Current Issue

Apr.27, 2011

Vol. 111, No. 11

Memorials

Graduates Memorials

Charles R. Abrams *68

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, March 31, 2004

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A. John Accola Jr. '44 *44

Coke died Apr. 7, 1997, in Dorset, England, after a five-month bout with melanoma. Few of his friends knew he was fighting this dread disease; his demise came as a great...

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John J. Adamitis *81

Woodrow Wilson School, Sept. 10, 2004.

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Ralph N. Adams *53

Chemistry, Nov. 28, 2002

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Robert George Adamson '37 *38

Bob died Sept. 24, 2001, from complications of diabetes, at home in Haverford, Pa. He prepared at Germantown HS and graduated magna cum laude in electrical engineering;...

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Howard Adelson *52

Howard Adelson died Dec. 5, 2003; he was 78.Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., he graduated from NYU in 1945 and joined the Army as a lieutenant in the Pacific theater. After the...

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Bruce Adkinson *48

Bruce Adkinson, a retired associate professor of political science at Hofstra University, died June 17, 2012, at the age of 89. Adkinson graduated from Pomona...

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Arthur M. Adlerstein *58

Psychology, April 21, 2004

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Irving E. Alexander *49

Irving E. Alexander, an emeritus professor of psychology at Duke University, died Jan. 3, 2007, of a heart attack. He was 84. At Duke, Alexander served 11...

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Roger Alexander '44 *51

The Class of '44 lost an outstanding classmate when Botts died on June 8, 2002. Coming from Deerfield he majored in geological engineering, graduating magna cum laude,...

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Robert S. Alexander *42

Robert S. Alexander, professor emeritus at Albany (N.Y.) Medical College, died Nov. 11, 2008, of cancer. He was 91. Alexander received bachelor’s and master’s degrees...

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Henry R. Alexander *52

Henry Alexander, who had been a staff engineer with Raytheon Corp. for 47 years, died March 16, 2012, at home after a brief battle with cancer. He was 86. Alexander...

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Kirk D. Alexander '72 *75

Kirk Alexander died peacefully with his family by his side at home in Davis, Calif., Oct. 1, 2013, after a four-year battle with cancer. He was 63. A Denver native,...

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Diogenes Allen *55

Diogenes Allen, the Stuart Professor of Philosophy emeritus at Princeton Theological Seminary, died Jan. 13, 2013. He was 80. Allen earned a bachelor’s degree...

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Dennis Alan Allred *68

DENNIS ALAN ALLRED, at the age of 45, died Feb. 23, 1990. He was born on July 23, 1944, in the Chicago suburb of Melrose Park. He pursued his undergraduate education at...

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Hubert Alyea '24 *28

Hubert Newcombe Alyea, a professor emeritus of chemistry at Princeton, died in Hightstown, N.J., Oct. 19, 1996. He was 93.While at Princeton, Hubert played cello for the...

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Anthony K. Amos *66

Anthony K. Amos, emeritus professor of aerospace engineering at Pennsylvania State University, died suddenly Dec. 18, 2006, in his native Ghana. He was 72. Amos...

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Frederick B. Anderson Jr. *87

Woodrow Wilson School, Feb 24, 2004.

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Robert W. Anderson *59

Politics, Jan. 17, 1998

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Martin F. Andic *67

Philosophy, March 2005

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Rodney D. Andrews Jr. '44 *49

ROD ANDREWS died Oct. 19, 1993, in Hoboken. He prepared at Princeton H.S., and transferred from the Univ. of Maryland to Princeton his sophomore year. A member of...

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Peter Andru *58

Civil Engineering, June 9, 2005

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Thomas J. Anton *61

Thomas J. Anton, professor emeritus of political science and former dean of the faculty at Brown University, died June 6, 2006. He was 71. Anton graduated magna cum...

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Jacques Appelmans *49

Economics, Jan. 23, 2005

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David E. Apter *54

David Apter, retired Henry J. Heinz II Professor emeritus in Department of Political Science at Yale, died May 4, 2010, of cancer. He was 85. Apter was in...

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Donald Charles Archibald *30

Physics, Jan. 18, 2000

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James S. Armentrout Jr. '35 *38

JIM ARMENTROUT DIED at home after a brief illness Aug. 13, 1993. He passed away quickly, after having spent time with his family, in familiar surroundings, His wife of...

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Samuel G. Armistead '50 *55

Sam, one of the world’s leading scholars of Spanish literature and language, died Aug. 7, 2013, at his California home. He grew up in the Philadelphia area and...

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Leslie P. Arnberger *65

Woodrow Wilson School, June 23, 2003

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Philip Elwyn Arsenault *59

Romance Languages & Literature, Feb. 16, 2000

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Melvin W. Arsove *44

Physics, April J, 2006

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Robert S. Arthur *52

History, Dec. 3, 2003

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James I. Armstrong '41 *49

Jim, president emeritus of Middlebury College and a classicist, died Dec. 16, 2013, at his home in Hanover, N.H. Jim attended Miss Fine’s School, Princeton Country...

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Samuel E.Q. Ashley *33

Chemistry, May 31, 2004

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Charles Henry Atherton '54 *57

Charlie died Dec. 3, 2005, from injuries he suffered after being struck by a car in Washington, D.C., two days earlier.Born in Kingston, Pa., Charlie prepared for...

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Michael Ivan Austrian *64

Politics, Mar. 15, 2000

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Robert W. Ayers *49

English, Dec. 16, 2003

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Gerald E. Aylmer *51

History, Dec. 17, 2000

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Milton B. Babbitt *42 *92

Milton Babbitt, noted composer, theorist, electronic music pioneer, and Princeton’s William Shubael Conant Professor of Music emeritus died Jan. 29, 2011. He was 94....

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Peter C. Badgley *52

Geology, Sept. 2, 2005

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Robert Bailey *69

Robert Bailey, faculty member at Juilliard and the retired Carroll and Milton Petrie Professor of Music emeritus at NYU, died of cancer July 6, 2012. He was 75. Bailey...

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Walter L. Baily Jr. *55

Walter Baily, professor of mathematics emeritus at the University of Chicago, died Jan. 15, 2013, at age 82. He received a bachelor’s degree from MIT in 1952,...

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William B. Bain *41

English, March 7, 2005

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Thomas Patton Baird '45 *50

WHEN TOM BAIRD died of a sudden heart attack in Hartford, Conn., Mar. 28, 1990, the Class lost a member whose abilities, like his friendships, covered an exceptionally...

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John C. Baird *64

John Baird, a retired professor of psychology at Dartmouth, died peacefully at home June 8, 2011, at the age of 72. Baird graduated from Dartmouth in 1960 and was...

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Jean-Claude Bajeux *77

Jean-Claude Bajeux, a Haitian human-rights activist and scholar, died of lung cancer Aug. 5, 2011. He was 79. Bajeux received a degree from the University of Bordeux in...

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Gordon E. Baker *52

Politics, Jan. 13, 2004

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William O. Baker *39

William O. Baker *39, a prominent scientist and emeritus trustee, died Oct. 31, 2005, in Chatham, N.J., of heart failure. He was 90.Baker grew up on a Chesapeake Bay...

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Donald R. Baker *55

Donald Baker, retired professor emeritus of geology at Rice University, died peacefully at home July 18, 2010. He was 83. Baker served the Navy from 1945-1946, and...

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Frederick E. Balderston *53

Frederick E. Balderston, emeritus professor of the University of California, Berkeley's Haas School of Business, died Oct. 18, 2007, of emphysema. He was 84. A volunteer...

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Benjamin J. Baldwin '35 *38

FEW MEN earn the distinction in their chosen fields that came to Ben. And, Ben's field was broad, embracing the design of houses, offices, gardens, furniture, and...

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Robert Ballentine '37 *40

Highly honored Johns Hopkins U. biology professor and recipient of many fellowships, Bob Ballentine died of acute leukemia Jan. 17, 1998, survived by his wife of 30...

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Sarah Bancroft *79

Sarah Bancroft, who in 2002 became Sister Katrina in the Nuns of New Skete community, died of pancreatic cancer Aug. 13, 2008, at the monastery in Cambridge, N.Y. She...

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Sujoy Banerjee *02

Electrical Engineering, March 17, 2006

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John Bardeen *36

The following memorial was published online Aug. 13, 2012. John Bardeen, who died Jan. 30, 1991, at age 82 and who won two Nobel Prizes in physics, was the major...

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James F. Barie *67

Woodrow Wilson School, July 2, 2006

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Dewitt D. Barlow Jr. *36

DEWITT D. BARLO\X JR.. age 79, mechanical engineer and business executive, (lied Jan. 13, 1992, at his home in Essex, Conn. Mr. Barlow was born in Plainfield, NJ., on...

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William S. Barnard *52

William Barnard, a retired vice president of research and development of the Chicopee Manufacturing Co. (a division of Johnson & Johnson Co.), died unexpectedly Dec....

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Donald E. Barnes *42

English, Nov. 14, 2005

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George L. Barnett *42

George Barnett, professor emeritus of English at Indiana University, died Feb. 10, 2013, at the age of 98. Barnett graduated from Randolph-Macon College in 1936 with a ...

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Jeffrey A. Bart '73 *76

Jeffrey A. Bart died July 25, 2008, in Holland, Mich., after a serious illness. Jeff, affectionately known as “Barto,” came to Princeton from Burrell High School in...

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Eugene Howard Barth *65

Eugene Howard Barth, professor emeritus of religion at Albright College (Reading, Penn.), historian, and retired minister in the Evangelical United Brethren...

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Leonardo Bartolini *91

Leonardo Bartolini, senior vice president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, died Sept. 9, 2008. He was 50. Bartolini came to the United States from Italy to study...

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Harold Basowitz *51

Psychology, Mar. 13, 2000

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Walter Bastedo Jr. '45 *47

Walter died Apr. 6, 1998, of a heart attack at home in Hendersonville, N.C. He was 75. He was born and schooled in Princeton. He graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta...

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Robert Eugene Basye *31

Mathematics, Feb. 9, 2000

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James K. Batten *62

James K. Batten, chairman of Knight-Ridder Inc. media conglomerate, died of cancer in Miami, Fla., June 24, 1995. He was 62.Born in 1936 in Norfolk, Va., he earned his...

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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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Herbert Beckhard *50

Noted architect Herbert Beckhard died Sept. 11, 2003, in Glen Cove, N.Y., of complications from a fall. He was 77.Beckhard earned an MFA in architecture at Princeton and...

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Donald Ernst Bedard '44 *56

Donald Bedard died April 7, 2010, in Wilmington, Del., after long illness. He was 88. Born in Schenectady, N.Y., Donald grew up in Springfield, Mass. A history major...

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Donald Chessman Beere '38 *48

Fittingly, Don was born May 19, 1916, in West Point, N.Y., son of a USMA Field Artillery lieutenant colonel. Our classmate died in his retirement venue, Del Mar, Calif.,...

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Yardley Beers *41

Physics, Oct. 1, 2005

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Henry S. Beers '48 *50

Hank Beers died Feb. 29, 2012. A longtime resident of Huntington, N.Y., Hank was born in Hartford, Conn., attended local schools and graduated from Kingswood School....

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Harry F. Beik *50

Electrical Engineering, July 29, 2001

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Edward N. Beiser *67

Edward Beiser, professor emeritus of political science at Brown University, died Sept. 4, 2009, of Parkinson’s disease at an assisted-living facility. He was...

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William A. Beling *47

William Beling, a retired professor of international relations at the University of Southern California, died of congestive heart failure July 1, 2009. He was 90....

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PHILIP WILKES BELL '46 *54

Philip Bell was born New York City and died Kennett Square, Pa., Aug. 1, 2007, at age 82. He and his family were active Quakers. He came to Princeton from Exeter...

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John D. Bell *70

Professor John D. Bell, historian at the U. of Maryland-Baltimore County and acknowledged authority on Bulgaria, died Dec. 4, 1998, of cancer at his home in Clarksville,...

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Howard Sill Bell Jr. '43 *47

Sam, who made significant contributions to early rocketry and energy-systems design, died Nov. 11, 2009, at his home in Basking Ridge, N.J. He was 89. Sam graduated...

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Charles Theodore Bellingrath '56 *59

Ted died peacefully Nov. 13, 2005, surrounded by his family.Ted came from Little Rock, Ark., to Princeton, where he earned a bachelor's and a master's in architecture...

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David Eugene Belmont *62

Classics, Nov. 17, 2000

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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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James H. Bennett *62

Mathematics, Nov. 4, 2005

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Ralph D. Bennett *27

RALPH BENNETT died of pneumonia Feb. 15, 1994. He was 93 years old. He got his Ph.D. in physics from the Univ. of Chicago and became a Princeton alumnus by doing his...

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John C. Benson *59

John C. Benson, who spent almost 50 years at St. Peter's College in Jersey City, N.J., as professor and administrator, died Jan. 7, 2007. He was 75. Benson received a...

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George R. Bent Jr. *54

George Bent, a successful businessman who had initially been a CARE administrator, died Sept. 17, 2013. He was 85. After two years working for the American Friends...

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James George Benziger '36 *41

Jim died Oct. 2, 1995. He graduated from Stonyhurst College in England, received both his BA and PhD from Princeton, where he majored in English and played rugby. He was...

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Walter C. Benzing *64

WALTER C. BENZING *64, age 63, pioneer in the field of semiconductors, died Nov. 2,1987, at his home in Saratoga, Calif. Born in N.Y.C., Dr. Benzing earned his B.S. (Phi...

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Walter Robert Berger *47

Walter Robert Berger Jr. of Midland, Texas, died July 24, 2006. He became ill last year, and displayed grace and dignity throughout his illness. Born in 1920, he...

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Jorge Berguno *57

Jorge Berguno, a Chilean diplomat known for his expertise on Antarctica, died May 8, 2011. He was 82. Berguno obtained his first degree from the Catholic University...

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Eliot S. Berkley *52

Eliot Berkley, the retired longtime executive director of the International Relations Council in Kansas City, Mo., died Sept. 17, 2012. He was 88. Born in Kansas City,...

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Charles H. Bernstein '51 *53

Charlie died July 26, 1997, in Los Angeles, of complications from heart disease. His career was with Northrop Corp. He retired in 1992 as corporate v.p. for analysis and...

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Seymour Bernstein '36 *39

Seymour, renowned research chemist, died June 30, 1996. He was 80.At Princeton he majored in chemistry and continued on to receive his PhD.A resident for 53 years of New...

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Elizabeth Bernsten *72

Woodrow Wilson School, June 14, 2003

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Daniel Bershader *48

Daniel Bershader, a professor emeritus of aeronautics and astronautics at Leland Stanford Univ. and a pioneer in the study of supersonic flight, died May 30, 1995. He...

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Hobart D. Betts III '56 *61

Hobie died Nov. 28, 2011, at Stony Brook (N.Y.) Hospital of complications resulting from a fall. He was 78 and had lived in Sag Harbor, N.Y., since 1985. Born in...

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John C. Bierer *38

Geology, May 16, 2002

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Joseph Albert Biesenberger *63

Joseph A. Biesenberger, professor of chemical engineering at Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, N.J., died Jan. 5, 1998, after a long battle with cancer. He was...

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Robert E. Biggers *58

Chemistry, Nov. 7, 2005

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Charles R. Biggs '50 *51

Charlie died Nov. 2, 2012, at the Winchester (Va.) Medical Center. He was a resident of Berkeley Springs, W.Va. After graduating from Wilmington (Del.) Friends...

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Patrick P. Billingsley *55

Patrick Billingsley, professor emeritus of mathematics and statistics at the University of Chicago who also was a movie actor, died April 22, 2011, after a brief...

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Charles Ernest Birchernall *46

CHARLES ERNEST BIRCHENALL, at the age of 70, dean emeritus of the Graduate School and Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Metallurgy at the Univ. of Delaware, died May...

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Blair Birdsall '29 *30

Blair died June 25, 1997. He prepared at Barringer H.S. and Blair Academy. At Princeton he played freshman and scrub football, was secretary of the Engineering Society,...

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Guthrie S. Birkhead Jr. *51

Guthrie Birkhead, the eminent dean emeritus of Syracuse University’s Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, died July 22, 2013. He was 92. Between earning a...

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George R. Bishop Jr. '44 *52

Reg died at Stonebridge at Montgomery, N.J. July 4, 2012. After graduating from Episcopal Academy, he was active at Princeton in publications, track, Whig-Clio, St....

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Robert L. Bishop *39

Robert Bishop, a respected MIT professor emeritus of economics, died Feb. 7, 2013. He was 96. Bishop graduated from Harvard in 1937 and spent a year in Europe on a...

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Cline Black *43

Cline Black, an industrial and chemical engineer for Shell Oil for 34 years, died July 6, 2013. He was 97. Black received a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering...

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Donald W. Blackett *50

Mathematics, Nov. 19, 2004

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William Sutherland Blair *41

Economics, June 21, 2000

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Joseph Edwin Blanton '29 *32

Joe died Apr. 9, 1995, in Albany, Tex. He prepared at Central H.S. in Washington, D.C., and transferred to Princeton from George Washington Univ. in 1926. In his senior...

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Philip Strubing Blatz '45 *48

Bing died Jan. 14, 2008, at his country house in Wilmington, Del. Bing prepared for Princeton at Tower Hill School and joined Cloister Inn. During the war he served...

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Andrew H. Blauvelt *74

History, Aug. 9, 2004

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John Paul Blewett *36

Physics, Apr. 7, 2000

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Howard Ruben Bloch *64

Economics, Jan. 25, 2000

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Robert C. Blosser '62 *70

Bob Blosser died April 17, 2013, of pulmonary fibrosis at home in Northport, N.Y. Bob came to us from Cranford (N.J.) High School — rejoining three classmates from...

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Jay William Blum *34

JAY WILLIAM BLUM *34, nearly 84, died July 4, 1989. Born in Wheeling, W.Va., on Aug. 3, 1905, he received his A.B degree in economics from the College of Wooster,...

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Frank H. Blumenthal *41

Frank Blumenthal, who spent almost his entire career with the National Labor Relations Board in Washington, D.C., died Dec. 29, 2011. Alert to the end, he was...

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Bernhardt G. Blumenthal *65

Bernhardt Blumenthal, professor of German at LaSalle University in Philadelphia and chair of its foreign-languages and literatures department for 43 years, died at...

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Lee L. Blyler '32 *33

Lee Landis Blyler died Mar. 27, 1999, of lung cancer at his home in Cape Coral, Fla.Lee studied chemical engineering in college. In 1933 he earned a master's in chemical...

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Timothy L. Bock *82

TIMOTHY L. BOCK *82 died Dec. 19, 1992, at the age of 39, after a long illness. Dr. Bock was born in Corvallis, Ore., in 1953. During his youth, he resided in Bowling...

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Edward W. Bodnar *58

Edward Bodnar, professor emeritus of classics at Georgetown University, died Nov. 29, 2011. He was 91. A priest for 59 years, he graduated from St. Louis University...

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Seymour M. Bogdonoff *48

Seymour M. Bogdonoff, a world expert on supersonic and hypersonic aerodynamics, died Jan. 10, 2005, on his 84th birthday, from a fall in his Princeton home.Bogdonoff,...

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John E. Booty *60

John Booty, former dean of the School of Theology and professor emeritus at the University of the South in Sewanee, Tenn., died April 17, 2013. He was 87. Booty received...

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Logan Chappell Bostian '44 *49

Logan died April 8, 2010, in Williamsburg, Va. He was 87. A chemistry major at Princeton, he roomed with Bob Claytor, Ben Burns, and Tom Wolf. He was president of the...

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Rudolph S. Bottei *56

Chemistry, April 23, 2003

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William Filbert Bottiglia '34 *48

Bill, who taught foreign literatures and linguistics at MIT for 35 years, with stints also at Princeton, Ripon, and St. Lawrence, and was author of the tetralogy Heroic...

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Nadine Marie Anne Boucheron *85

NADINFE ANNE MARIE, BOUCHERON, aged nearly 32, died in Sept. 1991 in an accident in her native France. No further details are available. She was born Oct. 4, 1959, in...

