012, in Mystic, Conn. Bob graduated from Exeter. At Princeton, he was the winner of the middleweight Cane...
William A. Rusher '44
Known as the “conservative’s champion,” Bill Rusher died April 16, 2011, after a long illness in San Francisco, where he had lived for 22 years. He graduated from...
John W. Ryan '44
John Ryan died Feb. 17, 1999, in Rye, N.Y. He was 76. He came to us from Trinity School, where he was editor of the Trinity Times. At Princeton he roomed with John...
Walter A. Saitta '44
Walt died March 31, 2008, in Doraville, Ga. He was 87. Walt was a leader in the insurance business for most of his career. Born in Westfield, N.J., the son of a...
James Robert Sands '44
Jim Sands died Nov. 15, 1998, in NYC. He came to Princeton from South Pasadena H.S. and majored in English. He was a member of Colonial Club. He served in the US Navy...
Walter Schaff Jr. '44
Wally Schaff died on Jan. 11, 2000, six years after he had written in our 50-year book, "By-pass heart operations are all the rage, so I joined the club in 1990, but now...
Erwin F. Schoenbrunn '44
Erwin died Jan. 18, 2005, at home in Ridgefield, Conn., after a long battle with prostate cancer. He was 83.Raised in New Jersey, he attended Plainfield High School and...
Charles R. Schueler '44
After a long bout with leukemia, Dick died on Feb. 4, 2000, at home in Chestnut Hill, Mass.He came to Princeton from Andover and was capt. of the freshman lacrosse team,...
James Ross Schuyler '44 *48
Doc, a longtime resident of Ewing, N.J., died June 2, 2003, in Riverside, Calif., his home for the past 10 years.A graduate of Mercersburg Academy, he first roomed with...
Grant E. Scott Jr. '44
Grant and his wife, Marion, died Nov. 27, 2001, when their single-engine plane crashed outside Evansville, Ind. Grant had refueled there on his way home to Olean, N.Y.,...
Robert Eugene Sears '44
Bob came to Princeton from South Pasadena (CA) H.S., where he was active in baseball and student government. He studied engineering at Princeton, serving with the...
James F. Sechrist '44
Jim died in his hometown of York, Pa., on Nov. 24, 1999. He and Virginia had celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 11.Jim prepared at the Hill School. At...
Samuel Warren Seeman '44
Sam, a longtime resident of Wallingford, Pa., died Oct. 19, 2007, in Maryland. He was 84.† Born in St. Louis, he chose Princeton over Penn and Harvard because we offered...
Raphael Semmes '44
"Rock" Semmes died July 6, 2007, of kidney cancer in his home in Chevy Chase, Md. He was 86. Only six weeks earlier he was enjoying two sets of tennis a week and a round...
Thomas Marshall Shand '44
Tom died Dec. 7, 2003, in Lancaster, Pa., where he lived all his life.He prepared at Phillips Exeter Academy and followed his brother, William Jr. '40, and uncle James...
Adam Fry Shaner II '44
AD DIED May 26, 1991, in Easton, Penn. He was one of a number who withdrew from Princeton at the end of his sophomore year and chose not to maintain contact with our...
Edward W. Sheldon II '44
Edward Sheldon died on June 14, 1997, at West Park Hospital Cody, Wyo. He was 74.He prepared at Lawrenceville and left Princeton 1941 for civilian pilot training...
Harrison Shull '44
Harry died at home in Monterey, Calif., July 28, 2003.His father, George, was a professor of biology and genetics at Princeton. Harry attended Princeton High and, like...
Paul R. Sieber Jr. '44
Paul died May 12, 1995, of cancer at Mercy Hospital in Pittsburgh, where he had practiced medicine for four decades. He was 72.Paul came to Princeton from Shady Side...
Richard Tilton Silvers '44
DICK SILVERS died of a massive stroke June 12, 1992, in Cleveland. A diabetic from childhood, he had suffered a double amputation in 1986, severely restricting his...
