Current Issue

Apr. 6, 2011

Vol. 111, No. 10

Memorials

Memorials by Class: 1942

Edwin Blomquist '42

Edwin R. Blomquist died in Chicago March 23, 2008, following a fall.   Ed received his secondary education at the Southern Arizona School for Boys. Following a year at...

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John C. Richards '42

John C. Richards died March 7, 2008, after a brief illness. Jack graduated first in his class at Roosevelt High School in Yonkers, N.Y. At Princeton he majored in...

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Caldwell Alexander '42

Caldwell Alexander died June 10, 2009, in Southampton, N.Y.   Cal prepared at Bronxville (N.Y.) High School. At Princeton he was on the board of the Nassau Lit, and a...

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Everett Tomlinson Allen '42

Ev died Dec. 3, 2000, at Evanston [Ill.] Hospital, after a long period of failing health. His business career was devoted mostly to print sales in magazines, newspapers,...

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Albert Leroy Allen Jr. '42

Albert Allen died July 20, 2009.   Albert was a native of Harrisburg, Pa., where he was born in 1920. He attended the Harrisburg Academy and Mercersburg. After his...

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Warren L. Allen '42

Warren Allen, businessman and community leader, died in Seaford, Del., Nov. 14, 2010. With the exception of his Army service, he lived in Seaford for his entire life....

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Melvin Arvid Anderson Jr. '42

Mel Anderson died Nov. 24, 2009. With his death the class lost one of its outstanding scholars. Mel was a true Californian. He was born in Oakland and attended...

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William Johns Andrews '42

Bill died May 2, 2001, of melanoma at Layhill Center in Silver Spring, Md. A CIA researcher, he retired in 1981.Coming to Princeton from Knoxville [Tenn.] H.S., Bill...

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David Forsyth Anthony '42

Dave died Sept. 26, 2000, at Lynchburg [Va.] General Hospital following a heart attack. After a long and distinguished career in education, Dave retired in 1987 as...

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Carlos Ignacio Arcaya '42

Belatedly the class learned that Carlos died May 21, 2002, in Caracas, Venezuela.Carlos left us in our sophomore year to return to Caracas. Since then he practically...

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Mac Asbill Jr. '42

THE CLASS LOST a loyal member and an outstanding attorney when Mac died May 21, 1992, in Potomjc, Md., his home for most of his life. He came to Washington as a law...

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Henry Sloan Austin Jr. '42

Henry Austin died Dec. 27, 2009, in a nursing home in Atlantic Highlands, N.J. Hank prepared at Kent School. Princeton was a natural choice; Hank was a descendant of...

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John Philip Axtell '42

JOHN DIED Jan. 2, 1994, in White Plains, N.Y. He retired from the Scarsdale Natl. Bank in 1982, where he had been a V.P. in the trust department for most of his...

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Howard Baetjer II '42

WHEN HOWARD BAEIJER died May 26, 1992, the Class lost one of its most buoyant spirits. He remained that way throughout lifea tribute to his strength, faith, and good...

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Herbert S. Bailey Jr. '42

Herbert Bailey, publisher and bookman, died June 28, 2011, in Chapel Hill, N.C. Herb was born in New York City in 1921 and prepared at the Horace Mann School. At...

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Robert Andrea Baldini '42

Bob died Aug. 1, 1997, in Overlook Hospital in Summit, N.J. Bob spent his entire career in the importation of natural gums and waxes, and was semiretired at the time of...

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John Davis A. Banks '42

Dave died Nov. 29, 2005, under hospice care in Vero Beach, Fla.He prepared at the Berkshire School in Sheffield, Mass. At Princeton, Dave majored in engineering, earned...

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Robert Bayless Barcley '42

Bob died July 3, 1995, in St. Petersburg, Fla., his home since 1949. He was recovering from cancer surgery and died of heart complications.A real-estate developer, Bob...

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Richard La Meter Van Barre '42

Dick, an advertising executive until an extraordinary career change, died June 29, 2004, at home in Cherry Valley, N.Y.President of the National Honor Society at...

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Sloan Young Bashinsky '42

Sloan, a prominent businessman and the son of Leo Eli Bashinsky '13, died Aug. 2, 2005, in Birmingham, Ala.A cum laude graduate of Lawrenceville, our self-proclaimed...

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William Bauer Jr. '42

Bill Bauer died May 24, 2012, in Sparks, Md. Bill was born in Newark, N.J., and prepared for college at Blair Academy. At Princeton, Bill roomed with Bob Korf, Mac...

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Francis Denis Joseph Beatty '42 *49

Den died Jan. 14, 2002, of lung cancer at home in San Francisco. A retired architect, he enjoyed international travel. His wanderlust began as the son of a US naval...

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Clarence Stanley Ernest Bellows III '42

Stan died Aug. 15, 2005, in Midland, Texas, where his family had lived for over 50 years.He came to Princeton from Summit (N.J.) High School, where he was a member of...

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Robert Anthony Bender '42 *49

Robert Bender died Sept. 28, 2009, in Annapolis, Md., after a yearlong struggle with pancreatic cancer.   Bob came to Princeton from Thomas Jefferson High School in...

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John L. Bender '42 *49

John Bender died Aug. 13, 2012, in Fairfax, Va. John was a native of Princeton. His father, Harold Bender, was professor of Indo-Germanic philology at the...

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Gordon Bent '42

Gordy, brother of the late William Bent ’41, died Sept. 19, 2006, at home in Lake Forest, Ill. A graduate of The Hill School, at Princeton he majored in history and was...

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Edward Justus Berghausen '42

Ed died Feb. 28, 1999, in Glendale, Ohio, after a long illness. He was a lifelong resident of Cincinnati.During WWII, Ed served in the Navy for over three years in the...

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Victor Silvio Berni '42

Vic died Jan. 5, 2003, in Barrington, R.I. He was 84.He prepared at the Riverdale Country School in NYC. At Princeton, Vic achieved honors in modern languages, won the...

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Allen Caryl Bigelow Jr. '42

Ace Bigelow died of prostate cancer Aug. 27, 2007, in Charlotte, N.C. A lifelong bachelor, he had lived in Charlotte for many years. Ace was born in Princeton in 1919...

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Charles Blakey Blackmar '42

Charlie died Jan. 29, 2007, in Bellair, Fla. Our youngest classmate, Charlie came to us from Southwest High School in Kansas City, Mo., majored in politics, won the...

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James R. Blizzard '42

Bob “Bliz”Blizzard died Aug. 24, 2010, in a nursing home in Colorado. Bliz was a graduate of Glen-Nor High School in Glenolden, Pa. At Princeton he roomed...

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Montague Blundon Jr. '42

Monty Blundon died May 5, 2010, in Washington, D.C.,   from complications following heart surgery.   Monty prepared at Woodberry Forest. At Princeton he played on the...

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H. Dickson S. Boenning '42

Dick Boenning died Oct. 28, 2011, at his vacation home in Jamestown, R.I. Dick prepared for college at Penn Charter School, where he was captain of the basketball team....

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Henry Otis Bonnar Jr. '42

Hank died May 7, 2002, in Rockland, Maine. He came to us from Andover, where he was on the hockey, lacrosse, and swimming teams. At Princeton he was an honors student in...

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Robert S. Borden '42

Bob, a mathematician and music aficionado, died Mar. 8, 2004, in Peoria, Ill. He was 82.Having prepared at Western Reserve Academy in Hudson, Ohio, Bob majored in...

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William Picton Boswell '42

Bill Boswell died July 23, 1999, in Cincinnati, his lifelong home. Bill's health had been affected ever since recovering from serious brain injury in 1978. He retired...

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John H. Boyd '42

John Hay Boyd died Jan. 20, 2009, in Fairfield, Conn., from complications of Parkinson’s disease. Salty Boyd came to Princeton from the Oundle School in...

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Charles Dilworth Brakeley '42

Pete succumbed to Alzheimer's disease Apr. 17, 2003, in Middlebury, Vt.Pete prepared for Princeton at Borden-town Military Institute and the Lawrence-ville School, from...

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Herbert Van Sant Brewer '42

Van Brewer died peacefully March 5, 2007, at home in Brewster, Mass. A graduate of Choate School, Van was captain of the championship wrestling team at Princeton and...

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Norman George Brink '42 *44

Norm died July 28, 2001, in Palm Harbor, Fla. A brilliant research chemist, he devoted his entire career to organic and biochemical research. Retiring from a 36-year...

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Charles M.P. Brinton '42

Charlie was born in Philadelphia. He prepared at Episcopal Academy. At Princeton he majored in modern languages and joined Tiger Inn. Charlie learned to play squash at...

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John Nixon Brooks Jr. '42

JOHN DIED July 27, 1993, at the Southampton (L.I.) Nursing Home, following a debilitating stroke, his second, suffered more than two years ago. He was the author of...

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Curtiss Foss Brown '42

Curt Brown of Concord, Mass., died Feb. 19, 2004, of leukemia.Having prepared at Middlesex School, Curt selected civil engineering as his major at Princeton. To focus on...

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James F. Brown III '42

Jim Brown died Dec. 15, 2012, in Charleston, W.Va., the city in which he had spent most of his life, with the exception of service during World War II.   Jim...

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John Vaclav Broz '42

John died Oct. 11, 1996, in Beaufort, S.C., after a long struggle with cancer of the esophagus. He retired in 1991 after a business career in export sales...

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Charles Benjamin Brush Jr. '42

Ben died July 22, 2001, after complications from a stroke, in Port Chester, N.Y. He had retired in 1983 from Stroheim & Romann, a New York distributor of decorative...

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Ralph Wells Buddington Jr. '42

Bud died Sept. 9, 2001, at his home in Covington, La. After a career in medicine, teaching psychiatry, he retired more than 10 years ago.Joining the class from Deerfield...

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Frederic Grater Burk Jr. '42

Fred died in Philadelphia on Feb. 24, 1988, but we did not receive word of it until recently. At the time of his death, he was retired from the book-publishing industry,...

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Charles Vaughn Burlingham '42

Vaughn Burlingham died Jan. 9, 2013, in San Anselmo, Calif. Vaughn was born in Janesville, Wis. During his boyhood the family moved to Winnetka, Ill., where Vaughn...