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Michel Boudart *50

Michel Boudart, professor emeritus of chemical engineering at Stanford and one of the world’s eminent experts in catalysis, died May 2, 2012. He was...

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Frederick Patten Bowes '25 *41

FRED BOWES was born in Chicago, Ill., Jan. 10, 1902. He transferred to Princeton from the Univ. of Michigan sophomore year. He immediately became a popular member of the...

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David L. Bowler *64

Electrical Engineering, Dec. 22, 2005

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Frediano V. Bracco *70

Frediano Bracco, professor emeritus of mechanical and aerospace engineering at Princeton, died Sept. 3, 2013. He was 76. Born in Italy, Bracco graduated from the...

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Camilynn I. Brannan *90

Biology, Oct. 15, 2002

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Barbara A. Brenner *77

Barbara Brenner, who combatively headed the Breast Cancer Action organization, died of ALS May 10, 2013. She was 61. Brenner graduated from Smith in 1973. After...

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Ben E. Brewer Jr. *57

Architecture, Dec. 16, 2003

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David Erickson Brickl *52

DAVID ERICKSON BRICKL *52, aged 64 years, retired physicist at the I.B.M. facilities located in East Fishkill, N.Y., died Aug. 12, 1991, at Vassar Brothers Hospital in...

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David A. Bridewell *32

Economics, July 28, 1999

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John E. Brigante *47

John Brigante, retired chief economist of the General Tire and Rubber Co., died Jan. 29, 2013, at the age of 88. Brigante graduated from the University of Buffalo in...

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Reginald Brill *66

History, Dec. 24, 2003

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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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John L. Brinkley *65

John Brinkley, professor of classics emeritus at Hampden-Sydney College (H-SC), died Sept. 14, 2012, at the age of 75. In 1959, Brinkley graduated from H-SC summa...

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Roy J. Britten *51

Roy Britten, a retired biophysicist who discovered “junk” DNA, died Jan. 21, 2012. He was 92. Britten graduated from the University of Virginia in 1940. Recruited...

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Wesley E. Brittin *48

Physics, Aug. 1, 2006

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William N. Broadwater *59

Oriental Languages and Literature, May 30, 2004

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John H. Brodie *98

John Hartley Brodie, a theoretical physicist, drowned in an accident Jan. 28, 2006, near Brattleboro, Vt.Brodie received bachelor's and master's degrees from Cornell in...

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Howard P. Brokaw '38 *39

Howard (or “Broke”) died Dec. 20, 2013. He was 97. He prepared for Princeton at Newark Academy and the Hotchkiss School. At Princeton he majored in chemical...

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George W. Brown *40

Mathematics, June 20, 2005

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Albert Linwood Brown *65

WWS, Sept. 27, 2000

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Leon Atwood Brown *18

LEON ATWOOD BROWN, age 75, died June 15, 1980. He was born in Troutmans, N.C., in 1894, and lived there in his early years. He did go south for college and earned his...

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Robert Walter Brown *47

ROBERT WALTER BROWN, age 67, died Nov. 13, 1989. He was born Feb. 26, 1922, in Ash Point, Me, In 1944 he was awarded a B.S. degree in chemistry by Bowdoin College. His...

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W. Stanley Brown *61

Stanley Brown, a member of the Bell Laboratories Research Department, died Jan. 16, 2013, at age 77. He graduated Yale in 1956, and earned a Ph.D. in physics...

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W. Aggrey Brown *74

Aggrey Brown, former director of the Caribbean Institute of Media and Communication (CARIMAC) and professor emeritus at the University of the West Indies in Jamaica,...

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William B. Browne *57

Aeronautical Engineering, Sept. 1, 2004

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Earl S. Browning Jr. *53

Earl Browning, a decorated Army colonel who arrested the notorious Nazi war criminal Klaus Barbie (known as the Butcher of Lyon), died Oct. 23, 2013. He was...

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John F. Brownlow Jr. *50

JOHN F. BROWNLOW JR., age 60, died Dec. 25, 1973. His entire life was devoted to a career in the U.S. Army. He was graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point...

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Carl Bean Brunner Jr. '50 *57

Carl died of a heart attack Jan. 1, 1997, at the Brunner family home in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. On Nov. 29, he had observed his 68th birthday.A native of Panama City,...

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Clinton Ethelburt Brush III '33 *35

Bert died in a hospital in Nashville, Tenn., Nov. 20, 1996, after an operation. He was 85 years old.He was a native of Nashville and prepared at Lawrenceville. He was...

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Milton Norbert Brutten *43

Modern Languages & Literature, Mar. 16, 2000

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James Junkin Buchanan '46 *54

Jim, son of trustee emeritus John G. Buchanan 1909, died peacefully in his hometown of Pittsburgh Dec. 5, 2004.Jim came to Princeton in 1942 from Shady Side Academy. He...

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Alfred J. Budka *69

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, July 26, 2004

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William H. Buffum '33 *34

BILL BUFFUM, who had been living in a nursing home in Arnold, Md., died may 28,1990.Bill was born Aug. 10, 1910, in Swansea, Mass. He lived in various towns in New...

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Evan L. Burge *69

Classics, Mar. 27, 2003

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Filiz E. Burhan *79

Filiz Burhan, associate professor of art history at The American University of Paris (AUP), died May 23, 2011, of cancer. She was 67. Burhan received a bachelor’s...

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Fred G. Burke *58

Fred G. Burke, architect of sweeping change in public school financing and accountability, died March 11, 2005, in Newton, N.J., from a pulmonary embolism. He was 79.A...

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James P. Burlingham *49

Chemical Engineering, March 13, 2006

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James Holden Burnett '32 *33

Jim died Dec. 27, 2002. He and his wife, the former Ethel Victoria Lewis Randall, had just celebrated their eighth wedding anniversary. His first wife, the former Anne...

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Joseph R. Burns '59 *62

Joe "Red," electrical engineer and inventor, died at his home in West Trenton on Apr. 18, 2001.A member of Cannon Club at Princeton, Joe played both varsity baseball and...

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Nathaniel Burt '36 *49

Nat died July 1, 2003; was 89. A longtime Princeton resident, was a noted composer, poet, author, and lecturer. A graduate of St. James School in Maryland, where...

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Harris M. Burte *50

Harris M. Burte, who had a 42-year career with the U.S. Air Force, died suddenly June 26, 2009. He was 81. Burte received a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering...

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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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Harry L. Bush *52

HARRY L. BUSH, retired Army colonel, died in Georgetown Univ. Hospital Jan. 17, 1993, at the age of 74. In recent years, he and his wife had made their home in...

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Donald W. Bushaw *52

Donald Bushaw, retired professor of mathematics emeritus at Washington State University (WSU), died Jan. 15, 2012, at the age of 85. After serving in the Pacific with...

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Jess R. Bushman *58

Geology, Feb. 19, 2006

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Susan Butcher '83 *87

A light did indeed go out in Santa Fe when architect and designer Susan Butcher died April 15, 2009, at her home in Galisteo, N.M., after a long illness. She was...

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Chester J. Butcher *47

Chester Butcher, a retired Air Force brigadier general, died Nov. 15, 2013. He was 91. Butcher graduated from West Point in January 1943 and was assigned to a fighter...

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Edmund H. H. Caddy Jr. '52 *55

Ed Caddy died April 17, 2006, of congestive heart failure at his home in Bolingbrook, Ill., having decided against further hospitalization. After a serious heart attack...

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Walker Oscar Cain *40

WALKER OSCAR CAIN *40, distinguished architect and designer of both Jadwin Gymnasium and the Computer Center on Princeton campus, died at his home in Southampton, L.I.,...

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Stamatis Cambanis *69

Stamatis Cambanis, professor of electrical engineering at the U. of North Carolina, died at his home Apr. 12, 1995. He was 51. He succumbed after a long and courageous...

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Carl M. Campbell Jr. '54 *57

Carl “Mac” Campbell died June 26, 2011, surrounded by his family. Born in Hagerstown, Md., he attended George School in Newtown, Pa. At Princeton, he majored in...

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Gerard J. Campbell *57

Gerard Campbell, former president of Georgetown University who was a priest for 61 years and a Jesuit for 72 years, died Aug. 9, 2012. He was 92. Campbell earned a...

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Malcolm J. Campbell '56 *62

Malcolm Campbell died Jan. 27, 2013, at his home in Portland, Maine. At Princeton he joined Dial Lodge and majored in art history, earning his bachelor’s degree...

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Ralph S. Cannon '31 *35

Ralph died Dec. 2, 2006, at Hearthstone Manor in Woodstock, Ill. Joyce, his wife of 41 years, was by his side. Ralph graduated from Mercersburg Academy with honors in...

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Norman F. Cantor *57

Norman F. Cantor, 74, a prominent historian of the Middle Ages, died Sept. 18, 2004, in Miami. The cause was heart failure.A master of fluent, graceful prose, Norman's...

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Cyrus D. Cantrell III *68

Cyrus Cantrell, professor of physics and electrical engineering and senior associate engineering dean for academic affairs at the Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and...

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Colwell Carey '38 *39

COLWELL CAREY, known to most of us as Jack, died suddenly, Apr. 7, 1993, after a brief illness. A professional mechanical engineer, he retired from CurtissWright...

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Kevin M. Carlsmith *01

Kevin Carlsmith, a highly regarded associate professor of psychology at Colgate University, died of cancer Nov. 19, 2011. He was 44. Carlsmith graduated from Lewis &...

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Michael D. Carolus *05

Chemistry, Nov. 29, 2005

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John J. Carroll *55

Woodrow Wilson School, Feb. 22, 2002

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J. Douglas Carroll *63

Douglas Carroll, who held joint professorships in business and psychology at Rutgers University, died June 7, 2011, at the age of 72. Carroll graduated from the...

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Robert W. Carrubba *64

Classics, Dec. 12, 2005

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John A. Carter Jr. *56

John Carter, professor emeritus of English literature at Wake Forest University, died Aug. 4, 2009. He was 77. Carter received a bachelor’s degree from the University...

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Daniel Catan *77

Daniel Catan, a Mexican composer who brought Spanish-language opera into U.S. culture, died in his sleep April 9, 2011. He was 62. Born in Mexico, Catan was a gifted...

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Tom H. Caudill *96

Woodrow Wilson School, Sept. 11, 2006

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Spencer O. Chagnon '57 *63

Spencer died March 31, 2003, from a heart attack caused by Alzheimer’s disease. At Princeton, he majored in electrical engineering, joined Elm Club, and roomed by...

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D.T. Chalkley *50

Donald T. Chalkley, director of civil rights for the National Institutes of Health in the 1970s, died of pneumonia May 30, 2005. He was 85.A native of Louisiana,...

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Edwin Laurence Chalmers '49 *51

Larry died Nov. 24, 2009, at the age of 81. Larry prepared at Wyomissing (Pa.) High School, and at Princeton he majored in psychology and graduated with honors. He was...

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Hsueh T. Chang *42

Hsueh Tseng Chang, tied by blood to significant events in Chinese history, died Dec. 5, 2004. He was 93.Hsueh Tseng was born in Liaoning, China, son of the warlord Chang...

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David Chung Ping Chang '51 *53

Dave died Nov. 30, 2001, in NYC, from complications related to open-heart surgery. He was born in Shanghai, the son of Chang Hsin Hal, a diplomat and university...

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Joseph J. Chang *54

Joseph Chang, a prominent professor emeritus of biology at Sogang University South Korea, died Jan. 11, 2011. He was 83. Chang graduated from St. Anselm College...

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William S. Chapman *85

William Chapman, who spent his entire career in public service, died Dec. 30, 2012, after a long illness. He was 51. Chapman graduated from Cornell in 1983 with a...

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Antonio Edward Chavez *77

Woodrow Wilson School, Mar. 5, 2000

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Victor L. Chen *86

Applied and Computational Mathematics, Aug. 8, 2006

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Pi-Chao Chen *66

Pi-Chao Chen, Taiwanese patriot and politician, died March 25, 2005, in intensive care in a hospital in Taipei.In 1961 Chen left his homeland for study in U.S. At...

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Shoei-Sheng Chen *68

Shoei-Sheng Chen, a retired senior mechanical engineer at the Argonne (Ill.) National Laboratory, died Feb. 11, 2012. He was 72. Born Taiwan, Chen was the first...

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Sin-I Cheng *52

Sin-I Cheng, Princeton professor emeritus of mechanical and aerospace engineering, died Dec. 6, 2011. He was 89. Born in China, Cheng graduated from Jiao Tong University...

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William H. Cherry *58

William H. Cherry died Feb. 19, 2005, in Princeton. He was 85.Cherry received a Ph.D. in physics from Princeton, well after his 1941 start of a lifelong career with RCA....

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Ronald Laird Cherry *61

Economics and Sociology, Mar. 19, 2000

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Paul R. Chesebro *27

Chemistry, June 20, 2005

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Frederick E. Christian *34

History, Mar. 2, 2003

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Kai Lai Chung *47

Kai Lai Chung, professor of mathematics emeritus at Stanford and a noted specialist in probability theory, died June 1, 2009. He was 91. Born in...

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Alonzo Church '24 *27

Alonzo Church, a philosopher and mathematician, died Aug. 11, 1995. He was 92. He attended Ridgefield School in Connecticut, where he helped edit the school magazine. At...

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Robert L. Churchill '30 *31

Robert L. Churchill, Eastman executive and former president of Eastman Chemical Products Inc., died Sept. 16, 1997, in Kingsport, Tenn. He was 89.Robert was born in...

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Jordan C. Churchill *37

JORDAN COMBES CHURCHILL, a veteran teacher of history, died Feb. 11, 1994. He got his undergraduate degree and his first master's from Amherst. In 1930, he joined the...

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J. Richard Ciccotelli *81

Richard Ciccotelli, who had careers as a professor and an entrepreneur, died Aug. 25, 2011, after a courageous 30-year battle with cancer. He was 60. Ciccotelli was...

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Albert Howard Clark *69

Physics, Feb. 5, 2000

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Robert Judson Clark *74

Robert Judson Clark, considered the father of the American Arts and Crafts revival and Princeton professor emeritus of art and archaeology, died Jan. 4, 2011, at home...

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Richard Penfield Clarke '41 *50

Dick died July 10, 2004, of complications from knee-replacement surgery.A native of Baltimore, he prepared at the Gilman School. At Princeton he majored in chemistry,...

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Robert B. Clarkson *69

Robert B. Clarkson, a distinguished scientific researcher, died Aug. 12, 2004, in Urbana, Ill., after a brief illness. He was 61.Robert received a master's and doctorate...

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Frederic N. Cleaveland *51

Politics, Dec. 19, 2005

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Franklin A. Cleland *54

Franklin Cleland, a longtime research scientist with Shell Development Co., died Dec. 20, 2009, at the age of 81. Cleland graduated from Texas A&M University in 1950,...

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Preston Rively Clement *50

Preston Rively Clement, an electrical engineer and educator, died June 18, 2004, in Princeton.Born in Kansas City, Mo., Preston matriculated at the University of Kansas,...

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Susan Malin Clift *86

Susan Malin Clift, former research director at an Arco Chemical division (now Bayer AG), died Jan. 1, 2007, of breast cancer at her home in Lansdale, Pa. She was 47....

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Ralph E. Close '44 *53

Wally died Dec.13, 2005, in Florida.A scion of two longtime Princeton families, he was born in Lebanon, where his father, Harold Close '10, was a dean at the American...

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Arthur C. Close '46 *50

Arthur Close died June 19, 2010, in his home in McLean, Va., of Parkinson’s disease and a blood disorder. He was 85. Art was born in Beirut, Lebanon, where his...

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Francis Bowman Clough *51

Chemistry, June 1, 2000

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Ansley Johnson Coale '39 *47

Ansley died Nov. 5, 2002, at Newtown, Pa., from Parkinson's disease. Born in Baltimore, Ansley followed a family tradition by attending Princeton, graduating with a...

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William B. Cobb Jr. *45

Politics, March 19, 2003

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John V. Cody *71

John Vincent Patrick Cody, a classics scholar who also taught comparative literature and became an expert in electronic publishing technologies, died July 14, 2008, in...

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David Robbins Coffin '40 *54

From the Princeton Office of Communications came the following: "David Coffin, a longtime faculty member in Princeton's Art and Archaeology Dept. who influenced...

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Ira M. Cohen *63

Ira M. Cohen, professor emeritus of mechanical engineering and applied mechanics at the University of Pennsylvania, died Dec. 8, 2007. He was 70. Cohen earned a...

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J. David Cohen *76

David Cohen, professor of physics at the University of Oregon, died Oct. 29, 2012. He was 65. Cohen graduated from the University of Washington in 1968, and after Army...

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Arthur Collins Jr. '52 *56

Art died peacefully at his home in Wilton, Conn., Sept. 3, 2005, after hard-fought battle with cancer.Born in New York City, he prepared for Princeton at Kent School,...

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George R. Collins '39 *42

DISTINGLJISHED ART HISTORIAN and enthusiastic and inspiring professor of art history at Columbia for 40 years, George died Jan. 5, 1993, at the Falmouth, Mass., nursing...

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Elliott J. Collins *52

Elliott Collins, a retired pharmaceutical industry research scientist, died at home June 10, 2010. He was 91. After serving in the Army during World War...

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Brinston B. Collins *69

Brinston Collins, professor emeritus of political science at Norfolk (Va.) State University, died April 7, 2011. He was 74. Collins graduated from Morehouse College in...

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Arthur J. Collinson *65

Woodrow Wilson School, March 4, 2006

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Paul Taylor Condit '40 *58

Paul Condit died Sept. 1, 1998, in Los Angeles. He was the son of Kenneth '13, dean of the Princeton School of Engineering. Paul had a long, productive career in cancer...

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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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David Alton Conway '60 *67

David died March 25, 2005.He earned his bachelor's and doctoral degrees in philosophy from Princeton. As an undergraduate, he was a member of Tower Club and had 11...

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Allan F. Cook II '44 *52

Allan Cook died May 26, 1998, at his home in Wellesley, Mass. He was 76.He attended Wesleyan U. in Connecticut and the U. of Arizona before spending two years in the...

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John S. Cook '50 *55

John died of heart failure Jan. 23, 2011, in Falmouth, Mass. He graduated from St. Andrew’s School, where later he was a trustee for many years. John served in the...

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Robert M. Cook *64

Robert Cook, who had been a Yale professor, an attorney, and a union iron welder, died of a form of dementia Nov. 29, 2011. He was 77. Cook graduated from RPI in 1956,...

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S. Morton Cooley Jr. '44 *53

One of four from our class to transfer to the Naval Academy near the start of World War II, Mort died Feb. 14, 2005, in Palm Coast, Fla. He was 83 and retired as rear...

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Frank Scott Cooper Jr. '31 *32

Frank S. Cooper Jr. died Oct. 20, 1995, at Stamford (Conn.) Hospital. Born in Roanoke, he graduated from Roanoke H.S. and Mercersburg. At Princeton he belonged to Tower...

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Edward Bernard Cornelius '40 *41

Retired chemical engineer Ed Cornelius died on Sept. 13, 1999, after living in Sarasota, Fla., for the past 10 years. His interest in research on catalysts and catalytic...

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Henry Rowland Cornwall '35 *47

Hank Cornwall died Sept. 18, 1997, in Concord, Mass., after a long illness. He was 84. A native of Middlebury, Vt., he came to Princeton from the Gunnery School in...

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John B. Corser Jr. '27 *30

Jack was born in Scranton, Pa., the son John Bliss Corser 1896. He died in his sleep on Mar. 19, 2000. Jack prepared at Scranton Central High, where he was a member...

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Albert Covolo '30 *31

AL COVOLO, the oldest member of our Class, died in New York on May 14, 1992. Al was born in St. Gall, Switzerland, but his family moved to the U.S. when he was ten years...

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Thomas C. Cox *80

Thomas Cox, associate professor emeritus of history at the University of Southern California Dornsife, died Dec. 9, 2011. He was 72. Cox graduated from the University of...

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Herbert E. Cragin, Jr. '33 *34

Herb died Feb. 16, 2006, just short of his 95th birthday, after several years of declining health.He earned a bachelor's in civil engineering and stayed on at the...