Thomas K. Simpson '44
Tom died Nov. 23, 1992, of cancer, in Naples, Fla. His second wife, Jane, predeceased him by several years. Tom came to Princeton from Exeter, where he played basketball...
Charles Sinnickson Jr. '44
Charlie died Dec. 5, 2007, in his apartment in London. We knew him as “Tiger,” a name familiar to his family. He lived in England since around 1960,...
George Spenser Sisson '44
George died on Dec. 9, 2000. He was raised in Erie, Pa., and prepared at Phillip Exeter Academy; his father was a member of the Class of 1912. George majored in the...
George Spenser Sisson '44
George died on Dec. 9, 2000. He was raised in Erie, Pa., and prepped at Phillips Exeter Academy, and his father was in Princeton's Class of 1912. His major at Princeton...
Henry R. Smedley '44
Henry Smedley died on Sept. 2, 1997, at his home in Watchung, N.J., after a long illness. He was 75.He came to us from Haverford and West-town Schools. At Princeton, he...
R. Porter Smith '44
PORTER DIED in his sleep Apr. 13, 1991 ' of a heart attack. He had suffered from chronic emphysema. He grew up in Baltimore and was educated at Calvert School and...
William R. Soons '44
Willie Soons died Nov. 3, 2011, in Stonington, Conn., with his wife, Joan, and his daughter at his side. A Lawrenceville graduate, Willie received a minor “P” in...
Parkin Thomas Sowden Jr. '44
Tom died Oct. 3, 2011, in Greenville, S.C. Tom came to Princeton after graduating from Exeter. He majored in chemical engineering, roomed with Jay Madeira, and was...
Selden Spaulding '44
Our quiet painter died Oct. 31, 2005, in San Francisco.Denny, as he was known to most, was raised in Santa Barbara, Calif., and prepped at Laguna Blanca School and The...
Robert C. Specht '44
Bob died Jan. 6, 2013, in Falmouth, Mass., a day after his 90th birthday. At Princeton he majored in biology, roomed with Bob Deming and Don Thomson, and was in...
Peter C. Speers Jr. '44 *49
Peter died Feb. 8, 2010, in Austin, Texas, where he had lived since his retirement in 1981. Born and raised in India by missionary parents, he spent much of his life...
Chaloner P. Spencer '44
Chaloner Spencer died July 26, 1998, after a long bout with emphysema. He was 74. A native of Brattleboro, Vt., he began music studies with Roger Sessions while at...
Isaac Starr Jr. '44
Isaac Starr Jr. died in Philadelphia of an apparent heart attack on May 24, 1997. He was 74.A graduate of Chestnut Hill Academy in Philadelphia, he majored in biology at...
Ralph W. Starrett Jr. '44
Ralph Starrett died from an aneurysm on Nov. 12, 1999. After New Trier H.S., he came to Princeton and majored in physics. He was the manager of the tennis team and a...
Robert R. Sterrett '44
Bob died Sept. 25, 2007, in a hospital near his home in Stafford Township, N.J. Born in Cranford, N.J., he attended Cranford High School, where he was once athlete of...
Hugh C. L. Stevens III '44
DR. HUGH STEVENS died Apr. 13, 1993, of heart failure, while taking his morning walk in Waynesville, N.C. In the aftermath of this terrible blow to his widow, Carol,...
Hervey S. Stockman '44
Herv Stockman, a great American patriot who was of great service to his country, died Feb. 22, 2011, in Albuquerque, N.M. At Princeton, Herv earned numerals in freshman...
Charles B. Stoll '44
CHARLIE DIED of cancer Mar. 25, 1994, at the Cabrim Hospice in Manhattan. He is survived by his widow, Lizanne Adams Stoll, and daughters Alexandra, Vivian, and Diana....
Gilbert M. Stout '44
Gil died May 31, 2011, in Scituate, Mass. Coming to Princeton from Blair Academy, he roomed with Al McCree and Bob Holzl, joined Dial Lodge, and majored in history. Gil...