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William Owings Burwell '42 *49

Bill died Aug. 6, 2003, in Savannah.Born in Seattle, he prepared at Phillips Exeter Academy and graduated from Princeton with honors in architecture. He was a member of...

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William Bush Jr. '42

Bill died Dec. 25, 2001, in Sanford, Fla., of a heart attack. He retired as Seminole County engineer several years ago. A wonderful man of many talents, Bill will always...

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Donald W. Bussmann '42

Donald Bussman, a physician and medical educator, died Jan. 17, 2011, in Seattle as the result of a fracture incurred in a fall.   Don attended St. Louis University...

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Robert Norman Caine '42

NORM DIED of cancer at his home in Pelham, N.Y., on Nov. 15, 1989. At the time of his death, he was a self-employed attorney and real estate broker based in Pelham.He...

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William Callery Jr. '42

William Callery Jr. died of heart failure Dec. 27, 2008, in Palo Alto, Calif.   Bill was the son of William Callery ’12 and Irene Daly. He prepared at the Gilman School...

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Alan Lochiel Cameron '42

AL DIED Jan. 31, 1990, at Queen of the Valley Hospital in Napa, Calif., after a protracted illness. At the time of his death, he was a retired stockbroker, having spent...

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William Waller Canon Jr. '42

WALLIE DIED Jan. 29,1990, in Brookfield, Wisc., his home for many years. He came to Princeton as a member of the Class of 1941, leaving the campus at the end of...

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John Franklin Carruthers '42

John died in San Antonio, Tex., on Nov. 8, 2001, from a massive stroke. Most of his postwar career was devoted to investment management.Coming to Princeton from...

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Frederick Rolland Carson '42

Rolly died in Chicago on July 1, 2002, after a long and distinguished career as a lawyer. He retired as a partner with the law firm Isham, Lincoln, and Beale in 1988,...

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Frederick Rolland Carson '42

Rolly died in Chicago on July 1, 2002, after a long and distinguished career as a lawyer. He retired as a partner with the law firm Isham, Lincoln, and Beale in 1988,...

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Damon Carter '42

The end of an era. Damon, paragon of class secretaries and exemplar of fulfillment in career and retirement, died unexpectedly July 19, 2004, in New London, N.H.A...

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John T. Carter '42

John died May 5, 1994, after a long and painful illness, the result of injuries received during World War II, from which he never fully recovered. He will be remembered...

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Philip Case '42

Phil died Dec. 22, 1998, of nonHodgkin's lymphoma at Crestwood Manor Convalescent Center in Whiting, N.J. He retired from the life insurance business in 1968.Before...

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John Ambrose Cawley '42

JOHN DIED Dec. 1, 1989, in Providence, R.I. after a long illness. He and his wife, Polly, had moved to Little Comp¬ton, R.I. about five years ago after spending most of...

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Elbert Haring Chandor '42

"Red" Chandor, 82, one of our most colorful classmates and descendant of alums beginning with the Class of 1784, died Dec. 22, 2003, in NYC.After preparation at South...

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Robert Preston Chew '42

Bob Chew died Sept. 15, 1997, in Charlottesville, Va., his home since leaving Greenwich, Conn., in 1992. At the time of his death Bob was retired from a lifetime career,...

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Ralph Edwin Church Jr. '42

Ralph died June 5, 2007, at home in Vero Beach, Fla. He 86. A graduate of St. Alban’s in Washington, D.C., he majored in mechanical engineering at Princeton. He...

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John David Cist '42

Dave Cist died June 24, 2010, in Wilmington, Del.   Dave was born in Chicago, the son of Frank Cist 1909. He prepared for college at the Kent School, where he was on...

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Howard Morton Clark '42

HOWIE DIED of a ruptured appendix on Mar. 17, 1992, at medical facility in Seclona, Ariz., his home since 1990. He and Duckie, his wife of nearly 49 years, had moved...

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David C. Clarke '42

Dave Clark died Nov. 6, 2010, in Yarmouth, Maine. Dave graduated from The Gunnery in 1938 and matriculated at Princeton, which at least three members of his family had...

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Malcolm John Cochrane '42

Mac died at home, in Port Townsend, Wash., on Jan. 5, 2002. He retired in 1980, after many years of working for Los Angeles County, and moved his family to Port...

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Herbert Phalon Cole Jr. '42

Herb died in Mobile, Ala., May 1, 1995, from a stroke following a heart attack. In 1975, he had retired from Mobile Paint Manufacturing Co., where he handled industrial...

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Kenneth W. Condit '42 *51

Kenneth Condit, an acclaimed military historian, died July 16, 2013, in Mitchellville, Md. Ken grew up in Princeton and attended the Hun School. At Princeton, he...

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William Harold Congleton '42 *43

Bill died June 11, 2001, from complications of Parkinson's and heart disease, in St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Brighton, Mass. He retired in 1999 as a general partner...

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George Enger Connett '42

GEORGE DIED of cancer Dec. 18, 1992, in South Dartmouth, Mass., the summer home to which he had retired in 1980 to enjoy fulltime his love ofsailing and painting.Coming...

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Eugene Virginius Connett IV '42

Eugene Connett died June 12, 2009, in Greenwich, Conn.   Gene was the son of Eugene Connett III 1912 and came to Princeton from St. Paul’s School, where he was active...

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John Heman Converse '42

John died Mar. 9, 1999, at home, in Villanova, Pa. Having devoted his entire business career to the securities industry, he retired from Paine Webber in 1985.John...

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Peter Horst Conze '42

Pete and his wife, Betty, were killed Mar. 4, 1999, in a head-on collision with a fire truck in Bradenton, Fla. Pete spent most of his business career with Celanese...

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Charles Winant Cook '42

Chuck Cook died of cancer April 3, 2009, in Sparks, Md.   Chuck prepared at the Browning School in New York City. At Princeton he joined Dial Lodge and majored in...

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Norman William Cook Jr. '42

Norman Cook, universally known as “Topper,” died Feb. 5, 2010, his home in Pennswood Village in Newtown, Pa. Topper was the son of Norman W. Cook 1911. He prepared...

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Merritt Todd Cooke III '42

Todd Cooke, our class valedictorian, prominent executive, revered civic leader, and music aficionado, died Oct. 15, 2004, at home in Bryn Mawr, Pa.An outstanding scholar...

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Albert Martin Cooke Jr. '42

AL DIED Sept. 7, 1990, at his home in Louisville, Ky. At the time of his death he was retired, having spent his career in industry, mostly manufacturing. Al grew up in...

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Robert Porter Cooper '42

AFTER A LONG BATTLE with cancer, Bob died Sept. 13, 1992, in Skaneateles, N.Y., his home for the past 25 years. In 1975, Bob retired from a long career with the Genesee...

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Stuart Whitehead Cooper '42

Stu Cooper died of arteriosclerotic heart disease Dec. 1, 2009, in Cape Coral, Fla.   Stu got his start at Columbia High School in South Orange, N.J. He followed his...

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Duport Mauro Copp '42

DUPE DIED June 21, 1989, of lung cancer at Anne Arundel Medical Center near his hometown, Shady Side, Md. At the time of his death, he was a consultant for U.S. Army...

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Richard John Cowan '42

DICK WAS killed in one-car accident on Dec. 6, 1989, seven miles east of his ranch near Riley, Oreg. At the time of his death Dick was actively pursuing his career as...

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Alfred Johnson Coyle '42

Alfred J. Coyle died June 17, 2007, in Tequesta, Fla., after a long illness. With his death the Class of 1942 lost one of its outstanding figures in the...

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Fain Carter Crain '42

Word was received recently that Carter died Mar. 21, 1995, in Houston, Tex. He had retired from managing his commercial and residential real estate business in...

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Clinton Tillinghast Crolius '42

Jim died July 5, 2000, at home in Wenham, Mass. He retired from the practice of law in 1990.Coming to Princeton from Deerfield, he majored in English, graduating with...

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George Albert Cunningham Jr. '42

GEORGE DIED Nov. 9, 1992, in Palm Beach, Fla., his home for more than 35 years. At the time of his death, he was still practicing medicine as medical director at the...

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Richard Livingston Davies '42

Dick died Dec. 3, 2002, of pancreatic cancer in Hillsboro Beach, Fla. After a career in engineering design, he retired to Florida with his wife, Caryl. She predeceased...

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Robert M. Davis '42

Twink Davis died Sept. 1, 2013, at Pennswood Village in Newtown, Pa. He grew up in Lawrenceville, N.J., where he attended the Lawrenceville School. At Princeton,...

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Laurence Rolf Russell Dawson '42

Larry Dawson died Dec. 4, 2007, in Los Altos Hills, Calif.  Larry was the son of John C. Dawson Jr. 1912. His father and mother were killed in an airplane crash when he...

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Edward Evans Denniston Jr. '42

Ted died Mar. 22, 2000, in Steuben, Maine, his home since 1987. In engineering and sales most of his career, Ted was retired at the time of his death.Ted prepared...

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Charlton deSaussure '42 *42

Charlton deSaussure died of a ruptured aneurysm Nov. 6, 2008, in Charleston, S.C.   Charlton was born in Fort Clark, Texas, and grew up in various Army posts, following...

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James Young Deupree '42

Jim Deupree died of cancer Sept. 19, 1999, in Boston. He retired in 1972 from Procter & Gamble, where he worked in various management capacities.Coming to Princeton from...

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Stephen Bronson Dewing '42

Steve died Feb. 7, 1996, in Norway, Maine, of Parkinson's disease. He had retired from the practice of radiology in 1983.Steve prepared at Lawrenceville, and at...

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Thomas Dickson Jr. '42

TOM DIED of cancer Oct. 19, 1991, in Bridgeton, N.J., his home for 45 years. He had devoted his entire business career, starting in 1946, to AirWork Corp., of which he...

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John Charles Dillon III '42

Jack Dillon died May 24, 1996, in Greenwich, Conn. He had retired from the family printing business, J. C. Dillon Printing Co., as president, in 1993.Jack prepared for...

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Warren Field Dixon '42

Warren died Aug. 6, 2000, of a heart attack at a nursing facility in Dallas. A retired obstetrician, he delivered babies for over 40 years at Presbyterian Hospital in...