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Francis B. Cramer *37

Chemistry, July 30, 2003.

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Richard Dana Cramer *49

Architecture, Apr. 21, 2000

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Maurice B. Cramer '31 *37

ENGLISH LITERATURE MAJOR AND PROFESSOR, our classmate Maurice Cramer died Feb. 26, 1990, at N.C. Memorial Hospital in Chapel Hill. At Princeton he majored in classics,...

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Leo P. Crespi *42

Leo P. Crespi, who spent 32 years directing public-opinion research for the U.S. Information Agency, died July 8, 2008. He was 91. Crespi graduated summa cum laude from...

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Leonard Rex Criminale *49

Modern Languages & Literature, June 5, 2000

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Richard H. Crowell *55

Richard H. Crowell, emeritus professor of mathematics at Dartmouth College, died Aug. 5, 2006, of Parkinson’s disease. He was 78, and was a longtime resident of Hanover....

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Francis J. Crowley *31

Modern Languages and Literature, Aug. 13, 2005

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William F. Crozier '64 *65

Bill died Feb. 9, 2014, in Phoenix, Ariz., after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. He grew up in Omaha, Neb., and attended Benson High School, where he...

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Charles W. Crupi *67

Charles Crupi, professor emeritus of English at Albion College in Michigan, died June 6, 2010. He was 71. Crupi graduated from Harvard in 1961, received a...

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Charles Sumner Cummings II '36 *40

Chuck died June 22, 2002, from complications of Parkinson's disease.He prepared at Newark Academy. At Princeton he majored in physics, and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa...

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Richard E. Curl *43

Richard E. Curl died Mar. 13, 1995, after heart surgery. He was 77. He was director of the Office of Intelligence Resources, Bureau of Intelligence and Research, U.S....

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John E. Curry *54

Mechanical Engineering, Dec. 21, 2003.

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Burton L. Curry '30 *33

Burton L. Curry died Oct. 4, 1997, in Vero Beach, Fla., where he had lived for six years. He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on July 18, 1909.He prepared for Princeton at...

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Cassius W. Curtis *37

Physics, Dec. 17, 2004

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Donald Whitehouse Curtis *42

DONALD WHITEHOUSE CURTIS *42, senior economist with the Treasury in Washington, D.C., died of leukemia in Sibley Memorial Hospital Oct. 25, 1989. He was 71 years old. A...

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Howard C. Curtiss Jr. *65

Howard Curtiss, Princeton professor emeritus of mechanical and aerospace engineering and a pioneering researcher in helicopter aerodynamics, died Sept. 20, 2012, of...

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Edward Francis D'Arms '25 *36

IN THE DE&TH OF Chet D'Arms Mar. 3, 1991, the Class has lost another distinguished and respected member. He came to us from Mercersburg and was active in the Press Club,...

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Mohammed A. Dahleh *87

Applied & Computational Math, July 29, 2000

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Edwin Harold Dahlgren Jr. *60

Edwin H. Dahlgren Jr., chemical engineer and consultant to the pulp and paper industry, died Apr. 30, 1998. He was 65.Edwin attended the U. of Washington, where he...

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Albert C. Dambrun *41

Economics, May 18, 2003

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Thaddeus G. Dankel, Jr. *69

Mathematics, Nov. 10, 2005

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Clarence T. Daub '31 *32

Clarence T. Daub died May 30, 1997, at his home in La Mesa, Calif. Ted, as his classmates knew him, was born in Mercersburg, Pa. Upon graduation from Mercersburg Academy...

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William Melvin Davidson '40 *41

Bill Davidson died Dec. 21, 1998, after a prolonged illness. Margaret and Bob Goheen, Yick Kuwayama, and Buz Bedford '39 were among those attending his memorial service....

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Egbert L. Davis Jr. *34

Economics, Nov. 10, 2006

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Darvin D. Davis *66

Woodrow Wilson School, Jan. 8, 2005

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Hugh Joseph Davis '35 *36

HUGH DAVIS died of cancer in Highline Community Hospital, Seattle, on May 14, 1992.Most of his 40year career as an engineer was with the Boeing Company, where he...

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Rex D. Davis *66

Rex D. Davis, former director of the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms (ATF) who started out by arresting “moonshiners,” died Jan. 7,...

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John C. Davis *40

John C. Davis, a retired teacher and administrator who helped update and expand the curriculum at St. Albans School in Washington, D.C., died of a heart ailment Aug. 20,...

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Reuben A. Day Jr. *40

Chemistry, April 24, 2005

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Clifford de Baun *49

Woodrow Wilson School, May 25, 2006

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Roger A. de Laix *67

Classics, Dec. 5, 2003

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Mary L. Deibel *76

Mary Deibel, a journalist who covered Washington, D.C., for the Scripps Howard newspapers, died of cancer May 3, 2013. She was 65. Deibel graduated from Duke in 1970...

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Philip H. DeLacy *36

Classics, June 17, 2006

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Jean-Jacques Demorest *49

Jean-Jacques Demorest, a scholar and professor of French at leading American universities, died Nov. 16, 2013, in France. He was 93. Born in France, Demorest joined the...

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Brian J. Dendle *66

Brian Dendle, retired professor in the department of Spanish and Italian at the University of Kentucky, died Sept. 3, 2013, at the age of 77. Born in Oxford,...

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George Townsend Derby '25 *28

COL. GEORGE TOWNSEND DERBY, son of Col. George McClellan Derby, was born Jan. 14, 1905, and died in Naples, Fla., Oct. 28, 1992. He left us at the end of sophomore year...

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Haluk M. Derin *72

Electrical Engineering, Feb. 24, 2002

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Peter S. Derow *70

Peter S. Derow, Hody fellow and tutor in ancient history at Wadham College of Oxford University, died Dec. 9, 2006, of a heart attack. He was 62. An expert on ancient...

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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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Antonio Cosme Descamps '69 *71

We note with great sadness that Antonio Descamps died peacefully, surrounded by his loved ones, on May 15, 1989, in Sausalito, Ca1if., after a year of AIDS-related...

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Joseph Desipio '33 *34

Joe DeSipio died Feb. 5, 1998, in Philadelphia, of cancer. He prepared the following memorial for himself.Joe, a retired ballet dancer, was born in South Philadelphia in...

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Robert W. Detenbeck *62

Robert Detenbeck, retired professor of physics at the University of Vermont, died Aug. 8, 2013, at the age of 80. He received a bachelor’s degree in physics from the...

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William DeWitt *66

William DeWitt, the C. Carlisle Tippit Professor of Biology at Williams College, died May 3, 2013, at his home. He was 73. He graduated from Williams in 1961, and...

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Armand Di Giacomo *53

Armand Di Giacomo died Nov. 4, 2003, at Johns Hopkins University Hospital from complications following surgery.Armand earned master's and doctoral degrees at Princeton...

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John M. Dickey '33 *35

JOHN DICKEY died at home in Westtown, Penn., Sept. 19, 1990. John was born Jan. 9, 1911, in Chicago. He livedin Germany and in Oxford, Penn. He prepared at Odenwald...

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John Diebboll *82

John Diebboll, a prominent architect who had a second career as an artist, died Nov. 23, 2010, of brain cancer. He was 54. Diebboll graduated from Bennington College in...

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Arthur T. Dietz *53

Michael S. Gray of Willingboro, N.J., died peacefully Nov. 23, 2008, after a brief battle with cancer. He was 48. Mike was born in Limestone, Maine, where his father...

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Andre C. Dimitriadis *66

Andre Dimitriadis, founder and chairman of LTC Properties Inc., died Aug. 14, 2013, after long battling a chronic illness. He was 72. Born in Istanbul, Turkey,...

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Donald M. Ditmars '30 *31

Donald M. Ditmars died at Easton [Pa.] Hospital, July 12, 1997. He was 89. Born in Trenton, he lived in Pennington since 1942.Donald was a graduate of Trenton Central...

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Damien Dixon *00

Electrical Engineering, Nov. 25, 2005

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Wilfrid J. Dixon *44

Wilfrid J. Dixon, a UCLA professor emeritus and a pioneer in statistics, died of heart disease Sept. 20, 2008. He was 92. Dixon received a bachelor’s degree in...

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Roger Coit Dixon '36 *42

Roger died of a cerebral hemorrhage Jan. 30, 2010, in his hometown of Mitchellville, Md. The son of a Princeton economics professor, Roger majored in chemistry, but...

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Vernon J. Dixon *73

Vernon Dixon, who had been the Merit Professor of Economics at Haverford College, died April 23, 2011. He was 78. In 1954, Dixon received a bachelor’s degree from...

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Morino Dobrowolny *67

Astrophysical Sciences, 2003.

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A. Bayard Dod Jr. '36 *38

By, of Apple Valley, Calif., died May 1, 2002. He prepared at the Hun School and Carteret Academy. At Princeton he majored in electrical engineering and was a member of...

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Earl S. Doderer *70

Earl Doderer, a retired professor of engineering at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas, died Feb. 16, 2011. He was 76. After graduating from Union College in 1956,...

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David Stuart Dodge '45 *49

On Jan. 20, 2009, Princeton and our class suffered a grievous loss with the death of David Dodge. Raised in Beirut, Lebanon, David entered Princeton from Deerfield....

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William M. Doerflinger '31 *32

Bill was born July 30, 1910, in Brooklyn and died Dec. 23, 2000, at Fellowship Village in Basking Ridge, N.J. For a large portion of his life, he was a resident of the...

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Coleman Dupont Donaldson *57

Coleman Donaldson, a distinguished practitioner and government adviser in aeronautical engineering, died peacefully Aug. 7, 2009. He was 86. Donaldson received a...

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Willis Frederick Doney Jr. '46 *49

Bill died July 2, 2005, of pneumonia in Boston.Born in Pittsburgh, Pa., he prepped at Shadyside Academy. Majoring in philosophy as an undergraduate, he later earned a...

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Maura Cathleen Donohue *90

MAURA CATHLEEN DONOHUE, a graduate student in the Dept. of Art and Archaeology who was pursuing her doctorate at Princeton, died tragically on Apr. 16, 1992, while...

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Neville C. Donovan *56

Civil Engineering, Jan. 30, 2006

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James Doolittle '39 *48

Jim died May 24, 1998, at the Veterans' Hospital in Scarborough, Maine. Even as undergraduate majoring in modern languages, Jim had decided on a career as a teacher...

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James Gregg Dougherty Jr. '47 *49

After two years in the Navy as an electrician's mate, Jim returned to Princeton and graduated in 1948. In 1949 he earned a master's degree in electrical engineering from...

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Paul M. Douglas '41 *48

Former class president Paul Douglas died Feb. 27, 2013, in Cathedral Village, a continuing-care retirement community in Philadelphia. He came to Princeton from...

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S. William Dowey *48

Politics, July 22, 2003

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George F. Drake *42

Modern Languages and Literature, Dec. 29, 2005

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Michael J. Driver *62

Psychology, Sept. 19, 2004

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Alfred Theodore Drury '34 *35

Ted Drury, who retired in 1975 as head of the Technical Services Dept. at the U.S. Naval Ship Research & Development Center in Bethesda, Md., died Sept. 24, 1995, it has...

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Ralph R. Drury '51 *57

Felix was born Sept. 20, 1928, in Youngstown, Ohio, and came to us from Phillips Andover. At Princeton he majored in architecture, was art editor of the Nassau Lit,...

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James W. Drury *48

James Drury, professor emeritus of political science at the University of Kansas (KU), died March 3, 2013. He was 94. Drury received bachelor’s and master’s degrees from...

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Ann Flaig Dulaney *76

Woodrow Wilson School, Aug. 3, 2000

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Basil A. Dunell *49

Chemistry, Dec. 25, 2005

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Ralph A. Dungan Jr. *52

Ralph Dungan, part of President John F. Kennedy’s White House inner circle, died Oct. 5, 2013. He was 90. Following Navy service, Dungan graduated in 1950 from St....

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Barrows Dunham '26 *33

Barrows Dunham died Nov. 19, 1995, of heart failure at Lankenau Hospital near Philadelphia. He earned an MA and a PhD from Princeton and was for many years chairman of...

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William Clyde Dunn *43

Politics, Aug. 24, 2000

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Ranald G. Dunning '24 *25

Ranald Dunning died July 15, 1998, at Princeton Medical Center. Born Oct. 6, 1902, in Lyndon, Ohio, to Smith G. Dunning 1892 and Agnes Powers, Ran attended St. Mary's...

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Severn P.C. Duvall Jr. *55

Severn Duvall, the Henry S. Fox Jr. Professor of English emeri tus at Washington and Lee University (W&L), died at home March 2, 2012. He was 87. Duvall was a Marine...

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Theophanis Dymiotis *95

Theophanis Dymiotis died in a car accident March 10, 2007, after a performance with the Delaware Symphony Orchestra, when an oncoming driver ran head-on into his car....

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Durand Echeverria '35 *50

Itch died in Wellfleet, Mass., on May 21, 2001. Born in Short Hills, N.J., his early years in schools in Cuba and the US hinted at the multifaceted life he was to have....

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Melvin Willard Ecke *51

History, Mar. 27, 2000

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David J. Eden *72

Woodrow Wilson School, March 28, 2005

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Harry K. Edenborough '59 *61

We lost Kip Dec. 7, 2013, in San Francisco. Kip was born in Denver and grew up in Amarillo, Texas, where he met his future bride, Susan Ann Slater. They both...

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Carter Hewitt Edmund *31

CARTER HEWITT died Mar. 20, 1992, in Saint Francis Medical Center, Peoria, Ill., twelve days after an automobile accident. Carter was driving alone, after visiting his...

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Ralph W. Edwards *53

Chemical Engineering, Jan. 23, 2004

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George H. Edwards *67

George Edwards, the retired Edward MacDowell Professor of Music at Columbia University, died Oct. 23, 2011, after a long illness. He was 68. Edwards graduated from...

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Charles S. Edwards *69

Charles Edwards, professor of political science emeritus at Baylor University, died at home May 28, 2013. He was 84. He graduated from Penn State University in 1950,...

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David Lockwood Egan *57

David Lockwood Egan died at his home in St. Helena, Mont., March 5, 2004. He was 69.Originally from Seattle, David attended the University of Washington. Following a...

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Joachim B. Ehrman *54

Physics, April 18, 2004

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Alec B. Eidsath *89

Chemical Engineering, Oct. 10, 2003

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Leonard Eisenbud *48

Leonard Eisenbud died Nov. 30, 2004, in Haverford, Pa. He was 91.Practitioner of science and student of its culture, Leonard earned a doctorate in physics at Princeton,...

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Lorenz E. A. Eitner *52

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

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Abdallah El Maaroufi *69

Abdallah El Maaroufi, former ambassador of Morocco to the United States, died at home of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease on Jan. 8, 2011. He was 66. At age 14, El Maaroufi...

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Ellen Fagenson Eland *81

Ellen Fagenson Eland, nationally regarded scholar of managerial diversity, died in Reston, Va., Sept. 25, 2005, of brain cancer. She was 51.Eland received an...

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William Kemper Elliot '38 *40

Bill Elliot died Dec. 24, 1997, in Brooklyn, N.Y. He had been ill for several months. Bill never married and closest surviving relatives are a niece and a nephew,...

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Calvert Nice Ellis *27

Calvert Nice Ellis, president emeritus of Juniata College, prominent educator, and ordained minister in the Church of the Brethren, died Apr. 7, 1995. He was 90. He...

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David R. Ellis *62

David Ellis, a retired aeronautical engineer who loved flying, died Oct. 26, 2010. He was 75. Born into a family of aviation pioneers, Ellis learned to fly early,...

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Warrick E. Elrod Jr. *55

Economics and Social Institutions, Sept. 5, 2004

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Douglas M. Ely '79 *81

A traffic accident on the Washington, D.C., beltway claimed Doug’s life March 2, 2006. He was 47. Doug was one of the most traveled members of the class, from his birth...

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John Wilson Ely '27 *33

John Wilson Ely died April 25, 1998. He came to us from Andover, and was a member of the Tiger board and of Tower Club. John roomed with Mitch Posey in Holder Hall. He...

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Raymond Jay Emrich '38 *46

Ray died Sept. 7, 2005, at Kirkland Village in Bethlehem, Pa.After preparing at East Denver (Colo.) High School, Ray majored in physics at Princeton. He graduated with...

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Donald C. M. Englert *32

Oriental Languages, Jan. 13, 2005

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Oscar Erlandsen '29 *31

Oscar died Nov. 21, 1995. He prepared at Storm King School. At Princeton his roommate was Buzz Irvine, and he belonged to Arbor Inn. After receiving his degree in...

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HENDRA Esmara *72

Woodrow Wilson School, Aug. 13, 2000

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Marten S. Estey *52

Marten Estey, professor emeritus of economics at the Wharton School of Business of the University of Pennsylvania, died Dec. 5, 2012. He was 94. Estey graduated from...

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Edwin Frank Estle *66

EDWIN FRANK Es I LE, at the age of5 1, distinguished economist, died suddenly at his home in Melrose, Mass., Dec. 8, 1978. Born in Bloomington, Ind., lie earned his B.A....

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Stephen J. Ettinger *65

Stephen Ettinger, who worked for the World Bank for more than two decades, died July 31, 2013, after battling pancreatic cancer for almost four years. He was...

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James M. Evans *62

Architecture, Sept. 26, 2005

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Paul Richer Evans *64

Music, May 13, 2000

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William R. Evans '44 *50

Bill died Nov. 17, 2008. He and his wife had lived on Manhattan’s East Side for several decades. Bill had no listings in our undergraduate directories, but a brief...

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Phillip E. Everett *49

Aeronautical Engineering, Aug. 2, 2004

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Walter H. Evert Jr. *60

Walter Evert, professor of English emeritus at the University of Pittsburgh, died April 5, 2012. He was 88. Evert joined the Navy after the attack on Pearl Harbor. He...

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Albert Frank Faber Jr. '35 *36

Al Faber died Jan. 19, 1996, in Wallingford, Conn., of Alzheimer's disease. He had lived at a health-care center for some time before he died. Al was born in Brooklyn in...

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Lee M. Fairchild *35

English, Oct. 8, 1995

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Byron Fairchild '35 *48

Belatedly the class has learned that Barney Fairchild-hiker, sailor, history professor, and military writer/adviser-died in Alexandria, Va., Aug. 1, 1996. Born in...

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S. Lane Faison Jr. *32

S. Lane Faison Jr., an art historian who was an inspiring professor at Williams College from 1936 to 1976, died Nov. 11, 2006. He was 98. In announcing his death, the...

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Ceasar E. Farah *57

Caesar Farah, a professor of history emeritus at the University of Minnesota, died Nov. 26, 2009. He was 80. Farah earned a bachelor’s degree from Stanford in 1952, and...

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Evan I. Farber *47

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

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Charles M. Farbstein *67

Woodrow Wilson School, Apr. 1, 2000

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Lloyd Crosser Felton '41 *44

Lloyd died April 22, 2009, at Glen Meadow Retirement Community in Glen Arm, Md. He prepared at Browne Nichols School and then Gilman. At Princeton, he majored in...

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Vasco J. Fenili *53

Woodrow Wilson School, May 6, 2005

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Joseph P. Fennell '49 *49

Joe died on Dec. 5, 2008. He was 84. He prepared at St. Joseph’s Prep in Philadelphia. From 1943 to 1945 he served as a Gunner’s Mate 3/C on a destroyer in the...

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Albert James Fenton Jr. '54 *59

Jim died March 8, 2010, colon cancer. Born in Passaic, N.J., he graduated from Willoughby Union High School. His Princeton major was chemistry. He was a member...

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Charles M. Fergussen Jr. *50

Woodrow Wilson School, Sept. 15, 2006

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Richard A. Ferrell *52

Physics, Nov. 14, 2005

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Frank Whitson Fetter *26

FRANK WHITSON FETTER aged 92, distinguished economist, monetary authority, and professor, died July 7, 1991, in Hanover, N.H. Born in San Francisco, Prof. Fetter earned...

