Current Issue

Apr.1, 2009

Vol. 109, No. 11


Memorials by Class: 1981

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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Mark T. Blencowe '81

With sorrow we report the death of Mark Blencowe of a heart attack Jan. 28, 1997. He was 40.Mark entered Princeton with the Class of '79. After joining our class, he...

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Margaret Halper Bloodgood '81

Margaret Halper Bloodgood died suddenly Nov. 6, 2010, of a heart attack and was laid to rest Nov. 13 in Town Hill Cemetery in New Hartford, Conn. Her Princeton...

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Maria Therese Bostic '81

Maria died in a car accident Nov. 31, 1995, near her home in New Market, Ala. She was 36.At Princeton, to help support her family, Maria worked several jobs, including...

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Larry Conn '81

Our classmate Larry Conn failed to return as scheduled from a solo backpacking trip in the Sierra Nevada Mountains in October 2012. After many months, searchers found...

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Elizabeth Fletcher Cronan '81

Lisa Cronan died peacefully Oct. 16, 2013, at her home in Winchester, Mass., after an illness due to breast cancer. Lisa grew up in Locust Valley, N.Y., and...

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Curtis Baccus Croom '81

Curtis died on December 7, 1998, of malignant melanoma. He lived almost 16 months following the diagnosis of his cancer and was very brave throughout the decline of his...

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A. Joseph Dowd Jr. '81

JOE DOWD DIED Dec. 5, 1993, his 35th birthday. He was a hemophiliac who contracted AIDS from contaminated blood products in the early 1980S.Joe grew up in Glen Cove,...

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Mark P. Edwards '81

Mark Edwards died unexpectedly Nov. 4, 2011, while at work in Philadelphia. He was just a few days short of his 53rd birthday. At Princeton, he was a history major and a...

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James P. D. Farrell '81

James died suddenly at his Wayland, Mass., home Nov. 29, 2004. He was 46.James was raised in Weston, Mass., and graduated from Belmont Hill School, where he played...

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James R. Glennon '81

James Glennon died March 22, 2011, at his home in Greenland, N.H., with his family by his side. He was 52. Jim graduated with high honors in biology and was president...

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David Huber Healey '81

David Huber Healey died Aug. 25, 1998, of head injuries sustained in a bicycle accident two days earlier. He was 38.David graduated magna cum laude and majored in art...

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Kristi Frank Holzer '81

Kristi was diagnosed with stage-four lung cancer in May 2002 and died peacefully in her sleep May 7, 2004. Kristi was active for 18 months after her diagnosis,...

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David Kim Litke '81

Dave died from a heart attack on Oct. 29, 2002.He grew up in Anaheim, Calif. He majored in biology and served as Tower Club social chairman. Dave attended the U. of...

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Robert Bruce Macbain '81

Bob MacBain died at his home in Lexington, Mass., Sept. 22, 1995, almost five years after being diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor. His wife since 1984, Theodora...

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Christopher C. Magorian '81

Chris Magorian died suddenly on June 22, 1989, from a heart-related illness. He will be missed terribly.Chris was born on Mar. 13, 1959, and grew up in Amherst, N.Y. At...

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Shaye Julia McDaniel '81

Shaye died Nov. 11, 2006, at the Waterview Center in Cedar Grove, N.J. She was 47. Born in Newark, Shaye was the daughter of the late John and Dolores McDaniel. She...

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Robert F. McDonough '81

The class fondly remembers that Bob McDonough lived a full, enthusiastic 50 years, from Feb. 23, 1959, to Jan. 3, 2010. The son of Joan and Robert McDonough Sr., Bob...

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David Mendez '81

David died Aug. 30, 2011, of a heart attack near his home in San Leandro, Calif. Raised in a working-class family on the east side of San Francisco Bay, David was noted...

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Clifford I. Nass '81 *86

Cliff Nass collapsed after a hike and died of a heart attack Nov. 2, 2013, at the age of 55. Born and raised in Teaneck, N.J., Cliff joined the Class of 1980 and...

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Michael Seigel '81

Michael died Jan. 1, 2015, after a courageous battle with lymphoma. Originally from Philadelphia, Mike dated Sharon Dabrow (Penn ’81), whom he had known since seventh...

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H. Patricia Twitchell h '81

Tricia Twitchell died May 13, 2014, and was buried in Princeton Cemetery wearing her prized Class of 1981 Reunions jacket. Tricia was among a long line of distinguished...

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William E. Werther '81

Bill died May 29, 1995, in an automobile accident near his home in Simi Valley, Calif. He and his promised, Jenna Mason, who survived the accident, were returning from...

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E. Reed Wilbur '81

Reed died Oct. 6, 2009, of complications following his battle with lymphoma. Friends will remember Reed as an outgoing, colorful member of the class. He majored in...

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Richard A. Wotiz '81

Dick died suddenly May 30, 2012, from a heart attack while hiking with friends in Castle Rock State Park in Los Gatos, Calif. A 1977 graduate of Milton Academy, Dick...

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