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Samuel Doak '42

Sam Doak died Jan. 31, 2012, in Hanover, N.H., where he had lived for some time as a resident of the Kendal at Hanover retirement community. He was born in Philadelphia...

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Gordon Watkins Douglas '42

Gordy died July 29, 2000, in Mantoloking, N.J. A renowned and highly respected obstetrician/gynecologist, he devoted his entire career to women's health care at...

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Thomas Newsam Doyle III '42

TOM DIED SEPT. 2, 1993. Active in real estate for nearly all of his business life, Tom had divided his time in recent years between Boynton Beach, Fla., and Somers,...

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Henry Middleton Drinker '42

Henry died May 26, 1999, after a long illness. A lifelong resident of the Philadelphia area, in 1989 he retired from Chestnut Hill Pediatric Group after 37 years of...

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Thomas Means Dugan '42

Tom Dugan died in July 1997 at College Manor, the retirement home where he had lived for many years, in Lutherville, Md. Although Tom had continued his studies in...

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William Alfred Eddy '42

Bill died of a brain tumor on July 18, 1989. From beginning to end, his life was one of faith, love, courage, and humor. The son of William A. Eddy '17, he was born in...

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Sam Arlent Edwards '42

Sam Edwards died of leukemia Oct. 25, 2008, in Washington, D.C.   He was born in Bruges, Belgium, son of the renowned British mezzotint engraver S. Arlent Edwards. He...

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Richard Fox Sedric Eells '42

RICHARD SEDRIC FOX EELLS, a distinguished authority on corporate philanthropy, died in New York Hospital oil Oct. 5, 1992. He was 75 years of age. Mr. Fells was born in...

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Edward Charles Eisenhart '42

Ed died Oct. 18, 2001, at home in Charlottesville, Va., of a heart attack. After a long career in the magazine field he retired in 1974 to devote his energies to...

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William H. Emig '42

Bill Emig died Feb. 14, 2012, in Columbus, Ohio, where he had lived most of his life. Bill attended Bexley High School and Columbus Academy. During his senior year at...

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Wallace M. Erwin '42

Wallace Erwin, teacher and Arabist, died Aug. 4, 2011. Wally grew up in Louisville, Ky., and prepared for Princeton at the Georgia Military Academy. At Princeton he...

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Henry Newton Ess III '42

Henry died in NYC on Oct. 27, 2000, after a long illness. He was a trust and estates partner at the New York law firm Sullivan & Cromwell, where he spent his entire law...

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Hugh A. Eubank '42

Hugh A. Eubank died of intestinal obstruction Feb. 27, 2009.   Hugh was born in Springfield, Mass., and prepared at Deerfield, where he was captain of the swimming team...

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C. Sims Farr '42

C. Sims Farr, a prominent attorney, died of cancer Dec. 11, 2007. Sims graduated from Kent School and attended Princeton for two years before beginning officers’...

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Richard Dike Faxon '42

Dick died June 24, 2000, in Tulsa, his home since 1947. After a career as a geologist, he retired from Keener Oil Co. in 1981, with the onset of Parkinson's...

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William C. Felch '42

William Felch died April 12, 2012, in Carmel, Calif. Bill was born in Lakewood, Ohio. He graduated from Plainfield (N.J.) High School in 1937 and from Phillips Exeter...

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Charles Duncan Ferris '42

Charles, one of our brightest, died Jan. 30, 2005, of interstitial lung disease in Morristown, N.J.Valedictorian and member of the National Honor Society at Mountain...

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Thomas Robert Fiddler '42

Bob Fiddler died June 27, 2007, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., after a prolonged illness. He was born in New York City, son of Earle Thomas Fiddler 1909. Bob graduated...

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Nichols Fisher '42

Nick died Apr. 23, 2000, in Greenwich, Conn., his home for most of his life. He was a retired banker at the time of his death.Preparing for Princeton at the Asheville...

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David Fitting '42

Dave died of cancer in Hillsborough, N.J., on Nov. 15, 2002. With other stalwart members of '42, including Class Pres. Rusty Husted, he came to Princeton from Newark...

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Leonard Edward Fitzgerald '42

Fitz died Apr. 19, 2002, in Tempe, Ariz., his home for many years. He retired from two careers, the first in 1967, from the Air Force as a director of electronics...

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Robert Chase Flint '42

The class recently received the sad news that Bob Flint died suddenly in the spring of 1999 in Lake Forest, Ill., of causes related to previous heart problems.From his...

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Patrick Wood Flournoy Jr. '42

Pat died Aug. 25, 1996, in Sarasota, Fla., after a long and debilitating bout with Parkinson's disease. It was first diagnosed while at his summer home in Denver in...

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Robert Congdon Forgan '42

BOB DIED Dec. 10, 1990, at home in Sarasota, Fla. Bob had suffered from arthritis throughout virtually entire life, but it never slowed him down or diminished...

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George Foster '42

George Foster died Oct. 29, 1997, in Nice, France. George graduated from Abington (Pa.) High School. He entered Princeton in 1938 but transferred to Bucknell in 1941....

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David Anderson Fowler '42

Dave died Nov. 1, 2002, in Bryn Mawr, Pa., of end-stage renal failure. Although ill for several years, Dave never lost the twinkle in his eye, his infectious chuckle, or...

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Henry Clay Frick II '42

Clay died Feb. 9, 2007, at home in Alpine, N.J. He was the sole grandson of Henry Clay Frick, the Pittsburgh industrialist, financier, art collector, and founder of the...

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William Herman Fricker '42

Bill Fricker died Aug. 14, 1995, at his home in Atlanta, Ga. He had survived a revolutionary bladder operation, which served to prolong his life for several years, but...

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Roger L. Fulton '42

ROGER DIED AT HOME in Laguna Niguel, Calif., Feb. 6, 1994. A pioneer in the computer industry, he spent more than 40 years as a systems analyst with LogiconUltraSystems,...

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John Pryor Furman '42

Jack died Apr. 13, 1999, in a nursing home near Washington, D.C., after a long illness. He retired in 1988 from his own law practice after a varied, distinguished career...

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Clement E. Gardiner III '42

Clement Gardiner died May 19, 2012, in Frederick, Md. Clem prepared for college at the Millbrook School. At Princeton he rowed on the freshman crew and served as...

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Matthew Gault Jr. '42

Matt Gault, a retired bank executive, died June 22, 2003, in Princeton after a long illness. He prepared at the Gilman School and Episcopal High School. At Princeton he...

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Henry Nevin Gehman '42

Nev died Nov. 4, 1999, at St. Luke's Hospital in Jacksonville, of pneumonia complications. After a career in advertising in NYC, he retired to St. Augustine, Fla., in...

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William John Gemmel Jr. '42

BILL DIED Nov. 19, 1991, in Bay St. Louis, Mo., his home for many years. After spending his entire career in the sale and marketing of basic metals, including steel,...

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Robert Louis Gensler '42

Bob, of Petaluma, Calif., died June 12, 2003, from complications of Parkinson's disease.A graduate of Newark Academy, he was an honors major in chemistry at Princeton....

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Gherardo Gherardi '42

Gherardo "Zeke" Gherardi, a pathologist and teacher, died Sept. 6, 2007, in an automobile accident near Hearne, Texas. He was 86. Zeke was born in Lucca, Italy. In 1933...

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Thomas Fenner Gibson Jr. '42

Tom died Aug. 19, 2002, in Indianapolis. He came to Princeton from Haddonfield [N.J.] HS, where he had been the yearbook editor. At Princeton, Tom was circulation...

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Mcghee Tyson Gilpin '42

Tyson died May 7, 2000, from cancer. An internationally known and respected breeder of thoroughbred horses, he devoted his entire life after WWII to breeding, selling,...

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Harry William Goas '42

Harry died Apr. 17, 2002, in Berkeley, N.J. After a distinguished 36-year career with the Montclair Times, he retired in 1984, as editor.Coming from a long line of...

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Darius Lee Goff '42

Bud died May 9, 1998, in Sanibel, Fla., where he had established winter residence a few years ago. Although a native of Rhode Island, he moved to Bermuda in 1969 and,...

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Ettore Howard Grassi '42

Bud, a prominent textile executive, died April 24, 2006, in Chestertown, Md.A graduate of St. Paul's School, Concord, N.H., where he was an outstanding athlete, Bud left...

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James K. Greenbaum '42

James Greenbaum died March 13, 2014, at his home in Kittanning, Pa. Jim prepared at Mercersburg Academy. At Princeton he pitched on the baseball team, majored in...

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Phillip Nathaniel Ellis Greene Jr. '42

PHIL DIED Aug. 20, 1993, in Fair Haven, N.J., of a stroke during openheart surgery. He and Barbara, his wife of 51 years, had just returned from a cruise when he...

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Bernard Patrick Griffin '42

Bo, a relative of Donald Griffin '23, died Sept. 29, 2005, at Prince George's Hospital Center in Cheverly, Va., following a stroke and subdural hematoma. He was 85.Bo...

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Hector Wallace Griswold '42

Hec Griswold died June 4, 2006, in Naples, Fla., following open-heart surgery. A graduate of Phillips Exeter Academy, Hec was an honors major in chemical engineering...

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Foster Monette Grose Jr. '42

Fos Grose died May 11, 1996, after a long bout with prostate cancer. He retired two years ago as president of Weaver Associates, Inc., an employee benefits consulting...

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Christian Godfrey Gunther '42

CHRIS DIED in 1983 on the island of Cyprus, where he had been born. The Class learned of his death in late 1991, as his whereabouts were unknown for nearly 20...

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John Reiley Guthrie '42

John R. Guthrie, a four-star U.S. Army general, died May 25, 2009.   Jack came to Princeton from Blair Academy. He joined Key and Seal, received honors in history, and...

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Walter Guzzardi Jr. '42

Guzz died Mar. 26, 2002, in Charlottesville, Va., after a brief illness. A talented writer, he spent most of his career with Time and Fortune magazines in Europe and...

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William W. Haerther Jr. '42

William Haerther died April 16, 2012, in Jacksonville, Fla. He was 91. Bill prepared for Princeton at the Hotchkiss School. At college he majored in mechanical...