William J. Strawbridge '44
Windy died Apr. 8, 1999, in Cape Coral, Fla., where he had resided since 1986. Hardly well enough to attend our 50th, he came nonetheless, and in spite of continued...
Gresham M. Sykes '44
Grex died Oct. 29, 2010, in Charlottesville, Va., where he had retired in 1987 after 14 years as a professor and chairman of the sociology department at the University...
George K. Tanham '44
George Tanham died in Washington, DC, Mar. 29, 2003.He prepped at Tenafly [N.J.] HS. At Princeton he majored in history, was active with the Westminster Society, and was...
Addison R. Taylor '44
Addison R. Taylor died May 7, 1998, of cancer, after a long illness. He was 75. He came to us from South Kent School, and roomed with Ted Schulte for four years. At...
Griffith Edwards Thomas '44
PETE DIED in his sleep, at the Maplewood Nursing Home, Westmoreland, N.H., July 20, 1992, after an almost tenyear struggle with Alzheimer's disease. It was time for this...
John S. Thompson '44
John died April 12, 2010, in Middlebury, Vt., after a period of hospice care. Irene, his wife of 62 years, died July 30. After graduating from Lawrenceville, John...
James Stutesman Thurston '44
Jim died Sept. 2, 2004, at his beloved Windfield Farm outside Noblesville, Ind. He was 83.He once described his profession as "social worker," but that is in its...
Arthur T. Tienken '44 *50
Art died from cancer May 7, 2006, at home in Arlington, Va. "He lived as best he could to the very end," wrote his wife, Jean. "He played golf on Saturday, and...
James L. Titchener '44
Jim, who had been suffering from Parkinson's, died Feb. 28, 2003. Raised in Binghamton, N.Y., he was active at Princeton in varsity track as a distance runner and in...
John R. Tuttle Jr. '44
Jack Tuttle died May 21, 2010, in St. Augustine, Fla., following a stroke and the effects of Parkinson’s disease. He was 87. Coming to Princeton from Andover, he roomed...
Malcolm Tweedy '44
Malcolm, known as "Bish" almost all his life, died May 12, 2006, in Fort Davis, Texas, the location of one of two historic forts Bish succeeded in preserving for our...
John S. Tytus '44
John died May 31, 2011, at his home in Seattle. Active in tennis and dramatics at the Lawrenceville School, he roomed at Princeton with Steve Reppert, joined Tiger Inn,...
Andrew Mitchell Underhill Jr. '44
ANDY, DEVOTED MEMBER of the Class and the university, died Aug. 29, 1992. After years of ill health, his gallant old heart failed finally, giving him the peace so...
John Gridley Underhill '44
John Underhill died April 11, 2008, in Slingerlands, N.Y. He was 86. Born in Albany, where his mother came from a historic Hudson Valley family, he prepped at Albany...
John Warren Unger '44
JOHN PASSED AWAY Sept. 11, 1991, after a long fight against lung cancer, a struggle begun with the removal of his left lung in 1979, Graduating from Princeton as an...
J. Gordon Upton '44
Gid died Dec. 23, 2006, in Bedford, N.H., where he and his wife, Barbara (“Rusty”), lived for 20 years. He was 83. For someone born in New York City, whose career was...
Arthur C. Van Horne Jr. '44
Art Van Horne died Nov. 2, 2011, in Los Altos, Calif. He graduated from New Trier High School in Winnetka, Ill. At Princeton he majored in politics; participated in...
Robert E. Vanwagoner '44
Bob died Sept. 12, 2012, in Sarasota, Fla. At Princeton, he roomed with Ward Sangren and George Tanham. Entering the Army Air Corps in February 1943, he was...
C.A. Philippe von Hemert '44
Phil died July 6, 2012, in a hospital near his home in Friendship, Maine. He graduated from St. Mark’s School. At Princeton he roomed with Ted Meth, and later with Paul...
George Wadsworth '44
George died June 4, 2011 in Mexico City. His father was a U.S. diplomat, and George was born in Constantinople (Istanbul). In his early years he lived in Bucharest,...
