Current Issue

Apr. 28, 2010

Vol. 110, No. 12

Memorials

Memorials by Class: 1965

Douglas Barden '65

Doug died Aug. 20, 2010, at Mountain Air Country Club in Burnsville, N.C., of a heart attack brought on by a massive blood clot. His primary residence had been in...

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J. Vaughan Barron '65

J. Vaughan Barron was born in Greensboro, N.C., Apr. 10, 1943, and joined our class freshman year after attending Hopkins Grammar in Westport, Conn. He left Princeton...

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Norman C. Bensley '65

Norm died Oct. 28, 2013, after a multi-year battle with cancer. Born in New York City, he attended Fieldston, playing varsity golf for three years, although the...

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C. Robert Biondino '65

Bob died Oct. 9, 2010. He graduated from Choate and, after Princeton, from the University of Dentistry and Medicine of New Jersey. He interned at the...

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Charles Wurts Stewart Bissell Jr. '65

Born in Bryn Mawr, Pa., on Apr. 1, 1943, to Charles and Jane Bissell, Charlie died unexpectedly on May 30, 2000, at his home in Strafford, Pa. His mother and two younger...

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Brad Burg '65

Brad succumbed to pancreatic cancer Nov. 4, 2008.   Born and educated in Valley Stream, N.Y., Brad majored in English at Princeton and won the Freshman English Prize....

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James E. Cameron Jr. '65

Jim Cameron died of cancer Dec. 14, 2012, at the University Medical Center of Princeton in Plainsboro, N.J., the town he lived in for more than 40 years. He was...

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David M. Chen '65

David M. Chen died of a heart attack on Mar. 9, 1999. at his home in Montreal. He was born in Chungking, China, and immigrated to this country when his father was posted...

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Richard Cion '65

Rich Cion died suddenly of a heart attack March 27, 2007.   He was born in Hartford, Conn., and attended Weaver High School there. He majored in the Woodrow Wilson...

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Thomas M. Curto '65

Our beloved classmate, Tom “Turtle” Curto, died March 27, 2009, in San Francisco after a mercifully brief battle with esophageal cancer.   At Princeton he roomed with...

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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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Ralph W. Fawcett '65

Ralph died July 3, 2009, from a heart attack at the age of 66.   Prior to Princeton, where he was a member of Elm Club, he graduated from Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake...

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David W. Fisher '65

Dave died July 31, 2011, after a short but valiant battle with lung cancer. Dave was born in Riverdale, Md. He graduated from St. Paul’s School in Brookland- ville, Md....

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Peter A. Freeman '65

Peter died March 3, 2005, after a valiant 8 1/2-year battle against multiple myeloma.He graduated from New Canaan (Conn.) High School, received his degree in electrical...

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Lloyd Lowndes Friend III '65

After a prolonged period of declining health, Lloyd L. Friend, known to his many friends as “Waddie,” died Dec. 11, 2008, at home in Maplewood, N.J. Pattie, his best...

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Paul D. Gottlieb '65

Paul Gottlieb died of liver cancer Nov. 1, 2003, after a short, heroic fight.Paul was raised Highland Park, N.J., and attended Rutgers Prep. At Princeton he majored...

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Thomas Hannah '65

Tom died Aug. 9, 2003; he was 60. Born in Washington, D.C., he came to Princeton from Roosevelt High in Yonkers, N.Y. Tom was a member of Quadrangle Club, majored in...

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Charles Linn Haslam '65

C. L. Haslam died of heart failure Jan. 23, 2003, in Washington, D.C.C. L. was a politics major and Charter Club member, but was best known on campus as the head (" 'Za...

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Thomas E. Heftler '65

On the morning of June 23, 2007, while bicycling in Southampton, N.Y., Tom Heftler was struck and killed by a drunk driver. A cum laude graduate of New York University...

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James L. Henshaw '65

Jim died May 25, 2012, at Memorial Hospital in Abington, Pa., from Parkinson’s disease. Jim was valedictorian of his class at Orchard Park High School near Buffalo. At...