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William J. Hagenah Jr. '42

Bill Hagenah died June 20, 2010, in Evanston, Ill. Bill came to Princeton as one of 12 graduates of New Trier High School in Winnetka, Ill. At college he majored in...

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Stuart Hamilton '42

Stu, son of Samuel Hamilton 1910, died Sept. 19, 2006, in Glastonbury, Conn., after a period of declining health. A graduate of the Loomis School, Stu majored in...

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Robert Hampton III '42

Bob died June 17, 2000, at Danbury (Conn.) hospital, of complications from emphysema. He retired in 1982 as a senior partner in the accounting firm Price...

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George Jason Hanks Jr. '42

George Hanks died Dec. 26, 2008, in Chapel Hill, N.C., after a long struggle with Alzheimer’s disease. George prepared for Princeton at the Lawrenceville School. At...

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Charles Roe Hardin Jr. '42

Charlie died of congestive heart failure Nov. 1, 2001, at Fellowship Village in Basking Ridge, N.J. He retired from the practice of law in 1991.He prepared at Exeter,...

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William B. Harding '42

William Boyd Harding  died June 29, 2011, in Allentown, Pa. Boyd prepared at Columbia High School in Maplewood, N.J., where he was a member of the student council....

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James Coffin Harle '42

Jim, a linguist and eminent historian and curator of Eastern art at Oxford University, died June 27, 2004.Having prepared at St. George's School in Rhode Island, at...

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John J. Harmon '42

John Harmon died Aug. 18, 2010, in Rochester, N.Y., after a fall in his home. John came to Princeton from Trinity School in New York City. At Princeton he joined Dial...

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John J. Harmon '42

John Harmon died Aug. 18, 2010, in the Episcopal Church Home in Rochester, N.Y. He spent his life trying to create a better world for mankind. After graduating from...

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Marshall Erwin Harrison '42

MARSH DIED Oct. 11, 1991, after a long battle with cancer, in Woodbridge, Conn. At the time of his death he was active as a consultant to the restaurant business he...

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William Klipstein Harryman Jr. '42

Bill died Dec. 29, 2000, in Charlottesville, Va., his home since 1992, having moved there from Oradell and Hackensack, N.J., where he had lived during his career in...

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Stephen Crouse Hart '42

Steve, who engaged in religious work throughout his career, died Feb. 25, 2006, at the Florida Hospital in DeLand.A graduate of Asheville (N.C.) School, he earned honors...

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Richard Hartshorne '42

Dick died June 13, 2007, in Sacramento, Calif., of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Son of Richard Hartshorne 1909, Dick prepared at the Avon Old Farms School and...

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Reuel Kimball Hartshorne '42

Kim Hartshorne of Bay Point Harbor in Point Pleasant, N.J., died July 26, 2005, in Ocean Medical Center. He was 85.A talented musician and composer, Kim began playing...

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Charles Bullock Hazzard '42

"Hap" died Mar. 10, 2004, of congestive heart failure in Providence, R.I.He prepared at the Millbrook School and majored in civil engineering at Princeton, where he was...

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Robert Mathieu Healey '42

Bob, who became an eminent teacher and church historian despite being born with severely deformed arms and hands, died Apr. 16, 2004, at home in Savoy, Ill.Bob prepared...

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John Albert Henry '42

John died Oct. 3, 2001, at his home in Easton, Md. He retired in 1972 after nearly 30 years with Creole Petroleum in Venezuela.Preparing for Princeton at the Hun School,...

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William Henry Schoen III '42

William Schoen, speech writer and public-relations executive, died June 9, 2010, in Royal Oak, Mich. Bill entered Princeton with ’42 but left as war loomed to join the...

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Richard Armacost Hess '42

Dick died Nov. 28, 1998, at home, in Easton, Md. He devoted his entire career to life insurance, remaining as a consultant to the firm he founded in 1972 until the time...

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Cecil Walter Hewitt Jr. '42

WALTER CECIL HEWITT JR. '42 Walter, who courageously recovered from a turbulent and troubled mid-career, died Sept. 21, 2006, in Lansdale, Pa. A graduate of Garden...

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Trumbull Higgins '42

TRUMBULL DIED of a heart attack at St. Luke's Hospital in N.Y.C. Apr. 25,1990. He was a military historian and an author who once described himself as "a specialist in...

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Gordon Edwards Hildreth '42

GORDY DIED on Aug. 15, 1989, in Columbus, Ohio, his lifelong hometown. At the time of his death, he was the retired president of the Kinnear Division of Harsco Corp., a...

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Norman Ellsworth Holzkamp '42

Norm died Aug. 12, 2001, of prostate cancer, in Walnut Creek, Calif. After 26 years with Ford Motor Car Co., in a number of executive capacities, he retired in 1981.He...

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James Edward Hooper Jr. '42

JIM DIED unexpectedly, of a heart attack, on Dec. 24, 1992, at his home in Owings Mills, Md. He had retired, after 43 years with the family textile sales business,...

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Joseph Condon Hoopes '42

JOE DIED of heart failure on Aug. 20, 1993, in Skagway, Alaska, while he and Betty, his wife of more than 50 years, were on a cruise.Joe prepared for Princeton at...

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Burtis W. Horner '42

Burt Horner died Nov. 13, 2010, in Califon, N.J., after a struggle with Alzheimer’s disease. Burt was born in Glen Ridge, N.J., the son of Burtis S. Horner 1910. He...

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James R. Hosking '42

James Hosking died April 26, 2011, at home in South Windsor, Conn. He was 90. Jim was born in Dover, N.J., and graduated from East Orange High School. While in high...

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Roy Patton Howell Jr. '42

Versatile Pat Howell, who switched careers to achieve distinction as a writer, editor, and consultant in psychotherapy, died May 16, 2005, in Dallas.A graduate of...

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James J. Howley '42

Jim Howley died Feb. 12, 2012, in Florida after a brief illness. Jim was born in Jersey City, N.J., in 1920 and graduated from St. Peter’s Preparatory School at age 16....

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S. Elliott Hume '42

Elliott Hume died March 20, 2011, from kidney failure and cancer. Except for Army service, Elliott spent his entire life in New Jersey. He graduated from Montclair High...

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William Armstrong Hunter III '42

Army Hunter died July 15, 1999, of a heart attack, at home in Weathersfield, Vt. An ordained minister who never actually had a congregation, he was known to all as one...

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Thomas Foster Huntington '42

Tom Huntington, longtime class executive committee member and P-rade marshal, died after a long illness Dec. 16, 2008, at his home in Skillman, N.J. Tom graduated from...

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John S. Huyler III '42

John Huyler, a longtime teacher and outdoorsman, died in Ojai, Calif., Jan. 2, 2014. Jack was born and raised in Greenwich, Conn. He attended Kent School. At...

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Philip Henry Ward III '42

Philip H. Ward died at home of congestive heart failure March 18, 2008. Phil came to Princeton from Penn Charter School, where he had been on the golf...

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Augustus Paine Gibson Il '42

GUSTY PAINE died on May 9, 1993, at his home in Hobe Sound, Fla., where he had lived since 1973.At the time of his death, he was very active in local affairs, serving as...

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Alexander Rose Imlay '42

Sandy died at home, in San Rafael, Calif., Sept. 9, 2000, of a brain tumor. He retired in 1984 from a long and distinguished law career in San Francisco.Coming to...

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Perry Slade Innis '42

Slade died July 10, 1998, in San Francisco, where he had lived for many years. He retired from the ministry after 18 years of service and had enjoyed a second career...

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Thomas Browning Irwin '42

Tom, our athletic, gregarious, and loyal classmate, died on Nov. 15, 2002, of cancer, in Westwood, Mass. Tom was born in Philadelphia and came to Princeton from...

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Bradford Mcelderry Jacobs '42

Brad died Apr. 5, 1997, of complications from lung surgery at John Hopkins Hospital. He retired in 1979 after a distinguished 44-year career in journalism with the...

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Joseph Latta Jamison '42

Following a long illness, Joe died Sept. 17, 2001, in Greensburg, Pa., his lifelong home. Everyone who knew Joe will remember his warm and engaging smile. A superb...

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Gerald Charles Johnson '42

WORD HAS BEEN RECEIVED that Jerry died May 22, 1983, in Burlingame, Calif. His whereabouts had been unknown since the early 1980s. At the time of his death, from...

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Geoffrey Montogmery Talbot Jones '42

Geoffrey Montgomery Talbot Jones, a survivor of heroic service during World War II, died of malignant melanoma July 20, 2007, in New York City. Jeff came to Princeton...

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Charles Luther Jones '42

Chuck died Feb. 12, 1999, in Greenwich, Conn., after a long illness. He retired in 1986 after an outstanding career in the practice of law.Coming to Princeton from...

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Alfred Clifford Jones '42

Cliff died of cancer of the mouth Oct. 9, 1996, in his native St. Louis. He had enjoyed a long and distinguished career in state politics, serving as a member of the...

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Herman Ulmer Jr. '42

Herdy Ulmer died of heart failure March 19, 2008, in Jacksonville, Fla.   He was born in Jacksonville and prepared at The Hill School. At Princeton, Herdy played on the...

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Franklin Sale Judson '42

Jud died of heart failure July 23, 2002, in Greenwich, Conn., where he had lived for the past 25 years. He retired in 1984 as president of Stroheim & Romann, one of the...

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Harold Leslie Kalt Jr. '42

Harry died Jan. 7, 1997, in Scottsdale, Ariz., his home since 1987. His business career was initially in the family lumber business, in NYC, and later in marine...

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Robert Munson Kee '42

Bob Kee, 81, a pioneer in development of commercial and military helicopters, died Mar. 28, 2001, at home in Stratford, Conn.He prepared at Morristown [N.J.] HS. At...

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Henry Gouverneur Keeler Jr. '42

After a lengthy illness, Hank died Sept. 23, 2005, in Vero Beach, Fla., where he and his second wife, Suzanne, spent the last several years. For most of his life he...

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James Merritt Keels '42

JIM DIED Mar, 23, 1992, in Point Pleasant, NJ,, his home for the past ten years. At the time of his death, Jim retired from teaching math at the Peddie School in...