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Robert Carl Ficke Jr. '33 *34

Bob died Jan. 3, 2006, at home in Wilmington, Del. He was 96.Born Feb. 21, 1909, in Davenport, Iowa, he attended the Lawrenceville School and graduated from Princeton...

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Thomas Burns Fifield '37 *40

Tom died in Janesville, Wis., Feb. 9, 2007. Before Princeton, he graduated from Northwestern Military and Naval Academy, where he was a class officer and on the Rifle...

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Michael M. Finefrock *76

Michael Finefrock, a professor of history at the College of Charleston, S.C, died Dec. 6, 2009. He was 69. Finefrock earned a bachelor’s degree from Brown University in...

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Stephen Joseph Fineman *62

Stephen Joseph Fineman of Bronxville, N.Y., died on Nov. 1, 2001, of kidney cancer. He was a graduate of Cornell U. in engineering physics and was a Guggenheim Fellow at...

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Edward L Fireman *48

EDWARD L. FIREMAN 148, a physicist at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (Cambridge, Mass.) and a recognized authority on analysis and dating of extraterrestrial...

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C. Fink Fischer *53

Aeronautical Engineering, Oct. 3, 2002

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Arno Fischer '47 *49

Arno's long battle with cancer ended Feb. 2, 2005. He had endured 17 operations, including the loss of an arm. His courage, continuing enjoyment of life, and his grace...

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Frank E. Fischer *50

Frank Elmer Fischer died June 4, 1998, in Lugano, Switzerland. He was 88. He earned his baccalaureate in 1933 from Swarthmore College, where he was elected to Phi Beta...

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Henry John Fitzell Jr. '44 *54

A career educator who earned his bachelor’s (cum laude), master’s, and Ph.D. degrees in modern languages and literature from Princeton, John died Feb. 2, 2010, in...

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Mary M. Fitzgerald *73

English, Aug. 8, 2000

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John F. Flagg *39

Chemistry, Oct. 14, 2004

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Elmer Ellsworth Fleck *28

ELMER ELLSWORTH FLECK, prestigious research chemist, died July 6, 1992, at the age of 89. Son of a clergyman, Dr. Fleck grew up in Lincoln, Neb., and graduated from...

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Susan Nelson Fleiss *03

Susan Fleiss, a California architect, died April 18, 2011, after a three-month fight with colon cancer. She was 35. Fleiss received a bachelor’s degree in architecture...

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Jerry M. Fleming *64

Jerry Fleming, professor emeritus of psychology at Roosevelt University in Chicago, died March 21, 2012, at his home. He was 76. After high school, Fleming served in the...

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Charles H. Fletcher *50

Physics, April 27, 2006

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Houston Flournoy *56

Houston Flournoy, a political-science professor who spent 14 years in California state politics, died Jan. 7, 2008, of heart failure. He was 78. ...

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James King Folsom *59

JAMES KING FOLSOM *59, age 54, linguist, author, and distinguished professor of English died May 3, 1989, at Boulder Community Hospital in Boulder, Colo. He earned his...

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Paul Glidden Forand *62

PAUL GLIDDEN FORAND, age 50, died Mar. 28, 1984. Born in Springfield, Mass., on May 30, 1933, he spent his youth in New Bedford, Mass. In 1955 his earned his...

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Robert E. Forrest '50 *53

Bob lived his professional life in suburban Philadelphia, though more recently he moved to Middlebury, Vt., where he died Oct. 30, 2013. Following graduation from...

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Frederick Forscher '47 *47

Fred died July 23, 1996, in Pittsburgh, Pa. He was born in Vienna in 1918, and when Nazis marched into Austria in 1938, he sought refuge in US. He enlisted in...

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John W. Forsyth *41

At the age of 91, John Wiley Forsyth died Oct. 7, 2004, from a fall at his home in Fort Worth, Texas.The first in his family to attend college, he earned a Ph.D. in...

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George Howard Forsyth Jr. '23 *27

WE LOST OUR highly honored professor when Pink died onianuary 26, 1991, in Ann Arbor. George was born in Chicago on Sept. 2, 1901; his father was a member of the...

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John W. Foster '44 *49

John died in San Angelo, Tex., on June 8, 2001, after a period of failing health. He came to Princeton from Peddie School. He left for war service in the infantry,...

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David E. Foster '37 *46

Quiet, enthusiastic Princetonian, and ardent reuner Col. Dave Foster died of a heart attack Jan. 23, 1998, leaving his wife of 50 years, Eileen.Having prepared at Blair,...

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Alfred Leon Foster *31

Alfred Leon Foster, emeritus professor of mathematics at U.C.-Berkeley, died Dec. 24, 1994. He was 90. Born in N.Y.C. July 13, 1904, he earned his bachelor's and...

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Harold C. Foust *48

Chemistry, Dec. 5, 2006

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E. Inman Fox *61

E. Inman Fox, a noted scholar of 19th- and 20th-century Spanish literature and a former president of Knox College, died July 27, 2008, after an extended illness. He was...

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James H. Foxgrover *59

James Foxgrover, a retired rear admiral, naval aviator, and engineer, died July 30, 2011. He was 85. Foxgrover completed his bachelor’s degree in 1948 at Iowa State...

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Robert Rinehart France *52

Retired v.p. of the U. of Rochester [N.Y.], Robert R. France, died Apr. 12, 1998. He was 78. He had battled Parkinson's disease for several years.He served as a...

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ANTHONY G. FREEMAN *60

Anthony G. Freeman, a Foreign Service officer for more than 30 years with the Department of State, died May 5, 2007, in Bethesda, Md. He was 72. Freeman graduated from...

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John Winslow French '39 *42

John died Jan. 12, 1999, at Longboat Key, Fla., his retirement home since 1977. After graduation John became an instructor in psychology at Princeton while earning his...

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Frank S. Frick *70

Frank Frick, the retired Stanley S. Kresge professor of religious studies at Albion College, died peacefully at home June 19, 2011, after a lengthy battle with PSP, a...

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John H. Fritz *50

John Fritz, a retired professor of history and dean of arts and sciences at Fairleigh Dickinson University, died Feb. 9, 2012. He was 87. After high school, Fritz...

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Frederick George Frost '30 *32

FRED FROST died suddenly Oct. 6, 1991. He was one of our most loyal members, having served as treasurer and acting as second V.P. at the time of his death.Fred came to...

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M. Kate Gartner Frost *74

Kate Gartner Frost, professor emerita of English at the University of Texas in Austin, died of cancer July 25, 2010. She was 71. Frost received a...

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John L. Frothingham '40 *41

The New Canaan (Conn.) Advertiser described Frots, who died Sept. 25, 2006, at his home, as “a chemical engineer, who worked on the early development of the atomic...

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Roland Mushat Frye '43 *52

Rolo died Jan. 13, 2005, of complications from heart disease. He was 83.A native of Birmingham, Ala., he ultimately earned three degrees, including his doctorate, from...

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Charles E. Frye *64

Charles Frye, retired longtime professor of political science at Bryn Mawr College in Pennsylvania, died Jan. 4, 2013, at home in Windsor, Colo. He was 79. Frye...

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Donald Graves Fudge '25 *27

Don Fudge was born in Elmira, N.Y., Aug. 9, 1904, and died there Dec. 16, 1997. He prepared at Elmira Academy. At Princeton he was on the track squad and was a member of...

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R. Brock Fuller '49 *52

Brock Fuller died Nov. 6, 2009, at the age of 82. He prepared for Princeton at Phillips Andover Academy, and at Princeton he majored in mathematics. He was a member...

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W. Harley Funk '50 *52

He graduated from Wilmington (Del.) High School in 1943. He then entered the Army for a three-year stint, serving as an infantryman in France and Germany. In 1945, he...

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Sanford B. Gabin '58 *73

Sandy died of cancer Nov. 27, 2004, near his home in Yardley, Pa. He was 68.He came to Princeton from Academy High in Erie, Pa., where he was class valedictorian.A...

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Gabriel Gabrelian *50

Politics, Mar. 16, 2006

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William S. Gaither *64

William Gaither, an engineer and professor who became president of Drexel University in Philadelphia, died Sept. 11, 2009. He was 76. Gaither earned a bachelor’s in...

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George Galavaris *58

George Galavaris, an expert on Byzantine and Greek art, died in March 2003. Born in Athens, Greece, Galavaris studied at the U. of Athens before earning a PhD in art and...

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Rene Rojas Galdames *50

We were saddened to learn that Ambassador Rene Rojas Galdames, the minister of foreign affairs of the Republic of Chile, died on Oct 22, 1988, at the age of 69. After...

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Lacey W. Gallagher *88

Lacey W. Gallagher, a managing director at the investment firm Credit Suisse, died Feb. 27, 2008, of ovarian cancer. She was 45. Gallagher graduated...

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Robert W. Gamble '47 *48

Bob died March 13, 2013, in Englewood, Fla. After graduating from Cloquet (Minn.) High School he attended Swarthmore College, but in 1945, he found himself in a V-12...

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Charles L. Gandy Jr. *52

Aeronautical Engineering, July 24, 2006

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Timothy N. Gantz *70

Timothy N. Gantz *70, eminent scholar of the early Greeks and Romans, died of heart failure Jan. 20, 2004, in Athens, Ga. He was 58.Best known for his book Early Greek...

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George H. Gardner '31 *61

GEORGE HENRY GARDNER DIED Feb. 20, 1994. He was 84. Born in Colorado, he prepared at Mercersburg. After Princeton, he got a divinity degree from Union Theological...

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Gerald H. F. Gardner *53

Gerald Gardner, a social activist whose statistical analyses led the U.S. Supreme Court in 1973 to rule against gender distinction in newspaper ads, died of leukemia...

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Leo J. Garodz *56

Aeronautical Engineering, Jan. 20, 2000

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Everett Garretson *51

Everett Garretson, an electrical engineer and 60-year resident of Princeton who became co-owner of H.P. Clayton Inc., the women’s department store on Palmer Square,...

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George Palmer Garrett Jr. '52 *85

George died of cancer May 26, 2008, in his home in Charlottesville, Va. He was 78. Returning to Princeton after four years in the Army, he completed his master’s degree...

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Gerald Joseph Garvey *62

Politics, Apr. 9, 2000

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Ronald F. Gebhardt *66

Geological Engineering, Jan. 15, 2003

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James P. Geiss *79

East Asian Studies, Dec. 19, 2000

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Bernard R. Gelbaum *48

Mathematics, March 22, 2005

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Kevin Francis George *86

KEVIN FRANCIS GEORGE, a promising young architect, died at the age of 30 in Ithaca, N.Y., on Feb. 10, 1989. He was born in Corning, N.Y., on Jan. 8, 1959, graduated from...

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John D. Gerhart *75

John Gerhart, international expert on African agriculture and land use, died at age 59 July 15, 2003, in NYC of cancer of the appendix.At the Woodrow Wilson School...

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Frank E. Gerth III *72

Frank E. Gerth III of Austin, Texas, died May 23, 2006, at the age of 60. He graduated from Rice University in1967, and then worked from 1967 to 1969 for TRW on the...

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John W. Gilette *49

History, May 18, 2006

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Monroe Taylor Gilmore *30

MONROE TAYLOR GILMORE, beloved physician civic leader, died July 5, 1992, at the age of 83. Dr. Gilmore, born in Richmond, Va., was a graduate of Davidson College...

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William Allen Gilroy Jr. '40 *47

Bill died in Fort Lauderdale Aug. 6, 2007. The Miami Herald described Bill as “a very fine man and an outstanding architect” who was known for his eloquent toasts....

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James Wallace Givens Jr. *36

JAMES WALLACE GIVENS JR., wellknown mathematician and pioneer in the field of computer science died Mar, 5, 1993, at 82. Born in Alberene, Va., he was awarded his...

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J. Wallace Givens *36

J. WALLACE GIVENS, distinguished mathematician and pioneer in computer science, died Mar. 5, 1993, at the age of 82. Born in Alberene, Va., he earned his bachelor's...

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Herbert B. Gladstone *42

Herbert Gladstone, a professor emeritus at Reed College who founded the college’s music department, died May 11, 2011, at the age of 95. Gladstone earned a bachelor’s...

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Anthony Howe Gleason *29

ANTHONY HOWE GLEASON, at the age of 86, died Nov. 27, 1992. Born in Newton, Mass., Tony received his bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from Dartmouth College in...

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Lynn Glover III *67

Geology, March 5, 2006

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Robert W. Gloyn *67

Geology, Sept. 6, 2004

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Suresh B. Gogte *73

Woodrow Wilson School, Jan. 24, 2003.

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Robert F. Goheen '40 *48

Bob, a titan of our class and of Princeton, died March 31, 2008, of heart failure. So much has been published about Bob that this limited space can only begin to...

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Arnold Goldburg '48 *60

The class and Princeton lost one of its most distinguished scientists in the death of Arnold Goldburg on Jan. 24, 1997.As head of flight sciences at Boeing Scientific...

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Richard L. Golden *54


Richard L. Golden, former associate dean for administration at Princeton’s School of Engineering and Applied Science, died Jan. 23, 2007, at his home in Princeton. He...

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Bertrand A. Goldgar *58

Bertrand Goldgar, the John N. Bergstrom Professor of Humanities and the longest-serving faculty member in the history of Lawrence University (Wisconsin), died Oct. 14,...

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Klaus Goldschlag *49

Klaus Goldschlag, a Jewish refugee who fled Nazi Germany and rose to become Canadian ambassador to West Germany, died Jan. 30, 2012, of pancreatic cancer. He was...

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Seymore Goldwasser *39

Chemistry, July 22, 2004

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Peter B. Gontrum *56

Peter Gontrum, professor emeritus of Germanic language and literature at the University of Oregon, died of pneumonia May 24, 2013. He was 81. Gontrum graduated from...

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Andrew J. Goodpaster *50

Gen. Andrew J. Goodpaster, NATO commander and West Point superintendent, died May 16, 2005, in Washington, D.C. at the age of 90. The cause was prostate cancer.Both...

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Walter Lyle Gordon '30 *32

Walter died in Oregon on Apr. 4, 1997. He was 89. Born in Buffalo, he prepared at Masten Park H.S.At Princeton he majored in architecture, graduating Phi Beta Kappa. He...

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George Gordon *52

George Gordon, an engineer and physical scientist involved in missile defense-systems analysis with the U.S. government and private research organizations, died July 2,...

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George Gorin *49

Chemistry, March 22, 2004

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Thomas Yuille Gorman '40 *41

Tom died May 25, 2004, of complications from Parkinson's disease at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Tom was saluted by the Chicago Tribune as "one of a handful of...

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Ansel V. Gould '52 *57

Ansel Gould died March 11, 2010, in Washington, D.C., after a long illness. Ansel grew up in Maplewood, N.J., and was active in Boy Scouts, becoming an Eagle...

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Charles Wesley Goyer '44 *50

Wes died June 1, 2013, in Dallas, Texas. Wes grew up in Memphis, Tenn. At Princeton he majored in architecture and was a member of Triangle and Dial Lodge. He entered...

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Oleg Grabar *55

Oleg Grabar, a distinguished scholar of Islamic art and architecture and retired professor emeritus at the Institute for Advanced Study, died Jan. 8, 2011, of heart...

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John C. Graebner *69

Electrical Engineering, Oct. 30, 2004

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Dunstan Graham '44 *47

DUNSTAN DIED of cancer July 24, 1992, at the Robert Wood Johnson Hospital, New Brunswick, N.J. Princeton, the town where he was born, and the University were a large...

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Sharon B. Grant-Henry *90

A light shining for social justice has gone out. Sharon Grant-Henry, teacher, singer, and social visionary, died Feb. 3, 2004, in San Diego at age 54. The cause was a...

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Frank J. Gratzer *71

Frank Gratzer, a retired electrical engineer who had been with Bell Laboratories and its successors for 30 years, died at his home Oct. 24, 2010, of Hodgkin’s...

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John Graves '60 *69

John died in Fort Lauderdale Oct. 13, 2003, of complications from a heart attack.Born in NYC, John attended Collegiate School, where he was valedictorian, tennis...

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Robert T. Graveson '45 *48

Bob Graveson died Nov. 19, 2009. He entered Princeton from White Plains (N.Y.) High School, and joined Campus Club. His Princeton studies were interrupted by service...

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William D. Gray *67

Politics, May 16, 2004

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John Wilson Green '33 *37

John Green died Feb. 5, 1999, in Appleton, Wisc. He was 86.After graduation, John went on to earn a PhD in chemistry at Princeton. In 1938 John came to Appleton, where...

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Louis C. Green '32 *37

Lou Green died Apr. 10, 1999, at the Quadrangle at Haverford College. He was 88. Lou earned undergraduate, master's, and doctoral degrees from Princeton in 1932, 1933,...

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Paul B. Green *57

Paul Barnett Green, distinguished botanist, researcher, and teacher, died Aug. 18, 1998, of pancreatic cancer at his home in Stanford, Calif. He was 67. He received his...

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Douglas S. Green *80

Douglas Green, professor of biology at St. Michael’s College in Vermont, died peacefully March 8, 2011, after having had health concerns for several years. He was...

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Joseph L. Greenberg *77

English, Nov. 6, 2005

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Ernest R. Greene Jr. *68

Ernest Greene, a board-certified anesthesiologist, died from complications due to pulmonary fibrosis on Sept. 27, 2011. He was 70. Greene received bachelor of arts and...

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Ralph W. Greenlaw Jr. *52

Ralph Greenlaw, a retired professor of history at North Carolina State University, died July 19, 2009. He was 91. Greenlaw graduated from Amherst in 1938, after which he...

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Will Reeves Gregg Jr. *53

Will's maternal grandfather, financier George Allen, was chairman of Duke University's board of trustees but, fortunately for us, Will chose Princeton. He died of...

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John R. Gregg *46

John R. Gregg, biological sciences professor emeritus at Duke University, died peacefully May 27, 2009. He was 92. Gregg received his undergraduate degree from the...

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Harold D. Gresham *34

Economics and Social Institutions, Jan. 4, 2004

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Mario L. Grieben *66

Woodrow Wilson School, Nov. 21, 2005

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James H. Griesmer *58

James Griesmer, a retired IBM research scientist, died Dec. 20, 2011. He was 82. Griesmer graduated from Notre Dame in 1951, then served in the Navy into 1954. He...

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Raymond B. Griffiths *40

Raymond Griffiths, retired executive editor of The Journal of Cell Biology at Rockefeller University, died Oct. 3, 2011. He was 96. Griffiths graduated from...

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Eugene P. Gross '46 *49

EUGENE DIED in Jan. 1991 of pancreatic cancer. He was 64 and lived in Waltham, Mass.Eugene received his bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees at Princeton and became...

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Samuel L. Gulden *50

Mathematics, Aug. 26, 2004

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Herbert Gursky *59

Herbert Gursky, who had been superintendent of the Naval Research Laboratory’s space science division and chief scientist of its Hulburt Center for Space Research, died...

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Walter F. R. Guyer *41

Chemistry, Dec. 14, 2004

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Harold H. Haak *63

Harold Haak, leader of universities, died Dec. 26, 2003, in Fresno, Calif., from an apparent allergic reaction to medicine. He was 68.Born in Madison, Wis., Haak...

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Samuel S. Haas Jr. *42

Oriental Languages, Sept. 29, 2004

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Herbert Hacker Jr. *60

Herbert Hacker, a retired associate professor of electrical engineering at Duke University, died of natural causes Dec. 1, 2012, at the age of 82. During the Korean...

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John Mcintyre Hadsall '29 *30

JAY DIED Feb. 8, 1991. He had prepared for college at Univ. of Chicago High School. At Princeton he roomed with his brother Stew, our deceased classmate.Jay got a C.E....

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John W. Halderman *37

JOHN W. HALDERMAN, one of the company of "founding fathers" of the United Nations, died Aug. 1, 1989, at age 81. He was born in Astoria, Ore., on Dec. 5, 1907. He earned...

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Daniel Noyes Hall *64

Chemistry, Feb. 15, 2000

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Mary Starritt Hall *68

Mary Starritt Hall, retired University of Vermont English professor and the first woman to qualify for a Ph.D. in English from Princeton, died Dec. 18, 2007, of...