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James L. Henshaw '65

Jim died May 25, 2012, at Memorial Hospital in Abington, Pa., from Parkinson’s disease. Jim was valedictorian of his class at Orchard Park High School near Buffalo....

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Coleman Hicks '65

Coleman died Aug. 3, 2004, of kidney cancer and a stroke.He was born in Columbus, Ohio, and grew up in Mason City, Iowa. At Princeton he roomed with Bill Bradley, John...

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Thomas Woodward Houghton '65

Tom died of pancreatic cancer May 27, 2002, in Houston. A native of Dallas, his forebears included two of the "Old Three Hundred" Anglo-Americans who colonized Texas...

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Pat C. Hu '65

Pat Hu succumbed to a recurrence of colon cancer on June 9, 1999, in Los Altos, Calif. Pat had a long and productive career at Sun Microsystems, following up on his...

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Gazaway Lamar Crittenden Jr. '65

Lem died Aug. 1, 2007, in the crash of his ultralight plane while he was attempting to land at Cranland Airport in Hanson, Mass. Lem was raised in Dover, Mass.,...

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John Owen King III '65

John died June 13, 2001, at home in Ann Arbor, Mich., after a long, courageous battle against MS. John's spirit, tenacity, and intellect inspired his family, students,...

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William N. Lane III '65

Bill Lane died of a recurrence of cancer Sept. 20, 2002, at his home in Lake Forest, Ill. At Princeton, he majored in economics, took his meals at Charter and roomed...

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Peter G. Lincoln '65

Pete Lincoln died Aug. 6, 2000, in Manhattan from a recurrence of renal cell carcinoma, which he had battled since 1986. Born in Philadelphia, he graduated from...

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H. Bailey Lynn II '65

Bailey died of a heart attack Sept. 13, 2008, at his home in Delaplane, Va.   The son of Hugh Lynn ’36, Bailey came to us from Louisville Country Day School. After...

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William P. Maclean III '65

BILL WAS BORN in Bainbridge, Md., attended L'ecole Française in Barcelona, and entered Princeton, in 1961, where he met his future wife, Ellen Gillespie. He earned his...

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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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John Maloney '65

The class was saddened to learn that John Maloney died Aug. 13, 2011, in Asheville, N.C., of cancer. Born in Princeton and raised in Chappaqua, N.Y., John came to us...

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Kent E. Mast '65

Kent Mast died April 24, 2014, after an extended illness. Born in Media, Pa., Kent majored in politics, took his meals at Cottage Club, and was a four-year member of...

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William S. McCardle Jr. '65

Bill, whom we also knew as Mac, died Nov. 23, 2011, in Monterey, Calif., after a six-year battle with cancer. He came to Princeton from Shady Side Academy in...

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Roger C. Mills '65

Roger Mills died of cancer May 3, 2010.   He came to Princeton to study aerospace engineering and physics after two years at Annapolis. Through a Princeton in Asia...

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Samuel G. Mygatt '65

Sam died Feb. 16, 2010, after living with a rare form of cancer for almost 11 years.   After Princeton, Sam spent two years in the Peace Corps in Nepal, a very...

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John B. O'Sullivan '65

When John O’Sullivan died in his sleep of a heart attack April 23, 2010, just before our 45th reunion, which he planned to attend, we lost one of our blithest...

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Howard Olson '65

Howard died of liver cancer on Jan. 22, 1997, while awaiting treatment at the U. of Chicago Hospital.After Princeton he attended Georgia Tech on a Callaway Foundation...

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William Kent Parker '65

WILL PARKER, son of Harold (Hank) Parker '27, died Mar. 29, 1993. Born and raised in Butler, Penn. Will's early academic interest was in language and literature. He...

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George Arvid Peterson '65

George Arvid Peterson died Nov. 21, 2008, at home in Washington, D.C., after a courageous, yearlong battle with brain cancer.   George’s life was celebrated Dec. 13 at...

