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July15, 2009

Vol. 109, No. 16

Memorials

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Published in July15, 2009, issue

Douglas C. Hearn '28

Douglas C. Hearn, nicknamed Ducky by his three sisters, was born in Fort Leavenworth, Kan., in 1906, the second of four children of Clint Calvin Hearn, a West...

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Frederick Lewis Keyes '36

Fred died Jan. 6, 2009. He was born in Geneva, N.Y. His father was an attorney, and Fred had no siblings. Our last address for Fred is Peachtree City, Ga. Fred...

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Robert Seyfarth '36

Bob died peacefully April 3, 2009, at his home in Fairlawn, a retirement community in Sykesville, Md. Bob joined us in our sophomore year. His brother, Frank, now...

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Abraham Charles Troup IV '36

Abe lived mostly in Harrisburg, Pa. After Princeton he joined Troup Brothers Music House, a prominent store in Harrisburg. He was co-owner until 1965, when the...

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Frank Montford Fucik '39

Frank, a lifetime resident of Highland Park, Ill., died there peacefully March 13, 2009. Frank earned his degree in chemical engineering and then saw four years of...

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John Martin Seabrook '39

Jack died Feb. 11, 2009, at his home in Aiken, S.C. An endlessly energetic creative man, Jack began his career right after graduation in the business his father...

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John Edward Semmes Jr. '39

Jack died Oct. 7, 2008, at his home on Hilton Head Island, S.C. After graduation, Jack joined the Marine Corps in 1940 and served in the Pacific theater for three...

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Crawford C. Madeira Jr. '40

Our class president died peacefully April 15, 2009, at his Beaumont at Bryn Mawr (Pa.) residence. Crawf prepared at Episcopal Academy in Philadelphia and St. Paul’s...

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William Douglas Neal '40

Doug, of Plainfield, N.J., died peacefully March 4, 2009, surrounded by his family. He prepared at Friends Central School in Philadelphia. At Princeton he majored in...

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Frederic Jordan Schaettler '40

Frederic J. Schaettler died of pneumonia Feb. 15, 2009, in Danbury, Conn. Fred was born in New York City, the son of Frederic V. Schaettler ’17. He prepared at the...

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Glen Denny Smith '42

Glen D. Smith died of a massive heart attack Feb. 2, 2009, at his home in Charles Town, W. Va. Glen was born in Schenectady, N.Y., and attended the Albany Academy. At...

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John Kenneth Looloian '43

A senior finance executive who surmounted injuries from a 1991 auto accident that kept him in a wheelchair, Ken died of respiratory failure Nov. 22, 2008, at Overlook...

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Albert George Parker III '44

Al died March 1, 2009, in Albuquerque, N.M., where he had lived for many years with his wife, Joanne. He was 87. Al served as a minister in the Presbyterian Church in...

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William Ryle Rossmassler Jr. '44

Bill died Feb. 10, 2009, in Paducah, Ky., where he had lived since being transferred there by the Atomic Energy Commission in 1951. He was 87. Bill met his wife, the...

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Dey Wadsworth Watts '44

Dey died Feb. 14, 2009, in Glenview, Ill. He was 86. Dey loved and respected the law and had a 34-year law career, concluding as managing partner in the Chicago firm of...

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Arthur Ledlie Wheeler '44

Art died Oct. 4, 2008, in the Beaumont at Bryn Mawr (Pa.) retirement community that he had founded on Philadelphia’s Main Line years before. He was 88. Born in...

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George Edward Zirk '44

Jud died Nov. 15, 2008, according to a very brief notice from the Obituary Registry, which only listed his last residence as Kearny, N.J. We have been unable to reach...

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Robert Edwards '45

Bob Edwards died March 20, 2009, at his home in Hobe Sound, Fla., after a difficult struggle with lung cancer. Bob entered Princeton from the Brunswick School in...

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John Thomas Everett Jr. '45

John Everett died March 15, 2008. John entered Princeton from Baylor Military Academy in Memphis, just ahead of his brother, William ’46, and joined Terrace Club. His...

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Leo Joshua Falk Jr. '45

Leo Falk died July 20, 2008. Leo entered Princeton from Boise (Idaho) High School and joined Elm Club. He was with us for a very short time and then enlisted in the...

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Paul Fieldhouse Fenton Jr. '45

Paul Fenton died Sept. 28, 2008. Paul entered Princeton from the Hun School, following in the footsteps of his father, Paul Sr. ’20, and his grandfather, John 1888. He...

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Carroll A. Hochwalt Jr. '45

Ted Hochwalt died Nov. 4, 2008. He entered Princeton from Oakwood High School in Dayton, Ohio, and received his Princeton degree in chemical engineering in 1944. He...

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Duard Geis Slattery '45

Duard Slattery died June 16, 2007. Slats entered Princeton from Wyoming Seminary in Kingston, Pa., and joined Tower Club. His war service as an infantry officer with...

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Mortimer Worth Glover III '46

Mortimer W. Glover III died in Augusta, Ga., Feb. 13, 2009. He was 84. Born in Hartsville, S.C., to the Rev. Mortimer Glover Jr. and Gladys E. Alexandra, Mort entered...

