Current Issue

Nov. 19, 2008

Vol. 109, No. 5

Memorials

Memorials by Name: A

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...

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H. Osborne Aaron '46

Osborne Aaron died June 9, 2008, in Wilmington, Del. He was 84. Ozzie was born in Wilmington, grew up in New Jersey, and entered Princeton from Phillips Academy. He...

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Robert Howard Aaronson Jr. '23

OUR DISTINGUISHED classmate Bob Aaronson, born Jan. 15, 1902, died Jan. 12, 1993, having lived a full life with many activities and personal interests.Bob was educated...

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Elizabeth Ann Abaunza '93

The class honors the memory of Lizzy Abaunza, who died Aug. 10, 1996, in Houston.Born in New Orleans and raised in Utah, Lizzy graduated as valedictorian from Rowland...

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Richard Franklin Abbitt '62

Rick died of a heart attack Aug. 7, 2001, at his home in Newport News, Va. He was 61. Princeton classmates Jack Pearsall, Jim Todd, Rich Bowen, and Bob Ludgin attended...

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Nathaniel B. Abbott '32

OUR POPULAR honorary member Nat Abbott died Feb. 2, 1994, at Crouse Memorial Hospital in Syracuse, after a brief illness. Although Nat graduated from Trinity Hartford in...

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W. Nelson Abbott '36

Nels died Nov. 18, 2003, in Provo, Utah; he was 89. At Princeton he majored in economics and was vice president of Dial Lodge. He left Princeton in his senior year...

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John Abbotts '45

John Abbotts died suddenly Feb. 10, 2010.   John entered Princeton from Trenton High School, following in the footsteps of his father, William 1911, and preceding his...

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Robert Richard Abel '52

Just five weeks after diagnosis, Bob died Oct. 31, 2002, from acute myelogenous leukemia and complications of chemotherapy. At his funeral he was remembered for his...

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David Alexander Ablin '86

David Ablin died June 8, 1995, of a heart attack in NYC. He was a PhD candidate at Yale at the time.When David was young, his father took him to the neighborhood...

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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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Charles R. Abrams *68

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, March 31, 2004

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Kenneth Michael Absher '57

Mike Absher died Aug. 25, 2012, of pancreatic cancer in Bryan, Texas. He was 77. Raised in San Antonio, Mike was a 1953 graduate of Exeter Academy. At Princeton Mike...

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David Van Pelt Acaster '45

Dave Acaster died April 23, 2007, at his home in Saddle River, N.J., surrounded by his loving family after losing a struggle with cancer. Dave was an active classmate...

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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...

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Robert D. M. Accola '51

Bob was born Sept. 11, 1929, the son of Alvin J. and Katharine Mize Accola. At Phillips Exeter he won the mathematics prize and graduated cum laude. At Princeton he...

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John W. Acer '54

John Acer died June 24, 2012, after a long struggle with leukemia. Born in Medina, N.Y., he graduated from Hotchkiss. At Princeton, he majored in mechanical...

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A. Bernard Ackerman '58

The class lost one of its most prominent physicians when Bernie died of heart failure Dec. 5, 2008, at home in Manhattan. He was 72. Bernie came to Princeton from...

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Oakford Woodnutt Action Jr. '37

Oak died Oct. 17, 2009, in Woodstown, N.J.   Oak was born in Salem, N.J., in 1914. He graduated from Phillips Exeter Academy, where he was on the soccer team. He...

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Augustus Dixon Adair III '36

Dick died Sept. 10, 2005. He was 92.A graduate of the Lawrenceville School, majored in political science at Princeton and also was a member of Cap and Gown. In 1950...

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John Livingston Adam '24

John L. Adam died on Aug. 23, 1989. He left Princeton prior to graduation and lived in France for many years. In recent years, John resided in Clinton and Flemington,...

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John J. Adamitis *81

Woodrow Wilson School, Sept. 10, 2004.

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Daniel F. Adams '66

Dan died Aug. 25, 2013, in Windsor, Calif., from the effects of pancreatic cancer. Dan was a star before, during, and after Princeton. In high school in his native...

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Anthony B. Adams '58

Tony prepared for Princeton at Rutland (Vt.) High School. At Princeton he was a member of the University Band, Orange Key, and Tower Club. He was co-captain and a...

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Darwin James Adams '50

JIM ADAMS died Nov. 17, 1992, at Eastern Maine Medical Center, following open heart surgery. He was a graduate of Exeter and joined the class after army service in WWII....

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Douglas Ranney Adams '48

Doug Adams was a gifted person with many talents and a host of admiring friends. He had a lovely voice that kept him involved with singing groups all of his life. At...

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Hugh Trumbull Adams '35

Hugh died Oct. 10, 2009, in New York City, where he had lived for most of his adult life.   Born and raised on Philadelphia’s Main Line, Hugh attended Haverford School...

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James Crittenden Adams '46

JIM ADAMS died of respiratory failure in Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta on Feb. 19, 1993. Jim joined the Class in 1942 and left to serve with Patton's Third Army in France...

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James Taylor Adams '69

Jim died Oct. 16, 2002, in Lawrenceville, N.J., of a cerebral hemorrhage. A 1965 graduate of the Lawrenceville School, Jim had been a teacher there for 25 years. He...

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James Waugh Adams '41

THE CLASS LOST a devoted member when Jim Adams died July 10, 1993, after a series of circulatory and heart problems forced him to cancel plans to attend our 52nd...

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James Wendell Adams '52

WHILE PLAYING GOLF on Apr. 27, 1986, Jim Adams suffered fatal heart attack. After services in his home church, the Village Presbyterian Church of Rancho Santa Fe, and...

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John Barclay Adams '58

Barclay died from a stroke Jan. 11, 2009. He came to us from Deerfield. At Princeton he majored in physics, ate his meals at Cloister Inn, was secretary and president of...

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John Francis Adams '50

John Adams died Nov. 29, 1997, at the Tucson [Ariz.] Medical Center from complications resulting from a head injury. He was 70.John prepared at the Catalina Island Boys...

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Pete Adams Jr. '57

Pete Adams died tragically Aug. 25, 2007, while flying his ultralight plane, a sport he recently had begun. At Princeton he majored in biology, played hockey, tennis,...

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Ralph N. Adams *53

Chemistry, Nov. 28, 2002

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Robert Edward Adams '36

BOB DIED MAY 8, 1993, in Sudbury, Mass., many years after suffering a severe stroke. He graduated from Central H.S. in Scranton, Penn. At Princeton, he majored in...

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Warren Sanford Adams '30

Warren died April 25, 2004. He was 93.At Princeton Warren won the War Memorial Scholarship all four years. He won letters in football and played on the hockey team, of...

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Willam Alexander Adams '39

Bill died of pulmonary edema March 20, 2007, at Northridge Hospital in Northridge, Calif. A physics major, Bill did postgraduate work in guided-missile and digital...

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William Bernard Adams '49

Bill died July 25, 2003. He was 81.Bill prepared for Princeton at Danville [Pa.] High School and served in the Army Field Artillery from 1941-45 in the European theater,...

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William Vroom Adams '49

BILL "ACE" ADAMS passed away Jan. 23, 1991, of advanced arterial disease.Bill was born in N.Y.C. Nov. 8, 1927, and grew up in Ridgewood, NJ. He prepared for college at...

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Robert George Adamson '37 *38

Bob died Sept. 24, 2001, from complications of diabetes, at home in Haverford, Pa. He prepared at Germantown HS and graduated magna cum laude in electrical engineering;...

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John H. Adee '62

John Adee died March 20, 2012, of cardiopulmonary failure in Philadelphia. He was looking forward to attending our 50th reunion. John came to Princeton from West...

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Howard Adelson *52

Howard Adelson died Dec. 5, 2003; he was 78.Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., he graduated from NYU in 1945 and joined the Army as a lieutenant in the Pacific theater. After the...

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Bruce Adkinson *48

Bruce Adkinson, a retired associate professor of political science at Hofstra University, died June 17, 2012, at the age of 89. Adkinson graduated from Pomona...