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Donald M. Pett '65

Don died at home April 26, 2007, two years after being diagnosed with stage-four kidney cancer. It is a tribute to his physical strength and mental...

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Jeffrey L. Piech '65

ON SEPT. 19, 1991, Jeff Piech was stricken by a sudden and lethal heart attack at his home in Wilmington.Jeff came to Princeton from Aiken, S.C. He majored in...

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Samuel B. Pierson '65

Sam Pierson died Oct. 9, 2010, from lung cancer.   One of our large and unruly Gilman School contingent, he majored in English, ate at Cap and Gown, and wrestled and...

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R. Bruce Robertson '65

Bruce Robertson died of prostate cancer Jan. 6, 2009. At Princeton, he majored in economics, graduating with honors, and was a member of the varsity football team, ROTC,...

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Frank M. Schmidt '65

Frank died Nov. 12, 2011, of melanoma. Frank came to Princeton from Riverside (N.J.) High School. At Princeton he majored in psychology, played trumpet in the Band, was...

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William W. Schoening '65

Bill died of heart failure Nov. 5, 2011. He came to us from John Burroughs School St. Louis, where he was active football, basketball, and track. He majored...

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Noel Shipman '65

Noel Shipman died Dec. 13, 1994, of prostate cancer, the same disease that had claimed his father only four months earlier.At the time of his death, Noel was living in...

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John Shirk '65

John died of respiratory failure Nov. 8, 2011, at Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh. He was a graduate of Manheim Township High School in Lancaster, Pa., and lived in...

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George I. Spence '65

George Spence died peacefully March 13, 2007, in Johnson City, Tenn., after a 5 1/2--year battle with a rare form of cancer of the appendix. Born in Rochester, N.Y.,...

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Donald Adams Taylor '65

Don Taylor, attorney and resident of Manhasset, N.Y., died May 15, 2009, of an intracerebral hemorrhage. An avid wrestler in high school and college, Don continued to...

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Rudolf Thun '65

Rudi Thun died suddenly Aug. 6, 2012, at his home in Ann Arbor, where he was a professor of physics at the University of Michigan. He was a key participant in the...

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John F. Vigorita '65

John Vigorita died Jan. 11, 1999, at the Cayuga Medical Center in Ithaca, N.Y., after a month-long illness. Among our most distinguished intellectual lights, he earned...

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Howard E. Waddell '65

Howie died Feb. 9, 2005, of leukemia in Miami.He lived in Plainfield, N.J., in Rochester Syosset, N.Y., while growing up. He majored in economics at Princeton...

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Paul Weeks II '65

Paul died May 31, 2006, a year after partying at our 40th, 11 months after his basketball team placed fourth in the Senior Olympics, and four months after being...

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Charles H. Whitebread '65

Combining intellectual and physical energy with spiritual and financial generosity, Charlie Whitebread, who died of lung cancer Sept. 16, 2008, at home in Santa Monica,...

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Peter Whitney '65

Pete died Feb. 9, 2012, from a stroke following cardiovascular surgery. He came to Princeton from Horace Greeley High School in Chappaqua, N.Y. He majored in history...

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Richard Williams '65 *68

“Buck” Williams died Dec. 15, 2012, from cancer at home in Onondaga Hill, N.Y., surrounded by his family. Born in Washington, D.C., he came to Princeton from Ridley...

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K. Nicholas Wilson '65

Nick died June 1, 2010, in Oklahoma City, having survived testicular cancer surgery at age 2.   He grew up in Oklahoma and came to Princeton from Shattuck Military ...

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Jeffrey J. Wong '65

Jeff died Nov. 16, 2001, of a heart attack at home in Sausalito. Jeff was born on July 24, 1943, in San Francisco, played the Prince in a high school production of The...

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Sanford S. Zeller '65

Skip, a larger-than-life character whose warmth spread through every gathering he attended, from Reunions to motorcycle tours and racing events, died suddenly Aug. 25,...

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