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Memorials by Class: 1935
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Benjamin J. Baldwin '35 *38
FEW MEN earn the distinction in their chosen fields that came to Ben. And, Ben's field was broad, embracing the design of houses, offices, gardens, furniture, and...
Stuyvesant Bayard '35
STUYVESANT BAYARD DIED Dec. 7, 1993. He was born in Buffalo in 1912. After four years of war service in the army, primarily in the Pacific area, he joined La Hacienda...
Cecil Ackmond Beasley Jr. '35
After several years of declining health, Cec died Aug. 4, 2000, at his home in Washington, DC. He prepared for Princeton at St. Albans School in Washington and, at...
Frank E. Bell '35
Frank Bell, born in 1912 in White Plains, N.Y., died Dec. 4, 1996, after a short, heartrelated illness. He leaves his wife, the former Rosamund Purdy, whom he married in...
Purnell Handy Benson '35
PURNELL BENSON died Apr, 27, 1992. Born in Highland Park, Ill., he graduated from Bronxville (N.Y.) H.S. At Princeton he explored physics but chose to major in...
Charles Harry Bentley '35
Harry died in St. Petersburg, Fla., Apr. 19, 1997, of congestive heart failure. He came to Princeton from Trenton H.S. and majored in economics. In 1938, Charlie (as he...
John Loeser Black Jr. '35
Jack died Jan. 16 in Wyndmoor, Pa. He prepared for Princeton at St. Albans and Kent School. At Princeton he majored in economics, rowed on the 150-lb. crew freshman...
Arthur Stanley Bland '35
ART DIED in St. Louis after a protracted siege with Alzheimer's Disease Feb. 2, 1990.Art was born in St. Louis and was educated at the St Louis Country School and Hun...
Louis Bateman Blissard '35
Lou Blissard died May 8, 1998, in Honolulu after a short illness. He was born in Port Norris, N.J., in 1913 and came to Princeton from the Peddie School. He majored in...
Richard Miller Bosard '35
Dick died on May 4 in Minneapolis at the age of 87. Born in Minot, N.Dak., he prepared for Old Nassau at the Blake School in Minneapolis, where he was a member of the...
James Oliver Boss '35
JIM BOSS, who had lived in Bakersfield, Calif., for many years, died there July 9, 1992, after a long illness.Jim was born May 15, 1912, in Baltimore and lived for many...
Richard Harding Bosworth '35
Dick lived almost his entire life in Colorado, where he died on Feb. 17. Dick graduated from East Denver H.S. Arriving at Princeton five years after his older brother,...
George H. Boynton '35
George died Nov. 25, 2012, in Schervier Pavilion, Warwick, N.Y. The son of George H. Boynton 1901, he was born and raised in Atlanta. He graduated from University...
Haswell P Brayton Jr. '35
HASWELL BRAYTON passed away in Concord, N.H., after complications from surgery. He was 80. Born in Herkimer, N.Y., on May 24, 1913, he prepared at Phillips Academy. At...
Edgar George Brisach '35
Ed died from a rare brain disorder on May 5, 1997, at Crestwood Manor, a retirement community in Whiting, N.J., where he had lived for several years.Born in NYC, Ed came...
Harry Angelo Brooks '35
Harry died at his home in Glen Head, NY, on June 2, 2000. He was 87.He prepared for Princeton at Pawling School [N.Y.], where he served on the student government board...
Clifford Harned Bundy '35
CLIFF BUNDY, a loyal member of the Class of 1935, died Nov. 12, 1991, from a major infection. He had undergone cancer surgery the previous summer. He had suffered a...
Robert Burrows '35
Bob died on Apr. 8, 1999, in Phoenix, Ariz. He prepared at the Hun School. At Princeton he majored in political science and was a member of the varsity fencing team,...
Charles Tolhurst Butler '35
Charlie died in his home town of Hazelton, Pa., on June 8, 1999. He was 86. The only child of Lafayette L. Butler '08 and Vivian Tolhurst Butler, he was an honors...
Ewing H. Buysse '35
"WING" BUYSSE died Apr. 26, 1990, in a Hanover, N.H. hospital of complications from multiple bums suffered in an accidental fire at his home in Windsor, Vt., Apr. 8,...
Alvan Campbell Jr. '35
ALVAN CAMPBELL JR. died June 14, 1992, in Chevy Chase, Md., where he had been residing with his daughter Elizabeth Clemmer since the death of his wife, Betty, in 1991.Al...
Edwin Smith Carney II '35
Born in Staten Island, N.Y., son of Philip Wildes Carney 1902, Ed died at Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Medford, Mass., on Apr. 4, 2000, a month before his 87th birthday....
Richard Hunter Carter '35
Dick Carter, son of Russell Carter 1888, and born in Silver Bay, N.Y., died on Oct. 26, 1999, in Spring Valley, Calif., at age 86. He prepared for Princeton at Montclair...
John R. Caulk Jr. '35
JACK DIED of cancer Sept. 27, 1990, Lexington, Ky., after a brief illness. A native of St. Louis, he came toPrinceton from the St. Louis Country Day School, majored...
Frank Culver Cheston Jr. '35
Frank Cheston died March 25, 2008, in Warren, N.J. Born in Woodstock, Ontario, Frank was raised in South Orange, N.J., and came to Princeton from Columbia High School....
Alexander Smith Cochran '35
Our loyal classmate Alex Cochran died suddenly on Aug. 9, 1989, while vacationing in Northeast Harbor, Me. He had lunched with classmates only a day earlier.Alex came to...
Stephen W. Collins Jr. '35
Stephen Collins died on July 31, 1988, at a nursing home in Bangor, Me., after having suffered for years from Park¬inson's disease. He was a former minister of the...
