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Memorials by Class: 1925
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...
Theodore Washburn Baldwin '25
Ted Baldwin was born in Lakewood, N.J., on Mar. 16, 1903, and attended the Hill School and Exeter. He was with us only during freshman year. He went to Paris to continue...
Ralph Neal Baltzer '25
Ralph Baltzer was born in Hickman, Ky., in 1903. He died in 1985. Ralph prepared at Clarksdale [Miss.] H.S. and transfered to Princeton in 1923. He was a member of Tower...
James Frank Bell '25
FRANK BELL was born in Atlanta, Ga., Sept. 29, 1901, and died there Aug. 22,1993. After graduating from Georgia Tech as a mechanical engineer, he joined our class in...
Elmer E. Billow '25
ELMER BILLOW was born in Evanston, Ill., June 23, 1902, and died in Sun City Center, Fla., Oct. 6, 1991. He had moved to Sun City Center recently from Vero Beach. He...
Frederick Patten Bowes '25 *41
FRED BOWES was born in Chicago, Ill., Jan. 10, 1902. He transferred to Princeton from the Univ. of Michigan sophomore year. He immediately became a popular member of the...
Elisha Camp '25
"CAESAR" CAMP died Mar. 31, 1991, at his home in Stratham, N.H. Born in N.Y.C. Apr. 24, 1902, he graduated from Exeter. At Princeton he roomed with Horace Moody all four...
Hugh David Carter Jr. '25
HUGH CARTER was born in Atlanta Mar. 10, 1902, and died there Mar. 13, 1991. He transferred to our Class in 19Z3 from Georgia Tech, where he had obtained a B.S. degree....
Morris Cheston '25
MORRIS CHESTON was born Sept. 4, 1904, the son of Radcliffe Cheston, M.D., founder of the Chestnut Hill Hospital, and Eugenia Morris, a descendant of Anthony Morris, a...
Stephen Campbell Cleaves '25
IN THE DEATH OF Steve Cleaves Mar. 18, 1991, the Class has lost another of its outstanding members. He was born in Oil City, Penn., June 15, 1902, attended Peddle and...
David Merle Corcoran '25
DAVID CORCORAN, president and organizer of the international division of Sterling Products Co. for 40 years before his retirement in 1973, died in his sleep at his home...
John W. Cuff '25
Jack was born in N.Y.C. and prepared at Horace Mann School. At Princeton, he was on the polo squad and won first prize in the R.O.T.C. Horse Show. He left Princeton...
Robert Newton Cunningham '25
Bob Cunningham was born in Fargo, N.D., and came to us by way of Mercersburg. He played on the football and track squads, was the Princetonian's photograph editor, was...
Edward Francis D'Arms '25 *36
IN THE DE&TH OF Chet D'Arms Mar. 3, 1991, the Class has lost another distinguished and respected member. He came to us from Mercersburg and was active in the Press Club,...
George Townsend Derby '25 *28
COL. GEORGE TOWNSEND DERBY, son of Col. George McClellan Derby, was born Jan. 14, 1905, and died in Naples, Fla., Oct. 28, 1992. He left us at the end of sophomore year...
Frank S. Dibrell '25
FRANK DIBRELL was born in Little Rock, July 13, 1903. He came to us from Exeter, and was a member of the track squad, Speakers Council, polity club, and Terrace Club....
William Leslie Dill '25
BILL DILL was born in Paterson, N.J., Apr. 9, 1903. He came to US from Newark Academy, was on the track team (broad jump), and was a member of the polity, law, and...
Edward Conrad Doll '25
ED DOLL WAS BORN November 17, 1903, brought up, lived and died May 2, 1991, in Erie, Penn. He transferred from Colgate in 1922 and has been a wellliked and loyal member...
William Dwight '25
Bill Dwight died in Charleston, S.C., June 4, 1996. He was born in Holyoke, Mass., Aug. 10, 1903.He prepared at Andover, and at Princeton he was manager of the freshman...