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Howard Adler '47

Howie joined us in 1943 as a premed V-12er. During World War II and the Korean conflict he served as a seagoing physician. He returned to Princeton in 1946, married...

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Morton William Adler '48

Bill, a pioneer in the cable television industry, was born in Weston, W.Va., and died there Nov. 1, 2002. At Princeton, Bill majored in economics and belonged to Tower....

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Thomas C. Adler '26

TOM ADLER, lifelong resident of Cincinnati, died June 24, 1993, at Scarlet Oaks Nursing Home in Clifton, Ohio, after a long illness. Following graduation from Princeton,...

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Arthur M. Adlerstein *58

Psychology, April 21, 2004

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Robert C. Agee '54

Robert Agee died of lung cancer at his home in Bronxville, N.Y., on Jan. 30, 2002. Bob prepared for Princeton at Andover. He was editor and chair of the Nassau Lit, a...

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William Floyd Agee '48

Bill Agee died at home in Huntington, W.Va., Oct. 10, 1996, after a long bout with cancer.A lifelong resident of Huntington, Bill joined us by way of Kentucky Military...

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John Cornwell Ages '36

BALDY DIED Oct. 12, 1991, at 78. He had a brother Stephen '33 and a brotherinlaw Marshall Sprague '30.He prepared at Episcopal High School, Alexandria, Va. At Princeton...

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Andrew Gifford Agnew II '33

Giff died Nov. 12, 1996, at Greenwich Hospital in Greenwich, Conn., after a prolonged illness.He grew up in NYC and came to college from Hotchkiss. He came from a family...

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Charles Dutilh Agnew '38

Charlie died at his home in Wilton, Conn., Dec. 10, 2002, after a long illness.He was born in NYC, which his father, George B. Agnew, represented as a New York state...

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Cornelius Rea Agnew Jr. '27

Rea died on Sept. 25, 1989, and was honored by a memorial service at Round Hill Community Church in Greenwich, Conn., the hometown he loved.Although he starred in...

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Donald Agnew '28

Donald Agnew died at his home on Jupiter Island in Hobe Sound, Fla., on Mar. 10, 1999. After Princeton he attended Harvard Law School, receiving his degree in 1931. On...

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George B. Agnew Jr. '32

George, of Vero Beach, Fla., a former longtime resident of Greenwich, Conn., died Jan. 13, 2003. He was 93. He died of heart disease.George graduated from the Haverford...

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Hugh Wilmer Agricola Jr. '41

After a long bout with Alzheimer's disease, Hugh died Sept. 6, .A graduate of Woodberry Forest School, he was a member of Quadrangle Club at Princeton, but left after...

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Eduardo Norman Aguirre '49

Eddie died Jan. 23, 2004, of pneumonia at M. D. Anderson Hospital, in Houston, Tex., where he underwent a bone marrow transplant for lymphoma six years ago. Regrettably,...

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James Angus J. Aia '41

"Scotty" Angus lost a year's brave fight with cancer and died in his Janesville, Wis., home Jan, 28, 1996. He had been southern Wisconsin's leading architect.At...

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W. Michael Aicher '32

Mike Aicher died Sept. 1, 1998, in his hometown of Tucson, Ariz. He had a varied career, working during the depression years on Wall Street, then joining the staff of...

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Hugh Thames Aiken '88

Hugh Aiken took his own life June 29, 1995, in Nashville. He had recently moved there with his wife, Jill, to begin his medical residency at Vanderbilt Univ....

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W. Eric Aiken '57

Eric died Oct. 1, 1997. Princeton only recently learned of his death since he had lost connection with the University after leaving. He earned a bachelor’s in...

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Stephen Ailes '33

Our illustrious classmate Stephen Ailes died on June 30, 2001, following several strokes at his home in Bethesda, Md. He was 89.Steve was born in West Virginia and after...

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John W. Aitken '27

JOHN "JACK" AITKEN DIED Oct. 22, 1993. Jack came to us from St. Paul's School. He captained our freshman crew, rowed varsity crew, and played freshman hockey. He was...

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John Nelson Albro '35

John Albro died on Apr. 15, 1989, of a heart attack while hosting a cocktail party. He had suffered a heart attack in May 1984. Johnny joined the Army in 1942, switched...

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Carlos Coolidge Alden Jr. '34

COOL ALDEN, whose WWII exploits as a flight surgeon and deeds of daring behind enemy lines brought him recognition as "the most gallant combat surgeon of them all," died...

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Bradbury C. Alder '30

BRAD ALDER died Mar. 24, 1992, at the Cleveland Clinic, after several months of illness.Brad came to Princeton from Exeter Academy but left in Feb. 1929. He spent five...

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Donald G. Aldrich '31

WORD HAS ONLY recently been received of the death of our classmate, Donald G. Aldrich, in Dec. 1989. Don came to Princeton from East Orange High School, and was on the...

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Gerard T. Aldrich Jr. '57

Jerry Aldrich died Mar. 29, 1999, in his sleep, of heart failure. Several years ago he had had a triple bypass.At Princeton, Jerry majored in aeronautical engineering...

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Walter V. Aldridge '26

WALT ALDRIDGE died at his home in Springfield, N.J., Sept. 13, 1993, a cancer victim. Walt came to Princeton from Kent School with his brother, Duncan, and soon found...

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Suzanne Alele '85

OUR CLASSMATE Suzanne died on June 23, 1990, at the National Institutes of Health in Washington, D.C., after courageous fight with cancer.Suzanne was born in Nigeria,...

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Charles H. Alexander Jr. '69

Word just recently reached us of the Sept. 1, 2002, death of Charles H. “Chip” Alexander Jr. Chip drowned while swimming in rough surf off Virginia Beach, Va. Born in...

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John R. Alexander '41

John died Dec. 29, 2008. He prepared for Princeton at Western Reserve Academy and Hotchkiss. At Princeton his major was history and he graduated with honors. He was on...

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Kirk D. Alexander '72 *75

Kirk Alexander died peacefully with his family by his side at home in Davis, Calif., Oct. 1, 2013, after a four-year battle with cancer. He was 63. A Denver native,...

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Caldwell Alexander '42

Caldwell Alexander died June 10, 2009, in Southampton, N.Y.   Cal prepared at Bronxville (N.Y.) High School. At Princeton he was on the board of the Nassau Lit, and a...

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Chalmers W. Alexander '32

A leading citizen of his lifelong hometown of Jackson, Miss., Alex died June 29, 1996, of heart failure at the Willard Bond Home.After obtaining his law degree from...

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Dorsey Alexander '37

Dorsey Alexander died Jan. 18, 2009, in Mendocino, Calif.   He was born in Clarksburg, W.Va., and attended the Calvert and Gilman schools in Baltimore. At Princeton he...

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F. Knight Alexander '57

Knight died Feb. 14, 2013, in Massachusetts. At Princeton, he majored in the Special Program in European Civilization, in the French sections, and joined Quadrangle...

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Henry Aaron Alexander Jr. '45

Alex died July 6, 2005. He entered Princeton with a large contingent from Lawrenceville and as a resident of Atlanta, Ga. At Princeton he joined Campus Club, and was a...

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Henry R. Alexander *52

Henry Alexander, who had been a staff engineer with Raytheon Corp. for 47 years, died March 16, 2012, at home after a brief battle with cancer. He was 86. Alexander...

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Irving E. Alexander *49

Irving E. Alexander, an emeritus professor of psychology at Duke University, died Jan. 3, 2007, of a heart attack. He was 84. At Duke, Alexander served 11...

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John Deaver Alexander '45

Deaver died in San Antonio on July 10, 2001, after a long illness.He entered Princeton St. George's, joined Colonial Club, and in 1947 received a medical degree...

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John Forsyth Alexander '38

When Cy Alexander died Sept. 29, 1996, he and his wife Betty, who predeceased him, had been residents of Cathedral Village, a Philadelphia retirement home, for some...

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Raymond Alexander '60

IT IS HARD to accept that Ray has left us. He died Feb. 23, 1992, after a three-and-a-half-year battle with cancer. In January 1991, after surgery to remove...

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Richard Augustine Alexander '28

DICK ALFXANDER died June 15, 1992, in California. He was brought up in Baltimore and went to Gilman School. At Princeton, he was on the staff of the TIGER magazine, and...