Charles B. Colmore Jr. '35
WITH SORROW we report that "Bish" Colmofe died of cancer May 12, 1991, at his home in Baltimore.Born in Havana, he also lived in Puerto Rico, where his father was...
Thomas Alexander Cooper '35
TOM COOPER died June 3, 1990, at the Stanford Univ. hospital in Palo Alto, where he had been treated for cancer. He is Survived by his widow, Kate; son Tom '69; daughter...
Henry Rowland Cornwall '35 *47
Hank Cornwall died Sept. 18, 1997, in Concord, Mass., after a long illness. He was 84. A native of Middlebury, Vt., he came to Princeton from the Gunnery School in...
William S. Cox '35
Bill Cox, of New Canaan, Conn., a well-known yachtsman and sailing innovator, died of congestive heart failure at age 82 on Oct. 2, 1995. He leaves his wife, Libby, his...
William Mcgarvey Crafft '35
Bill Crafft died in Oakland, Calif., on July 28, 1989, just days before his 75th birthday. At Princeton, he was a premed student and won second-group honors. He often...
Gordon Samson Craig '35
Gordy Craig died Mar. 11, 2000, in Lake Worth, Fla. He prepared at Lawrenceville, where he played on the golf and baseball teams. At Princeton he majored in geology, won...
James Michael Curran Jr. '35
Jimmy died Oct. 10 in Houston. He was 86. He prepared for Princeton at Mercersburg Academy, where his father was renowned track coach and Jimmy member of the boxing...
Hugh Joseph Davis '35 *36
HUGH DAVIS died of cancer in Highline Community Hospital, Seattle, on May 14, 1992.Most of his 40year career as an engineer was with the Boeing Company, where he...
John Navarre de Macomb Jr. '35
Born in Bay Head, N.J., July 20, 1913, Frenchie died at the Rush Hospice Northshore in Evanston, Ill., on July 8, 2000. He was 86.He prepped for Princeton at Chicago's...
Benjamin Osbun Delaney '35
BEN DIED unexpectedly of an aneurysm in Silver Spring, Md., on Feb. 2, 1993, at the age of 80.He came to Princeton from the Hun School and majored in mechanical...
Henry Hayward Dinneen '35
Hayward died at home in Vero Beach, Fla., on Oct. 23, 2001.He was one of a big band of '35ers who entered Princeton from the Gilman School in Baltimore. He did well at...
Francis William Dinsmore Jr. '35
On Sept. 27, 2006, Dinny Dinsmore died at home in Philadelphia. Son of a member of the Class of 1904, Dinny led 1935 for many years. Dinny attended Lawrenceville...
Matthew Carton Dittmann '35
A retired Center City lawyer whose entire 45-year career was spent working for Ballard, Spahr, Andrews & Ingersoll in Philadelphia, Carl died in Bryn Mawr Hospital on...
Carl Blake Nigel Dixon '35
"PETE" DIXON, retired president of Saltcake Sales, died in Greenwich, Conn., Nov. 21, 1992, after an extended illness.Pete was born in Richmond, England, but moved with...
Christopher S. Donner Jr. '35
Chris Donner, teacher, educational administrator, patriot, and retired Marine Corps major was honorably discharged from life May 19, 2012, in Hallandale, Fla. He was...
Robert William Doyle '35
Bob, also known as Red, died June 23, 1998, at a nursing home in Rhode Island. He was 84. His wife, the former Mary Martha McMillen, had died in 1969. The family had...
John M. Duff '35
JACK DUFF died Sept. 9, 1991, after a long and difficult bout with leukemia, Jack was a Pittsburgher tried and trueShadyside Academy, Princeton, and then the Univ. of...
Eldon Horace Earle Jr. '35
A former class president, Eldon died at the Medical Center at Princeton April 27, 2002.Born in Newark, he prepared at Loomis School, Windsor, Conn. At Princeton he...
Durand Echeverria '35 *50
Itch died in Wellfleet, Mass., on May 21, 2001. Born in Short Hills, N.J., his early years in schools in Cuba and the US hinted at the multifaceted life he was to have....
William B. Elliott '35
Bill Elliott died Sept. 5, 1996, at his home in Colorado Springs, Colo., where he had lived for many years. He was 84. Born in Chicago, Bill came to Princeton from the...
G. Edward Escher Jr. '35
NED ESCHER died Feb. 3, 1993, of cardiac arrest, seven months shy of his 80th birthday. For most of his life, he lived in Fairfield County, Conn. Since his retirement in...
Frederick Hubbard Etherington '35
Retired company owner and community activist Frederick Etherington died Nov. 12, 2009, at Beaumont, a retirement community in Bryn Mawr, Pa. Born in Philadelphia,...
Robert Howe Everitt '35
Bob Everitt died May 7, 2008. Born in Jersey City, N.J., he came to Princeton from Newark Academy. At Princeton he majored in politics, ate at Colonial Club, and was...
Albert Frank Faber Jr. '35 *36
Al Faber died Jan. 19, 1996, in Wallingford, Conn., of Alzheimer's disease. He had lived at a health-care center for some time before he died. Al was born in Brooklyn in...
Byron Fairchild '35 *48
Belatedly the class has learned that Barney Fairchild-hiker, sailor, history professor, and military writer/adviser-died in Alexandria, Va., Aug. 1, 1996. Born in...
Joseph P. Farrell '35
Joe Farrell died Dec. 9, 1995, at his home in Washington, D.C., of complications following a stroke. Joe grew up in WilkesBarre and prepared for Princeton at Canterbury...