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Israel Halperin *36

Israel Halperin, a brilliant mathematics professor who successfully faced down espionage charges in Canada in 1946 and 1947 during the Gouzenko Affair and became an...

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Philip Martin Ham '30 *31

PHIL DIED after a long illness Jan. 24, 1991, in the Winthrop Manor Nursing Home in Rome, Ga. He came to the Class via the Moses Brown School in Exeter, and at Princeton...

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Charles E. Hamm *60

Charles Hamm, who helped found the field of American popular-music history and was a professor of music at Dartmouth, died of pneumonia Oct. 16, 2011. He was 86. After...

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Edward F. Hammel *44

Edward Hammel, who was affiliated with the Los Alamos National Laboratory for 35 years, died June 8, 2013. He was 95. He graduated from Dartmouth in 1939 and then came...

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Howard J. Happ *74

Howard Happ, professor emeritus of religious studies at California State University, Northridge, and an Episcopal priest in the Diocese of Los Angeles, died in his sleep...

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Frank Harary *44

Physics, Jan. 4, 2005

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Stanley W. Harbaugh *74

History, Feb. 5, 2006

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Ralph Warner Harbison II *73

Ralph died of a heart attack on Feb. 16, 2002, while cross-country skiing. He was 59.Ralph graduated Harvard and the Woodrow Wilson School. Following graduation...

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Gregory G. Harding '78 *89

The class lost a dedicated teacher with the July 9, 1997, death of Gregory Harding. Greg died in Tacoma, Wash., where he was visiting assistant professor of philosophy...

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Eugene Miller Haring '48

Gene Haring served our class over the past 61 years in ways quite visible as well as behind the scenes. His concern and loyalty knew no bounds. He was our vice president...

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Carter Harman '40 *42

"Composer, Music Critic, and Record Producer Dies" was The New York Times headline that noted Carter's death Jan. 23, 2007, in Stowe, Vt. He prepared at Morristown...

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Robert A. Harman *43

Robert A. Harman, of Bridgeport, Conn., died June 29, 2003. He was 88.Harman was a 1937 graduate of Yale and studied at Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar. He earned a PhD in...

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Willis F. Harrington '35 *36

Will Harrington, a former president of our class, died Jan. 21, 1997, of a major blood disorder, which he had battled valiantly for several years.Born in Washington...

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Marshall Cathcart Harrington '26 *32

MARSH HARRINGTON, well-known physicist, died Oct. 14, 1992, at Prince George's Hospital Center (Md.), following a coronary attack. Marsh was brought up in a Princeton...

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James P. Harrington '47 *51

Jim Harrington died Feb. 27, 2010. Raised in Lucknow, India, Jim returned to the United States to complete high school in New York. He served in an Army field...

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Howard E. Harris *67

Howard Harris, a director emeritus of McKinsey & Co., died from the effects of aggressive cancer May 9, 2012. He was 68. Harris graduated from Stanford in 1965,...

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David T. Harrje *53

Aeronautical Engineering, Dec., 1995

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William F. Hart *28

Chemistry, April 12 2006

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Kevin Lloyd Hartzell *89

Sociology, June 3, 2000

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Jonathan D. Harvey *72

Jonathan Harvey, an admired British composer, died Dec. 4, 2012. He was 73, and had Lou Gehrig’s disease. Harvey graduated from Cambridge in 1960, and in 1964 earned...

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Robert Haskins '39 *40

Bob died April 17, 2006. A native of Richmond, he received bachelor's and master's degrees in physics from Princeton and went on to earn a master's in aeronautical...

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Philip K. Hastings *51

Philip Hastings, professor emeritus of psychology at Williams College, died Nov. 13, 2012. He was 90. Hastings graduated from Williams in 1944, and then served in...

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Albert H. Hastorf *49

Albert Hastorf, the Benjamin Scott Crocker Professor of Human Biology emeritus at Stanford, died Sept. 26, 2011. He was 90. Hastorf received a bachelor’s degree from...

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Richard M. Havens *73

Woodrow Wilson School, Feb. 2, 2003

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Richard L. Hay *52

Richard Hay, the retired Ralph Grim Professor of Geology at the University of Illinois, died Feb. 10, 2006, of pulmonary fibrosis. He was 79. Hay earned bachelor’s...

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Albert M. Hayes *33

English, July 14, 2004

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Ira Grant Hedrick *37

Ira Grant Hedrick, who was employed by Grumman Corp. for 50 years before retiring as a senior vice president, died Jan. 14, 2008. He was 94. Hedrick received a...

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Casper Forman Hegner '30 *33

CAP DIED of cancer Jan. 27, 1991, at his home In Westcliffe, Colo. Although born in Cincinnati, he spent much of his life in Denver, Colo., and came to Princeton via...

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Richard E. Heitman *53

Chemical Engineering, July 5, 2003

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Carl E. Helm *59

Psychology, Aug. 24, 2005

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Henry Hemmendinger *39

Henry Hemmendinger died Aug. 16, 2003, in Princeton. He was 88.Recognized as an authority in color science, Hemmendinger took his doctorate in astrophysical sciences at...

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John Mickle Hemphill II *64

History, Apr. 3, 2000

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William L. Hemphill *75

William Hemphill, an adjunct economist with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Washington, D.C., died Nov. 10, 2012. He was 70. He received a bachelor’s degree...

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Geoffrey C. Hemstedt *71

English, June, 2004

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Joseph William Hendren '25 *34

JOE HENDREN was born in Philadelphia on Feb. 24, 1901, and died in St. Cloud, Fla., the day after his 92nd birthday, Feb. 25, 1993.He came to us from Mt. Hermon School....

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Michael E. Hendrick *72

Michael E. Hendrick, distinguished young organic chemist who specialized in food additives, died May 25, 1995, at his home in Groton, Conn. He was 49. Born in Memphis,...

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Leon A. Henkin *47

Leon A. Henkin, professor emeritus of mathematics at the University of California, Berkeley, and for more than 40 years an effective advocate for diversity in the upper...

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Gustav B. Hensel *63

Mathematics, March 12, 2006

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William Bayard Heroy Jr. *41

William Bayard Heroy Jr., a business geologist who later joined Southern Methodist University, died Sept. 25, 2006. He was 91. He had resided at The Forest at Duke in...

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Elbert C. Herrick *42

Chemical Engineering, April 19, 2006

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Conyers Herring *37

Conyers Herring, a retired Stanford University professor who was a recognized leader in the field of solid-state physics, died July 23, 2009. He was 94. Herring...

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William M. Heston Jr. *49

Chemistry, March 9, 2006

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Gregor L. Hetzel *54

Gregor Hetzel, an electrical engineer who had retired from Bell Labs-Lucent, died Jan. 27, 2011, of Alzheimer’s disease. He was 83. Hetzel was in the Navy from 1945 to...

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Leo J. Hickey *67

Leo Hickey, professor of geology at Yale and former director of its Peabody Museum of Natural History, died Feb. 9, 2013, melanoma. He was 72. Hickey graduated...

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Bennett David Hill '56 *63

Ben, a native of Baltimore and a resident of Doylestown, Pa., died Feb. 26, 2005.Ben came to Princeton from Central High School in Philadelphia, majored in history,...

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David Hill *51

David Hill, an entrepreneurial physicist who worked for Enrico Fermi during World War II and later wrote his doctoral dissertation under John Wheeler, died Dec. 14,...

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Lejaren A. Hiller Jr. '45 *47

WHEN JERRY HILLER PASSED away Jan. 26, 1994, the class lost probably its most unique member. Jerry entered Princeton from N.Y.C. and was in Key and Seal. He majored in...

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Abraham Hillman *50

Abraham P. Hillman, professor emeritus of mathematics at the U. of New Mexico and passionate proponent of problem-solving, died in his Albuquerque home Jan. 19, 2004,...

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Carter H. Hills *50

Carter Hills, who had worked for the U.S. Department of State and the U.N., died Dec. 8, 2009. He had Alzheimer’s disease and was 87. Hills served in the Navy in...

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Edward R. Hindman *55

Civil Engineering, Sept. 12, 2005

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Virgil G. Hinshaw Jr. *45

Virgil G. Hinshaw Jr.. *45, professor emeritus of philosophy at Ohio State Univ., died July 22, 1995. He was 75. Born in LaGrange, Ill., and raised in Pasadena, he...

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Curtiss Summers Hitchcock '29 *33

Curt died on Aug. 5, 1999. He prepared at Woodbury [Conn.] H.S. and Taft. At Princeton he was a member of the track team, Glee Club, and Elm Club. His roommates were...

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Stanley D. Ho *46

Stanley Ho, who served the United Nations Secretariat for 26 years, died Dec. 5, 2013. He was 100. Ho graduated in 1936 from Shanghai University, and earned...

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Gerhard P. Hochschild *41

NOTE: The following is a corrected version of a memorial published in the Feb. 9, 2011, issue of PAW. Gerhard Hochschild, a retired professor of mathematics emeritus at...

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Willem Der Van Royle Hoeven '52 *53

Bill died of cancer Sept. 29, 2001, in Asheville, N.C.Bill came to Princeton from Valley Forge [Pa.] Military Academy, rooming with Fred Kaufman, Ted Martin, and Paul...

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Robert F. Hoffman *58

Robert F. Hoffman died Nov. 7, 2006, at home in Medford, N.J., after a valiant fight against cancer. He was 71. A dedicated Princeton alumnus, he was regarded as one...

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John Drake Hoffman *49

John D. Hoffman, a materials engineer, died Feb. 21, 2004, in Washington, D.C., of congestive heart failure. He was 81.Hoffman earned his undergraduate degree in...

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Richard A. Hogarty *65

Richard A. Hogarty, who taught public affairs at the University of Massachusetts at Boston from 1968 until retiring in 1998, died June 5, 2006. He 72. Hogarty...

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Richard C. Holbrooke *70

Richard Holbrooke, special U.S. envoy to Afghanistan and Pakistan, died Dec. 13, 2010, after surgery for a torn aorta. He was 69. Holbrooke was among 100 notable...

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Nicholas Holt '49 *52

Nick died of Pick's disease April 10, 2006. He was 78. He prepared for Princeton at the Putney School and majored in the humanities as an undergrad and in architecture...

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Oren Holtrop *26

Philosophy, Sept. 3, 2000.

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Robert Hooke *42

Mathematics, Aug. 4, 2003

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John W. Hopkirk *58

Politics, Feb. 22, 2006

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James H. Horne *90

James Horne, who had careers academia, investment banking, and lastly research science, died April 29, 2012. He was 47. He graduatedsumma cum laudefrom Harvard...

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Richard E. Horner *47

Retired Air Force Lt. Col. Richard E. Horner died in San Antonio, Tex., Feb. 28, 2002. He was 84.Horner received his master's in aeronautical engineering from Princeton....

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Roger A. Hornsby *52

Roger Hornsby, professor emeritus of classics at the University of Iowa, died Oct. 20, 2009, at the age of 83. Hornsby received a bachelor’s degree from Western Reserve...

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Jonathan Newbold Hough *31

Classics, July 22, 2000

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Carl F. Hovde *55

Carl F. Hovde, who was appointed dean of the undergraduate college of Columbia University during the student disturbances in 1968, died of lung cancer Sept. 5, 2009. He...

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Thomas Pearsall Field Hoving '53 *60

Tom’s three art degrees and an honorary doctor of humane letters degree (1968) from Princeton sparked a career as scholar, flamboyant director of New York’s Metropolitan...

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Joseph Woodrow Howell *51

Aeronautical Engineering, Oct. 14, 2000

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Harry H. Hubbell Jr. *47

Physics, Sept. 10, 2004

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Charles T. Hughes *52

Plastics, Oct. 19, 2005

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Serge L. Hughes *55

Modern Languages and Literature, Feb. 28, 2004

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John B. Hughes '47 *53

With Jack’s death Dec. 5, 2009, we lost a wonderful classmate. Returning to Princeton after Army service during World War II, Jack became an avid fencer (captaining our...

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George H. Hughey Jr. *54

Aeronautical Engineering, Sept. 8, 2006

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John W. Huizenga *47

History, Nov. 12, 2005

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Richard D. Humphrey *60

Politics, March 16, 2005

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Gilbert Hunt *48

Gilbert Hunt, professor emeritus of mathematics at Princeton and an authority on probability theory and analysis, died May 30, 2008. He was 92. After attending MIT for...

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Hillard Bell Huntington '32 *33

A PIONEER RESEARCH physicist and distinguished professor, Hill Huntington died of cancer at his home in Troy, NY, on July 17, 1992.After several years of graduate work...

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Alfred F. Hurley Sr. *61

Alfred Hurley, retired Air Force brigadier general and chancellor emeritus of the University of North Texas System, died June 8, 2013. He was 84. Hurley graduated...

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Frank Benjamin Hurt *26

FRANK BENJAMIN HURT, distinguished educator and historian, died at home in Ferrum, Va., Feb. 16, 1992, at the age of 92. Born in Ferrum, Prof. Hurt was in the first...

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David Hardie Hutchinson '46 *49

DAVE HUTCHINSON died Dec. 4, 199 1, after a brief battle against cancer. Hutch was born in Chicago, attended the Hill School, and received both his B.S.E. and M.A. from...

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Simeon Hutner *51

Simeon Hutner died after a long illness Sept. 19, 2003, in Middlebury, Vt. He was 85.As a graduate student in economics at Princeton, Hutner interrupted his studies to...

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R. Fred Iacobelli *54

Fred Iacobelli, who was a Navy officer from 1945 to 1965 and later worked at implementing Arizona’s vehicle-emissions program, died Nov. 2, 2011. He was 88....

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Joseph J. Iannucci Jr. *72

Joseph John Iannucci Jr., a leading visionary of the distributed-resources industry, died of cancer Nov. 4, 2004, in Livermore, Calif. He was 56.Iannucci graduated from...

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Stanley D. Imber *50

Psychology, June 9, 2005

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Charles Crawford Irvine '38 *42

CRAWF IRVINE died June 23, 1992, in Issaquah, Wash., where he had moved in 1985, a few years after retirement, to be near family. He is survived by his widow, Joann;...

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Thomas B. Irving *40

Oriental Languages and Literature, Sept. 24, 2002

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Jack H. Irving *65

Jack H. Irving, an innovative physicist, died peacefully Nov. 11, 2008. He was 87. In 1942, Irving graduated from Caltech and joined the staff of the MIT Radiation Lab,...

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Wallace Irwin Jr. '40 *48

Wally, an international affairs writer and editor, died Dec. 2, 2009. He prepared at St. Paul’s School. At Princeton, he majored in modern languages, winning the...

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John R. Isbell *54

Mathematics, Aug. 6, 2005.

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William J. Jacobi *48

Electrical Engineering, July 1, 2003.

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Walter O. Jacobson *63

Woodrow Wilson School, May 30, 2006

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Wyatt E.F. James *68

Wyatt E.F. James *68, a computer programmer and inventor of imaginary places, died of cancer Jan. 12, 2006, in New York. He was 62.Born in Harrisburg, Pa. James grew up...

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Harold Lloyd James *45

Geology, Apr. 2, 2000

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Henry Jandl *37

Henry Jandl, renowned architect and professor emeritus of architecture at Princeton, died in Richmond, Va., Jan. 3, 2004, after a fall in his home. He was 93.A member of...

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W. Peter Janicki *61

Peter Janicki, a retired social-science research analyst with the U.S. Information Agency, died May 19, 2009, of Alzheimer’s disease at home. He was 80. Born in Poland,...

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Eric Scott Jefferson *93

ERIC JEFFERSON, a graduate student in the doctoral program in molecular biology at Princeton, died Oct. 23, 1993. Born Feb. 6, 1970 in Fredericksburg, Va., Eric...

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Barton Loag Jenks Jr. *50

Barton Loag Jenks Jr., professor of mechanical engineering at Penn State U., died Nov. 6, 1995, in State College, Pa. He was 72.A 1945 graduate from Swarthmore College,...

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Benn W. Jesser '36 *41

Benn died July 13, 2011, in Boston, Mass., surrounded by his family. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., Benn came to Princeton from Hackensack, N.J. At the University, Benn was...

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Vojtech F. Jirat-Wasiutynski *75

Art and Archaeology, July 8, 2006

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James John '55 *57

James John died Nov. 28, 2010, at his home in Medina, Ohio. He was 77. Born Nov. 6, 1933, in Montreal to Richard and Gwendolyn John, Jim graduated from New Rochelle...

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Allan C. Johnson *37

Educated as an architect, demonstrated to be a respected multiaptituder, Allan Johnson died June 19, 1998, in an auto accident near his home in San Luis Obispo, Calif....

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R. Park Johnson '28 *41

Dr. R. Park Johnson, secretary of the Class of '28 for the past 23 years, died June 14, 1998. During that time he filed 17 columns in the paw every year, served on the...

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Frank Harris Johnson '30 *36

FRANK JOHNSON died in Princeton Sept. 22, 1990, of complications following a stroke. At the time of his death he was prof. emeritus of biology at Princeton. Frank was...

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Edmund G. Johnson *53

Edmund Johnson, a retired senior vice president of the Haley & Aldrich engineering firm of Cambridge, Mass., died Jan. 3, 2013, at the age of 83. Johnson graduated...

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Charles A. Jones III *62

Chemical Engineering, Sept. 29, 2004

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Michael H. Jordan *59

Michael Jordan, who had successfully turned around major corporations, died May 25, 2010, of neuroendocrine cancer. He was 73. Jordan graduated from Yale in 1957, and...

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IRA B. RICHARDS JR. *49

Ira B. Richards Jr., who retired in 1965 as a colonel in the Army after 26 years of service and then continued working at the State Department on nuclear weapons control...

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MADISON M. MYERS JR. '50 *52

“Mad” died July 17, 2007, at his home in Muskegon, Mich. After World War II Army service, he entered Princeton and accelerated to earn an undergraduate degree from the...

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WILLIAM J. CROWE JR. *65

Adm. William J. Crowe Jr. *65, former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and U.S. ambassador to Great Britain, died Oct. 18, 2007. He was 82. Crowe graduated from the...

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William Whipple Jr. *36

William Whipple Jr., a retired Army brigadier general, Rhodes scholar, and civil engineer, died Aug. 23, 2007, in Princeton. He was 98. Whipple graduated from West Point...

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Evan O. Kane III '53 *55

Peace came to Tom March 4, 2009, in Savannah, ending an eight-year battle with a debilitating stroke. Through it all he never lost that distinctive laugh evoked by his...

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Samuel Karlin *47

Samuel Karlin, a Stanford University mathematics professor whose versatile brilliance carried into economics, population studies, and then DNA analysis, died Dec. 18,...

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Edmund H. Kase Jr. '26 *33

Edmund Kase Jr. died in Santa Fe, N.M., on Jan. 10,1999.After graduating from Princeton, he earned a master's and a PhD in classics. He graduated from Princeton...

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Walter J. Kauzmann *40

Walter J. Kauzmann, the David B. Jones Professor Emeritus of Chemistry at Princeton, died Jan. 27, 2009, of pneumonia. He was 92. Kauzmann graduated from Cornell in...

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Michael John Keaton *71

Chemical Engineering, Mar. 22, 2003

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Andrew S. Keck *31

Art and Archaeology, Dec. 21, 2003

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John B. Keeley *57

John Keeley, an expert in military and national security affairs, died Feb. 20, 2004, of pneumonia following lung-cancer surgery in Alexandria, Va. He was 74.Son of a...

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Andrew L. Kelemen *50

Economics, Sept. 18, 2005

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Maurice F. Kelley '38 *34

Maurice Kelley, Princeton professor of English, emeritus, and an honorary member of our class, died Feb. 5, 1996, in Princeton. He was a recognized expert on the poet...

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Robert L. Kelley Jr. *72

Robert Kelley, retired holder of the G. Albert Shoemaker Chair in Bible and Archaeology at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary (PTS), died peacefully Oct. 30, 2013. He...

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Donald Kemmerer '27 *34

OUR FINE CLASS PRESIDENT, Dr. Don Kemmerer, died Nov. 19, 1993, after a series of heart attacks. Don came to us from Princeton H.S. At college, he majored in economics,...