Leonard L. Ernst '25
Leonard L. Ernst died Aug. 10, 2008, in Tucson, Ariz., at the age of 103. Leonard was born March 2, 1905, in New York City and lived for many years in Bergenfield, N.J....
Donald Graves Fudge '25 *27
Don Fudge was born in Elmira, N.Y., Aug. 9, 1904, and died there Dec. 16, 1997. He prepared at Elmira Academy. At Princeton he was on the track squad and was a member of...
William K. Gilbert '25
Bill Gilbert was born Jan. 3, 1903, in Port Gibson, Miss. He prepared at Mercersburg, and roomed with Jim Boohecker, Mac Ritchie, Sax Tillson, and Len Draper. He was a...
Albert Phillip Gross '25
Al Gross died of a heart attack Sept. 9, 1995. He was born in N.Y.C. Jan. 23, 1905. He prepared at New Rochelle H.S. At Princeton he was on the freshman and 150-lb. crew...
Gordon Groth '25
THE PASSING of Gordon Groth, in his sicep on.luly 5, 1992, at a convalescent home in Escondido, Calif., following several years of illness, took from 1925 an outstanding...
John F. Hamlin '25
JACK HAMLIN was born in Chicago on Apr. 30, 1902. He attended Lake Placid Florida School. At Princeton, he was a leading member of the University Orchestra and the...
Bennet Botsford Harvey '25
Ben was born in Chicago May 12, 1903. He prepared at Choate and while in college was manager of the wrestling team and a member of Cloister Inn.On graduation, he joined...
Richard Shapleigh Hayes '25
Dick Hayes was born in Hastings, Neb., on Aug. 9, 1903. He prepared at Exeter. He was an outstanding swimmer and was on the freshman team and the varsity all three...
Joseph William Hendren '25 *34
JOE HENDREN was born in Philadelphia on Feb. 24, 1901, and died in St. Cloud, Fla., the day after his 92nd birthday, Feb. 25, 1993.He came to us from Mt. Hermon School....
Ernest Victor Heyn '25
Ernie Heyn died June 28, 1995. He was born in N.Y.C. Oct. 20, 1904, and came to us from Horace Mann School. He was on the freshman wrestling squad. He held important...
Ambrose Hunsberger Jr. '25
DICK HUNSBERGER was born Sept. 23, 1902, and graduated from Central High School in Philadelphia in 1919. He transferred to our Class from the Philadelphia College of...
John King Jenney '25
John died Sept. 3, 2005, just two days shy of his 101st birthday, in Kennett Square, Pa.Reportedly a Phi Beta Kappa, John prepared for Princeton at Kent School. At...
William Cumming Johnson Jr. '25
Bill Johnson was born June 26, 1904 in Memphis, and attended University School there. A lifelong Quaker, he died in Oberlin, Ohio, May 10, 1995.At Princeton, he earned a...
William Kemble '25
William Kemble died Oct. 5, 1995, at the Northern Westchester Hospital Center in Mount Kisco, N.Y. He was born in NYC Nov. 21, 1903. Husband of the late Virginia Kellog...
George Frost Kennan '25
Diplomat and two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning author and historian George F. Kennan, who gave the name "containment" to post-World War II foreign policy, died March 17,...
Joseph Earl Kuntz '25
Joe Kuntz died July 25, 1990. was born in Johnstown, Penn., July 25, 1903, and attended Johnstown H.S. and Lawrenceville.At Princeton he was on the wrestling squad....
William M. Larrabee '25
Businessman, environmentalist, and retired executive of AT&T, William M. Larrabee died Aug. 31, 2000, at Fairfax, Va. He was 97.William was a longtime resident of Great...
H. Walker H. Lewis '25
Walker Lewis, who died May 19, 1999, was born in Hoboken, N.J., in 1903. He was directly descended from Fielding Lewis, the husband of George Washington's sister Betty....
E. Robinson Little '25
ROBIN LITTLE died Sept. 27, 1993. He was born in N.Y.C. June 8, 1904, and prepared at Bernard School. At Princeton, he was on the board of the PRINCETON TIGER and the...