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Robert H. Alexander '50

Bob died Feb. 26, 2006, in Columbus, Ohio, where he lived with Frances, his wife of 52 years.Bob came to Princeton from the John Burroughs School in St. Louis. He...

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Robert S. Alexander *42

Robert S. Alexander, professor emeritus at Albany (N.Y.) Medical College, died Nov. 11, 2008, of cancer. He was 91. Alexander received bachelor’s and master’s degrees...

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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,...

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William Alanson Alexander Jr. '28

ALEX DIED July 10, 1991, in Montclair, N.J. He went to Newark Academy. At Princeton he majored in economics, with considerable additional study of architecture, was a...

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William Brown Alexander V '41

Bill died Feb. 5, 2009, after a long illness.   He came to Princeton from the Sidwell Friends School in Washington, D.C. At Princeton, Bill majored in chemical...

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Robert Henry Alford '36

BOB DIED Sept. 17, 1990. He was born Oct. 23, 1914, in Chicago.He prepared at the Kiski and McBurney Schools. At Princeton he majored in politics and was a member of...

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John S. Algeo Jr. '35

JOHN ALGEO DIED of lung cancer at his home in Syracuse, N.Y., on July 9, 1993. He was one of our Mercersburg Academy contingent. At Princeton, he majored in economics...

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Diane E. Alington-Leaf '73

(Following is an expanded version of the memorial published in the print edition of PAW.) Diane E. Alington-Leaf died Jan. 4, 2008, at home in Princeton after a long...

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Henry William Allboff Jr. '48

HANK ALLHOFF died in St. Ann, Mo., Aug. 14, 1991, after a long and debilitating illness that had cut short a promising career as a mechanical engineer.Hank came to us by...

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H. Edward Alleman Jr. '46

Ted was born in Pennsylvania and died in Tuxedo Park, N.Y., on May 11, 2000, of a stroke and Parkinson's disease.Coming from Pennsylvania Military Academy, he served two...

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Alan Wallace Allen '52

Alan, of Salem, S.C., died May 19, 2006. He entered Princeton from Oak Park Township (Ill.) High School, majored in history, and belonged to Tower Club. After...

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Albert Leroy Allen Jr. '42

Albert Allen died July 20, 2009.   Albert was a native of Harrisburg, Pa., where he was born in 1920. He attended the Harrisburg Academy and Mercersburg. After his...

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Christopher Allen '59

Artist, writer, and linguist Chris Allen died of causes related to a peptic ulcer in NYC on July 1, 1996.Chris was born in Peiping, China, to Betty Smith Allen and...

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David Fulton Allen '52

Dave died March 24, 2004, in his Chicago home, of complications from emphysema. Our BOH cites Dave as our class's first standout — by virtue of his election to the...

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Dean A. Allen '47

Dean's life was grounded in his deep-seated values and marked by energetic, voluntary participation in many social and political causes.In 1944 the Navy sent him to...

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Diogenes Allen *55

Diogenes Allen, the Stuart Professor of Philosophy emeritus at Princeton Theological Seminary, died Jan. 13, 2013. He was 80. Allen earned a bachelor’s degree...

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Duff S. Allen Jr. '49

Duff Allen died Oct. 20, 2009, at the age of 80.   He prepared for Princeton at John Burroughs School in St. Louis. At Princeton he majored in chemistry. Duff was a...

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Everett Tomlinson Allen '42

Ev died Dec. 3, 2000, at Evanston [Ill.] Hospital, after a long period of failing health. His business career was devoted mostly to print sales in magazines, newspapers,...

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Francis Olcoft Allen IV '32

SIX YEARS AGO Frank suffered a crippling stroke, which left him disabled and speechless; he finally died Dec. 26, 1991. This was a tragic end to a distinguished career...

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Frederic B. Allen '48

Fred Allen, who enjoyed life to the fullest, died July 26, 2010. He was 86. Fred joined us by way of St. James School in Hagerstown, Md., where he later served...

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Heath Ledward Allen '48

A native of Harrisburg, Pa., and a lifelong area resident, Heath died July 29, 2008, at his Camp Hill home, surrounded by his family. Heath prepared for Princeton at...

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Herrick Kidder Allen '39

KIDDER DIED Jan. 14, 1990, after a long illness. In spite of deteriorating health last year, he was determined to be with us for our 50th, and with the help of his...

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Ivan Allen III '60

IVAN ALLEN died in Franklin, Ga., on Sun., May 17, 1992. He was 53. Ivan was president of the Ivan Allen Co., and was an exceptionally distinguished community leader,...

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James Gregg Allen '53

Jim Allen, who left in 1951 to spend two years in the Army and returned and graduated in 1955, died in Pinellas Park, Fla., June 28, 1999, after an extended illness. We...

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John Merrithew Allen '34

Jack Allen, a prominent resident of Searsport, Maine, for some 20 years after his retirement, died in his sleep May 19, 1999, after a long illness. In Searsport, the...

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Langdon Cheves Allen '38

Lang died July 25, 2001. His home for more than 50 years was in Haverford, Pa. He was the son of Francis O. Allen Jr. MD 1896, and had Princeton forebears from 1873...

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Nicholas Eugene Allen '29

NICK DIED Nov. 22, 1993. He prepared for college at Atlanta Technological H.S. At Princeton, he played in the university orchestra and the band. He received a law degree...

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Robert C. A. Allen '47

Bob died Aug. 5 at home in Pembroke, Mass., after a long battle with lung cancer. He was born in 1922 in Somerville, Mass., and was a graduate of Somerville H.S.During...

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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...

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Warren L. Allen '42

Warren Allen, businessman and community leader, died in Seaford, Del., Nov. 14, 2010. With the exception of his Army service, he lived in Seaford for his entire life....

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Rodney Goddard Aller '38

Rod died unexpectedly of pneumonia following a brief illness March 21, 2005, at Sharon (Conn.) Hospital.The iron man of the class, he was probably the country's...

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Rayford Wardlaw Alley Jr. '41

Chico died June 22, 2009, in Santa Fe, N.M.   He came to Princeton from Phillips Exeter Academy and majored in modern languages. He roomed with Rod McAlpin and joined...

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William E. Allison Jr. '53

During the unsettled times of our underclass years, some members left because of academic or disciplinary reasons. Others joined the armed forces because of the Korean...

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Frederick Abels Allner Jr. '46

Fred died Dec. 27, 2003, of pneumonia in Washington, D.C., where he had lived since retiring from a 32-year career with the CIA.A native of Baltimore, he entered...

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Joseph Evans Alloway '52

Evans came to the class from Lawrenceville, majored in English, joined Cloister Inn, roomed with Jack Currier, and graduated after a timeout in the Army. Evans earned a...

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Richard Keith Alloway '40

LINCOLN, NEB., RESIDENT Dick Alloway died Dec. 6, 1991, from diabetes and congestive heart failure. In 1942 fie wed Elizabeth Osborne in the Princeton University Chapel....

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Dennis Alan Allred *68

DENNIS ALAN ALLRED, at the age of 45, died Feb. 23, 1990. He was born on July 23, 1944, in the Chicago suburb of Melrose Park. He pursued his undergraduate education at...

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Thomas Allsopp '39

Tom died Sept. 13, 2001, in Mashpee, Mass. A malignant brain tumor had been discovered in June, but he was back home recovering when he was suddenly hospitalized for...

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Frederick Thompson James Allsup '39

FRED DIED of heart failure Feb. 24, 1993, only three months after the death of his wife, Margaret. In retirement, they lived in Hamburg, NJ., where Fred made himself...

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Henry G. Allyn Jr. '43

A railroad man for 35 years, Hank died Dec. 10, 2006, at his home in Sewickley Heights, Pa. He was 86. Born in Philadelphia, he prepped at Lawrenceville. At...

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David Wright Almgren '57

David Almgren died Sept. 28, 2009, following heart surgery.   Dave graduated from Princeton High School, where he participated in the band and orchestra, served as...