George Leslie Fenner Jr. '35
Born and raised in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., George also died there on Nov.16, 2001. He prepared for Princeton at Wyoming Seminary, and at Princeton, majored in history and was...
Robert Neely Ferrer '35
BOB DIED of cardiac arrest Feb. 6, 1993, at his home in Villanova, Penn., he was 79.He prepared at the William Penn Charter School, and after graduating from Princeton,...
Paul Fitting '35
PAUL FITTING died April 3, 1990. He was born Aug. 6, 1913, in Nutley, NJ. Paul went to Newark Academy where he played on the football, basketball, baseball teams,...
Richard Leigh Fitzgerald '35
Dick, also known to us as “Fitz,” and known to his family as “Leigh,” died Sept. 20, 2007, at Brookhaven in Lexington, Mass., after a series of illnesses. Born in...
Joseph A. Fleitas '35
Known to us as “Alb” or “Flate,” our classmate died Jan. 31, 2010, at Chestnut Hill Hospital in Philadelphia. A longtime Chestnut Hill resident, Alb was born in ...
Richard Elliot Fleming '35
Elliot died peacefully of natural causes Sept. 5, 2012, in Lancaster, Pa., just six days shy of his 98th birthday. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., Elliot grew up in East Orange,...
Thomas Fletcher '35
Rector Emeritus of St. Mark's Episcopal Church in New Britain, Conn., Tom Fletcher died Jan. 12 at his home in nearby Farmington, where he had lived in active retirement...
Thomas David Flynn '35
Born in Los Angeles, Tom died April 12, 2003, while on a family vacation in Puerto Rico.At Princeton, his performance in economics and election to Phi Beta Kappa were...
Anderson Fowler '35
Andy Fowler died July 10, 1997, from injuries suffered from a fall in January. He was 85. He came to Princeton from St. Paul's and roomed with Ollie Langenberg and Toly...
Kelvin Morgan Fox '35
Kel Fox, rancher, conservationist, governmental-affairs activist, and writer, died May 11, 1998, of heart failure. He was 85. He and his wife, Patty, lived in Munds...
Caleb Fellows Fox III '35
Cabe died Nov. 3, 1995, of a cancer which he had looked calmly in the eye for a year, during which he continued to amuse his large circle of friends with his contagious...
Walter M. Franklin III '35
Born in Rosemont, Pa., and raised in Plainfield, N.J., he came to Princeton from the Loomis School. At Princeton, he majored in mechanical engineering; was a member of...
Edward Montford Fucik '35
Ed Fucik, also known to us as “Red,” died peacefully April 6, 2010, in Lake Forest, Ill. Born in Chicago, he prepared for Princeton at Deerfield-Shields High School...
Charles Douglas Galloway Jr. '35
Doug died at his summer home in Beach Haven, N.J., on July 20, 2001. He prepared for Princeton at Chestnut Hill Academy in Philadelphia, and, at college, majored in...
Edward L. Galloway '35
ED GALLOWAY DIED at age 8 1, Jan. 5, 1994, in Springfield, Mo., where his daughter Kathy Harms lives. He had heart problems for many years.Ed came to Princeton from the...
Gilbert Kuhn Garretson '35
Gil died on May 16, 2002, in Morristown [N.J.] Memorial Hospital, not far from his retirement home in Basking Ridge.He prepared at Pingry School, where he was a member...
Irving S. Geer '35
Ike Geer died Nov. 12, 1995, from complications following an auto accident. He was born in Short Hills, N.J., and died in his 82nd year. The Geers were a Princeton...
Harry T. Gilbert Jr. '35
We lost Harry June 9, 2012, in Little Rock, Ark., from complications after a stroke. He was 100. Born in Chicago, Harry grew up in several cities and came to Princeton...
William B. Gold Jr. '35
William B. Gold Jr., a Phi Beta Kappa member our class, died July 13, 1998, renal failure. He was 84. He was a socially prominent lawyer, a WWII veteran, and one...
James Sylvester Goodwin '35
Jim died at the Medical Center at Princeton June 9, 2002, five days after he was stricken with a heart attack at the Reunions P-rade.Classmates were desolate. But...
Uri Balcom Grannis Jr. '35
After a brief illness, Balky died March 19, 2002.He prepared for Princeton at The Hill School and in college majored in psychology, captained the swim team, managed the...
Harold Nathan Graves Jr. '35
Harold died Nov. 13, 2002, at his home outside Washington, D.C.His Princeton years, he said, were some of the happiest in his life. But they and the year he spent...
Julian Arthur Gregory Jr. '35
A former class president who personified all that's special about the Class of 1935, Greg died Aug. 16, 2002.He was the son of J.A. Gregory 1897, and almost from the day...
James Victor Gurge '35
Bill died May 7, 2001, in Irvine, Calif., a continent away from Staten Island, N.Y., where he was born, raised, and developed a lifelong love for surf swimming and the...
Richard Hartman Haigh '35
Dick died Sept. 15, 2001, in Falmouth, Mass. A graduate of Columbia [Maplewood, N.J.] HS, he majored in French with honors at Princeton and was a member of the Glee...
Robert Mather Halliday '35
Bob died of cancer on Aug. 25, 1996. He was 85 and a lifetime resident of Stamford, Conn. His early education was at Andover. He roomed at Princeton for three years with...
Charles Bryant Halsey Jr. '35
Bry Halsey died of heart problems Jan. 1, 1997. He was 85. Born in Manhattan, he prepared for Princeton at Choate and Hun. He majored in architecture, belonged to...
Paul F. Hand '35
Paul died of Alzheimer’s disease June 15, 2011, in Crookston, Minn., where he had lived since 2008. He was 97. Born and raised in Ridgewood, N.J., he came to Princeton...