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Richard Ellsworth Keeney '42

Dick, a lifelong resident of Gardner, Mass., died of a stroke Jan. 1, 2006. He prepared for Princeton at Gardner High School and Mount Hermon School. At Princeton he...

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George Monteith Keller Jr. '42

GEORGE DIED Sept. 2, 1993, in Chicago after a brief illness. He had suffered a stroke several years ago, prompting his move back from North Carolina, where he had...

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Fred Isaac Kent II '42

Fred died Mar. 31, 2002, at home in Essex, Conn. An independent businessman, he was the owner of an electronics firm in Canaan, Conn. One of the few undergraduates who...

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Edmund Key III '42

Ed died Aug. 25, 1996, in Marshall, Tex., lifelong home. His entire business career was devoted to oil and gas investing, from which he was retired at the time of...

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John Edward Keyes '42

John died Mar. 30, 2001, at his home in Shelburne, Vt. A talented musician, he devoted his business career to accounting, but derived great pleasure and satisfaction...

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Dayton Tyler Kieswetter '42

Dayton T. Kieswetter died Jan. 4, 2009, in Montecito, Calif.   Tony prepared at the Lawrenceville School. At Princeton he was on the editorial staff of The Daily...

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Edward Ralph Kimmel '42

Ned died July 1, 2005, at home in Wilmington, Del.A graduate of Western High School in Washington, D.C., Ned majored in politics at Princeton. He was president of Court...

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John Swinton King '42

John S. King died Aug. 30, 2007, of lung cancer in Ann Arbor, Mich. John prepared at the Detroit University School. At Princeton he majored in politics and was a member...

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George William King '42

George King died Dec. 4, 2007, of Alzheimer’s disease in Willoughby, Ohio. George prepared at Harrisburg Academy. At Princeton he played in the band, joined Cloister...

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Irving Bowdoin Kingsford '42

Irv died of pulmonary emboli Sep. 22, 1999, at the Medical Center at Princeton. Following a career in prefabricated home sales, communications, and venture capital...

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Wallace William Kirkland '42

Kirk, 83, the son of social workers, and an eminent physician and activist, died Oct. 15, 2003, of congestive heart failure in Elmhurst, Ill. Raised in a home above Hull...

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Richard W. Kixmiller '42

KIX PASSED AWAY quietly in a Summit, N.J., hospital Jan. 8, 1994. He had been ill for some time. He retired from Celanese Corp., where he spent his entire career, in...

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Frederick Robert Korf '42

Frederick Robert Korf died Sept. 8, 2008, of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Carmel, Calif.   Fred prepared for college at Riverdale Country School in New York...

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Robert Kenneth Kreis '42

Bob died Feb. 7, 1999, at the home of his son, Kenneth '68, in Manassas, Va. He retired some years ago after a career in retailing. He suffered a near-fatal heart attack...

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James G. Krieble '42 *49

James Krieble died Oct. 25, 2012, at Kendal in Hanover, N.H. Jim grew up in Union City, N.J., where his father, I.R. Krieble 1908, was principal of the Robert Waters...

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Edward H. Kryder '42

Ed Kryder, teacher and Episcopal priest, died Aug. 27, 2011, in Lititz, Pa. Ed was born in Akron, Ohio, and prepared at the University School in Cleveland. At Princeton...

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J. Packard Laird '42

Packy, an innovative engineer and later in life a minister and spiritual leader, died Mar. 23, 2003, at home in Santa Fe, N.Mex. He attended Episcopal High School in...

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Robert E. Lancaster '42

BOB DIED ]an. 11, 1994, in Pittsburgh, his lifelong home. An engineer, be had spent his entire working career (after the war) with the Weinman Pump & Supply Co.Bob...

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Daniel Irving Larkin '42

Daniel Larkin, teacher, actor, and writer, died June 16, 2006, in Amherst, N.Y. A graduate of Nichols School in Buffalo, he achieved honors in English at Princeton,...

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Jack Larsen '42 *45

Jack Larsen, father of 12, progressively a physicist, engineering administrator, patent lawyer, and educator, died at home in Des Plaines, Ill., Aug. 2, 2003, from...

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Mark Lawrence '42

MARK DIED of prostate cancer at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Aug. 24, 1991. An awardwinning copywriter, musician, and producer, he spent most of his career...

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Shelby Rees Lee Jr. '42

Shelby, grandson of James Lee Jr. 1853, died Dec. 30, 2005, in a hospice in Memphis. He prepared at the Harvey School and Hotchkiss. At Princeton he majored in...

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Theodore Hicks Lee '42

Ted died Jan. 4, 1999, in his apartment in NYC's Stuyvesant Town. He suffered asthma for many years and was battling non-Hodgkin's lymphoma at the time of his death. He...

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Orin Lehman '42

Orin Lehman, New York State's longtime parks steward, died of pneumonia Feb. 22, 2008, at his Manhattan home. Orin was a great-grandson of Mayer Lehman, a founder of...

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Allen Howard Lemmon Jr. '42

Al died May 22, 2007, in Hilton Head, S.C., complications from surgery a month after the death his second wife, the former Lois Jane Troy. Al came to us by way...

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LESTER Levy '42

Bud died May 8, 2004, in Amherst, Mass., of head injuries from a fall.On the nationally ranked track relay team at Mercersburg [Pa.] Academy, Bud, sports maven that he...

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Jesse Warren Lilienthal '42

Word was received recently that Jesse died July 4, 1997, in San Mateo, Calif. After spending some 10 years at the U. of Chicago, following the war, he retired to his...

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Joseph Edwin Longstreth '42

Joseph died Apr. 15, 2003, of an internal hemorrhage; he was 82. At Princeton he majored in philosophy and Greek, and was active in musical and dramatic events. He left...

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Edgar Baker Lupfer '42

Ed died Mar. 27, 1999, at home, in Springfield, Ohio. He retired some years ago from the presidency of the Springfield Leather Co., founded by his father, the late...

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Arthur Machen Jr. '42

Arthur Machen, a distinguished Baltimore lawyer, died April 17, 2013. Arthur was born in Baltimore and prepared at Gilman School. At Princeton he roomed with Bill...

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Duncan A.D. Mackay '42

Duncan Mackay died Jan. 15, 2013, in Washington, D.C. He was born in Lima, Peru, where his parents were missionaries of the Free Church of Scotland. His father...

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Carl Fluid Maples '42 *48

Carl died June 22, 1998, in Knoxville, Tenn. He retired in 1990 after a long and distinguished career in architecture.He prepared for Princeton at Staunton Military...

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Robert W. Marquardt '42

Robert Marquardt died Dec. 21, 2010, in Vero Beach, Fla. Bob was raised in Montclair, N.J., and graduated from Lawrenceville. At Princeton he majored in economics,...

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Albert E. Marshall Jr. '42 *48

Ted died Feb. 4, 2011, in Sarasota, Fla., from complications following a fall. Ted was born in Baltimore and came to Princeton from Scarsdale (N.Y.) High School. At...

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Hunter Sylvester Marston Jr. '42

Hunter, a prominent investment banker, died July 10, 2004.Having prepared at Phillips Academy Andover, he majored in biology, played polo, and was a member of Triangle...

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William Martin Jr. '42

BILL DIED Sept. 2, 1992, in the Phoenixville (Penn.) Hospital, after a lengthy illness. He had retired in 1970, after ten years as a selfemployed investment broker in...

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Eugene Waterman Mason Jr. '42

Gene died Apr. 13, 1999. A self-employed fiducary accountant, he retired in 1983. Coming to Princeton from St. Paul's School, he majored in economics and was a member of...

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William Cary Matthews '42

BILL DIED Jan. 29, 1991, at home in San Francisco while napping after a busy day. Bill had suffered from a number of medical complications in recent years, but as...

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Robert William Mayer '42

Bob died Dec. 11, 1997, at home in Fort Pierce, Fla., after a long battle with bone cancer that included using experimental drugs. A loyal, dedicated Princetonian, he...

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Arthur Frederick Maynard '42

ART DIED Aug, 2, 1991, in Ridgewood, NJ., his home for most of his life. A portrait and landscape artist, he had devoted his entire career to painting and teaching...

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George Brockenbrough Mcadams '42

GEORGE DIED July 20, 1993, in the Winship Green Nursing Home in Bath, Maine. His extraordinary life included three careerspathology, preaching, and writing. At the time...

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James Brady Mccahey Jr. '42

Jim died Sept. 9, 1998, in University Hospitals, Cleveland, Ohio, after a losing bout with myelodisplasia.Jim prepared at Lake Forest Academy. At Princeton he graduated...

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Roblee Mccarthy '42

Roblee died on Mar. 8, 1989, at his home in La Jolla, Calif. At the time of his death, he was the owner of Huggins Shoes, in La Jolla, Newport Beach, and Pasa¬dena. He...

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John Mathers Mccaslin Jr. '42

JOHN DIED at 71 in Glendale, Ohio, his home for most of his married life, on Aug. 5, 1991. He had retired in January from his law practice after a long, distinguished...

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Donald C. McClure '42

Donald McClure died June 1, 2012, in his hometown of Memphis, Tenn. He was 91. Don graduated from the Pentecost-Garrison School for Boys in Memphis in 1935 and from the...

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Dorman Mcfaddin Jr. '42

Toby died Nov. 20, 1997, home in Oceanport, N.J. His declining health, which had confined him to a wheelchair in recent years, was never a deterrent to his faithful...

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Joseph Fergus Mcfarland '42

Joe McFarland was enjoying retirement in Sun City, Fla., when he died unexpectedly from a stroke, Oct. 7, 1996.Joe came to Princeton from St. Aloysius H.S. in Jersey...

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Douglas McKay '42

Doug McKay died June 12, 2010, in Wheeling, W.Va., his hometown for many years. Doug prepared for college at the Kiskiminetas Springs School in Saltsburg, Pa. At...

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Roy Herd Mcknight Jr. '42

ROY DIED of a heart attack Nov. 6, 1993, in Surfside, Fla. His untimely death ended a brilliant career as chairman and C.E.O. of Mylan Labs. He built the firm from a...