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Frederick J. Almgren Jr. '55

Fred was so alive to life that his death on Feb. 5, 1997, came as a shock. He died of pneumonia following a bone marrow transplant for myelodysplasia.The 10th recipient...

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George Robert Almond '49

Bob Almond died Feb. 21, 1996, in Columbus, Ohio, following surgery.Bob prepared at Hill School and, before college, served in the Army Air Force. At Princeton, he...

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Peter Schuyler Alsop '58

Peter died of cancer on Mar. 29, 2001, in NYC. He entered Princeton from South Kent. He majored in religion and belonged to Tower Club and Orange Key. In 1957 and 1958...

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William Van B. Alstyne Jr. '27

William B. "Bill" Van Alstyne Jr. died Dec. 15, 1997, in a nursing home in Walpole, Mass. He had lived for many years in Cornwall Bridge, Conn.He prepared at Hotchkiss,...

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William Van Beekman Alstyne III '55

BILL DIED after a heart attack on Feb. 18, 1991.Bill came to our Class after graduating from Phillips Academy Andover. While there he was active in hockey (voted most...

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George Elias Alter Jr. '38

George Elias Alter Jr. died May 10, 2007, in Shepherdstown, W.Va. Born Feb. 9, 1916, in Springdale, Pa., he spent his childhood in Pittsburgh, where he attended Arnold...

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Irwin M. Alterman '62

Irwin died March 4, 2013, in West Bloomfield, Mich. Born in Vineland, N.J., he graduated from Vineland High School. At Princeton he was active in The Daily...

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Riner Gaither Altizer '38

Riner "Bud" Altizer died July 5, 1996, in Eureka, Calif., where he had lived for some years in health he described as "not too good."Bud came to Princeton from Woodberry...

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Robert Loewi Altman '38

Bob died Feb. 4, 2006, in Amherst, N.Y., a suburb of Buffalo, where he attended the Nichols School. At Princeton he earned a bachelor's in history and was a member of...

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Ronald Ulrich Altmayer '52

Ron died Aug. 8, 2005, after a long illness.He entered Princeton with Class of 1950 and roomed with Ray Fredrick Jr. '48. Interrupting his education to serve with...

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Eric D. Altree Jr. '54

Eric Altree died Nov. 5, 2010, after a long and courageous battle with cancer.   Born in Pittsburgh, he graduated from South Hills High School. At Princeton, he was a...

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Twyla Sarfaty Alvarez '86

Twyla died June 10, 2008, after an extended illness.   She came to Princeton from Oklahoma City, was a member of Colonial Club, and majored in psychology, discovering...

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Hubert Alyea '24 *28

Hubert Newcombe Alyea, a professor emeritus of chemistry at Princeton, died in Hightstown, N.J., Oct. 19, 1996. He was 93.While at Princeton, Hubert played cello for the...

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David M. Amberg '41

DAVE DIED in Grand Rapids, Mich., the city of his birth, on May 6, 1992. Although he had been in failing health for several years, he continued to display and enjoy his...

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James Burns Amberson '43

Burns, who retired 20 years ago from private practice as a psychiatrist in Springfield, Mass., died Nov. 23, 2009, at Norwalk (Conn.) Hospital. He was 89. After...

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Francis Andrew Ambrose '39

Frank died Oct. 10, 2006, at his home in Lincoln Park, N.J. After graduating from Temple University Medical School, Frank settled in Paterson, N.J. He served as a...

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Robert B. Ambrose '53

Bob Ambrose died Sept. 17 at Hilton Head Island, S.C., where he and his wife, Natalie, had moved after his distinguished medical career. Bob prepared at Newark Academy....

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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...

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Aloysius L.K. Amenuvor '72

Aloysius Lotsu Kwaku (or “Quarcoo”) Amenuvor of Edison, N.J., died Feb. 8, 2012, at Robert Wood Johnson Memorial Hospital in New Brunswick after a sudden illness. He...

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Ardee Ames '54

ArDee Ames died Feb. 21, 2010. Born in Dayton, Ohio, he graduated from the Loomis School. He was an English major and was married in his senior year at Princeton. He...

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John Dawes Ames Jr. '52

Following a brief illness, John Ames died Jan. 22, 1998, at the Evanston Hospital. His memorial service was held in the Episcopal Church of St. James the Less, in...

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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...

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Lewis Ames '34

Lew Ames, it has just been learned, died Nov. 1, 1997. Not long before that, his wife, Gary McKenzie Ames, notified the class, "It is very sad. Lew has Alzheimer's. He...

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Longstreet Ames '31

Longstreet Ames died at his home in Austin, Tex., on Oct. 4, 1997, a victim of emphysema. He was 88.After graduation, Long went to work for the Texas Co., where he...

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David Lowndes Amory '55

David died in his sleep after a long illness on June 12, 2001, in Lake Bluff, Ill. Born in Boston, he prepared for Princeton at Middlesex School. He majored in politics,...

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Anthony K. Amos *66

Anthony K. Amos, emeritus professor of aerospace engineering at Pennsylvania State University, died suddenly Dec. 18, 2006, in his native Ghana. He was 72. Amos...

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James Murray Anderegg '51

JIM DIED Oct. 911990. For 27 years he had lived with and fought multiple sclerosis.His painting, "Late Fall Practice," which he produced as a sophomore, made him famous...

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Bjorn Andreas Andersen '50

B. J. ANDERSEN DIED at his home in Acworth, Ga., Aug. 19, 1991, three years after the death of his beloved Jeane. B. J. had dated Jeane throughout college, and they were...

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Kai Christian Andersen '49

K. C. died on Feb. 23, 2001, at his home in Rahway, N.J. He was 78.He came to Princeton after service as a captain and flight instructor during WWII. He left after two...

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Orville J. Anderson '50

Jack died July 15, 2008, in Cambridge, Mass., near his home in Needham.   Jack came to Princeton from Lincoln High in Seattle. He graduated with high honors in the...

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Adrian Anderson '52

Andy died April 9, 2008, in Tullahoma, Tenn. He was 82. Born and raised in Belfast, Ireland, he apprenticed with an aeronautical-engineering firm there. After completing...

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Charles Brown Anderson '40

Chiz died Aug. 17, 2003. Thirteen honorary pallbearers for this former class officer and lifelong supporter of Princeton included Bob Marshall, Ray Schweizer, Harry...

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Charles J. Anderson Jr. '54

Charles Anderson of Middletown, N.J., died peacefully Sept. 5, 2010, surrounded by his family at Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, N.J.   Born in Princeton,...

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Charles L.R. Anderson '51

Andy was born Jan. 7, 1929, in Reisterstown, Md., son of Mabel Hobbs and Charles R. Anderson. A graduate of the McDonogh School in Owings Mills, Md., he was in the ...

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David John Anderson Jr. '60

DAVID ANDERSON took his life during the fall of 1985. Dave was born March 18, 1938, in Homestead, Penn., and prepared for Princeton at Turtle Creek H.S. At Princeton...

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Edmund Gilmour Anderson Jr. '34

Ned died May 7, 2002, just 12 days before his 89th birthday, of continued complications following two strokes in 2000.During WWII, Ned had a distinguished career in the...

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Elliott M. Anderson Jr. '49

Elliott died Oct. 31, 2005.   He served in the Army Signal Corps in Italy during World War II. He left Princeton after one year and transferred to Rutgers, where he...

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Frederick B. Anderson Jr. *87

Woodrow Wilson School, Feb 24, 2004.

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James Anderson Jr. '41

Jim, a lawyer, security analyst, and one of Houston's leading citizens, died at home June 3, 1995.Born in Shreveport, La., Jim attended the Los Alamos Ranch School. He...

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John A. Anderson '50

John died peacefully May 2, 2011, at his home in Terrace Park, Ohio. He was born in Evanston, Ill., and graduated from nearby New Trier High Schol. At Princeton, he...

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John Franklin Anderson '37

John died Feb. 4, 2005. He was 91.He was born in Akron, Ohio, Sept. 25, 1913. He attended Western Reserve Academy, Asheville (N.C.) School, George Washington University,...

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Larz Ferguson Anderson II '81

LARZ ANDERSON died at his home in N.Y.C. on Aug. 25, 1992, after a long battle with AIDS. Larz will be remembered by his many friends for the depth of his kindness and...