John Stafford Harlow '35
Jack died Mar. 19, 1999, in at his home in Spruce Head, Maine. He was 86. Son of Congregational ministers and the grandson of Samuel S. Harlow 1879, he was born in...
Willis F. Harrington '35 *36
Will Harrington, a former president of our class, died Jan. 21, 1997, of a major blood disorder, which he had battled valiantly for several years.Born in Washington...
Richard Elwood Harris '35
RICHARD HARRIS, of Hope, N.J., died Nov. 19, 1992, at a nursing home in Frelinghuysen. He was 80 and had retired in 1977 as a V.P. and senior trust officer of the...
William Heyward Harrison '35
BILL HARRISON DIED Oct. 7, 1990, in Louisville, Ky., where he lived all his life. Most of his business career was with the Taylor Drug Co., a family concern of 46 chain...
Joseph C. Hazen Jr. '35
Joe died May 13, 2005, in Essex Meadows, Conn. Born in Janesville, Wis., and raised in Illinois and New Jersey, he came to from the Peddie School. At...
Raymond L. Hess Jr. '35
RAY HESS DIE D of cancer in his home Jan. 13, 1994. At Princeton, he was a member of Charter Club. An accomplished musician, he played in dance orchestras and in the...
Kenneth Chadbourne Hewitt '35
KEN HEWITT, who was born in Pittsburgh, died in his sleep, at the age of 80, Dec. 17, 1992, at Longwood Retirement Community in Oakmont, Penn. He was a senior VP. of...
William F. Hewitt '35
BILL DIED Nov. 13, 1991, in Whittier, Calif. He came to Princeton from Hyde Park High School in Chicago and received an A.B. degree in biology. Bill then attended the...
James Leonard Highsaw Jr. '35
JIM WAS born in Memphis, Tenn., on Jan. 6, 1914. He died in Chevy Chase, Md., on July 9, 1992, of a heart ailment.Graduating from Memphis Technical H.S., Jim went to...
Ivan Lee Holt Jr. '35
Lee Holt died of heart failure in Louisiana, Mo., Apr. 7, 1997, after four years residence in a nursing home. He was 83. He had been a St. Louis Circuit Court judge for...
Frederick H. Howell '35
Fred Howell, of West Deptford, N.J., died Dec. 20, 1995. Fred's preparation for Princeton began at Hackensack (N.J.) H.S., where he was active in several sports. His...
James Miller Hustead II '35
Jim "Phoebe" Hustead II, who was quite particular about being known by his army rank of lieutenant colonel, died Dec. 25, 1997. He was 83. He had lived in Babson Park,...
Palmer Hutcheson Jr. '35
PALMER HUTCHESON Jr., a fifthgeneration Texan, died Jan. 26, 1990 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Houston.Palmer was born Apr. 17, 1913. He attended the Kinkaid School and...
Gordon A. Japp '35
GORDON DIED May 21, 1991. He had been survived by his widow, Marguritte, but unfortunately she passed away only for months after his demise.Gordon was a native of...
Willis W. Johnson Jr. '35
WILLIS JOHNSON, of Little Rock, Ark., died Mar. 20, 1993. He was with the Class of 1935 only as a freshman and earned a degree in economics from the Univ. of Virginia....
Robert C. Johnston '35
Bob died Dec. 4, 1998, at his home in Millbrook, N.Y. He was 85. He prepared at the Princeton Preparatory School and at Evander Childs H.S. in the Bronx, N.Y. At...
Thomas Henry Jones '35
Born in Harrisburg, Pa., Tom died in his sleep in Tarpon Springs, Fla., on Dec. 11, 1999. He was 87. He prepared for Princeton at Harrisburg Academy, where he was...
John Smith Francis Jr '35
Jay died Oct. 14, 2000. He graduated from Episcopal HS in Alexandria, Va., and at Princeton majored in economics, played basketball, sang in the Glee Club, and authored...
Franklin Patrick Kearney '35
Pat Kearney died Apr. 30, 1998, in Peterborough, N.H., of complications from a series of strokes which were bravely fought over a period of more than five years. He was...
Sanford Alexander Kellogg '35
WE REGRET to report that Sandy died Jan. 10, 1992, after four long years in a Greenwich, Conn., nursing home.Sandy was the son of F. Leonard Kellogg and Emilie Humphreys...
Theodore Holland Kelly '35
TED KELLY died at Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore on Dec. 18, 1991. Ted was a longtime resident of Princeton before moving to Chestertown, Md., on the Eastern...
John Kephart Jr. '35
Jack died July 15, 1990, in St. Petersburg, Fla.Jack prepared for Princeton at Haverford School and the Hill School. While at Princeton he roomed with Palmer Hutcheson,...
Sanford F. Ketcham '35
SANFORD F. KETCHAM died Oct. 20, 1992, of emphysema and colon cancer, both diagnosed when he was admitted to the hospital three weeks earlier for a slight heart...
Donald E. Kidd '35
DON KIDD, after a long illness, died Dec. 25, 1990, at his home in Needham, Mass., where he had lived for more than 32 years. He is survived by a son, Donald Jr., one...
Edward Crane Kirkpatrick '35
ED KIRKPATRICK died Dec. 29, 1990, after a courageous battle against circulatory problems over nine years. He prepared at Tower Hill School in Wilmington, Del. At...
Charles Campbell Koehn '35
CAMPBELL. KOEHN died May 15, 1992, in Dunedin, Fla., where he had been residing since the 1960s. He prepared for Princeton at Hoosac and the Hurt School. After...
John Konvalinka '35
DR. JOHN K. BENNETT, 78, died suddenly Dec. 15, 1990 in Tucson, Ariz. where he practiced internal medicine for 41 years until his retirement in July 1989. In his words,...