Louis Loewenstein '25
LOU LOEWENSTEIN was born in Charleston W.Va. and died on Mar. 12, 1992, at age 88, at his home in Elkins Parks, Philadelphia. Leaving us before graduation, he began his...
Lewis Mack '25
After a long illness, our highly esteemed class president, Lew Mack, died in New Canaan, Conn., on Aug. 30, 1989. Born in Somerville, N.J., on Apr. 3, 1903, he came to...
Morris F. Marks '25
Morris Marks died Sept. 19, 1995. He was born in Hartford, Conn., Apr. 30, 1903. He graduated from Choate, and at Princeton he served on the Nassau Literary Magazine and...
Richard Martin '25
DICK MARTIN was born in Muskogle, Okla., Sept. 4, 1902, and died there Mar. 10, 1990.After graduating from Shattuck Military School, he came to Princeton and was a...
Raymond C. Mccreery '25
RAY MCCREERY was born in Fall River, Mass., Sept 1, 1901. He prepared at Moses Brown and Lawrenceville, A popular and loyal member of the Class, he was on the swimming...
Wheder Mcdougal '25
"WHEE" McDOUGAL was born in Peoria, Ill., and died there at age 87 on Feb. 24, 1989.He prepared at Lawrenceville and also attended Kenyon College. He was a member of...
Henry Easton Mcmahon '25
East McMahon died at his home in Southbury, Conn., Apr. 20, 1995. He was born in Brooklyn, Jan. 15, 1902.He attended Adelphi Academy, was manager of our freshman hockey...
Walter Abraham Miller '25
WALT MILLER was born in Brooklyn on Dec. 23, 1903, received his law degree from Brooklyn Law School in 1928, married Betti Schellenberg in 1929, practiced law...
Edward Carr Minor '25
Ned Minor was born Mar. 29, 1904, in Baltimore, and prepared at Baltimore City College. He was on our freshman water polo team, in the Glee Club and Theatre Intime, and...
Doren Mitchell '25
Doren Mitchell was born Mar. 4, 1905, in Columbus, Ohio. He attended high school there and transferred to us from Ohio State U. in Sept. 1923. He was on the varsity...
James F. Nields II '25
BORN IN WILMINGTON, Del. June 2, 1902, our well loved and respected classmate, Jim Nields, died in his home in Ware, Mass., Oct. 7, 1991. Coming to us from St. Paul's...
Rowland Grant Oliver '25
BILL OLIVER was born a Canadian Aug. 22,1902, in Victoria, B.C. and grew up in Montclair, NJ. He attended the Hill School. At Princeton, he was on the soccer team,...
George A. Paul '25
GEORGE PAUL was born in Newark, N.J., May 15, 1904, and died in a residential home near Sun City, Ariz., Dec. 23, 1992. He came to us from South Orange H.S. and obtained...
Edward Richard Peckerman Jr. '25
Ed Peckerman died Jan. 19, 1999, at Rose Haven in Litchfield, Conn., after a brief illness. He came to us from Horace Mann School, and he graduated with honors in...
Charles F. Perrine '25
Charlie Perrine left college at the end of sophomore year and pursued a distinguished business career, retiring in 1990 as president of Dunlop and Lisk Pottery Co.,...
George Ogden Philips '25
George Philips was born in Westchester, Pa., July 25, 1903, and attended Landsdowne H.S. In college he roomed with Ted Moore and was a member of Gateway Club.He...
David Harvey Phillips '25
Harvey Phillips, historian, oilman, and world traveler, was born in Bradford, Pa., Oct. 5, 1901, and died there Feb. 1, 1998. He was a community leader, known for his...
Russell Archibald Raiinsey '25
RUSS RANSEY WAS BORN in Sandusky, Ohio, Mar. 11, 1904. He was president of his class at Howe Military Academy. At Princeton he was on the polo team, a captain in...