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Lawrence L. Anderson Jr. '52

Larry died April 20, 2008, in Hilton Head, S.C. He was born in Mexico and raised there and on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. Larry graduated from Kent School, where he...

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Melvin Arvid Anderson Jr. '42

Mel Anderson died Nov. 24, 2009. With his death the class lost one of its outstanding scholars. Mel was a true Californian. He was born in Oakland and attended...

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Michael H. Anderson '57

Mike died March 20, 2008, from pneumonia and complications of stroke.   He joined Charter Club and majored in modern languages. He left Princeton in his senior year...

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Michael H. Anderson '57

Mike died March 20, 2008. At Princeton, he majored in modern languages, joined Charter Club, and roomed with Jim Churchill his senior year. He was active in...

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Robert Earle Anderson Jr. '38

Bob died in Destin, Fla., on Apr. 4, 2001, after a long illness. He came to Princeton from Exeter and after Princeton graduated from Yale Law School.In WWII he served on...

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Robert W. Anderson *59

Politics, Jan. 17, 1998

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Robin Anderson '39

Robin died May 12, 2002, in Newbury, Ohio.After graduating from Harvard Medical School in 1943, he joined the Army and served as plastic surgeon. Honorably discharged...

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Taliaferro Anderson '41

NEITHER PRINCETON nor the Class had known the whereabouts of Taliaferro Anderson for many years. Knowing that he had been in the Woodberry Forest school's Class of 1936,...

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Martin F. Andic *67

Philosophy, March 2005

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Robert S. Andre Jr. '76

BOB DIED unexpectedly Apr. 23, 1990, while recovering from surgery. The cause was a split aorta resulting from Marfan's Syndrome, a genetically inherited condition most...

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Archie Moulton Andrews Jr. '41

Archie died Jan. 3, 2010, after suffering from Alzheimer’s. A graduate of Phillips Academy, Andover, he took a postgraduate year at the Rugby School in England. At...

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Arthur Glenn Andrews '31

Glenn Andrews, the oldest living former member of Congress, died Sept. 25, 2008, in his native Anniston, Ala., just short of his 100th birthday.   Glenn came to...

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Dwight Finch Andrews '34

Dwight "Spike" Andrews died July 24, 2006. He was a devoted Princetonian and enthusiastic class member who had a varied business career until he settled on real estate...

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Frank Baker Andrews Jr. '52

Frank Andrews died Aug. 8, 2006, in San Juan Capistrano, Calif., after a battle with throat cancer. His memorial service was in St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Laguna...

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George B. Andrews '40

George died May 29, 2007, at Wilson N. Jones Medical Center in Sherman, Texas. He prepared at Paul’s School in Concord, N.H. At Princeton, he was known as “Digger”...

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George Roberts Andrews '53

George, who was born in Havana, the son of American diplomats, and was fortunate to have an international upbringing in Japan, Panama, Norway, Canada, England, Chile,...

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George William Andrews '46

After a long battle with Parkinson's disease, George died Aug. 1, 1999, in St. Louis, Mo., his home since birth.There he attended John Burroughs School before entering...

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Hale E. Andrews '50

Hale died Dec. 7, 2009, at his home in Berkley Springs, W. Va. He graduated as valedictorian from Mercersburg Academy and served a year in the Navy before entering...

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Henry P. Andrews '27

PIPER DIED Jan. 16, 1991, after many years of residence in Cincinnati. He retired in 1973, as a V.P., after serving since 1946, from the investment counseling firm of...

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Henry P. Andrews '27

Henry P. "Chips" "Piper" Andrews died July 18, 1997, at Christ Hospital in Cincinnati of congestive heart failure.Chips came to us from Gilman along with many other...

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Henry Piper Andrews Jr. '70

PIPER ANDREWS DIED QUIETLY in Mount Sinai Medical Center in Manhattan earlier this year, after a prolonged a valiant battle with cancer.His entry in our 20th reunion...

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Mark Edwin Andrews '27

ED'S DEATH on Aug. 22, 1992, closed one of the busiest and most influential careers in the Class of 1927 and in Houston. For many years it included following his...

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Mason Cooke Andrews '40

“Norfolk’s Visionary” was the front-page banner headline in the Virginian-Pilot’s Oct. 14, 2006, story about Mace. “Waterside, Town Point Park, Nauticus, MacArthur...

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Nicholas G. Andrews '46

Nicholas Andrews died Aug. 27, 2010, in his home in Newport Beach, Calif. His wife of 64 years, Dana Romalo Andrews, was at his side. Nick spent his childhood in...

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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...

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William Cooke Andrews '46

Bill entered Princeton in 1942 from Woodberry Forest School.   He was a premed student in the Navy V-12 program and was accepted to Johns Hopkins School of Medicine at...

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William Johns Andrews '42

Bill died May 2, 2001, of melanoma at Layhill Center in Silver Spring, Md. A CIA researcher, he retired in 1981.Coming to Princeton from Knoxville [Tenn.] H.S., Bill...

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Peter Andru *58

Civil Engineering, June 9, 2005

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Colebert Leroy Andrus '37

Colby (or Andy or Roy as we called him) Andrus died Oct. 6, 1996, crippled by asthma. He married his wife, Jane, in 1940 and leaves sons Colby Jr. and James, daughter...

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Frank David Anger '61

Frank died July 8, 2004, in an auto accident in which his wife, Rita, was badly injured.Born and raised in suburban Chicago, he entered Princeton from Glynbard High...

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Newton D. Angier '47

Many of us will remember Newt for his engaging smile, effervescent humor, and witty discourse delivered in a courtly Southern accent. A patriotic “Tar Heel,” he was...

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John Edward Angst '40

Johnny Angst died Aug. 13, 1998, in Delray Beach, Fla. He grew up in Wisconsin and attended Lake Forest Academy. At Princeton he majored in economics, played JV...

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Hume Opie Annan Jr. '48

Hume Annan died of cancer May 7, 2004.He was a graduate of Alleghany High School in Cumberland, Md., and of Episcopal High School, in Alexandria, Va. He served in the...

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Peter R. Anstruther '31

WITH THE death on Feb. 21, 1992, of Peter Anstruthcr, the class has lost a member who followed a number of interesting careers, and who was well known to 1931 football...

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Melvin Paul Antell '49

Mel died Nov. 12, 2007, after a sudden flare-up of the lymphoma he had battled successfully for years. He was 82. He prepared for Princeton at Hillside...

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David Forsyth Anthony '42

Dave died Sept. 26, 2000, at Lynchburg [Va.] General Hospital following a heart attack. After a long and distinguished career in education, Dave retired in 1987 as...

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James I. Anthony '46

Jim died July 23, 2004, of prostate cancer in Atlanta, Ga.Since 1982 Jim Marty, his wife of 52 years, had lived in Vero Beach, Fla., where he enjoyed golf, tennis...

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Robert W. Anthony Jr. '37

BOB ANTHONY died July 24, 1990 of a sudden pulmonary embolism, leaving his widow, Nancy; son, Robert Wolcott (Cornell '64); and daughters, Anne Burnett and Deborah...

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Thomas J. Anton *61

Thomas J. Anton, professor emeritus of political science and former dean of the faculty at Brown University, died June 6, 2006. He was 71. Anton graduated magna cum...

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Carlos G. Anzaldua '79

Carlos Anzaldua died April 20, 2012, in McAllen, Texas, after a long illness. He was 56. The son of José and Criselda Anzaldua, Carlos attended Phillips Academy...

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Henry Aplington II '39

Maj died Sept. 8, 2002, in a Portland, Maine, hospital. At Princeton he was active in the ROTC program, an experience that led him to join the marines. There he served...

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Frank App Jr. '48

Frank died in Houston June 8, 2003. He was 75. He was born and grew up on the family farm near Bridgeton, N.J. His ancestors built the Happy Hill farmhouse in 1860 and...

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Ira Miles Appel '24

IRA APPEL died in Tucson May 1, 1990. He prepared at the Princeton Prep. He left Princeton in 1921 to engage in business. Ira was associated with the Farmers' Deposit...