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Robert L. Goldemberg '46

The following memorial incorporates a correction of the version published in the July 15, 2009, edition. Robert Goldemberg died Oct. 1, 2008. His last residence was...

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Harold Amerman Sutphen Jr. '48

Following service in the Army from 1944 to 1946, Harold joined our class in February 1947. Prior to that he graduated from Exeter. At Princeton he was member of Dial...

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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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Frank Van Deventer Cortelyou Jr. '49

Frank died Jan. 21, 2008, at the age of 81. He prepared for Princeton at Mercersburg. At Princeton he majored in biology and was a member of Cloister Club. Frank’s...

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Thornton H. Hough '49

Thorn died Dec. 6, 2008, at the age of 81. He prepared for Princeton at Lawrenceville. At Princeton he majored in electrical engineering, was on the track team, and was...

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Sheldon S. Macleod '49

Shel died Dec. 28, 2008. He was 80. He prepared for Princeton at Deerfield Academy. His time at Princeton was interrupted by Army service from 1946 to 1948. An...

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Duncan McCulloch III '50

Duncan died of lung cancer Jan. 20, 2009, at his home in Hanover, Pa. Duncan graduated from St. Andrew’s School in Delaware in 1944. He then enlisted in the Navy and...

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John Warren Sheble '51

Jack was born May 5, 1930, prepared at Germantown (Pa.) Academy. At Princeton, he was a member of Cannon Club the American Society of Mechan- ical Engineers,...

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Reed W. Hartel '52

Reed Hartel died of cancer Oct. 26, 2008, at his home in Lexington, Mass. Reed came to Princeton from Forest Hills (N.Y.) High School and graduated with a degree in...

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Charles Canfield Brown '53

Chuck, our freshman football captain who played two years of varsity ball at guard and who gave up the sport senior year to concentrate on his thesis — he was the only...

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David Morgan Firestone '53

A scion of the University family whose most generous gift created Firestone Library, Morgan died at his home in Oakville, Ontario, Canada, Jan. 13, 2009. Morgan’s father...

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John S. Cram III '55

John “Jackie” Cram died Oct. 21, 2007, after a brief illness at home in Hilton Head Island, S.C. Jackie attended Browning School in New York and graduated from St....

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Anthony James Pennington '57

Jim died April 16 at Sawtelle Hospice in Reading, Mass. He was 76. Born in Newark, N.J., he attended Newark Academy and the Wilmington (Del.) Friends School. At...

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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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James Farley Dilley Jr. '58

Jim died May 12, 2008, after a 10-year battle with lung cancer. Jim came to Princeton from Ossining (N.Y.) High School, where he played football, basketball, and tennis....

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William Barnum Rudell '61

Bill Rudell died Nov. 20, 2008, in Burbank, Calif., of heart disease. He came to Princeton from Burbank High School, where he was student body president and senior...

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David A. Franz '64

Dave died April 21, 2009, in LaPorte, Pa., after a long battle with melanoma. He was 66. Dave was born in Philadelphia and graduated from Lansdowne Aldan High School,...

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Robert Laird Duncan '65

Bob died peacefully Feb. 7, 2009, at home in Westfield, N.J. He had pancreatic cancer that was discovered in May 2007. Bob grew up in Westfield and attended Westfield...

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Mark G. Magilow '65

Mark died March 11, 2009, in Dallas, Texas, after an extended battle with leukemia. He came to Princeton from Thomas Jefferson High School in Dallas, where he played...

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Lawrence Perrin Donaker '67

Larry Donaker died Sept. 3, 2008, in Berkeley, Calif. Like too many others, he was a non-smoking victim of lung cancer. Larry followed his brother, John ’65, to...

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F. Jay Scribner '67

Jay Scribner, an insurance executive with Guaranty Co. of North America, died in his sleep April 7, 2009, at home in Williams Township, Pa. Born in Stamford, Conn., Jay...

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Ronald J. Hull '88

Ron died Nov. 21, 2008, in San Francisco; tragically, he took his own life. Ron grew up in Grosse Pointe, Mich., and attended University Liggett School. At Princeton he...

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Evan I. Farber *47

Evan I. Farber, librarian emeritus at Earlham College, died peacefully Feb. 12, 2009, at home. He was 86. Farber received a bachelor’s degree from the University of...

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Lorenz E. A. Eitner *52

Lorenz E. A. Eitner *52 Lorenz E. A. Eitner, the Osgood Hooker Professor in Fine Arts emeritus at Stanford University, died of a heart attack March 11, 2009. He was...

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Donald M. Solitar *55

Donald Solitar died from a sudden heart attack April 25, 2008. He was 75 years old. Solitar was born Sept. 5, 1932, in Brooklyn, N.Y., the oldest child of Morris and...

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Henry A. Turner Jr. *60

Henry A. Turner Jr., the Charles J. Stille Professor of History emeritus, who taught at Yale for 44 years, died Dec. 17, 2008, of complications of melanoma. He was...

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