Kurt Ladenburg '35 *39
Dr. Kurt Ladenburg died July 30, 1998, of a stroke, in Kitty Hawk, N.C. He was 83. He graduated with honors and received a PhD in chemistry in 1939. Born in Breslau,...
Oliver M. Langenberg '35
Ollie died of natural causes March 28, 2012, in St. Louis, his lifelong home, just seven weeks shy of his 100th birthday. Coming to Princeton from St. Paul’s School, he...
Neil Fremont Lebhar '35
Neil died at his winter home in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., Feb. 11, 2002.He prepared for Princeton at Blair Academy in Blairstown, N.J., where he played baseball, was in...
Alexander Graham Lewis '35
Alec died at his home on Gramercy Park, NYC, Aug. 20, 1999, at age 88. He prepared for Princeton at Newark and Mercersberg Academies, participating in gymnastics, school...
Thornton Lewis Jr. '35
THE REVEREND THORNTON LEWIS JR., retired United Methodist minister, died of cancer in Minneapolis, Minn., Dec. 28, 1989. Rev. Lewis was pastor emeritus of the Grand...
Robert Carpenter Lydecker '35
Bob died on Mar. 7 in Basking Ridge, N.J., at age 85. He prepared at Glen Ridge H.S., where he was on the track team, served on the yearbook and literary board, was a...
William G. Mackenzie '35
BILL CAME TO PRINCETON from Palo Alto and roomed in junior and senior years with Manning Brown '36, '35ers Bob Hollett, Norman Balantine, and Balky Grannis, and rehab...
Rodger E. Macquigg '35
RODGER E. MACQUIGG died at the age of 79 in Albuquerque Feb. 3, 1993. Rodger was a prominent surgeon, and a pioneer of thoracic and cardiac surgery in New Mexico. He...
John F. Maloney '35
Jack died Feb. 14, 1997, of a heart attack at his home in Chappaqua, N.Y. Always energetic, he had played tennis the previous day.After graduation Jack worked in George...
John Felix Marchand '35
DR. JOHN F. MARCHAND, a familystyle physician, educator, scientist, and author, died of cancer in New York Hospital Sept. 16,1990. Born in England, educated at Exeter,...
James H. Marks '35
Jim Marks died in his native state of Pennsylvania on Aug. 30, 2000. Born in Edgeworth, Pa., he prepared for Princeton at Shady Side Academy, where golf, baseball, and...
Howard B. Matthews '35
MATTY DIED Jan. 9, 1992, near his home in Scotch Plains, NJ., of an apparent heart attack. He came to Princeton from East Orange (NJ.) High School and majored in...
Henry Mayer Jr. '35
Hank died of cancer Aug. 17, 2009, at his home Woodside, Calif. Born New York City, Hank came to Princeton from the Peddie School. At Prince- ton, he majored...
Thomas Edward McCabe '35
Tom, also known to us as “Mac,” Irish,” and “Killer,” died June 5, 2007, in Skillman, N.J. A lifelong resident of New Jersey, Tom was born and raised in Jersey City. He...
James Granville Mcclure '35
Jim died Jan 19, 2001, in Wheeling, W.Va. He prepared for Princeton at Mercersburg Academy, and at Princeton majored in politics and was a member of Cannon Club. He got...
Edgar Thomas Mccormick '35
EDGAR T. MCCORMICK, reigning U.S. Amateur Chess Champion, died at age 75 on March 12, 1991 in the J.F.K. Memorial Center in Edison, NJ.Edgar had retired in 1975, after...
John S. McCormick Jr. '35
John McCormick, known to us as “Johnnie” or “Barrel,” died July 16, 2010, at his home in Manchester, Vt. Born and raised in Pittsburgh, Johnnie came to us from Choate....
Henry C. McCormick '35
Mac died Feb. 10, 2011, in Longwood, Fla., just shy of his 99th birthday. Born in Williamsport, Pa., he came to Princeton from The Hill School. At Princeton he majored...
Roderick Mckenzie '35
RODERICK DIED Jan. 10, 1992, at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Pontiac, Mich. He was 79.Rod was an advertising executive for the Detroit Free Press, J. Walter Thompson, and...
Equen Burleson Meader '35
Yank died May 18, 1997, Honeoye Falls, N.Y., where he had lived for many years. His early education was at Peekskill Military Academy, from which he graduated first...
William Robert Meighan '35
Bill Meighan died Oct. 31, 2009, in Canal Winchester, Ohio. Born in Pittsburgh and raised in St. Petersburg, Fla., and New York City, he came to Princeton from St....
Wayne Kyrel Meschter '35
Kyrel died May 15, 2003. Born in Philadelphia, he came to Princeton from Abington High School and Penn Charter. He was an economics major and a member of Arbor...
James Moore Miller '35
Jim died on June 22, 1999, at his home in Chambersburg, Pa. He was 85. He prepared for Princeton at Mercersburg Academy, where his father was registrar. He studied at...
Irvine E. Moffatt '35
IRV MOFFATT and his widow, Doris, were faithful attendees of many reunions and class gatherings. Irv died in Brooksville, Fla., Mar. 20, 1993, after a marriage of over...
James Caddall Morehead Jr. '35
Bud was born in Bradenton, Fla., Oct. 29, 1913, and died in Houston on July 4, 1999. He prepared for Princeton at Schenley H.S., in Pittsburgh, where he played on the...
William Gamwell Moulton '35
An internationally known linguistics scholar, Bill died June 2, 2000, in Exeter N.H. He was 86.He graduated from Providence [R.I.] Country Day School, and at Princeton,...