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John Carey Appel '38

When Jack died last July 15, his family held what his son Steve called "A celebration of a long and happy life lived to the fullest."Jack came to Princeton from Exeter....

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Jacques Appelmans *49

Economics, Jan. 23, 2005

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Arthur Aloysius Appert Jr. '45

Art Appert died June 17, 2002, but the class did not learn of his death until this year. Art entered Princeton from Canterbury School and joined Dial Lodge. His military...

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R. W. Apple Jr. '57

“Johnny” Apple died of thoracic cancer Oct. 4, 2006. He came to Princeton from Western Reserve Academy in Hudson, Ohio. At Princeton he was chairman of the Daily...

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A. Lowrie Applegate '37

Friendly, cheerful investment banker, and lifelong resident of Sewickley, Pa., Lowrie Applegate died Sept. 19, 1998. His wife of 53 years, Betty Ann, died earlier this...

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Joseph J. H. Applegate '39

WHILE DRIVING home to Pennington after a visit to Atlantic City in late July, Joe suffered a stroke. He was taken back to Atlantic City Medical Center, where he died...

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Robert S. Applegate '53

Bob, or “Oz” as he was fondly called, arrived at Princeton with the large contingent from Lawrenceville and died peacefully of Alzheimer’s disease June 29, 2013, in...

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David E. Appleton '59

Dave died March 29, 2010, in Grosse Pointe Woods, Mich. Born and raised in Denver, Dave came to Princeton from Denver’s East High School. He majored in chemical...

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David E. Apter *54

David Apter, retired Henry J. Heinz II Professor emeritus in Department of Political Science at Yale, died May 4, 2010, of cancer. He was 85. Apter was in...

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Dariush Arasteh '80

Dariush died Feb. 3, 2012, after living with neuroendocrine cancer for nearly a decade. Born in Ann Arbor, Mich., Dariush grew up in Bethesda, Md. At age 9, he lived for...

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Harold W. Arberg Sr. '40

Bud died of pneumonia Aug. 4, 2009, at Virginia Hospital Center in Arlington.   Yick Kuwayama, who attended the funeral, reported, “It was quite a service, run by his...

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Carlos Ignacio Arcaya '42

Belatedly the class learned that Carlos died May 21, 2002, in Caracas, Venezuela.Carlos left us in our sophomore year to return to Caracas. Since then he practically...

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John K. Archambault '60

John died peacefully Oct. 21, 2009, with his children, Patrick and Caroline, by his bedside.   Born in Montreal to Katherine Kenehan Choquette and Bernard Archambault,...

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John Dana Archbold '34

JOHN ARCHBOLD, who in 1979 donated a 950acre tract of rainforest on the Carribbean island of Dominica to The Nature Conservancy and who subsequently became a member of...

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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,...

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Evan Chandlee Archer '34

Chan Archer, who had lived at the Kendal at Hanover [N.H.] retirement community since 1991, died Jan. 10, 2004.A retired executive vice president of the Philadelphia...

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Shreve Maclaren Archer Jr. '45

Bud died Jan. 9, 2004, at his home in Paradise Valley, Ariz.Bud entered Princeton from Exeter and joined Elm Club. He captained the gym team. His Princeton education...

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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...

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Donald Charles Archibald *30

Physics, Jan. 18, 2000

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David Esden Archie '50

Dave Archie died Jan. 6, 1997, at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines of a respiratory ailment. He was 71.He graduated from Shenandoah H.S. and Phillips Exeter...

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Donald Eugene Ardis '53

Sadly, we report the death of our friend Don in Greensboro, N.C., Aug. 12, 1995. The son of Rev. Edward J. Ardis '26 and Grace A. Souder, Don was born in Mechanicsburg,...

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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 ...

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Drew C. Arena '69

Surrounded by family, Drew died Aug. 18, 2010.   A native of Paterson, N.J., he prepared at La Salle Academy. A history major, Drew was business manager of Triangle...

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John Edward Arens '34

Johnny, who retired in 1991 from Coupon Clearing Service in Costa Mesa, Calif., died Apr. 27, 2002, following triple-bypass surgery.In addition to his business, which he...

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Harold J.H. Arensmeyer Jr. '52

Hal died Sept. 22, 2009.   He came to Princeton from St. Louis, played 150-pound football, joined Key and Seal, and graduated from the Woodrow Wilson School. He...

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John Glasson Areson '40

Jack died Oct. 21, 2003, after surviving a stroke two years earlier.He was born and raised in Montclair, N.J., and attended Montclair State College HS before moving on...

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James S. Armentrout Jr. '35 *38

JIM ARMENTROUT DIED at home after a brief illness Aug. 13, 1993. He passed away quickly, after having spent time with his family, in familiar surroundings, His wife of...

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Samuel G. Armistead '50 *55

Sam, one of the world’s leading scholars of Spanish literature and language, died Aug. 7, 2013, at his California home. He grew up in the Philadelphia area and...

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James David Armitage '48

Jim died Jan. 8, 2005, in Boulder, Colo., while being cared for by his children.Jim came to us from Lawrenceville, was in Quadrangle, and graduated with an AB in...

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John L. Armitage '38

John Armitage died May 14, 2013, in Middletown, Conn., at the age of 96. Army prepared for Princeton at the Lawrenceville School. While at Princeton he met Karen Marie...

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Thomas Watson Armitage '29

TOM DIED Apr. 13, 1990. He had prepared for college at Buckley and Hotchkiss. At Princeton he was an ardent oarsman, rowing with the freshman, 150pound, and varsity...

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Andrew Watson Armour III '33

BUTCH ARMOUR died Dec. 27, 1991, in Lake Forest, 111. A memorial service was held on Dec. 30 at the Church of the Holy Spirit.Butch was born Oct. 22, 1908, in Chicago,...

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Laurance Hearne Armour Jr. '45

Larry died at his home in Pierce, Texas, Feb. 17, 2004.Larry entered Princeton from Hotchkiss, and joined Triangle, Whig-Clio, and Charter Club. His Princeton education...

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George Warren Arms '33

WARREN ARMS died on New Year's Day, 1992, in Albuquerque. A memorial service was held on Jan. 'in the chapel of the Univ. of New Mexico.Warren was born Feb. 1, 1912, in...

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Alexander Armstrong Jr. '37

Alex died of an aneurysm Dec. 7, 2003, in Baltimore; he was 89. He was remembered as a beloved, innovative faculty member of the Gilman School for nearly 30 years.Alex...

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Andrew Campbell Armstrong '43

Andy died Mar. 24, 1997, from lung disease and a massive stroke. He was 75.A native of Holyoke, Mass., he prepped at Deerfield Academy. After having served the Army...

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George Alexander Armstrong Jr. '45

George Armstrong died March 27, 2008.   George entered Princeton from Exeter, following his father George Armstrong 1909, and joined Key and Seal. His Princeton career...

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George P. Armstrong '31

George died May 17, 1997, at Vero Beach, Fla., and is survived by his wife, Jean. George was connected with the automobile business from the time of his graduation until...

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James B. Armstrong '39

Jim died March 24, 2013, at the Longwood at Oakmont retirement community in Verona, Pa., a few miles from his 70-acre farm, “Lodgegrass,” in Allison Park, and from his...

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John Eldred Armstrong '29

John died on Oct. 24, 1984, but because he had no close living relatives, we were not informed until recently. John made a bequest to Princeton, so news came from...

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Kevin Lance Armstrong '87

Kevin died from an apparent heart attack May 3, 2005, in Irvine, Calif. He was 40.Kevin was born in Macon, Ga., and moved to California after his father died. He...

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Peter Forbes Campbell Armstrong '50

Pete died in Hawaii March 29, 2007. He was aptly described by a young granddaughter who told him, “Grandad, you’re four important things — you’re a father, a...

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Robert DOuglas Armstrong '58

Bob died suddenly May 25, 2005, from a rare and aggressive form of leukemia, which was diagnosed just two weeks prior to his death. Bob came to Princeton from St....

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Thomas Charles Armstrong Jr. '39

Tom died Nov. 1, 2005, following a brief illness, in Greeley, Colo., where he had moved four years earlier. He was 87.Following graduation, Tom attended Columbia Law...