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John M. Kent *47

English, Sept. 30, 2004

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Ralph C. Kerns *84

Ralph Kerns, a corporate scientist, died Nov. 26, 2009, after a three-year battle with colon cancer. He was 63. Born in Canada, Kerns graduated from the...

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Harvey I. Kerpneck *56

English, May 14, 2004

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James Archibald Kerr '32 *35

Arch Kerr died Mar. 20, 1996, at the Meadow Lakes retirement community in Hightstown, N.J. After graduation, Arch went on to graduate studies in architecture at...

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Gordon L. Keyes *44

Classics, July 28, 2005

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Firoozeh Khazrai *92

Firoozeh Khazrai, accomplished pianist and language instructor, died July 21, 2005, of brain cancer. She was 46.Khazrai was born in Tehran, Iran. She spent a year in the...

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Youngjai Kiem *95

*95 s*00, Physics, 2002

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Siobhán Marie Kilfeather *89

Siobhan Kilfeather died April 7, 2007, of melanoma. She was 49. Born in Belfast, Northern Ireland, she received a bachelor’s from Selwyn College, Cambridge, and spent...

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Barrington King *73

Woodrow Wilson School, March 28, 2006

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Donald B. King *40

Donald B. King, PhD in classics, long distinguished as a teacher of classics, died on Sept. 16, 1997, in Bristol, Conn., after a long terminal illness. He was 84.Born in...

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L. Douglas Kinnard *73

Douglas Kinnard, retired Army brigadier general and professor emeritus of political science at the University of Vermont (UVM), died July 29, 2013. He was 91. Kinnard...

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KAREN M. KIRBY *75

Karen M. Kirby, a mathematician and insurance actuary, died July 19, 2007. She was 57. Kirby was the valedictorian of her Garden City (N.Y.) High School class. She then...

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Alexander Griswold Kirby Jr. *64

ALEXANDER GRISWOLD KIRBY, age 55, died Oct. 3, 1989. He was born in Louisville on May 14, 1934. As the son of a military family, he traveled widely early in life. His...

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Rudolf Kirk '22 *32

RUDOLF KIRK died of heart failure in San Marcos, Tex., Nov. 7, 1989, at age 91. Rudolf prepared for Princeton at Sidwell Friends School in Washington, D.C. At Princeton...

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Stephen Cole Kleene *34

Stephen Cole Kleene, emeritus professor of mathematics and computer science at the U. of Wisconsin, winner of numerous prestigious awards including the President s Natl....

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Theodore W. Kleinsasser '51 *56

Bill was born Aug. 25, 1929, in Alexandria, S.D., the son of T.W. and Mabel Borgendale Kleinsasser. He attended Everett High School in Maryville, Tenn. At Princeton he ...

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Stephen A. Kliment *57

Stephen A. Kliment, an architect and editor, died Sept. 10, 2008, of cancer. He was 78. Born in Prague in 1930, Kliment came to the United States in 1950. He earned a...

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Charles Howard Kline '40 *44

RETIRED CHEMICAL CONSULTANT Charlie Kline died at his Kinnelon, NJ., home Apr. 23, 1992. Originally from Pittsfield, Mass., Charlie earned a Princeton chemistry degree...

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Earl O. Kline *61

Earl Kline, retired Distinguished Professor of Political Science at the College of Charleston, died July 11, 2010. He was 88. Kline graduated from the College of William...

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Kenneth Hapton Klipstein '21 *24

KENNETH HAPTON KLIPSTEIN died June 14, 1991 atMeadow Lakes, Highstown, N.J. after a long bout with emphysema respiratory failure. He was a chemist, industrialist,...

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Robert E. Knapp *54

Woodrow Wilson School, April 26, 2005

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David R. Knapton '68 *71

Dave died March 25, 2014, from severe sepsis. He was 68. Born in Providence, R.I., he prepared at Andover, where he was active in music and track. At Princeton, he...

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Kristin M. Knittel *92

Kristin Knittel, who taught music at Seton Hall University and the University of Texas at Austin, died suddenly Aug. 6, 2012. She was 46. Knittel began playing the...

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Donald B. Knudsen *65

Donald Knudsen, retired member of the technical staff of Lucent Technologies (successor to AT&T’s Bell Laboratories), died Dec. 29, 2011. He was 74. Knudsen graduated...

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Robert A. Koch *54

Robert Koch, professor emeritus of art at Princeton, died Nov. 10, 2011, after a lengthy illness. He was 91. In 1940 and 1942, Koch earned bachelor’s and master’s...

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G. Stanley Koehler '36 *42

Stan died Oct. 7, 2010, in Northampton, Mass. The son and brother of Tigers, he was born in West Orange, N.J., and came to Princeton from Rutherford High School. At...

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Arthur B. Komar '52 *56

Arthur Komar died June 2, 2011, in Menorah Park, a continuing-care community in Syracuse, N.Y. Artie came to Princeton from Brooklyn, N.Y., where he attended Midwood...

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George Delano Kopperl '51 *56

George was born March 17, 1930, in Orange, N.J., and came to Princeton from Phillips Academy, Andover. A chemical engineer, he belonged to Cannon and roomed with Bob...

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Allan N. Kornblum *73

Allan Kornblum died Feb. 12, 2010, of esophageal cancer. He was 71. Kornblum received a bachelor’s degree from Michigan State and a law degree from NYU. He then held...

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Irvin M. Korr *35

Biology, March 4, 2004

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Edward J. Krache Jr. *54

History, Feb. 4, 2004

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Maximilian A. Kraft Jr. *58

Maximilian A. Kraft Jr. died of lymphoma in Philadelphia June 7, 2004. He was 71.Maximilian grew up in Philadelphia and matriculated at Drexel University. He earned a...

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James J. Kramer *74

Woodrow Wilson School, Jan. 4, 2001

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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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Stanislav J. Kriz *47

Geology, March 31, 2000

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Karol Krotki *60

Karol Krotki, eminent demographer and professor emeritus at the University of Alberta, Canada, died July 6, 2007, at age 85. Born in Poland, Krotki escaped into exile...

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Joseph B. Kruskal Jr. *54

Joseph Kruskal, an eminent statistician who was a retired member of the technical staff of Bell Labs, died Sept. 19, 2010. He was 82. Kruskal received two degrees from...

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William E. Kurtz *52

William Edward Kurtz died of pneumonia March 22, 2004, in Sarasota, Fla. He was 83.William graduated from the Naval Academy in Annapolis and earned master's degree in...

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Roman J. Kutsky '44 *46

Roman died Nov. 2, 2006, in Vancouver, Wash., at 84. He loved studying and research. Born in Allentown, Pa., Roman prepped at Wyoming Seminary in Kingston, Pa. At...

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Mooson Kwauk *47

Mooson Kwauk, the eminent professor of chemical engineering and emeritus director of the Institute of Process Engineering of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, died...

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Albert C. Kyser *71

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, June 13, 2005

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John E. Lacouture *50

John Lacouture, a retired Navy captain who flew many types of aircraft, died Aug. 16, 2010, of congestive heart failure. He was 92. Lacouture graduated...

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Kurt Ladenburg '35 *39

Dr. Kurt Ladenburg died July 30, 1998, of a stroke, in Kitty Hawk, N.C. He was 83. He graduated with honors and received a PhD in chemistry in 1939. Born in Breslau,...

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Paco Axel Lagerstrom *42

PACO AXEL LAGERSTROM *42, professor emeritus of applied mathematics at Calif. Inst. of Technology, died Feb. 16, 1989, at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena. He...

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Keith J. Laidler *40

Chemistry, Aug. 26, 2003.

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John W. Landis *48

John Landis, a pioneer in the peaceful uses of atomic energy, died March 16, 2013. He was 95. Landis graduated summa cum laude in 1939 from Lafayette. After serving in...

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Graham Gordon Landrum *54

Graham Gordon Landrum, retired college professor of English and distinguished author of mystery novels, died July 31, 1995, in Bristol, Tenn. Graham was born in Dallas,...

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Serge R. Lang *51

Serge Lang, a leading mathematical theorist and gadfly, died Sept. 12, 2005, in Berkeley, Calif., apparently from heart disease. He was 78.Born in Paris, Lang moved to...

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Edwin Langberg *56

Edwin Langberg, entrepreneur, inventor, and Holocaust survivor, died Dec. 11, 2006. He was 81. Born in Poland in 1925, Langberg fled the Nazi invasion of eastern Poland...

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John D. Langlois Jr. '64 *74

Jack Langlois died Aug. 19, 2010, after a lengthy battle with gallbladder cancer. He was truly a Princetonian in the world’s service. Born Oct. 8, 1942, in Glen Cove,...

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Henry L. Laquer *48

Henry Laquer, a scientist who worked for the Los Alamos National Laboratory for 30 years, died Oct. 9, 2010. He was 90. Born in Germany, Laquer completed his secondary...

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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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Olai E Larsen '32 *34

LARRY LARSEN DIED Dec. 23, 1993, in a Portland, Maine, hospital following an operation. Larry spent two years at the graduate college, leaving Princeton in 1934 with an...

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Richard Charles Larson '48 *49

Dick died Dec. 13, 2005, in Charlottesville, Va. He was 80.A native of Brooklyn and graduate of Brooklyn Prep, Dick joined us in 1945 after a year in the Army. He...

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A. P. Jan Larue *42

Music, Oct. 17, 2004

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Curtis W. Lasell *80

Music, Dec. 20, 2005.

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Lowell Stotts Lashbrook '48 *54

Lowell died July 17, 2004, in Lawrence, Kan. He was 77.Lowell grew up in Washington, D.C., and graduated from Western High School. At Princeton he belonged to Court...

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Frank W. Latson '47 *49

FRANK LATSON died Sept. 21, 1991, of an aortic embolism. Frank was born in N.Y.C. and came to us in Jan. 1944 from Phillips Exeter Academy. He served with the Navy as a...

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Theodore Von Hermann Laue '39 *44

After a brief illness, Theo died on Jan. 22, 2000, in Worcester, Mass., where, until he retired in 1983, he had been teaching at Clark U. He earned his PhD in history at...

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Donald A. Lautman *57

DON LAUTMAN, astronomer and teacher, at the age of 61, died in Cambridge, Mass., Aug. 9, 199 1, after surgery and a protracted illness. Dr. Lautman was born in Helena,...

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Merle Lawrence '38 *41

The class lost a distinguished member with Merle's death from heart failure Jan. 29, 2007. He was 91. Merle graduated from the Peddie School. He earned a bachelor's in...

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Solomon Leader *52

Solomon Leader, a professor emeritus of mathematics at Rutgers, died Aug. 13, 2011. He was 85. Leader served in the Army from 1944 to 1946, and completed his bachelor’s...

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William M. Leary Jr. *65

History, Feb. 24, 2006

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Willis A. Lebourveau '49 *50

Will died June 18, 2008. He was 82. He prepared for Princeton at Somerville (N.J.) High School and served in the Army in the European theater from 1943 to 1945. At...

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Augustine K. K. Lee *68

Gus died Mar. 11, 1997, in Vancouver, Canada, after a brief battle with cancer. He was 56.After completing his undergraduate degree at Ottawa U., Gus continued his...

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Susan G. Lee *88

Susan G. Lee, a partner in the prominent Washington, D.C., law firm of Arnold & Porter, died of cancer July 12, 2009. She was 49. Lee received a bachelor’s degree from...

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Richard M. Lee *51

Richard Lee, a retired major general in the Army, died Nov. 24, 2011. He was 94. Lee graduated from the University of Maryland in 1940, and spent a year and a half at...

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Geoffrey B. Leech *49

Geoffrey Leech, a retired Canadian government geologist, died April 17, 2012, while walking in the woods. He was 93. Leech graduated from the University of British...

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Edmund A. LeFevre *49

Edmund A. LeFevre of Wilmington, Del., died April 27, 2006. He was 81. After graduating from Allendale School in 1942, LeFevre served in the Army Air Corps as an...

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Joseph Lein *47

Dec. 31, 2003

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Benjamin F. Leonard III *51

Benjamin F. Leonard, a geologist for the U.S. Geological Survey from 1943 to 1993, died peacefully Sept. 5, 2008, at home. He was 87. Leonard graduated from Hamilton...

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James S. Lester '45 *48

Jim Lester died May 17, 2011. Jim was a “dyed-in-the-wool” alumnus of Williams and received a bachelor’s degree from that institution in 1947. According to Princeton ...

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Jack Levine *34

Jack Levine, a retired professor of mathematics, died June 9, 2005. He was 98.Levine graduated from UCLA in 1929 and enrolled the following year at Princeton. He...

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Robert M. Levine *67

Bob died Apr. 1, 2002, of complications from brain cancer. Bob was a leading authority on Brazilian history and culture at the U. of Miami, and a prolific writer on Cuba...

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Henry E. Levinson *76

Henry Levinson, professor of religious studies at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) since 1982, died Jan. 4, 2010, of complications from multiple...

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Norman A. Levy *28

Norman died at home in Los Angeles Dec. 21, 2005, after a brief illness. He was 98. Norman was a pioneer in the development of a more humanistic, transactional...

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Kenneth Levy *55

Kenneth Levy, the Scheide Professor of Music History emeritus at Princeton, died Aug. 15, 2013, from complications of Parkinson’s disease. He was 86. After serving...

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John S. Lew *60

Physics, Sept. 14, 2006

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David B. Lewin *58

David B. Lewin, relatively unknown yet influential musical theorist and composer, died May 5, 2003, of heart disease in Cambridge, Mass. He was 69.Lewin studied piano...

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Morton Lewin '57 *60

Morton Lewin died unexpectedly but peacefully in his sleep Feb. 20, 2013. He was 81. Mort grew up in the Bronx and graduated from Stuyvesant High School in...

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Gwendolyn L. Lewis *75

Gwendolyn Lewis, a professional photographer who had been a sociology professor, died of cancer Feb. 8, 2012. She was 68. Lewis was a 1965 graduate of Reed College....

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Sheau-Suey Li *81

Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Feb. 2, 2005

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Cheng Liao *97

Computer Science, Jan. 1, 2001

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Dennis Albert Libby *69

DENNIS ALBERT LIBBY *69, distinguished musicologist, scholar, writer, and teacher, died suddenly on July 4, 1989, after a brief illness. He was 50 years old. He received...

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Channing Liem *46

Channing Liem, emeritus professor of politics at SUNY-New Paltz and activist for Korean unification, died of a stroke Jan. 24, 1996. He was 86.Born in North Korea, he...

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Mario Lierana *43

Mario Llerena, a Cuban writer and early supporter of Fidel Castro, who broke with him over Castro’s move to communism, died Dec. 10, 2006, in Miami. He was 93. Fluent...

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Roy S. Lilly *65

Roy Sherman Lilly died of cancer Dec. 12, 2003. He was 63.A distinguished member of the psychology department at Kent State U., Lilly retired from that faculty four...

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GILL-CHIN Lim *78

Architecture and Urban Planning, Feb. 9, 2005

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Edward Y. Lin *35

Economics, July 22, 2004

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Lawrence J. Lincoln *37

Civil Engineering, June 27, 2000

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Raymond I. Lindquist *33

Philosophy, Oct. 5, 2001

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Andrew O. Linehan *84

Andrew Linehan, an expert on wind power, died Jan. 8, 2010, of metastatic melanoma. He was 54. Linehan received a bachelor’s degree from Reed College in 1978, and from...

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Robert J. Lipkin *74

Robert Lipkin, who held the title of distinguished professor of law at Widener University School of Law in Wilmington, Del., died Feb. 18, 2010, after a long illness....

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James Weston Livingood *37

History, April 3, 2005

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William H. Livingston *50

Aeronautical Engineering, March 10, 2004

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Willis Frederick Loeffel '36 *37

Bill died June 19, 2001. He was 86. He prepared at Dickinson HS in Jersey City, N.J. At Princeton he received two degrees, graduating with honors with a BSE degree in...

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Larry James Loeffler '54 *61

LARRY DIED in Durham, N.C., after a courageous battle against Alzheimer's disease, May 7, 1990, the day after his 58th birthday.Larry came to Princeton from Beaver...

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Nelson Gilbert Lofstedt *50

NELSON GILBERT LOFSTEDT *50, age 59, died Oct. 29, 1981. He was born Sept. 1, 1922, in West Chelmsford, Mass., but spent most of his formative years in Brattleboro, Vt....

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John C. Loftis Jr. *48

John Loftis, Bailey Professor of English emeritus at Stanford University, died Oct. 31, 2012, at the age of 93. He graduated from Emory University in 1940, and earned...

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John A. Logue *76

John Logue, professor of political science at Kent State University, died Dec. 9, 2009, after a month’s illness. He was 62. Logue earned a bachelor’s degree from the...

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Cedric W. Long *66

Cedric Long, assistant director of the Division of Extramural Activities (DEA) of the National Cancer Institute (NCI), died unexpectedly May 3, 2012. He was 75. Long...

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Chauncey C. Loomis Jr. '52 *63

Chauncey, who died of lung cancer March 17, 2009, was a man of many interests, principally literature and exploration. He enlisted in the Army during the Korean War...

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Silvio Henry Lopez '29 *30

Si, the last secretary of the Class of 1929, died April 6, 2006, in St. Petersburg, Fla., two weeks short of his 97th birthday.He was the son of Jose M. Lopez-Guillen...

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Frederic Mather Lord *51

Psychology, Feb. 5, 2000

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George Low '31 *35

George died Apr. 6, 2002. He was a businessman and community leader who came to Princeton from Bordentown, Mich. He played center on the basketball team and stayed at...

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David Mcwilliams Ludlum '33 *38

Dave Ludlum died May 23, 1997, at his Princeton home. He prepared at Newark Academy, was active in Triangle, and joined Charter. He majored in American history, later...

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Wendell L. Lund *33

Wendell Lund, director of New Deal agencies Washington, D.C., died Dec. 25, 2004, at a nursing-care facility Williamsburg, Va. He was 98.Wendell received a Ph.D....

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J. Edward Lundy *40

J. Edward Lundy, a retired Ford Motor Co. executive who joined the company with Robert McNamara and eight other World War II veterans known as the Whiz Kids, died Oct....

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Eric Kum-Chew Lye *62

Architecture, September 2003.

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Peter R. Lyman *48

Peter Lyman, the renowned coach of the University of Rochester’s tennis and squash teams, died Sept. 28, 2012. He was 86. Lyman graduated from Rochester in 1947, and...

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Guy F. Lytle III '66 *76

The class lost a nationally recognized religious and academic leader when Guy died July 15, 2011, from complications diabetes. Guy entered Princeton with the Class...

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Donald Gordon Macdonald *48

Donald Gordon MacDonald died at his home in Washington, D.C., from esophageal cancer Jan. 12, 2004. He was 82.MacDonald was born in Chicago and graduated from Wesleyan...

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John H. Macfadyen '46 *49

John MacFadyen died Feb. 18, 2000, in Damariscotta, Maine, near the village of Head Tide, where he and his wife, Mary-Esther, made their home. The cause of death was...

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Murdock Donald Macinnis '45 *50

Don died April 20, 2003.Don entered Princeton from Lincoln School in New York, joined Key and Seal, and was famed among our classmates for his musical contributions to...

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Robert E. MacKenzie *50

Robert MacKenzie, retired associate professor of mathematics at Indiana University, died peacefully at home Oct. 20, 2012. He was 92. MacKenzie graduated with a...

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Howard D. Macpherson *26

History, April 14, 2004

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John R. Maguire *67

Woodrow Wilson School, Nov. 11, 1998

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Michael S. Mahoney *67

Michael S. Mahoney, dedicated professor of the history of science at Princeton for 41 years, died July 23, 2008, after suffering cardiac arrest during his regular swim...

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Robert S. Mallouk '47 *50

Robert Mallouk died March 28, 2013, at his home in Chadds Ford, Pa. Bob grew up in Brooklyn, where he attended Adelphi Academy before entering Princeton in 1943. During...