Thomas Fretz Moyer '35
Born in Allentown, Pa., on May 8, 1913, Tom died in Clearwater, Fla., March 27, 2003.He prepared for Princeton at Phillips Academy in Andover, Mass., where he was a...
Philip G. Nelson '35
PHILIP G, NEISON, M.D., a noted psychiatrist, died Sept. 16, 1993, at his home in Greenville, N.C., where he had lived since 1960. Phil received his medical degree at...
John M. Niedringhaus '35
JACK NIEDRINGHAUS DIED of cancer Apr. 6, 1991, in Baltimore. Jack had lived in Arnold, Md., with his wife, the former Barbara Chess, whom he married in 1940 and who died...
Duncan Van Norden '35
DUNCAN VAN NORDEN died Dec. 15, 1990, in Palm Beach, Fla. During recent years in Palm Beach, he was a director of the Society of The Four Arts and of the Palm Beach...
Arthur Northwood Jr. '35
Another outstanding scholar of our class, Art Northwood, has died. He was a history major, a junior Phi Bete, president of Whig-Clio, recipient of two Rockefeller...
Donald G. Omeara '35
Don O'Meara died of cancer his sleep Sept. 9, 1995. Don was an active and popular member of our class, and those he leaves behind will miss him greatly.Don was born...
Ralph D. Osborne Jr. '35
RALPH WILL be keenly and widely missed. Foremost among his many Princeton friends were his five roommates, but they also included his Cottage Club colleagues and his...
Charles Abraham Owen Jr. '35 *36
Charles Abraham Owen Jr. died July 24, 1998. He was 84. He was born June 5, 1914, in Johnstown, Pa. Charles prepared at Rumsey Hall and Lawrenceville. He received...
George Doremus Patterson '35
George died at Stonegates, his retirement home in Greenville, Del., Jan. 29, 2002, a week before his 90th birthday.He prepared at the Hill School, in Pottstown, Pa. At...
John Legerwood Patterson Jr. '35
Jack Patterson, born in Roanoke, N.C., raised in Richmond, Va., and graduated from the Gilman School before attending Princeton, died in Richmond on Sept. 15, 2000. So...
Henry Hazlehurst Patton '35
Henry died May 31, 2003, in Princeton following a stroke. Born and raised in Philadelphia, he prepared at St. George’s. At Princeton he graduated magna cum laude in...
G. Fredrik Peterson '35
FRED DIED July 6, 1991, of pneumonia following a spinal fusion operation in Daytona Beach.He left Princeton after sophomore year to enter the family business, Eastern...
Richard E. Potts '35
DICK POTTS came Lo Princeton from Pottstown, Penn., and the Hill School and graduated with an engineering degree. He died Feb. 20, 1993, in Heartland Nursing Home in...
John Leake Propst '35
On Feb. 13, 1996, we lost another distinguished classmate with the death from cancer of Jack Propst. Born 1914, Jack came to Princeton from South Carolina, majoring...
James Edward Quigley '35
Jim Quigley, affectionately known by his classmates and many friends as Quig or Quigle, left us Jan. 22, 1996. He was born in Chicago in 1913 and was schooled at Lake...
Arthur Drake Reeve Jr. '35
Art died Mar. 19, 1999, at home in Rockville, Md. He was 86. He prepped at Newark Academy, was a history major at Princeton, roomed with Jack Harlow in his junior...
Ralph John Reiman '35
Ralph died May 24, 2002, four days before his 89th birthday.A graduate of Nichols School in Buffalo, he majored in economics and was a member of Tower Club at Princeton....
Michael Dudley Riddle '35
MIKE RIDDLE. DIED on July 14, 1990, after a long siege with cancer. Most of us last saw Mike at our 50th reunion. He prepared for Princeton at Hun and played on our...
Herman August Ringler '35
THOUGH HE DID not have an opportunity to prove it, Herman Ringlet may have been Princeton's most talented diver ever. Certainly his colleagues on the freshman and...
James N. Robertson '35
JIM DIED Oct. 3, 1990, in West Chester, Penn., and was buried at Arlington Natl. Cemetery, Fort Meyer; Va., with full military honors.Jim prepared at Mercersburg...
Edward C. Roe '35
Edward C. Roe passed away Mar. 16, 1996. Ed was born in NYC in 1913 and grew up in Jacksonville, Fla., where he spent most of his business career. He prepared for...
John G. H. Rogers '35
Jack Rogers, a champion golfer and a worthy Princetonian, died Aug. 4, 1997, from heart problems. He was 82. He entered Princeton from Choate, majored in French, and...
Frederick Phelps Ross '35
FRED DIED PEACEFULLY at his home in Fitchburg, Mass Oct. 1, 1990. He had been slowed down by a stroke three years ago.Fred was born in Detroit Nov. 8, 1915, and came to...
John Baker Schaner '35
JOHN SCHANER died Nov. 27, 1992, at Hershey Medical Center, Penn. He was 79 and had been ill for a number of years. His primary health problem was hypoglycemia.Most of...
Carl Jacob Schmidlapp II '35
The third of four brothers to attend Princeton between 1932-38, Carl died Dec. 29, 1999, in Oyster Bay, N.Y., not far from his home on Centre Island. He was 87.Carl...
Norton Onayne R Schonfeld '35
Nort died in Silver Spring, Md., July 17, 2002.He spent his freshman year of college at Notre Dame, then transferred to Princeton, where he majored in politics and...
Cyrus Bryson Schreiner '35
Cyrus Schreiner, also known to us as “C.B.,” “Cy,” and “Bryce,” died Jan. 7, 2010, in Upper St. Clair, Pa. Born in Lebanon, Pa., he came to Princeton from...