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Gordon Bacchus Mclelland '42

Gordon, a retired insurance executive, died Feb. 16, 2004, in Naples, Fla.He prepared at Columbus [Ohio] Academy. At Princeton he majored in economics, was a member of...

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Gordon Campbell Meacham '42

Meach, a physician and teacher, died April 28, 2004, in Gates Mills, Ohio, after a long illness.Gilman Country Day School in Baltimore prepared him for the complete...

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Myron S. Melvin Jr. '42

MYRON DIED at his home in Liverpool, N.Y., Mar. 12, 1994. A graduate of St. Louis College of Pharmacy, he devoted his entire business career to various hospitals and...

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John Israel Merritt Jr. '42

Jim died Jan. 24, 2003, at home in Daytona Beach Shores, Fla. He prepared at Woodberry Forest School in Virginia, where he was on the yearbook board. At Princeton he...

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Freeman Orcutt Michkils '42

Mike, a brilliant dropout who was successful in love and ultimately in his career and retirement, died Jan. 8, 2005, of Lou Gehrig's disease in Shoreline, Wash.Entering...

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Charles Stuart Mitchell Jr. '42

Stu Mitchell died Mar. 3, 1997, at his winter home in Ponte Vedra, Fla. He retired in 1937 after a long and distinguished career in advertising, spending summers in New...

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Arthur Ernest Mittnacht Jr. '42

Art, an orthopedic surgeon devoted to his patients, family, friends, and Princeton, died July 14, 2005, of complications from leukemia in Pinehurst, N.C.A graduate of...

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John Valentine Mohn '42

John Mohn died Dec. 18, 2007, of congestive heart failure in Dover, N.J. John prepared at the Lawrenceville School. At Princeton he majored in history and joined Dial...

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Philip Walsh Moore '42

Phil died July 18, 2001, in Ponte Vedra, Fla. An internationally recognized financial and valuation consultant for over 50 years, with emphasis in the valuation of...

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Edward Otheman Moore '42

Ed Moore died Mar. 17, 1995, in Alhambra, Calif., his home for many years.An Episcopal priest, Ed graduated from Berkeley Divinity School after war and then spent...

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Jo Valentine Morgan '42

Jo died of congestive heart failure and a stroke Nov. 13, 1999, at Manor Care nursing home in Potomac, Md. He retired in 1995, after a 47 year career in the practice of...

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John Stuart Morrow '42

Stuart died May 17, 2005, three weeks after his 84th birthday, in Sewickley, Pa.He prepared at Shadyside Academy, where he was a member of various musical organizations....

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Walter H. Morse '42

Walter “Monk” Morse died June 7, 2010, at home in Amherst, Va. Monk prepped at the Hackley School. At Princeton he majored in SPIA and joined Elm Club.   An interest in...

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Edward Underhill Murphy '42

Ed, an eminent pioneer of pediatric ophthalmology, died April 12, 2007, after falling at home in Evansville, Ind. A graduate of New York Military Academy,...

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Richard Tilghman Nalle Jr. '42

Richard Tilghman Nalle Jr., a Philadelphia civic leader, died of cancer Jan. 2, 2009, in Bryn Mawr, Pa. Dick came to Princeton from Chestnut Hill Academy. At college he...

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James Maxwell Napp '42

JIM DIED Jan. 10, 1990, at his home in Redding, Calif. At the time of his death, he was retired and was suffering from lung cancer.Jim came to Princeton from Mount...

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Bertram O Lippincott Neill '42

Bert died July 9, 2000, in Philadelphia, home for most of his life. Retired for nearly 25 years, he had a career in insurance and retailing.Coming to Princeton from St....

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John Avon Nevius '42

A PRINCETON WINDSOCK dominated Jack Nevius's hospital room when he died Apr. 23, 1993, of lymphoma and Lou Gehrig's disease. The class lost a committed spirit: committed...

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Douglas R. Nichols Jr. '42

Douglas Remington Nichols Jr. died April 20, 2009.   He was born in West Orange, N.J., and grew up in Llewellyn Park. He attended Carteret Academy and Lawrenceville...

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Charles Beck Harman Nicholson '42

Charles Beck Harman Nicholson died April 24, 2009, in Atlanta.   Harman received his secondary education in Toronto and London. He transferred to Princeton from the...

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William Walden Nielsen '42

Bill died Sept. 17, 2000, in Houston. He retired in 1983 after a career with Union Carbide Co. and M. W. Kellogg.Preparing for Princeton at the Kent School, Bill majored...

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Elliott Bodley Nixon '42

ELLIOTT DIED Nov. 3, 1992, in N.Y.C. At the time of his death, he was practicing admiralty law as a partner in the New York law Firm Burlingham, Underwood. He had joined...

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Alexander Hay O Neal Jr. '42

Alex died Mar. 4, 2001, after a long illness, in St. Davids, Pa., his home for most of his life. A Philadelphia native, he practiced family medicine in St. Davids...

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James Day Oneill '42

Jim O'Neill died Oct. 9, 1995, in Rye, N.Y. He retired in 1985 from the Hospital for Special Surgery, in NYC, where he had served for many years as CFO.Jim attended...

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William John Orndorff '42

Bill died May 27, 2000, at Hanover (PA) Hospital, following a career in foreign service. An avid traveler, he made many trips during the past 20 years to countries in...

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William Campbell Orr '42

William C. Orr, a chemist and university administrator, died Jan. 16, 2009, of a head injury in Hartford, Conn. Bill prepped at the John Burroughs School in St. Louis....

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William Henry Osborn Jr. '42

BILL DIED Sept. 15, 1993, at his home in Locust Valley, N.Y. Having spent his entire business career in the securities field, he had retired as managing director of...

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Edward J. O’Brien III '42

E.J. O’Brien, for many years prominent in the leaf-tobacco business, died Sept. 2, 2013, in Louisville, Ky. E.J. was raised in Louisville and prepared for college at the...

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Gordon Carpenter O'Gara '42

Gordon O’Gara died July 6, 2008, in West Palm Beach, Fla. Gordon prepared at the California Preparatory School in Covina, Calif. At Princeton he was elected to Phi Beta...

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Stewart Warner Pach '42

He wanted a simple headstone with his name and the words "Pilot, Parent, Painter."Warner died April 14, 1999, in Boston of a heart attack following a hip operation. He...

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Edward C. Page Jr. '42 *46

Ned Page died Sept. 2, 2012, in Chestnut Hill, Mass., from complications of Parkinson’s disease. Ned prepared for college at St. Paul’s. At Princeton he was on the...

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Edward Augustus Parker III '42

ED DIED Oct. 8, 1992, in Owensboro, Ky. After a career in medicine, he and his father closed their practice in Philadelphia, and Ed moved to western Pennsylvania and...

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George Lawrence Parmentier '42

LARRY DIED Jan. 14, 1994, in Stuart, Fla of complications following a middleear infection. He spent his business career with DuPont. He retired in 1978, as manager of...

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John William Peel '42

JOHN DIED in San Antonio, Tex., on Sept. 5, 1992, after suffering declining health as a result of a massive stroke in 1983. He retired from U.S.A.A.'s Investment...

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Albert Emanuel Penalosa Jr. '42

Al died May 21, 2001, in New Preston, Conn. For much of his career he was actor, director, and producer in theatre, movies, and TV, until he switched to public...

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Robert Lynn Peters Jr. '42

Pete died Oct. 30, 2001, in Charlottesville, Va., of mycosis fungoides. A wonderful friend, a dedicated Princetonian, and an outstanding athlete, Pete was honored by a...

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Irving W. Pettengill Jr. '42

Irving Pettengill died May 24, 2013. Irv was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, and prepped for college at Andover. At Princeton he rowed on the freshman and varsity crews and...

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Ellis Laurimore Phillips Jr. '42

El, of Medfield, Mass., died Sept. 28, 2006. He prepared at Deerfield Academy and graduated from Princeton summa cum laude and as a member of Phi Beta Kappa. El, our...

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John R. Poffenberger '42

John Poffenberger died Feb. 21, 2011, in Lebanon, N.H. John prepared at the Horace Mann School in New York City. At Princeton he majored in biology and was a member of...

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Charles P. Postelle Jr. '42

Charles P. Postelle Jr. died Aug. 10, 2008, of liver cancer at the Baptist Medical Center Nassau in Fernandina Beach, Fla. Charlie came to Princeton from Phillips High...

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Peter Brock Putnam '42 *50

Pete died Sept. 23, 1998, in Princeton, after a three-year struggle with lymphoma. From the time of his suicide attempt, senior year, in which he lost his sight, Pete...

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Frank Lamar Pyle '42

FRANK DIED Sept. 9, 1993, in Dallas of complications involving emphysema and osteoporosis. After a 35year career with Southwestern Bell Telephone Co., he had retired to...

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John Blair Insley Pyne '42 *50

Insley died Sept. 5, 1998, at Capital Health System Fuld Hospital in Ewing, N.J. He was retired Princeton professor of physics and electrical engineering.He prepared for...

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Robert Maxwell Quay '42

Bob died Feb. 18, 2002, at Weeks Memorial Center in Lancaster, N.H. He retired in 1985 after a long medical career, including 27 years as a general surgeon at Weeks...

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William Bannard Ranken '42

Bill, son of David B. Ranken 1904, died peacefully Jan. 8, 2007, in the house where he was born in Wilmington, Del. He prepared at Tower Hill and the Lawrenceville...

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Henry Thompson Reath '42

Henry, a prominent lawyer and social activist, died Jan. 31, 2005, in Philadelphia.Entering Princeton from St. Paul's School, Henry earned honors in history and was a...

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Henry Van Cammann Rensselaer '42

Harry died May 27, 2001, in Austin, Tex., his home since he retired from oil business in Calgary, Alberta, in 1993. Although he entered securities field after...

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Henry Drinker Riley '42

HANK DIED Mar. 28, 1993, in Hanover, N.H., after a long illness. He retired to Vermont in 1969 and had been a volunteer at the Ottauquechee Health Center in Woodstock...

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Edmon L. Rinehart '42

Ted Rinehart died June 11, 2013, in Montgomery, Ala. Ted was born in New York City. He prepped at Andover. At Princeton he majored in English, joined Cannon Club, and...