Emile Houston Wolf Dewitt Ramel '25
DEWITT RAMEL was born in Lewes May 23, 1903, and died in Brooklyn Mar. 3, 1993. A graveside service was held at St. Peter's Episcopal Church in Lewes on Apr. 11 and a...
Edward Savier Rising '25
Ed Rising was born on Nov. 7, 1902, in Columbus, Ohio. Shortly thereafter, his family moved to Kew Gardens, N.Y., where he grew up. He entered Princeton from St. Paul's...
Dr. A. Albert Rosenberg '25
In sending news of Al Rosenberg's death at his home in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., on June 3, his son Bob '58 writes, "Dad was clearly beloved in Poughkeepsie as the "dean" of...
H. Russell Ross '25
OUR CLASSMATE RUSSELL Ross died peacefully Dec. 28, 1993, at Duncan (B.C.) Hospital. He was 93. He prepared at Mt. Hermon School in Massachusetts. At 18, he was called...
Carl Philip Sahler '25
CARL SAHLER was born in Germantown, N.Y., in 1905, and graduated from Andover. At Princeton he won his letter in soccer and was a member of Terrace. He left us at the...
Randall Fay Sawyer '25
Ran Sawyer was born in Flushing, N.Y., Sept. 7, 1903, and died Jan. 13, 1994, in the Clara Burke Nursing Home in Pennsylvania. He attended Montclair [N.J.] H.S. and at...
Charles Frederick Snover '25
Charlie Snover died Oct. 21, 1996. He was 94. He was a lifelong resident of Glenridge, N.J. He is survived by a daughter, Deborah Evans, and two grandchildren.He...
Henry Steeger '25
HENRY STEEGER, publisher and civil rights leader, died at his home in Manhattan Dec. 25, 1990. In 1930 he founded Popular Publications, with "pulp" titles such as DIME...
Theodore D. Stevenson '25
Ted prepared at Andover. At Princeton he was football manager, president of Cottage Club, and a member of our service council. He roomed with Bruno Hill and Mike...
Julian Street Jr. '25
Pete Street, son of the noted author, was born in N.Y.C. Oct. 26, 1902. He died in Norfolk, Conn., Jan. 17, 1995. He prepared at Gilman School.Pete was a prominent,...
John Adams Sturges '25
John Sturges was born in Fairfield, Conn., Apr. 24, 1903, and died in a retirement home in Cheshire, Conn., Feb. 2, 1996. He came to us from Hotchkiss, rooming freshman...
Charles Minor Taylor '25
Charlie Taylor died May 1, 1996, as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident in 1994.He attended schools in Little Rock as well as the Hill School. At...
Burnett Coburn Turner '25 *26
Sandy Turner was born in Los Angeles on Dec. 3, 1902. After Los Angeles H.S. and a year at the U. of Southern California, he transferred to us in Sept. 1921.He won the...
Oscar L. Updike '25 *26
Oscar Updike was born in Princeton and attended Princeton H.S. He graduated from Princeton as a civil engineer and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He was a member of...
Malcolm Warnock '25
Malcolm Warnock died Oct. 9, 2012, in Maplewood, N.J. He was 107. He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., and grew up in Cranford, N.J. He entered Princeton at 16, but...
Buel Fellows Weare '25
BUEL WEARE, who performed Outstanding service to the Class and to Princeton as our V.P. for Annual Giving for two decades, was born Dec. 29, 1902, and grew up in Cedar...
Samuel Barnitz Williams '25
Barnie Williams was born in York, Pa. He transferred to Princeton from Ursinus in the fall of 1923. He earned his MA in English in 1933 from the U. of...
Horace H. Wilson '25
Hank Wilson died June 23, 2000, in Carmel, Calif. He was 95. His career was in life insurance, starting with his father's General Agency for Equitable Life. He took over...
Charles Albert Woods Jr. '25
OUR CLASSMATE, "QUIZZER" Woods, for whom the name was symbolic through school and college days, died peacefully in his sleep at his Harrisburg home, Mar. 6, 1993. Some...
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