Hans Otto Schundler '35
Otto Schundler died Nov. 28, 1996, of heart problems. He was 83. He and Gertrud, his wife of 54 years, had recently moved from Westfield to Fellowship Village, a...
Richard B. Scudder '35
We lost Dick July 11, 2012, when he died at his home in Navesink, N.J. He was born in Newark and was descended from a signer of the Articles of Confederation. At...
Thomas G. Scully '35
Tom Scully, a prominent lawyer and resident of Winchester, Va., died Mar. 4, 1996, of lung cancer. was 83. Tom was a widower, his wife, Bennie, having died in 1983....
Henry L. Shaw '35
Hank died peacefully April 15, 2009, at his home in Lancaster, Pa., after a lengthy illness. Born in Trenton, Hank graduated from Princeton High School. He lived in...
Paschal Green Shook Jr. '35
Paschal died Feb. 9, 2003, in Mountain Brook, Ala., not far from his birthplace of Birmingham.He prepared for Princeton at the Birmingham University School, where he was...
John S. Simpson '35
John, known to us as “Johnny,” died Nov. 10, 2011, at Indiana Regional Medical Center in Indiana, Pa., where he was born, raised, and lived nearly all of his life. A...
James T. Skelly Jr. '35
Jim Skelly died Oct. 13, 1995, in Delray Beach, Fla., after a long illness. His wife, Margaret Taylor, had died several years earlier. He is survived by three children,...
Stevan Butler Smith '35
Steve died Dec. 14, 1997, in his Banner, Wyo., home, from the complications of Alzheimer's disease. Since retiring from business in 1978, Steve and his wife, Margaret,...
G. Kidder E. Smith '35 *38
Few men attain the stature in their elected fields that was reached by the classmate known affectionately as Geks. A graduate of Princeton's School of Architecture (MFA...
George Rockwell Smith '35
George Smith died Dec. 4, 1996. He was 83. He was born on Long Island and lived in NYC. His prep school education was at St. Paul's School in Concord, N.H. At Princeton...
John Lewis Smith Jr. '35
JOHN LEWIS SMITH JR., age 79, a retired chief judge of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia and former chief judge of the D.C. Court of General Sessions,...
Harold Calhoun Smith Jr. '35
"SMITTY," "H.C.," OR "CALHOUN," as he was variously known to classmates, died Sept. 28, 1992, after a six-month bout with cancer. Smitty's death has deprived our Class...
Thomas Snelham '35
Tom Snelham died Oct. 31, 1996. His wife of 56 years, the former Frances Hart, predeceased him in Apr. 1996. Surviving are three children, Julia Stokes, Linda...
Albert Conrad Snell '35
Al, also known to us as “Albie,” died peacefully April 20, 2010. Born in Rochester, N.Y., Al came to us from The Hill School. At Princeton he majored in biology and...
Harold G. Spence '35
HAL SPENCE died Mar. 17, 1992, in Naples, Fla., at age 79. That afternoon he suffered a heart attack, having played golf with a friend in the morning.Hal prepared for...
Robert Lorth Stephenson '35
Bob Stephenson died July 20, 1998, in Pittsburgh, Pa., after a long battle with heart problems. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Madeline.Bob prepared at Shady...
Walker Woods Stevenson '35
ONE OF OUR most loyal and outstanding classmates, Walker died Mar. 2, 1992, after an almost threemonth struggle with a series of complications. A memorial service was...
Frederick S. Strong III '35
Fritz died May 22, 2010, in Bloomfield Hills, Mich. Born in Washington, D.C., and raised in Michigan, he came to Princeton from St. Paul’s School. A history major,...
Prasobsukh Sukhsvasti '35
His Serene Highness Prince Prasobsukh Sukhsvasti died peacefully of cancer in Bangkok on Aug. 12, 1985. Known to us as Ned, he was the 20th son of Lt. Gen. H.R.H. Prince...
Robert Henry Super '35 *41
Dr. Bob Super, professor emeritus of English at the U. of Michigan, died of a massive stroke Mar. 29, 1996. Born in Wilkes Barre and rooming for four years with George...
Edwin White Sutton Jr. '35
White died Mar. 14, 1999, in Laguna Hills, Calif., of bilateral pneumonia. He was 85. Born and raised in Honolulu, he prepared at Punahou Academy, where he played on the...
Robert E. L. Taylor Jr. '35
Bob died July 2, 2009, of natural causes at his home in Bryn Mawr, Pa. Born in Norfolk, Va., he came to Princeton from Gilman School in Baltimore and Episcopal...
Frederick Harlan Temple '35
Fred died July 22, 2001, at his home in Charlotte, N.C. He grew up in New Rochelle, N.Y., and attended high school there. At Princeton he majored in economics and went...
Muneyori Terashima '35
MUNEYORI TERASHIMA PASSED away Apr. 7, 1993, in Tokyo. When he joined our class in Sept. 1931, he was Count Muneyori Terashima, a Mitsui Count. Yori, as we called him,...
Williamson Thomas '35
Sandy Thomas passed away Oct. 2, 1995, in Rumson, N.J. He was 82. Born in Elizabeth, Sandy came to Princeton from St. Paul's School, where he pursued racquet sports in...
Samuel Finley Thomas '35
SAMUEL F. THOMAS, a distinguished neurologist in N.Y.C., died of an aneurism on May 31, 1989, in Salt Lake City, where he and his wife, Ruth Larson Thomas, had lived...
Llewellyn C. Thomas '35
Llew died Oct. 26, 2011, in Eugene, Ore., of age-related causes. The son of an Episcopal missionary, he was born in Porto Alegre, Brazil. He grew up in the Washington,...