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Malcolm Bruce Roach '42

MAC DIED Feb, 7, 1993, in Houston, home (Texas) since 1958. Although he had been under a doctor's care for back pains, the "acute mylogenous leukemia" that caused...

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Chandler Robbins '42

Chan died on Apr. 22, 1989, at Whitehall Manor Nursing Home, in Hyannis, after a long illness. At the time of his death, he was a retired partner from the investment...

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Elzey Meacham Roberts Jr. '42

Elzey Roberts, a lifelong resident of St. Louis, died of prostate cancer Jan. 12, 2010, in his native city. He was the son of Elzey M. Roberts 1915. Elzey prepared at...

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David Robinson III '42 *51

Dave died July 8, 1995, in Saxtons River, Vt. He was diagnosed with chronic leukemia in 1984 and began receiving transfusions in May 1994. After saying he was tired of...

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Harry Shields Robinson II '42

HARRY DIED Mar. 30,1990, at his home in Cincinnati, Oh. He had suffered from cancer for two and a half years.Harry joined the Class of 1942 from the Hill School,...

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Christopher Raymond Perry Rodgers '42

Christopher Raymond Perry Rodgers died of pneumonia Oct. 7, 2008, in Brooklin, Maine.   Knobby prepared at St. George’s School. At Princeton he showed outstanding...

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Edgar Dutcher Romig '42

Ed, rector of the Church of the Epiphany in Washington, D.C., for nearly three decades, died June 13, 2006, of a stroke. He was 84. A philosophy major at Princeton, Ed...

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Harold Christian Roser Jr. '42

HAL DIED June 13, 1990, of heart failure at N.Y. Hospital. At the time of his death he was retired from the Exxon Corp., where he had worked since 1953. Prior to that he...

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Carl Ross '42

Carl died July 17, 1998, in a nursing home in Sheboygan, Wisc., his lifelong home. He was active in the Ross Glove Co., founded by his father, until shortly before his...

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Peter Frederick Rothermel '42

died Feb. 5, 2000, in Charleston, S.C. He retired in 1980 after a distinguished career in private school education.Preparing for Princeton at St. Paul's School,...

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Thomas Rutter '42

TOM RUTTER died in Medford, Oreg., on Aug. 11, 1989. He had a distinguished career in medicine, serving as director of medical affairs for the Rogue Valley Medical...

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Robert Sutton Saalfield Jr. '42

Bob died Oct. 11, 1995, in Savannah, Ga., his home for the past 20 years. He had been in ill health for some time and was on oxygen for emphysema at the time of his...

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Richard Lyon Salsbury '42

Dick died Nov. 26, 1999, at Oakmont Nursing Home in Oakmont, Pa., of a stroke. A stockbroker, he retired in 1996 from the companies that today make up Morgan Stanley...

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Edward Sampson Jr. '42 *50

ED DIED Jan. 4, 1992, of Alzheimer's disease, in Boulder, Colo., his home for nearly 40 years. He devoted his entire career to teaching civil engineering, retiring in...

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John Manfred Sartorius '42

John died Mar. 23, 1998, in Quogue, N.Y., his summer home for many years, and after retirement in 1980, his permanent home. He had been in poor health for many...

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Phillip Allen Sayles Jr. '42

Phil died Dec. 21, 2002, in La Jolla, Calif., from complications of radiation treatment. One of our brightest, he had a brilliant career in retailing and real estate...

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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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Philip Haynes Schaff Jr. '42

When Phil died June 11, 2001, in Evanston [Ill.] Hospital, of a viral infection, the class suffered a most grievous loss. A loving husband, caring father, and dedicated...

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Arthur Daniel Schelberg '42

Art Schelberg died Nov. 16, 2009, in Los Alamos, N.M., his home for many years. He was born in New York City and prepared at Bronxville (N.Y.) High School. At Princeton,...

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Albert E. Scherm Jr. '42

BUD DIED Mar. 14, 1994, at his apartment in Branford, Conn. He had lived in Branford, at Evergreen Woods, a lifecare center, for the past two years, where he had enjoyed...

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Roger Wilbur Schmidt '42

Roger, former financial adviser with New England Mutual Life Insurance Co., died peacefully Sept. 5, 2004, at home in Charlottesville, Va.An honors graduate of Phillips...

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Richard Harold Schoolmaster '42

Dick died at home in Montclair, N.J., on May 1, 1996, after a heroic battle with cancer. He devoted his entire career to the ministry and was retired at the time of his...

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William M. Scranton '42

Bill Scranton died Oct. 4, 2011, in Keene, N.H., after years of suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. Bill was born in Scranton, Pa., and graduated from Scranton Central...

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Frederic Donald Selbie Jr. '42

Don Selbie died Feb. 12, 2013. Don prepared at the Peddie School. At Princeton he was a star on the track team, competing successfully in relays and middle-distance...

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Roland Clark Shaw '42

Rollo Shaw, 82, a founder of Great Britain's independent oil industry, died Dec. 19, 2003, at his home near LondonRollo left Princeton in 1941 to complete 73 missions as...

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Ross Campbell Shaw '42

ROSS DIED June 12, 1990, at his home in Port St. Lucie, Fla., where he had lived since 1981. At the time of his death, which culminated a fiveyear struggle with...

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S. Stoney Simons '42

S. Stoney Simons died Oct. 1, 2007, at the Foulkeways at Gwynedd, Pa., following a stroke. Stoney was born in Charleston, S.C. He prepared for Princeton at the Fountain...

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R. Bentham Simons III '42

OZE DIED Feb. 9, 1994, at his home in Charleston, S.C. He had practiced internal medicine at the V.A. hospital there for many years before retiring several years ago.Oze...

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Walter Smedley Jr. '42

Walter Smedley,   a Philadelphian and Quaker, died March 2, 2010, at Penncrest Farm near Media, Pa., the home where he was born.   Walt prepped at the Haverford...

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Richard Herrick Smith '42

Dick died Mar. 18, 1998, at his winter home in the British Virgin Islands. At the time of his death he was retired from the real estate and insurance firm, Pierson &...

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Edgar Pichard Smith '42

ED DIED on Oct. 10, 1989, at Morristown Memorial Hospital in New Jersey. At the time of his death, he was retired from Time, Inc., following an outstanding career in...

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Prentice Kellogg Smith '42

Prentice Smith died July 5, 2008, in Essex, Conn., of congestive heart failure. He was the son of George P. Smith 1900. P.K. prepared at St. Paul’s. At Princeton he...

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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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Charles Jacob Smith Jr. '42

Charles Smith died of Alzheimer’s disease Feb. 14, 2010, in Escondido, Calif.   Charles was born into the world of service. His father, Dr. Charles Smith Sr., was...

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John Peter Staman Jr. '42

Jack, of Rackliff Island, Spruce Head, Maine, died from a heart attack April 10, 2006.He graduated from William Penn Charter School, where he was president of the senior...

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Harold Edgar Stanard '42

Clancy Stanard died in Florida Nov. 28, 2007, following a severe stroke. Clancy came to Princeton from the Berkshire School. At Princeton he majored in modern...

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Stephen Rogers Steinhauser '42

Stephen Rogers Steinhauser was born in Newburgh, N.Y., in 1921 and died Aug. 11, 2007, in Sarasota, Fla., of complications of heart disease. Steve came to Princeton...

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Walter Bremer Stephens '42

Walter died Oct. 10, 1995, in Albany, N.Y., his home for most of his life. At the time of his death he was retired from the family business, Thomas Stephens & Son Real...

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John Reese Stevenson '42

Jack died Oct. 26, 1997, at his home in Fort Worth, Tex., of multiple systems atrophy. His distinguished career in law included the chairmanship of Sullivan & Cromwell...

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James Todd Stewart II '42

Jim died Sept. 9, 1996, in Philadelphia, Pa. Jim prepared for Princeton at Haverford. He was a history major and a member of Cottage Club. Following graduation he spent...

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Richard Pugh Stifel '42

WITH STEEF'S PASSING Nov. 15,1991, the Class has lost one of its most congenial , effervescent and joyful personalities. Typical of his humor was his response to his...

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Donald Miller Stuart '42

DON DIED Oct. 29, 1989, in Pearl River, N.Y., his home for Over 40 years, following a stroke suffered about a month earlier. At the time of his death, Don was still...

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Daniel Kemp Stuckey II '42

DAN DIED unexpectedly June 8, 1993, in Bangor, Maine. He retired in 1983 from Exeter Academy, where he had served as assistant principal for development and alumni...

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Kingsley Scott Suits '42

Kingsley Suits of Webster Grove, Mo., died May 3, 2010, in Houston, Texas. After Princeton, Kingsley spent three and a half years in the Army and was discharged as a...

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Mark W. Swetland Jr. '42

Mark Swetland died Feb. 20, 2013. He was the son of Mark Swetland Sr. *25 and Blanche Compton. Mark prepared at Blair Academy and Peddie, where he was valedictorian...

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Thomas Ely Taplin Sr. '42

Tom, generous philanthropist, died June 5, 2007, in Denver after long illness. Tom prepared at Phillips Andover Academy. At Princeton, he earned honors in history...

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Ashton M. Tenney Jr. '42

ASHTON DIED Sept. 13, 1993. He joined the class from New Rochelle H.S. and retired as a textile technologist in 1972. Thereafter, he divided his time between Connecticut...

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Henry Grant Theis '42

Grant, a pioneer in college radio, died July 7, 2005, in Los Angeles from complications of pneumonia.In 1940, while majoring in modern languages, Grant started WPRB,...

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Robert Mason Thomas '42

p>A former class president and one of Princeton’s most loyal sons, Robert Mason Thomas died May 15, 2007, following a stroke. Born and raised in Baltimore, he...

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Evan Welling Thomas II '42

Evan died Feb. 28, 1999, on Hilton Head Island, after a long battle with multiple sclerosis.Preparing for Princeton at Kent School, Evan was coxswain and captain of the...

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William Julius Thompson '42

Bill Thompson died Sept. 21, 2007, in Greenville, S.C., of a ruptured appendix. He was born in Springfield, Mass., and prepared at the Loomis School. At Princeton he...