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Shreekant B. Malvadkar *71

Chemical Engineering, Oct. 13, 2004

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Seymour J. Mandelbaum *62

Seymour Mandelbaum, professor emeritus of urban history at the University of Pennsylvania, died Jan. 23, 2013, after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. He was...

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Cole Manes Jr. *51

Philosophy, Sept. 13, 2000

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R. Jennings Mangum '47 *50

R. JENNINGS MANGUM ’47 *50 Jay was a serious philosophy student during his wartime years at Princeton. After graduating in 1947 he moved over to the Graduate School,...

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John A. Mann '44 *50

John died Sept. 19, 2004, in Yorba Linda, Calif., after battling cancer. He was 82."I was destined to be a Princetonian," he wrote in our 60th reunion directory,...

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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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Thomas Hartley Maren '38 *90

Tom died Aug. 15, 1999, at his home in Salisbury Cove, Maine. He attended public schools in Mount Vernon, N.Y., and entered Princeton at age 16.Torn between science and...

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Thomas Mariner *47

Thomas Mariner, industrial research physicist and committed private citizen in community affairs, died Apr. 7, 1998, at Moravian Manor in Lititz, Pa. He was 84. He...

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Charles Thomas Mark *70

English, Nov. 16, 2000

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Jerrold E. Marsden *68

Jerrold Marsden, the Carl F. Braun Professor of Engineering, Control and Dynamical Systems, and Applied and Computational Mathematics at Caltech, died Sept. 21, 2010. He...

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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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Alan E. Marshall *68

Alan Marshall, an Australian geologist, died July 16, 2011, after a long battle with a rare brain disorder. He was 72. Marshall graduated from the University of Western...

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William T. Martin *34

Mathematics, May 30, 2004

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Stanley Martin *28

Modern Languages and Literatures, Dec. 23, 2002

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John Rupert Martin *47

Art & Archaeology, July 26, 2000

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William C. Martin Jr. *56

William Martin, a distinguished atomic physicist, died of pneumonia Sept. 15, 2013, at the age of 83. Martin graduated from the University of Richmond in 1951 with a...

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Donald J. Martino *54

Donald Martino, a Pulitzer Prize-winning composer, died of cardiac arrest Dec. 8, 2005, aboard a cruise ship in the Caribbean. He was 74.Born in Plainfield, N.J.,...

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Robert T. Mason *64

Religion, May 27, 2004

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Leslie Elizabeth Mason *85

Architecture, Mar. 11, 2000

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Jean P. Mather *51

Jean P. Mather, the outspoken president of the University of Massachusetts from 1954 to 1960, died June 21, 2007. He was 92. Mather helped transform an agricultural...

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Frederick A. Matsen Jr. *41

Frederick A. Matsen Jr., emeritus professor of chemistry and physics at the University of Texas at Austin, died May 30, 2006. He was 92. Born in Racine, Wis., he earned...

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Zeljka Matutinovic *94

Zeljka Matutinovic died July 2, 2006, in a moped accident while vacationing on Martha's Vineyard. She was 41. Matutinovic, a native of Croatia, earned a master's and a...

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John C. Maxwell *46

Geology, Jan. 23, 2006

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Bryce Maxwell '43 *48

A longtime Princeton professor, Bryce died on Oct. 25, 2001, at Meadow Lakes in Hightstown, N.J. He was 82. A native of Glen Cove, N.Y., he lived in Princeton for 44...

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Drew Stephen May *71

DREW STEPHEN MAY, retired State Dept. Foreign Service officer, died on Mar. 24, 1993, in Arlington, Va., as a result of a heart attack. Born in Oklahoma City on July 7,...

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John R. Maybee *42

John R. Maybee, whose career as a Canadian diplomat landed him in two shooting wars, died May 20, 2009, at the age of 91. Maybee received bachelor’s and master’s...

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David Hunter Mcalpin '20 *21

A MASTER of oft-hidden talents, Dave was called home to his eternal rest on June 1, 1989, after two years of a variety of illnesses. His wife, Sally, was at his side at...

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Joey Leigh McCandless '51 *52

The class lost one of its stars with the death of Jake McCandless. Jake majored in psychology, belonged to Tiger Inn, and roomed with Frank Benenati, Dick Simmons, and...

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Robert E. Mccarter *61

Psychology, July 1, 2003.

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Thomas Francis Mccarthy *71

Thomas McCarthy died of lung cancer May 8, 2003, at his home in Springfield, Va.Originally from Hyannis, Mass., Tom received his undergraduate training at the U. of...

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John McCarthy *51

John McCarthy, the eminent computer scientist, died of heart disease Oct. 24, 2011. He was 84. McCarthy graduated from Caltech in 1948, and in 1951 earned a Ph.D. in...

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Charles W. Mccaskill *57

Oriental Languages and Literature, Aug. 13, 2005

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Allan Murdock Mccaskill '50 *52

Following emergency surgery, Allan died on June 27, 2001. He was born in NYC and graduated from Western [DC] High School. At Princeton he earned a BSE and MSE in...

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William Frank McCombs '45 *47

Bill died Oct. 8, 2006, in Dallas, Texas. Bill entered Princeton from Little Rock (Ark.) High School and joined Tower Club. His World War II service was as a gunnery...

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Joseph W. Mccracken *50

Woodrow Wilson School, Oct. 26, 2003

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Leroy K. McCune '40 *50

Roy died March 16, 2011, in Greenville, Del. He was 93. After preparing at the Friends School, he majored in chemical engineering at Princeton, was a lacrosse...

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Demetrius Delane Mcdowell *99

After a long illness, Demetrius McDowell died in NYC Aug. 17, 2003. He was 38.He had all but completed his doctoral dissertation in American literature on Nathaniel...

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Robert McEldowney Jr. '40 *41

Bob’s son, Clay ’69, called to inform us that his father had died Oct. 3, 2011, from respiratory failure. Charlie Hewitt followed with an obit and the comment that...

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John Francis Mcelhenny *60

Civil Engineering, Dec. 10, 2000

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Robert E. Mcgarrah *48

Robert E. McGarrah, emeritus professor of management at the U. of Massachusetts (Amherst) died July 8, 1995. He was a recognized authority on military spending and was a...

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Victor E. McGee *62

Victor McGee, professor emeritus of applied statistics at the Amos Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, died peacefully Oct. 6, 2013, at home. He was 77. Born in South...

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Keith W. Mchenry Jr. *58

KEITH WELLES McHENRY died of cancer Jan. 21, 1994, at 65. Born in Champaign, Ill., his childhood was spent in West Allis, Wisc. He got his bachelor's in chemical...

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John A. McIntyre *50

John McIntyre, professor emeritus of physics at Texas A&M University, died March 23, 2013. He was 92. McIntyre received a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering...

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Alexander G. McKay *50

Alexander G. McKay, professor emeritus of classics at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, died Aug. 31, 2007. He was 82. McKay received a bachelor’s degree from...

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Lionel W. McKenzie *56

Lionel McKenzie, the Wilson Professor of Economics emeritus at the University of Rochester, died Oct. 12, 2010. He was 91. McKenzie graduated from Duke in 1939, and was...

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Robert W. Mclaughlin '21 *26

ROBERT W. McLAUGHLIN died on Nov. 30, 1989 after a brief illness. Born in Kalamazoo, Mich. in 1900, he prepared at Erasmus Hall and at Princeton was a member of Cloister...

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Joseph R. Mcloughlin *51

Chemistry, Apr. 29, 2001

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Edwin M. Mcmillan *32

EDWIN MAMSON MCMILLAN *32, age 83, Nobel Laureate physicist, codiscoverer of Element #93 (Neptunium), discoverer of Element #94 (Plutonium), and retired head of the...

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John Coddington Mcmurray '48 *52

Death came to John Oct. 3, 2004.At Princeton, following graduation from Lawrenceville, John was in Campus Club, vice president of the Pistol Club, and on the class...

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Alfred Peter Mcnulty '46 *50

Al, regarded as "the dean of construction management" in Cleveland, died there May 10, 1998, of prostate cancer. He was 73. He was the founder and president of Applied...

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E. Keith McPheeters *56

Keith McPheeters, dean and professor emeritus of architecture at Auburn University, died Sept. 21, 2008. He was 84. A veteran of World War II, McPheeters received a...

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William Winters Mcquilkin '28 *29

BILL MCQUILKIN died Feb. 6, 1992, at Rochester Friendly Horne, after suffering for a considerable time with Alzheimer's disease. He joined Bausch & Lomb Optical Co. as a...

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George J. Mcquoid *64

Woodrow Wilson School, Aug. 18, 2004

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John C. Meagher *62

John Meagher died of complications from gastrointestinal illness Aug. 25, 2003, in Toronto. He was 68.Meagher, professor emeritus of English and religion at the U. of...

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Thomas R. Meehan *52

Thomas R. Meehan, a dedicated and beloved history professor at Oregon State University, died Oct. 3, 2006. He was 87. Meehan’s mother died after giving birth to him in...

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Paul Meier *51

Paul Meier, the eminent biostatistician and retired professor of statistics at Columbia, died Aug. 7, 2011. He was 87. Meier graduated from Oberlin in 1945, and...

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Alberto O. Mendelzon *79

Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, June 16, 2005

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William Morris Meredith '40 *47

Bill’s death May 30, 2007, inspired headlines and four-column obituaries, including “Poet Who Wed Depth to Form” [The New York Times], and “Poet and friend of poets...

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Benjamin Dean Meritt *25

BENJAMIN DEAN MERITT *25, classics scholar and prof. emeritus of Greek history and epigraphy at the Inst. Of Advanced Study at Princeton, N.J., died July 7, 1989, in...

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Benjamin Dean Meritt *25

We were saddened to learn that Benjamin Dean Meritt, the last surviving member of the Inst. for Advanced Study's original faculty, died in Austin, Tex., on July 7, 1989,...

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Howard S. Merritt *58

Howard S. Merritt, a longtime professor of art at the University of Rochester, died peacefully June 25, 2007, at the age of 92. Merritt earned a bachelor's degree from...

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Kenneth Merryman *90

History, May 25, 2004

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Robert Benjamin Mesrobian '45 *47

BOB MESROBIAN died Jan. 11, 1992, at YaleNew Haven Hospital, after a long illness.Bob entered Princeton from the McBurney School. He was a resident of Forest Hills, N.Y....

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Samuel J. Messick *54

Samuel J. Messick, distinguished research scientist at Educational Testing Service, died Oct. 6, 1998, of congestive heart failure at the U. of Pennsylvania Medical...

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Carl W. Messinger Jr. '45 *51

Carl Messinger died Dec. 16, 2009. Carl entered Princeton from the Burroughs School in St. Louis and joined Quadrangle Club. He followed in the footsteps of his...

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Bruce M. Metzger *42

Bruce M. Metzger, emeritus professor of the New Testament at Princeton Theological Seminary, died Feb. 13, 2007, in Princeton, of respiratory failure. He was 93....

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Andre S. Michalski *64

Modern Languages and Literature, June 15, 2001

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William Miehle *39

Physics, Dec. 27, 2003

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Bruce J. Mikel *70

Germanic Languages and Literatures, Aug. 26, 2003

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Nicholas B. Milano *47

Economics, Aug. 14, 2000

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Robert Parsons Miller '45 *54

Bob Miller died Dec. 22, 2003, after fighting various forms of cancer.Bob prepared for Princeton at Montclair [N.J.] Academy and joined Court Club. His Princeton...

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Robert T. Miller III '31 *32

Bob Miller was born Apr. 5, 1910, in Baltimore, and died Jan. 29, 1999. He started his precollege days at Gilman Country Day School and ended them at Kent. At Princeton...

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Robert Miller '37 *40

Fabulous history professor Bob Miller died Oct. 23, 1997, unmarried.At Peddie he was on the baseball, basketball, tennis, and track teams, and was a sports manager. At...

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Russell Elliott Miller *52

RUSSELL ELLIOTT MILLER *52, professor of history emeritus and university archivist and historian at Tufts Univ., died at his home in Reading, Mass., Jan. 3, 1993, at...

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Lisa A. Miller-Elton *86

Chemistry, July 23, 2004

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Max Minkin *66

Woodrow Wilson School, Jan. 28, 2004

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Thomas C. Minor *74

Physics, Oct. 10, 2001

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Melvin A. Mister *64

Melvin Mister, who had a long career in urban affairs, died of prostate cancer Jan. 10, 2013. He was 74. Mister earned his bachelor’s degree from the Carnegie...

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Charles E. Mitchell '63 *67

Charlie died March 10, 2008, of a massive heart attack after a typically productive day working on his beloved Colorado tree farm. A champion pole-vaulter at Princeton...

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Kenneth M. Mitchell '49 *51

Ken died Feb. 10, 2003; he was 76. He prepared for Princeton at Westfield [N.J.] HS and while at Princeton majored in architecture. He continued on at Princeton for a...

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Dennis Shea Mitchell *69

DENNIS MITCHELL, a foreign service officer with the State Dept. and a It. colonel in the army reserves, died of a heart ailment on June 2, 1993, at his home in...

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George Matthews Modlin *32

George M. Modlin, distinguished educator, retired fourth president and chancellor emeritus of the U. of Richmond, died Oct. 4, 1998, at his Richmond, Va., home. He was...

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William George Mollenkopf *48

WILLIAM GEORGE MOLLENKOPF, psychologist and personnel administration specialist, at the age of 75, died Sept. 17, 1992. Born in Rensselaer, N.Y., Dr. Mollenkopf earned,...

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Frank L. Moore Jr. *49

Physics, July 7, 2003

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Carlisle Moore '33 *40

Carl died Feb. 1, 1998, as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident. He was a specialist in Victorian and modern literature at the U. of Oregon, where he...

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Clayton White Morehead '32 *33

Clay died June 25, 2004.He prepared at Schenley High School in Pittsburgh. At Princeton he was on the Swimming Squad, was property manager of the Triangle Club, and was...

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David W. Morgan *92

David Morgan, professor of modern language at Furman University, died Feb. 6, 2013, at the age of 53. Morgan graduated from Wofford College in 1981 with a bachelor’s...

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Alexander Welch Morrison *42

Psychology, Oct. 11, 2000

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George H. Morrison *48

George Morrison, professor emeritus of chemistry and chemical biology at Cornell University and an international authority on trace-element analysis and materials...

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Simeon F. Moss *49

Simeon F. Moss, a longtime resident and community leader in Princeton, died April 29, 2007. He was 87. In 1941, Moss graduated from Rutgers University with a...

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Frederick C. Mosteller *46

Frederick C. Mosteller, a pioneering giant in the field of statistics, died July 23, 2006, in Falls Church, Va., of sepsis. He was 89. Many of Mosteller’s works in both...

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Garret Mott Jr. '32 *34

Garret died Sept. 17, 2001. He was 91.Garret lived in Scarsdale, N.Y., until his marriage to Cornelia Hadsell. Together they lived in New Canaan, Conn., then moved to...

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Edward A. Moulthrop *41

Edward Moulthrop died in Atlanta Sept. 23, 2003. He was 87.Doubly gifted, Moulthrop achieved success in two fields. After earning his Princeton degree in architecture,...

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Lewis Seymour Mudge Jr. '51 *61

(The following is an expanded version of a memorial published in the Oct. 13, 2010, issue of PAW.) Lew Mudge, Christian theologian, professor, and ethicist, died...

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Donald W. Mueller *33

Physics, July 24, 2004

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Herbert R. Muether *51

Physics, Dec. 24, 2005

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Kan Chi Mui *49

Kan Chi Mui, who was born in China in 1917 and came to the United States before World War II to study economics, died Nov. 28, 2006. During Mui’s early years, his...

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Louis A. Muinzer '49 *56

Louis died Sept. 8, 2004. He was 76.Louis prepared for Princeton at Jefferson High School in Lafayette, Ind. At Princeton he majored in English and graduated with...

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William King Murray '29 *30

King died Nov. 3, 1997, after some years in a nursing home.He prepared for college at Flushing H.S. At Princeton he roomed with Harry Luderbough. His engineering career...

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Minor Myers Jr. *72

Minor Myers died of lung cancer July 22, 2003, in Bloomington, Ill. He was 60.President of Illinois Wesleyan U. at his death, Myers led that institution through 14 years...

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Philipp O. Naegele *55

Philipp Naegele, violinist and retired William R. Keenan Professor of Music at Smith College, died at home Jan. 30, 2011. He was 83. Born in Stuttgart, Naegele left...

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FREDERICK Nagle, Jr. *67

Geology, Nov. 6, 2005

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Z. Michael Nagy *66

Psychology, Nov. 2, 2005

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Clifford I. Nass '81 *86

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

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Charles Motier Nes Jr. '28 *29

Charlie Nes, a prominent architect in Baltimore, died at his home in Cockeysville, Md., on Apr. 30. He was a native of York, Penn., and prepared for college at the...

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Michael D. Nesbitt *59

Psychology, Oct. 15, 1988

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William Fisher Newbold '46 *48

Bill died Sept. 13, 2001, of emphysema at his Mt. Desert, Maine, home. His winter home was in Sarasota, Fla. Schooled in Philadelphia, Pa., at Episcopal Academy and St....

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Allen Newell *50

AEEEN NEWELL *50, a professor at Carnegie Mellon Univ. in Pittsburgh, died July 19, 1992, at age 65 . He was one of the four pioneers in the Field of artificial...

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William Jacob Newman *50

History, July 9, 2000

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Charles B. Newmarch *51

Charles B. Newmarch, a Canadian petroleum geologist, died Dec. 21, 2008, at age 89. Newmarch received his Ph.D. in geology from Princeton in 1951, and worked for...

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Louis O. Nicolaysen *55

Geology, June 25, 2005

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Anton S. Nissen Jr. *71

Economics, Nov. 5, 2006

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Stedman B. Noble *56

Economics, Feb. 8, 2005

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David Earl Noffsinger '56 *60

Dave Noffsinger died July 31, 1996, of a heart attack in his hometown of Cincinnati.Dave came to Princeton from Kenmore H.S. in Akron, played football as a freshman, was...

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Edward F. Nolan *41

English, Nov. 8, 2002

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Charles H. Norris *39

Biology, July 31, 1995

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Warren J. North *57

Warren North, an aeronautical engineer who participated in the formation of NASA, died April 10, 2012, at the age of 89. North was a pilot in World War II, and then...

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Paul F. Norton *52

Paul F. Norton, an emeritus professor and founder of the University of Massachusetts’ art department, died Aug. 26, 2007, after a short period of declining health. He...

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Robert Nozick *63

Robert Nozick died of stomach cancer on Jan. 23, 2002, in Cambridge, Mass. He was 63.Nozick, one of the nation's most influential philosophers, was the Joseph Pellegrino...

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John E. O'Brien *66

John O’Brien, former general counsel of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), died Oct. 24, 2012. He was 80. O’Brien graduated from Niagara...

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John Roderic O'Connor '55 *71

Roddy O’Connor — scholar, bon vivant, raconteur — was born in New York City Nov. 14, 1933, and died Jan. 13, 2014, in France. A Deerfield graduate, Roddy majored in...

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Myoung Joon Oak *82

MYOUNG JOON OAK died suddenly of a heart attack Nov. 17, 1992, in Seoul, at the age of 45. Prof. Oak, born in Korea on Oct. 27, 1947, graduated from Seoul National Univ....

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Rev. P.H. Sunny Oey *60

Religion, Mar. 18, 2003

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Roger Lansing Offen '38 *38

Roger died Nov. 23, 2005, in Atlantic Beach, Fla., a victim of pneumonia. He was a native of Stamford, Conn., and attended the Lawrenceville School. At Princeton he...

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Paul Offner *70

Paul Offner, an expert on health care, died of cancer April 20, 2004, in Washington, D.C. He was 61.Born in Vermont and raised in Italy, Paul went to Amherst. At...

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Hugh Bell Ogburn '45 *55

Hugh Ogburn died Oct. 23, 2007, at his home in Honolulu. Hugh entered Princeton from Westville (N.J.) High School and joined Dial Lodge. Accelerating...

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Charles Stanley Ogilvy *39

Mathematics, June 21, 2000

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John Beverley Oke *53

J. Beverley Oke, brilliant builder of astronomical instruments, died March 2, 2004, at his home in Victoria, British Columbia. He was 75. The cause was heart...