John R. Wagenseller '44
Perhaps the friendliest extrovert in our class, Jack died on Mar. 18, 2001, in Greensboro, N.C., after a lengthy illness.Waggie, or Wags as he was affectionately known,...
John C. Walker '44
Jack Walker died on Dec. 1, 1999, in Wilmette, Ill., an area where he had spent his entire life. He played football at New Trier High and football and rugby at...
Hally Peter Wall '44
Peter died on July 9, 2000, after a 10-year battle with Parkinson's disease. He came to Princeton from St. Paul's School, winning freshman numerals in hockey and joining...
Harcourt Edmund Waller Jr. '44
Harc, gentleman, athlete, clergyman, businessman, and tireless fighter against social injustice, died quietly in his sleep at his home in Savannah, Ga., on May 26, 1989....
Richard Wallower '44
DICK DIED of cancer Mar. 16, 1993. He joined us at Princeton after graduating from St. Paul's. Freshman year, he roomed at 202 Foulke with George Palmer, his thirdform...
Roger Coursen Ward '44
Roge died while on a vacation in Maine Sept. 5, 2008. † He lived in Maplewood, N.J., and dedicated his working lifetime to the law — and loved it. † Born in Newark, he...
Harry Meredith Ware '44
Harry died Aug. 6, 2002. At Princeton he was a member of Cannon Club, majored in modern languages, and was active in crew, wrestling, and softball. He roomed with Jim...
John P. Ware '44
John Ware died Mar. 30, 1999, following surgery. He was 77. He prepared at Brooks School, and at Princeton roomed with Darrell Zink and John Ames, majored in English,...
Rawleigh Warner Jr. '44
Bud died June 26, 2013 in Hobe Sound, Fla., his home for years. Bud graduated from Lawrenceville. At Princeton he roomed with Fred Githler and majored in economics....
Patrick Watson '44
Pat died Jan. 12, 2012, in Newburyport, Mass. A graduate of Trinity School, Pat dropped his first name of Victor. He left Princeton to serve in the Navy, in which he...
Dey Wadsworth Watts '44
Dey died Feb. 14, 2009, in Glenview, Ill. He was 86.† Dey loved and respected the law and had a 34-year law career, concluding as managing partner in the Chicago firm of...
David P. Weidig '44
Dave died Mar. 31, 1999, in a nursing home after being diagnosed with a rare blood disease a year ago.Arriving from Newark Academy, at Princeton he was active in Theatre...
Elwood Carl Weise Jr. '44
Woody died in Trumbull, Conn., on Sept. 29, 2000, four months after being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. He had been in private dermatology practice there for 45...
Thomas D. Wellington '44
Tom died on July 19, 2000, in Princeton, where he lived. A memorial service for him was held in University Chapel.He prepared at St. Mark's School. He enlisted in...
Thomas D. Wellington '44
Tom Wellington died in Princeton, where he lived, on July 19, 2000.He prepared at St. Mark's School. He enlisted in the army in 1942 and served three years with Military...
Peter Wells '44
Peter Wells died of Parkinson's Nov. 6, 1996, in Grant, Fla., where he and his wife, Helen, were living after 51 years of marriage.Peter came to Princeton from Seabreeze...
Alfred T. Whatley '44 *52
Al died July 20, 2002. He came to Princeton from Fountain Valley High in Denver, Colo. He majored in physical chemistry and, after service in the Army, including 16...
Arthur Ledlie Wheeler '44
Art died Oct. 4, 2008, in the Beaumont at Bryn Mawr (Pa.) retirement community that he had founded on Philadelphia’s Main Line years before. He was 88. Born in...
Walter W. White '44
Bill died of respiratory failure in Albuquerque Feb. 16, 2006.Observing that Bill was known for his devotion to task and staying focused, the local newspaper reported he...