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William Edward Thompson '42

Bill, an expert in marketing and promotion whose avocations included entertaining international visitors and traveling, died Oct. 9, 2005, in New York.He left us before...

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George Gere Thompson '42

George, son of W.N. Thompson 1908 and father of J.B. Thompson '71, died Nov. 21, 2004, at Heritage House in Wilkes-Barre, Pa.He prepared at Phillips Exeter Academy. At...

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Douglas Gillespie Thomson Jr. '42

DOUG DIED suddenly on July 29, 1992, of heart failure, in Tenafly, NJ, his home for the past 40 years. He had retired three years ago from the presidency of the Shield...

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Henry Caldwell Toll '42

Hank, an architect, artist, and innovative cartoonist, died peacefully Jan. 23, 2005, at home in Albuquerque, N.M.Brother of Charles '38 and Caldwell '50, Hank prepared...

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Vance Wiley Torbert Jr. '42

Vance died peacefully May 6, 2006, at his home in Dallas, Texas. He prepared at Columbia High School in Maplewood, N.J. At Princeton he earned honors in...

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Ralph H. Torrey '42

Ralph Torrey died Feb. 28, 2010, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. Ralph transferred to Princeton from the University of Pennsylvania. He did not finish in a timely fashion...

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Henry Weeks Trimble Jr. '42

After a most interesting life, Hank died Jan. 31, 2004, in NYC from complications following surgery.Having prepared at Montclair [N.J.] HS, he earned honors in...

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John Grant Tritsch '42

John died April 29, 2006, at Flagler Hospital in St. Augustine, Fla. A graduate of DeWitt Clinton High School in New York, John earned honors at Princeton in...

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John Phillips Truesdell '42

John died July 21, 1997, in Ft.Wayne, Ind. After a long career in insurance, John was still active, in partnership with his daughter, Fern, in the financial planning and...

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Elbert P. Tuttle Jr. '42

Elbert “Tut” Tuttle, physician, researcher, and teacher of medicine, died in Atlanta March 18, 2012. Tut moved to Atlanta with his parents in 1923. He attended North ...

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Donald Vail '42

Don died Mar. 27, 2002, in Bedford, N.Y., after a long illness. A retired lawyer, he lived and practiced in the NYC area his entire career.Coming to Princeton from...

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Louis Ferdinand Valentine III '42

Lou died May 13, 2003, of renal failure, in South Burlington, Vt. He was 85. Raised in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, where his family owned a construction and land development...

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Jack King Van Overen '42

Jack Van Overen died Jan. 21, 2009, in Arizona as a result of complications from circulatory congestion.   Jack graduated from Princeton High School. During college, he...

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William Vaughan '42

Willy Vaughan died Oct. 22, 2013, in Greenwich, Conn. Willy was born in New York City March 28, 1920, the son of William W. Vaughan and his wife, Alice. He prepared...

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Henry D. Vezan '42

Henry Vezan died April 28, 2011, in Bristol, Conn., after a long struggle with dementia and congestive heart failure. Hank was born in Yonkers, N.Y. He prepared...

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Sherwood Vine '42

Sherwood Vine died Dec. 11, 2009. Sherwood was a graduate of Trenton (N.J.) High School. At Princeton he was a member of Dial Lodge, majored in biology, and graduated...

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Leslie Langdon Vivian Jr. '42

The class, the university, and the Princeton community lost one of its most respected and well-loved individuals when Bud Vivian died Oct. 18, 1995, at his home in...

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Martin Vogel Jr. '42

Pete died of cancer July 19, 1991, at his home in Osprey, Fla., where he had lived for the past eight years, A breeder of thoroughbreds for more than 30 years, he had...

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Donald Walker Vreeland '42

Don Vreeland, dedicated overseer of many of '42's highly successful annual mini-reunions, died Feb. 26, 2004, at Meadow Lakes in Hightstown, N.J.He prepared at the Lance...

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Theodore Demott Vreeland '42

Ted died Dec. 25, 1997, in Austin, Tex., his home for less than a year. He had lived and practiced law in Princeton for 45 years before moving to Texas.Ted attended...

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Stewart G. Wagner '42

STEW DIED from complications following an automobile accident near his home in Memphis Mar. 29, 1994. He retired in 1966 from an architectural practice he had founded a...

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John Ryckman Walbridge '42

John, the son of Ernest A. Walbridge ’15, died Oct. 21, 2006, in Babylon, N.Y., after a long and happy life. Having prepared at Deerfield Academy, John was a history...

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Richard David Walk '42

Dick died Jan. 2, 1999, from a cerebral hemorrhage at Suburban Hospital in Chevy Chase, Md. He retired in 1991 from George Washington U., taking emeritus status, after...

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Earll Colden Waller Jr. '42

Tubby Waller, son of E. C. Waller '14, died at home Jan. 17, 2004, in Evans, Ga.He prepared at Augusta Junior College. At Princeton he majored in economics and was a...

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Paul Walsh '42

Paul Walsh died April 17, 2009, in Princeton from complications following surgery.   Paul prepared at George Washington High School in New York City. At Princeton he was...

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William Smith Warfield IV '42

William Smith Warfield IV died of congestive heart failure Oct. 30, 2007. Bill came to Princeton from New Trier High School in Winnetka, Ill. His father, William...

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Miles Warner '42

A terrible tragedy struck the Warner household in Chadds Ford, Pa., on or about Dec. 2, 2002. Miles, a not-quite-retired lawyer, and his lovely wife, Mary, were the...

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John Pennington Warter '42

Penn, a noted orthopedic surgeon and founder of the Westfield Orthopedic Group in New Jersey, died July 30, 2002, in Hinsdale Hospital, Illinois. At Princeton he...

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Douglas Webster '42

Douglas Webster, a Malaysian rubber planter who marched to a different drummer than most of us, died Feb. 9, 2004, in San Diego.Douglas prepared at the Sequoia School in...

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Robert Butts Weidlein '42

Bob Weidlein died Nov. 7, 2009, in Greensburg, Pa. Bob prepared at Shadyside Academy and then followed his brother, E.R. Weidlein Jr. ’40, to Princeton. At college he...

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Joseph Elmer Weisheit '42

Mo, athlete extraordinaire and esteemed real estate attorney, died July 7, 2005, of a pulmonary embolism at his home in Luthersville, Md.A graduate of Baltimore...

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David Lee Welsh '42

DAVE DIED of lung and brain cancer Jan. 11, 1992, in Great Falls, Mont. He was a retired mining engineer, having spent his entire career in gold, oil, and uranium...

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John Edmund Wheelahan '42

Ed died July 25, 2001, at Audie Murphy Veterans Administration Hospital in San Antonio, Tex. Born in New Orleans, he lived in San Antonio for 43 years. His business...

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Ira Benjamin Wheeler '42

Ira died on Aug. 10, 2002, in NYC. At Princeton, after preparation at Deerfield Academy, he was an honors chemistry major and a member of the Glee Club and Quadrangle....

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William Kilner Augustus Wheeler '42

Bill Wheeler died Oct. 1, 1995, in Portland, Oreg., following an eight year battle with Parkinson's disease, about which he never complained. Characterized as a gentle...

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Robert C. Wheeler '42

Robert Wheeler died March 30, 2013, in Mystic, Conn. Bob prepared for college at the Taft School. At Princeton he majored in modern languages and was a member of Tower...

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Richard Albright White '42 *43

One of our brightest engineers, Dick White, 81, died July 17, 2003, at home in Clearwater, Fla.Dick prepared at Reading [Pa.] High School. He majored in electrical...

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Ewart John White Jr. '42

Jack died Apr. 17, 1998, near his home in Small Point, Maine.A Columbia H.S. graduate, Jack majored in psychology, graduating with honors. He was a member of Sigma Xi...

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Howard Julian White Jr. '42 *47

Howard White died of Alzheimer’s disease Jan. 7, 2010.   Howie was born in Batavia, N.Y., in 1920, the son of a DuPont Corp. executive, and prepared at Choate. At...

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Roger S. Whitlock '42

Roger Whitlock died April 10, 2013. He was born in Evanston, Ill., and grew up in Bethesda, Md. He prepared for college at Woodrow Wilson High School in Washington,...

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Willard R. Wigley Jr. '42

W. Robert Wigley died Feb. 13, 2011, in Dallas, Texas. Bob was born in Waco, Texas, and prepped at Andover. At Princeton he played on the freshman golf team, joined...

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Theodore Strait Williams '42

Ted died of a heart attack Jan. 12, 2005, at home in Flemington, N.J. He was 84.He prepared at Asbury Park [N.J.] High School and at Princeton majored in chemical...

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Ogden Williams '42

Og, exemplar of Princeton in the nation's service, died Mar. 30, 2004, in Ipswich, Mass. He was 84.Having prepared at St. Paul's School, Og was a history major and was...

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Kingsley Williams '42

King Williams died July 10, 1993, at his lifelong home in Buffalo. He had been seriously ill for several months, following the discovery of an aneurysm near his...

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Charles Hoffman Wilson '42

CHUCK DIED May 9, 1991, after a long, courageous battle withcancer, at his home in Southport, Conn. At the time of his death he was a retired business executive, most...

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Bruce P. Wilson '42

Bruce Wilson, a prominent Baltimore businessman and community leader, died July 5, 2012, following a stroke. Bruce was born in Binghamton, N.Y., the son of Thomas Wilson...

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Frederick A. Wolff '42

FRED DIED Apr. 4, 1994, in Wilmington (Del.) Hospital, after a short illness. He spent 34 years with DuPont, retiring as a senior research engineer in 1982.Coming to...

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Darwin L. Wood '42

Darwin Wood, physicist and inventor, was born in 1921 in East Orange, N.J., and died Dec. 6, 2012. His father, Ernest B. Wood ’15, was a telephone engineer with Bell...

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Peter Thomas Wotton '42

Peter died Nov. 3, 1996, of cancer, which he had battled for more than 16 years, in Eugene, Oreg. A community activist, he was still delivering a weekly radio...

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Sylvanus Arnold Zimmerman Jr. '42

Arnie Zimmerman died Nov. 11, 2013. He was 93. Arnie was born in Blairstown, N.J., and much of his early history was associated with that town. His father was a...

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