Nelson Thomasson III '35
Nels died Aug. 6, 1999, in Garrett County Memorial Hospital, Oakland, Md., near his summer home in Mountain Lake Park. He was 86.Son of Nelson Jr. 1900, and Indie...
Clark Baldwin Tower '35 *36
Clark Tower, known to us as "Gabe" in his campus days, died on Oct. 23, 1997, following a short illness. He was 85. He and Sarah were inveterate reuners and devoted...
Herminio Traviesas '35
TRAVIE DIED Dec. 3, 1993, following a stroke. He had a distinguished career in TV and advertising, serving as a vp. of NBC; CBS; and Batton, Barton, Durstine, and...
Charles Daniel Trexler '35
A lifelong New Yorker, Trex died at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital in Manhattan Feb. 20, 2002.Born in Brooklyn, Trex was grandson of a Lutheran minister and son of...
Frederick Lum Trowbridge '35 *44
Fred Trowbridge died on Apr. 20, 1989, in Klamath Falls, Oreg., to which he had moved in 1985 to be nearer his family. For more than ten years, Fred struggled with...
Robert Patterson Turner Jr. '35
Bob died in Albuquerque, N.M., Jan. 7, 2002.At Princeton, he was active on the Daily Princetonian, joined Cloister Inn, and graduated with a degree in civil engineering....
Russell Thayer Tutt II '35
RUSSELL THAYER TUTT II died at home in Colorado Springs, on Oct. 21, 1992, succumbing to a third bout of the lymphoma that assailed him during his Final years. Entering...
Henry Willets Underhill '35
WOODY WAS BORN Apr. 7,1913, in a farmhouse, which had been in the family since 1793 in Jericho, Long Island. He died of cancer at WinthropUniv. Hospital, Mineola, May 8,...
George A. Vondermuhll Jr. '35
Vondy died Jan. 12, 2008, at Duncaster Retirement Community in Bloomfield, Conn. He was the son of George A. Vondermuhll Sr. 1904 and Kate Louise Knapp. George grew up...
George A. Vondermuhll Jr. '35
Vondy died of cancer Jan. 12, 2008, in Bloomfield, Conn. A son of 1904, he was born in New York City and raised there and in Litchfield, Conn. He came to Princeton...
Roland Voorhees '35
Rollo died Mar. 6, 1999, after 10 bedridden years in his Darien, Conn., home. He was 85. Valedictorian at the Gilman School, he majored in chemical engineering at...
Walter Willard Walker '35
Walt died on May 6, 2001, in Minneapolis, Minn. He prepared for Princeton at the Blake School, where he was known for his many both academic and athletic interests. At...
Douglas Edwin Ward '35
After a valiant five-year fight against lung cancer, Doug died Oct. 6, 1998, at home. At Princeton he majored in economics. After graduation, he joined the Newark...
Charles Willard Bennett Wardell Jr. '35
Charlie died of melanoma March 8, 2003, in Naples, Fla. Charlie came to Princeton from Poly Prep in Brooklyn, N.Y. At Princeton he majored in political science, was...
Robert Wardrop II '35
Bob Wardrop died in Pittsburgh U.'s medical center on Sept. 4, 1999, at age 85. Born in Fort Wayne, Ind., son of W. Miller Wardrop 1899, he prepared for Princeton at...
Stryker Warren '35
Stryker Warren died Mar. 14, 1996, in Clearwater, Fla., as a result of complications after surgery for an aortic aneurysm. He was 83.Stryker prepared for Princeton at...
Channing Way Jr. '35
CHANNING DIED May 1, 1992, at the Devon Manor Nursing Home, Devon, Penn., following a long, debilitating illness,Born in West Chester, Penn., in 1912, he attended the...
Henri Andre Weismann '35
Andy died in NYC on Feb. 27, 1999, four days prior to his 85th birthday. At Princeton he majored in economics, became a member of the varsity wrestling team, and joined...
Norman Spencer Welch Jr. '35
Belatedly, the news has reached us that Norm Welch died Apr. 21, 1997, peacefully, in his sleep, at home in Reswell, Ga. He was 84.Norm entered Princeton from the H.S....
Lloyd Allen Wilbur '35
LLOYD AMEN WILBUR died Oct. 24, 1989, in Trenton, NJ, the city where he was born. He was 78 and had suffered from spinal arthritis and other maladies for over 30 years....
James Peter Williams III '35
Pete, a Philadelphia lawyer who specialized in trusts and estate work for more than 40 years, died Apr. 28, 2001. At Princeton he majored in history and lettered on the...
Thomas W. Wilson Jr. '35
Thomas W. Wilson Jr., a distinguished writer and lecturer who was a former government official, journalist, and consultant, died of congestive heart failure Nov. 8,...
Joseph Donaldson Wood '35
Born in Morgantown, W.Va., May 22, 1912, "Moon" died July 18, 2000, in Asheboro, N.C. He was 88.He prepared for Princeton at Phillips Exeter Academy, where he was on the...
Eugene C. Worden Jr. '35
Gene died Feb. 23, 1997, from angina and esophageal cancer. He was 83. The family lived in New Canaan, Conn.; Naples, Fla.; and Charlottesville, Va.Although Gene did not...
Richard Ridgway Wright '35
Dick died Oct. 16, 2009, at Hamilton (N.J.) Continuing Care Center. He was born on Merino Hill Farm near Allentown, N.J., and came to Princeton from the Peddie...
Richard Rohr Zundel '35
Dick died Sept. 15, 1998, in JFK Hospital near his home in Edison, N.J. He was 85. He was a class favorite at Lawrenceville and Princeton, where he played freshman...
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