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Victor Constantine Armstrong Jr. '34

VICTOR ARMSTRONG died July 4, 1993, according to his daughter, Sue Armstrong Villone. He had retired as assistant to the president of Lawyers Title Ins. Corp. in Phoenix...

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Walter D. Armstrong Jr. '50

Described in his obituary as “one of life’s best sports,” Walt Armstrong died Sept. 12, 2010, in Kennett Square, Pa.   Born in Wayne, Pa., Walt was an outstanding...

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William W. Armstrong '38

William Armstrong died Dec. 16, 2012, at the age of 96. Bill was born Dec. 7, 1916, in Pittsburgh. He prepared for Princeton at Beverly Hills (Calif.) High School. He...

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Leslie P. Arnberger *65

Woodrow Wilson School, June 23, 2003

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H. Bartley Arnold Jr. '33

BART ARNOLD, who lived in Naples, Fla., and Columbus, Ohio, died in Columbus on Aug. 21, 1992, six days before his 80th birthday. A memorial service was held at the...

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James Alden Arnold '39

JIM DIED at his home in Annapolis June 24,1990. He had never fully recovered from a liver and kidney disease in 1988. Nevertheless he went on teaching as assoc....

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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...

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Marshall Arnold Jr. '52

Marsh died Aug. 10, 2011, in his home in San Clemente, Calif. In April 2011 he discovered he had acute leukemia. That led to complications he could not overcome. Marsh...

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Samuel Tomlinson Arnold Jr. h '48

Sam Arnold was unique in the annals of ’48. He was with us all-too-short a time, but left his mark of upbeat cheerfulness and abiding friendship on so many of us who...

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William Arnold '38

Bill Arnold, former statistician and research manager at Eastman Kodak, died Feb. 9, 1995, in Hilton Head, S.C., his retirement home.He came to Princeton from East...

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William C. Arnold III '50

Bill died in Staten Island, N.Y., May 20, 2003. He was 79.   He was born on Staten Island and graduated from Woodberry Forest School, where he captained the football...

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Paul M. Arnow '68

Paul died March 28, 2005, after suffering a heart attack at his Wisconsin vacation home. He was 58.Paul came to Princeton from Central High School in Phoenix, Ariz. At...

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A. Robert Arnstein '52

Bob Arnstein died April 30, 2007, at Bainbridge Island, Wash. He had retired from the practice of medicine and moved to Bainbridge Island three years earlier. Born in...

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Charles Emile Arnt Jr. '29

CHARLIE DIED Aug. 6, 1990. He had prepared for college at Michigan City High School and Andover. At Princeton he was president of the Triangle Club, V.P. of Theatre...

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Nathaniel Henry Aronsohn '19

NAT WAS BORN in Paterson, N.J., on Dec. 25, 1898, and died in Philadelphia on Sept. 29, 1993.Nat was one of the youngest members of our class. He was in officer's...

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Jefferies M. Arrick '51

Jeff was born March 23, 1927, in Evanston, Ill., to Herbert McClain and Helen Jefferies Arrick. He was a 1945 graduate of the John Burroughs School in St. Louis and...

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William Ayres Arrowsmith '45

BILL ARROWSMITH died Feb. 20, 1992, at his home in Brookline, Mass. Bill entered Princeton from the Hill School, as a third generation Princetonian, after his...

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Malcolm Van Guerin Arsdale Jr. '36

Van died of congestive heart failure Dec. 11, 2002; a resident of Sarasota, Fla., he was 88.A graduate of Lawrenceville, where he was on the track team and in the drama...

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Philip Elwyn Arsenault *59

Romance Languages & Literature, Feb. 16, 2000

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Melvin W. Arsove *44

Physics, April J, 2006

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Bradford Alan Arthur '50

Brad Arthur died at the Underwood Hospital in Woodbury, N.J., Oct. 4, 1996. He was 69.Brad prepared for Princeton at St. Paul's School in Concord, N.H., where he was an...

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Lindsay Grier Arthur '39

Lindsay died May 21, 2010, in Minneapolis, where he had been a lifelong resident.  After graduating from Princeton with a major in economics, he attended Harvard Law...

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Robert S. Arthur *52

History, Dec. 3, 2003

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James I. Armstrong '41 *49

Jim, president emeritus of Middlebury College and a classicist, died Dec. 16, 2013, at his home in Hanover, N.H. Jim attended Miss Fine’s School, Princeton Country...

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Mac Asbill Jr. '42

THE CLASS LOST a loyal member and an outstanding attorney when Mac died May 21, 1992, in Potomjc, Md., his home for most of his life. He came to Washington as a law...

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Frank Neil Aschemeyer '51

Neil was born June 18, 1929, in St. Louis, Mo.   A history major, he was a member of the Pre-Law Society and Prospect Club, and roomed with Robert Brown. He earned his...

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William Blaine Asher '36

Bill died Apr. 2, 1999, at home in Rockville, Md. He was 84. A native of Washington, D.C., he prepared at St. Albans School. At Princeton he earned honors in economics...

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Harmon Hadley Ashley Jr. '41

Ash died Jan. 26, 2008. He prepared at the Hun School and Lawrenceville. At Princeton he majored in English and graduated with honors. Ash was a columnist and book...

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Rea Kirklin Ashley '45

Kirk Ashley died July 21, 1996, of heart failure in his native San Francisco. Kirk entered Princeton with the large Lawrenceville contingent and lived in Hill Dorm....

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Samuel E.Q. Ashley *33

Chemistry, May 31, 2004

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William Whitley Ashley '43

Bill, who practiced internal medicine for 60 years, first in San Francisco, then in Eureka, Calif., died of cancer Aug. 6, 2006, in Santa Rosa, Calif. A San Francisco...

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David Gordon Ashton '50

Gordon, a man of quick wit and boisterous laugh, died Jan. 31, 2013, in Manchester, Vt. He entered Princeton from Deerfield. He majored in history, was on the...

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Edwin D. Ashton '36

Ted died June 18, 2009, in Montecito, Calif., his home since 1998. At Princeton, Ted majored in economics, played tennis, and belonged to Whig-Clio and Terrace Club. He...

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Osbourne O. Ashworth Jr. '49

Sonny died June 15, 2004. He was 76.Sonny came to Princeton from Richmond, Va., and prepared at St. Christopher's School. He majored in psychology and graduated magna...

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Richard G. Ashworth '47

Richard G. "Ace" Ashworth died June 24, 1998, of cancer, at his home in NYC.Ace prepared at Taft School. He entered Princeton in July 1943 and earned his degree in...

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William James Askin III '51

Bill Askin died Oct. 30, 2003, of complications from bone marrow disease.Born in Pittsburgh in 1929, he came to us from Shady Side Academy, where he played football and...

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Gerald M. Astor '47

Jerry entered Princeton via the ill-fated Army Specialized Training Program and was soon transferred to active duty in the European theater and then Japan. After...

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Sara Atatimur '84

SARA ATATIMUR died on Nov. 27, 1989, from injuries suffered in a traffic accident. At the time of her death she was a teacher at Helen Keller Services in Brooklyn, and a...

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Richard Atcheson '56

Richard Atcheson died peacefully March 23, 2006. His wife of 44 years, Jean, and his daughter Katie were with him. At Princeton, Atch majored in English and was a...

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Stuart Keith Atha Jr. '50

Stu Atha died at his home in Valley Cottage, N.Y., on May 23, 1997. He was 71.Stu prepared for Princeton at Woodbury Forest.Before matriculating at Princeton, Stu spent...

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Theodossios Athanassiades '61

Known to his family and many of us as “Sakis,” Ted unexpectedly and tragically died Feb. 13, 2014, two days after a serious fall. Born in Athens, Greece, Ted came to...

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Charles Henry Atherton '54 *57

Charlie died Dec. 3, 2005, from injuries he suffered after being struck by a car in Washington, D.C., two days earlier.Born in Kingston, Pa., Charlie prepared for...