John K. White '44 *45
John died May 5, 2013, at home in Arlington, Va., from the effects of a stroke he suffered last year. Preceded at Princeton by two uncles (1903 and 1910) and his...
Robert A. Wieman '44
Bob died in a car accident on Nov. 22, 2002. Coming to Princeton from Lawrenceville, he majored in chemical engineering, contributing to the Princeton Engineer. A member...
Peter V. Wiese '44
"It's been a great journey," wrote Pete about his life in our 60th reunion book. He died of colon cancer in Fairhope, Ala., Oct. 13, 2004. He was 83.Born in Bronxville,...
Robert James Wiese '44
BOB DIED Aug. 24, 1992, in Santa Cruz, Calif. This memorial fails to cover his last 30 years. His last contact with the class was in 1964. He wrote of himself as a very...
Rowan A. Williams '44
Rowan Williams died Mar. 5, 1999, of heart and renal failure after a lengthy illness. He was 79. Following graduation from Asheville [N.C.] School for Boys, he enlisted...
Charles Perrin Willis '44
Charlie Willis died Feb. 23, 2010, in a Pittsburgh VA hospital. He was 88. One of the first Princetonians to enlist as a Marine after the Pearl Harbor attack, he was...
Harry Arthur Willson Jr. '44
Harry died Oct. 1, 2009, in Cape May Court House, N.J. He was 88. An economics major at Princeton, Harry was active in basketball and baseball and was on the freshman...
Thomas Lee Wilson '44
In our 50th yearbook, Tom noted that he had been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease; he dealt with it until he died in Ormond Beach, Fla., on Dec. 4, 2000.President of...
J. Christy Wilson Jr. '44
Six months after lung cancer diagnosis, Christy departed this life Feb. 8, 1999, to join his maker. In our 50th Yearbook, this devout man who dedicated his life to...
A. Duane Wilson '44
A. Duane "Duey" Wilson died May 24, 1995, at the Somerset Medical Center in Somerville, N.J., where he had practiced medicine for 37 years. During that time, he had...
Paul Windels Jr. '44
Paul died Sept. 8, 2009, in St. James, Long Island, N.Y. after distinguished legal career. † From 1957 until 1961 Paul was regional administrator of the Securities...
Walter Boit Winship Jr. '44
WALTER DIED of a heart attack Mar. 6, 1993, in Harwich, Mass. He prepared for Princeton at Lawrenceville. At Princeton, he majored in English, rooming his First two...
Thomas A. Wolf '44
Tom died April 30, 2005, in San Antonio, where he lived most of his life. He was 82.He prepped at Texas Military Institute. At Princeton, he majored in mechanical...
Charles Kline Wolfe Jr. '44
Charlie died Sept. 28, 2008, in Kenilworth, Ill., his home for many years. † Born in Harrisburg, Pa., he was class valedictorian at Penn High School and also prepped at...
Robert C. Wood '44
An outstanding public servant, self-labeled "urbanist," and academic leader from the 1950s through the 1970s, Bob died April 1, 2005, in Boston after battling stomach...
Dudley Woodbridge '44
ON AUG. 4, 1993, while driving home to Princeton from Trenton, Dudley pulled over to the curb and died. His sudden passing was a shock to his family and many friends.A...
William Johnson Woods Jr. '44
Bill died Sept. 22, 2012, in Montecito, Calif., after a long illness. A direct descendant of John Witherspoon, he left Princeton in 1943 to become an ambulance...
Edward H. Zimmerman '44
Ted died Aug. 7, 2011, in Cranbury, N.J. At Princeton he roomed with Hal Mathisen and then Paul Windels. He majored in English and graduated in November 1943. ...
Joseph D. Zink '44
Joe died April 28, 2012, in his son and daughter-in-law’s Northfield, N.J., home. A native New Jerseyan and son of Homer Zink 1905, Joe graduated from Belleville High...
George Edward Zirk '44
Jud died Nov. 15, 2008, according to a very brief notice from the Obituary Registry, which only listed his last residence as Kearny, N.J. We have been unable to reach...
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