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Philip Aziz Atiyeh '46

Phil died Jan. 2, 2002, in Avon, Conn., where he had lived for the past 17 years with his wife of 50 years, Elaine. A graduate of Adelphi HS in Brooklyn, he studied...

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Gordon Atkins '30

Gordon Atkins died Nov. 24, 1998, in his home in Naperville, Ill., where he had lived since 1978. He was 91.Born in Springfield, Mass., he prepared for Princeton at the...

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George Mercer Atkinson '45

Bud Atkinson died Jan. 5, 2008, in Florida.   He entered Princeton from the Peddie School and joined Terrace Club. He performed with Theatre Intime, and in addition to...

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Kenneth Biddle Atkinson '28

KEN ATKINSON died at his home in Mclean, Va., Nov. 6, 1991. He had been slowed down by Parkinson's disease, but kept active in many ways, such as wintering in New Smyrna...

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Matthew S. Atkinson IV '87

THE CLASS OF 1987 suffered a tragic loss with the sudden death of Matt Atkinson on Sept. 15, 1989, the morning after his 25th birthday. Matt majored in history, was a...

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John Mcelroy Atkisson '64

John Atkisson, an attorney in Washington, D.C., and a trans-Atlantic sailor, died of lung cancer Feb. 19, 2010. He was 68. John grew up in Sanger, Calif., and attended...

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William E. Attwood Jr. '36

Bill was born and lived most of his life in New Britain, Conn. He died there April 17, 2008. At Princeton, Bill was in the School of Public and International Affairs....

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Charles Brown Atwater '35

Son of Edward S. Atwater Jr. '04, and Jeannette S. Brown, Charlie died on Mar. 10 in Grafton, Vt., at 85. He prepared for Princeton at Pingry School, where he played...

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Martha Carr Atwater '86

Martha Atwater, Emmy Award-winning writer for PBS television’s WordWorld and producer of Clifford the Big Red Dog, died Feb. 22, 2013, in Brooklyn Heights, N.Y.,...

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Frederic L. Atwood '52

A jurist and yachtsman, Fred died Dec. 12, 2012. He came to the class from Lawrenceville and belonged to Charter and NROTC. He served as an officer aboard the USS Rizzi...

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John Baird Atwood '50

Baird Atwood died of congestive heart failure at his home in Englewood, Fla., on Jan. 25, 2000. He was 75.Baird prepared at Sewickley Academy and then attended...

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David Aubrey '50

Dave died Sept. 29, 2013, of natural causes at his home in Sun City West, Ariz. After graduation from Lake Forest (Ill.) Academy, he served during World War II in the...

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George Aubrey '45

George Aubrey died April 29, 2013. George entered Princeton from Exeter Academy, following in the footsteps of his brothers James ’41 and Stever ’43 and preceding his ...

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David R. Aufdenspring '62

Dave died on Dec. 10, 2002, from complications of heart disease. He had received a heart transplant in June 1998. Dave was thrilled by the ability to celebrate both our...

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George W. Aufderheide Jr. '46

George died Apr. 4, 2004 at his home in Fairfield, Conn., where he lived with his wife, Gayle ("Gay").A Choate School graduate from Pittsburgh, he entered Princeton in...

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Peter J. Auger '55

Peter Auger died Feb. 24, 1997. in Park Ridge, N.J. Born in Paterson Sept. 10, 1932, he was reared in several northern New Jersey communities. Peter attended...

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Duncan C. Augustine '38

Duncan Augustine died June 14, 2013, Burlington, N.C., at the age of 97. He came to Princeton from Westmont High School Johnstown, Pa. At Princeton he majored...

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David Vinson Auld '29

DAVE DIED Mar. 14, 1992. He had prepared at Western High School. At Princeton he was on the rifle team and was a member of Cloister Inn. His Princeton degree was in...

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Lee A. Ault '37

Lee Ault, connoisseur of the arts, Maine lover, publisher, and oil explorer, died Apr. 7, 1996, after a prolonged illness.Lee spent most of his working life producing...

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John C. Ausland '47

John Ausland died of cancer May 13, 1996, in Oslo, Norway, his home since 1974. John was born in LaCrosse, Wis., and transferred to Princeton in 1945 from Hardin Junior...

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George Austen Jr. '30

GEORGE AUSTEN DIED Dec. 10, 1991, in Lynchburg, Va., where he retired after a distinguished career in medicine. George came to Princeton from the Hill School. During...

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Charles Lee Austin '24

LEE AUSTIN died Aug. 19, 1992, in Barnstable, Mass., where he had lived since retirement in 1958. Lee prepared at the Port Chester High School. At Princeton he rowed on...

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Henry Sloan Austin Jr. '42

Henry Austin died Dec. 27, 2009, in a nursing home in Atlantic Highlands, N.J. Hank prepared at Kent School. Princeton was a natural choice; Hank was a descendant of...

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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...

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Richard E. Austin Jr. '84

Rich Austin died Aug. 20, 1998, at the home of his brother Ron in San Francisco. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1989 and completed surgical residency at U....

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Robert George Austin '48

Bob Austin died on Dec. 26, 1999, in Stockton, Calif.He came to us in the V-12 program from the Renton (Washington) H.S., and graduated in 1949. He went on to get his...

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Michael Ivan Austrian *64

Politics, Mar. 15, 2000

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Grady Avant Jr. '54

Grady died June 2, 2004, in Birmingham, Ala. Born in New Orleans, he attended New Mexico Military Institute and Punahou School in Honolulu. At Princeton, he majored in...

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James Albert Avary '64

JIM DIED Dec. 16, 1990 after a valiant fight against a brain tumor. At the time the Illness was diagnosed, Jim was engaged in what would most likely have been a...

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Samuel W. Averett '48

Sam died May 7, 2012, in Madison, N.J. He was 85. His wife, Jean (née Ward), died less than three months later, at age 88. They had been married for 51 years. Sam was...

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Charles Weston Averill '41

Wes died Christmas Eve, 2001, after illness of several months. A lifelong resident of Barre, Vt., he graduated from Spaulding HS. At Princeton he majored in English...

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James Bradley Averill '31

JIM DIED Dec. 29, 1992, in Bryn Mawr. He prepared at St. Mark's School, and while at Princeton was a member of the crew squad, Catholic club, and Cap and Gown Club. He...

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William H. Avery '27

WILLIAM H. "BILL" AVERY died Dec. 12, 1992, at his home, in Winnetka, Ill., after a long illness. He came to Princeton from University H.S., Chicago, competed on the...

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Alexander Avidan '23

WE LOST OUR CLASSMATE Apr. 14, 1993. Alex was born in Newark, N.J., Oct. 27, 1901. He prepared for Princeton at South Side H.S., where he was a member of the debating...

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Louis Vincent Avioli '53

Lou Avioli, world-renowned in endocrinology and bone metabolism, and professor of medicine and orthopedics at Washington U. medical school, died at his home in Clayton,...

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James Alfred Avirett '33

Jim Avirett died Feb. 10, 2001, at his home in Cumberland, Md., of a heart attack. He was 90.I believe there was no member of our class who worked longer and more...

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Herbert David Axilrod '41

Herb Axilrod, a Ventnor, N.J., urologist of high distinction, died Dec. 12, 1996.He was a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a diplomate of the American...

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John Philip Axtell '42

JOHN DIED Jan. 2, 1994, in White Plains, N.Y. He retired from the Scarsdale Natl. Bank in 1982, where he had been a V.P. in the trust department for most of his...

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William Aydelotte '25

Bill Aydelotte was born in Santa Cruz, Calif., in 1903, and died June 6, 1997, at his home in Naples, Fla.He prepared at Horace Mann School in NYC. He was a ranked...

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Robert W. Ayers *49

English, Dec. 16, 2003

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Gerald E. Aylmer *51

History, Dec. 17, 2000

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Raymond A. Ayres '49

Ray died Feb. 4, 2007. He was 79.  He prepared for Princeton at Staunton Military Academy. At Princeton, Ray majored in civil engineering and was a member of the...

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Philip Livingston Azoy '45

Phil died March 29, 2004, at his home in Chatham, N.J., after a long illness.He entered Princeton from Columbia High, the son of Anatasio Azoy '14, and the third of five...

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