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Robert W. Oliver *57

Robert Warner Oliver, economist and teacher, died July 17, 1998, of a heart attack at his home in Pasadena, Calif. He served in the Navy during WWII, and earned a...

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Daniel Orr *60

Daniel Orr, retired professor of economics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, died at home June 6, 2012, at the age of 79. Orr graduated from Oberlin in...

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Steven A. Orszag *66

Steven Orszag, the eminent applied and computational mathematician and the Percey F. Smith Professor of Mathematics at Yale, died May 1, 2011, of chronic lymphocytic...

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Robert Osborn Jr. '44 *48

BOB OSBORN died June 5, 1992, following a yearlong illness. His wife, Patricia jean Norman, preceded him in death in May 1987. He is survived by one son, Robert Wade....

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Muhammad F.M. Osman *76

Fathi Osman, whom The New York Times described as “an influential scholar who articulated a liberal version of Islam,” died Sept. 11, 2010, of congestive heart failure....

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James Overbeck *61

James Overbeck, an MIT professor who later went on to make high-tech innovations for Boston-area companies, died of lung cancer Aug. 7, 2009. He was 70 years old, never...

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Charles Abraham Owen Jr. '35 *36

Charles Abraham Owen Jr. died July 24, 1998. He was 84. He was born June 5, 1914, in Johnstown, Pa. Charles prepared at Rumsey Hall and Lawrenceville. He received...

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Willard Oxtoby *62

Willard Oxtoby, professor emeritus of comparative religion, died in Toronto Mar. 6, 2003, of colon cancer. He was 69.Founding director of the U. of Toronto's Center for...

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Ardas Ozsogomonyan *65

Chemistry, Nov. 17, 2001

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Anthony J. ODonnell Jr. *74

Anthony O’Donnell, a prominent Miami attorney, died June 17, 2010. He was 65. O’Donnell graduated in 1967 from Emory University, and in 1974 he received a Ph.D. in...

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Antonio R. Pace *43

Modern Languages and Literature, Feb. 18, 2004

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George Hilary Paff '52 *58

After a two-month hospitalization, George Paff died Dec. 28, 1997, of complications from a staph infection in Lakeland [Fla.] Regional Medical Center. Exploratory...

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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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Richard E. Palmer *71

Physics, Jan. 1, 2002.

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Alexander Papamarkou *52

Alexander Papamarkou, philanthropist and international investment banker, died Apr. 23, 1998, of a heart attack at St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital NYC. He was 68.Born...

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Paul E. Parisot *56

Chemical Engineering, March 9, 2006

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Douglass S. Parker *52

Douglass Parker, professor of classics emeritus at the University of Texas at Austin, died of cancer on Feb. 8, 2011. He was 83. After service in the Navy (1945-1946),...

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Charles P. Parkhurst Jr. *41

Charles Parkhurst, art historian and museum director who helped locate and return Nazi-confiscated artworks (for which he received France’s Chevalier de la Lgion...

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Richard L. Parris *78

Richard Parris, a highly regarded mathematics teacher at Phillips Exeter Academy, died of cancer Oct. 23, 2012. He was 67. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Tufts in...

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Morris A. Parslow *55

Morris Parslow, a retired professor emeritus of French at Grinnell College, died Aug. 25, 2010. He was 88. In May 1942, after his freshman year at St. John’s College in...

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Alan Pasch *55

Alan Pasch, a retired professor of philosophy at the University of Maryland, died June 9, 2011, of heart disease. He was 85. After Army service in World War II, Pasch...

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Philip F. Patman *62

Philip Franklin Patman, a distinguished attorney, died of heart failure Feb.5, 2005, in Austin, Texas. He was 67.A native Texan, Patman graduated from the University of...

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Carl Frederick Paulson '45 *48

Fred, our class treasurer, died of cancer Feb. 17, 2008. At Princeton, he was a member of the Glee Club, played in the marching band, and was elected to Phi Beta...

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George Morton Payne Jr. '30 *33

George Morton Payne Jr. of Mission Hills, Kans., died Apr. 29, 1998, at his home. He was 88.George was born June 22, 1909, in Kansas City, Mo. A lifelong resident of the...

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Henry E. Payne III *60

Henry E. Payne III, founder and president of Payne Engineering Co., died at home June 27, 2008, after long illness. He was 73. Payne graduated from Yale in 1957 with...

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William A. Pearson '32 *33

Bill Pearson died July 1, 1995, at Country Meadows in Hershey, Penn.Having obtained his master's in mechanical engineering, Bill went to work for Harrisburg Steel Co., a...

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Marshall C. Pease III *42

hemistry, June 3, 2001.

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Charles Donald Peet Jr. '48 *56

Don Peet died Feb. 12, 1998, after a two-year battle with cancer. His entire professorial career was with the English department of Indiana U. He taught courses on...

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Roy Pelmas *62

Aeronautical Engineering, July 24, 2006

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John Garrett Penn *68

John Garrett Penn, former chief judge of the U.S. District Court of Washington, D.C., died Sept. 9, 2007, of cancer. He was 75. Penn graduated from the University of...

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Joe Webb Peoples *32

Geology, Mar. 21, 2000

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Stephen F. Percival Jr. *72

Geological and Geophysical Sciences, May 22, 2003

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Franklin E. Perkins Jr. *31

English, Dec. 7, 2000

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James A. Perkins *37

Distinguished educator and former president of Cornell U., James A. Perkins, died Aug. 18, 1998, in consequence to a recent fall. He was 86 and was residing in a rest...

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Joseph R. Perkins *35

JOSEPH R. PERKINS JR., aged 80, died Jan. 24, 1992, in Newark, Del. A Princeton Graduate School alumnus electrical engineering, he had a long and distinguished career as...

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Joseph H. Perlmutt *50

Joseph Perlmutt, a retired professor emeritus at the School of Medicine of UNC, Chapel Hill, died Nov. 17, 2009, at the age of 90. Perlmutt earned a bachelor’s...

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Max Perrot *40

Biology, Sept. 4, 2000

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E. Ritzema Perry '21 *24

EDWARD RITZEMA PERRY died Feb. 6, 1994, in Stamford, Conn., at the age of 94, after a lengthy illness. He was a successful architect for many years, and established his...

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John Windsor Persse Jr. '28 *30

JOHN PERSSE (tied in Hamden, Conn., on Feb. 1, 1992. For three years he had been in the Medical Unit of Whitney Center with a combination of disabling diseases, but he...

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Franklin Paul Peterson *55

Mathematics, Sept. 1, 2000

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Karl P. Peterson-Buengeler *87

Woodrow Wilson School, Nov. 30, 2005

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Robert T. Petersson *46

Robert Petersson, professor emeritus and former chair of the English department at Smith College, died peacefully April 8, 2011, at the age of 92. Petersson graduated...

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Joseph G. Phelan *51

Psychology, Mar. 5, 1995

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Cedric C. Philipp *50

Cedric Philipp, a longtime international executive for the Wyeth pharmaceutical firm, died July 18, 2013. He was 91. Born in Chile, Philipp came to the United States...

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Chester H. Philips '37 *40

Noted architect and many-campaigned WWII veteran-ending up a lt. col.-Chet died May 14, 2000. His first wife, Doris, died in 1989, and he left wife Anne, children...

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James M. Phillips '49 *59

James Phillips died Aug. 2, 2012, from complications of a fall. Jim was born March 21, 1929, in Pittsburgh. He came to Princeton from Peabody High School and graduated...

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Fernand T. Picou *49

Architecture, Nov. 15, 2004

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Courtnay Pitt '29 *35

Courtnay Pitt died June 5, 1999, in Abington Memorial Hospital in Abington, Pa. He was 91.Deemed by his father to be too young for college at 16, Court took a...

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Gilbert Norman Plass *47

Gilbert Norman Plass died March 1, 2004, in Bryan, Texas. He was 83.Born in Toronto, Canada, Gilbert graduated from Harvard in 1941 and earned a PhD in physics from...

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Myron N. Plooster *55

Myron Plooster, a retired senior scientist with the Denver Research Institute at the University of Denver, died May 14, 2011, of Alzheimer’s disease. He was...

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David S. Plumb '38 *39

David S. Plumb died May 12, 2013, at his home in St. Louis, Mo. He was 94. David was born in Mount Vernon, N.Y., and then lived in Bronxville, N.Y., where he...

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Samuel E Pogue '41 *68

SAM WAS BORN and raised Cincinnati, and died there Mar. 19, 1994, after a short bout with a virulent case of pneumonia. Entering Princeton from Hotchkiss, Sam lived...

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Jack R. Pole *53

Jack Pole, an Oxford University professor emeritus whom The Times (of London) called the “foremost British historian of the United States in his generation,” died Jan....

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Gregory T. Polletta *61

Gregory Polletta, retired professor of modern literature at the University of Geneva (Switzerland), died peacefully Aug. 6, 2012. He was 82. Born in Italy, he came to...

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T. Alexander Pond '46 *53

Alec Pond died peacefully Aug. 29, 2010, at home in Vermont. He was 85. Born in Los Angeles, he came to Princeton in June 1942 from schools in San Marino,...

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Allan King Poole Jr. '49 *52

Allan Poole died Nov. 1, 2012. He was born May 28, 1927, in New Haven, Conn., and came to Princeton from Kent School and after service in the Army. At Princeton, where...

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Frederick S. Porter Jr. *48

Aeronautical Engineering, March 1983

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Edward Joseph Posselius Jr. '41 *42

Ed died Nov. 19 at his home in Grosse Pointe Farms, Mich.Coming from the U. of Detroit H.S., he majored in chemical engineering at Princeton, achieving Phi Beta Kappa...

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Alan Post *69

Alan Post, who had an important career in public service for the State of California, died March 26, 2011. He was 96. From 1949 to 1977, Post was...

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Harold Powers *59

Harold Powers, the Scheide Professor of Music History, emeritus, at Princeton, died March 15, 2007, of liver cancer. He was 78. Powers' published work dealt with music...

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Nathaniel S. Preston *60

Nathaniel Preston, a retired professor of government at American University in Washington, D.C., died Nov. 27, 2009 from a fall. He was 81. At age 16, Preston joined...

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Robert Edmunds Price '47 *47

Bob died Apr. 12, 2001, after a short illness. He was 76 and was born and educated in Lyndhurst, N.J.Bob came from a long line of Princetonians: grandfather Luther E....

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Reuben P. Prichard Jr. *56

Reuben P. Prichard Jr. died of congestive heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Aug. 7, 2008. He was 83. Prichard was a 1947 graduate of the U.S. Naval...

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William C. Pritchard *48

Nuclear Science, March 27, 1991

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John J. Prucha *50

John Prucha, vice chancellor emeritus and professor of geology emeritus at Syracuse University, died Oct. 22, 2012. He was 88. Prucha received bachelor’s and master’s...

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Robert E. Pruyne *58

Robert Pruyne, who spent his entire career with the Boston investment firm of Scudder, Stevens & Clark, died Oct. 8, 2010. He was 76, and had successfully fought...

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Maurice L. H. Pryce *37

Mathematics, July 24, 2003

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Lowell M. Pumphrey '36 *41

Lowell died May 18, 2007, in Pensacola, Fla. He was 92. At Princeton he earned a bachelor’s and doctorate in economics and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. During...

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Patrick A. Putignano *81

Woodrow Wilson School, Sept. 13, 2003

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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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Borden R. Putnam '43 *44

Borden died Feb. 5, 1996, at his home in Franklin Lakes, N.J. He was 73. His death resulted from Parkinson's disease complications and recent surgery.A native of...

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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 S. Queener *66

Robert Queener, who had been a foreign service officer with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), died March 12, 2013, of complications from...

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Irving N. Rabinowitz *57

Irving N. Rabinowitz died Feb. 16, 2005, at the University Medical Center in Princeton. He was 76.A resident of Princeton for 55 years, Irving earned a Ph.D. in...

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Lt. P. John Col. Rainier *84

Woodrow Wilson School, May 25, 2003

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Ralph A. Ranald *62

Ralph A. Ranald, a professor of English at Hostos Community College of the City University of New York, died Sept. 24, 2006, of a heart attack. He was 75. Ranald...

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Frank Rathauser *37

Biology, April 25, 2005

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George B. Rathmann *51

George Rathmann, Amgen’s first CEO who built it into the world’s largest biotechnical company and was the recipient in 2002 of the James Madison Medal from Princeton,...

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Basil A. Rattray *54

Basil Rattray, retired professor of mathematics at McGill University in Montreal, Canada, died June 20, 2012. He was 84. Born in Quebec, Rattray graduated from McGill...

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Lawrence L. Rauch *49

Lawrence L. Rauch, telemetering pioneer and faculty member at the University of Michigan from 1949 to 1977 who retired as associate chair of the department of electrical...

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John M. Rausch Jr. *49

Chemical Engineering, July 18, 2003

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Richard Gordon Rausch '49 *57

Dick died Feb. 9, 1999, in Freeman Township, Maine, of lung cancer. He was 74. He came to Princeton from Madison [N.J.] H.S. after service in the Army Air force in the...

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Gerhard Rayna *65

Mathematics, June 24, 2003

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Ludwig Rebenfeld *55

Ludwig Rebenfeld, chemist and alumni volunteer, died in Princeton May 26, 2004, after a brief illness.Hailing from the Czech Republic, Ludwig earned a bachelor's in...

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Martin G. Redlich *54

Physics, July 29, 2004

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Robert Rehder *70 '57

The class has lost one of its most outstanding scholars. Robert Rehder died of a heart attack April 6, 2009, in Oxford, England, where he had been living and teaching...

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Donald L. Reid *57

Aeronautical Engineering, Aug. 27, 2006

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Bruce Lloyd Reinhart *56

BRUCE LLOYD REINHART *56, professor of mathematics at the Univ. of Maryland, died of cancer at his home in University Park July 19, 1988. A native of Reading, Penn., he...

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Robert W. Reisacher *48

Robert Reisacher, an architect and retired Army colonel, died March 4, 2010. He was 89. After receiving a bachelor’s degree from Carnegie Institute of Technology in...

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William C. Renwick '37 *40

THE ORIGINATOR OF OUR XIX XXXVII, Bill Renwick died May 2, 1992. Bill was ever cheerful, ever helpful, popular, selfeffacing, an artist, and a prominent industrial...

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George T. Reynolds *43

George T. Reynolds, professor emeritus at Princeton and leading physicist, died of cancer April 19 in Skillman, N.J. He was 87.Reynolds graduated from Rutgers in 1939...

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Frederick Rhodewalt *79

Frederick Rhodewalt, professor of psychology at the University of Utah, died at home Aug. 19, 2011. He was 62. He graduated from Lincoln University in 1975 and earned a...

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Thor N. Rhodin *46

Chemistry, Feb. 17, 2006

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Edwin H. Rian *27

The Reverend Dr. Edwin H. Rian died Aug. 22, 1995. He was 95. He lived in San Diego, Calif.Born in Minneapolis, Minn., he earned his master's in Semitics at Princeton,...

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Rowland Richards Jr. '57 *64

Toby died Jan. 8, 2013. At Princeton, he joined Court Club and majored in civil engineering. After graduating he earned a master’s degree in civil engineering from Cal...

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Laurence B. Richardson Jr. *51

Aeronautical Engineering, Dec. 14, 2005

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Donald Husted Riddle '49 *56

Don died on Oct. 11, 1999, after a long illness. He was 78. At Princeton, he majored in politics and was in the Woodrow Wilson School.After receiving his PhD in...

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William Robbins Ridington '30 *31

BILL DIED Dec. 18, 1990, in a nursing home in Belfast, Me., near the home of his daughter, jean. At Princeton he was active in various student employment ventures, was...

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G. Carman Ridland *39

Geology, Sept. 7, 2004

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George W. Riesz '50 *52

George died Aug. 23, 2008, in Springfield, Va., after long battle with cancer. He showed his dedication to Princeton by heading our class’s Planned Giving program for...

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Robert Carroll Riggelman *89

Molecular Biology, Feb. 17, 2000

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Owen E. Ringwald *49

Chemistry, Jan. 22, 2003

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Winthrop S. Risk *66

Winthrop S. Risk, who received his PhD in physics from Princeton in 1966, died July 11, 2003, a month shy of his 64th birthday.Winthrop, who was Lebanese, led a rich and...

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Dale F. Ritter *64

Dale Ritter, former professor of geology at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, died June 1, 2012, after a long battle with esophageal cancer. He was...

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Edward F. Rivinus '37 *50

Foreign policy expert, Smithsonian senior science editor, and avid hunter, Ted Rivinus died Nov. 3, 1998, in an auto accident. His 44-year marriage to Esther ended in...

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H. Bryce Roberts '44 *50

Bryce died on Oct. 4, 2001, after a year's battle with pulmonary fibrosis.Coming to Princeton from Loomis-Chaffee School, he majored in politics and was active with the...

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Warren Roberts Jr. *50

Politics, Oct. 21, 2000

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David A. Robertson '36 *40

David died July 19, 2004. He was 88.He prepared at the Gilman School. At Princeton, he majored in English, was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, and was a member of Colonial...

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Nat C. Robertson *42

Nat C. Robertson, an officer and director of research for several chemical companies, died peacefully April 24, 2008, at home Princeton. He was 88. After graduating...

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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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Dudley Bell Robinson Jr. '49 *52

"TOM" DIED at home on May 219, 1,992, following a heroic twoyear bout with prostate cancer.He was born in Cleveland on Mar. 15, 1927, and came to Princeton from Andover....

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Landon G. Rockwell *42

Politics, March 5, 2003

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Miles S. Rogers *52

Miles S. Rogers, a retired psychological research scientist, died Aug. 14, 2007, at home in Hesperia, Calif. He was 80. After serving in the Navy during World War II,...

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Virgil M. Rogers *54

Oriental Languages and Literature, Dec. 16, 2005

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Archibald Coleman Rogers '39 *42

When Archie died Dec. 6, 2001, of complications from a stroke, we lost a distinguished classmate who was an outstanding member of the architectural profession, having...

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Alan E. Rogers *68

Alan Rogers, a computer scientist who once headed Mobil Oil’s London Engineering office, died Nov. 20, 2011. He was 81. Born and educated in England, Rogers graduated...

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Arnold A. Rogow *53

Arnold A. Rogow, political scientist and author of psychoanalytic biographies, died Feb. 14, 2006, in Manhattan from complications of a stroke. He was 81. Perhaps best...

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Earl R. Rolph *32

EARL R. ROLPH *32, former chairman of the Dept of Economics at the U.C.Berkeley, died at his home Oct. 25, 1988. Born in Milwaukee, Wisc., he received his baccalaureate...

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Hugo Roomann *57

Hugo Roomann, prominent Cincinnati architect, died June 1, 2006. He was 83. Born in Tallinn, Estonia, in 1923, Rooman escaped the Soviet occupation of Estonia during...

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Arthur Root *47

Economics, Sept. 7, 2004

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Charles W. Rosen '48 *51

Charles died of cancer Dec. 9, 2012, in New York, his hometown. He was 85. Charles was a world-renowned classical pianist, as well as a prolific scholar, author, and...

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James N. Rosenau *57

James Rosenau, the retired University Professor of International Relations at George Washington University, died Sept. 9, 2011, after suffering a stroke. He was...

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Frederic Rosengarten Jr. '38 *40

Fritz Rosengarten died May 9, 1998, after a short illness in Palm Beach, Fla. At Princeton he graduated with honors in modern languages and was a member of Ivy Club and...

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Joshua A. Rosenthal *81

Josh Rosenthal, who earned his MPA at the Woodrow Wilson School, died along with 3,000 others, 12 of whom were Princeton alumni, in the World Trade Center attack on...

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Alan Rosenthal *61

Alan Rosenthal, prominent Rutgers professor of political science from 1966 to 2013 and long-term director of its Eagleton Institute, died of cancer July 10, 2013, in...

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Lawrence J. Ross *57

Lawrence J. Ross, emeritus professor of English at Washington U. in St. Louis, Mo., died Jan. 23, 1996, in Jewish Hospital following a heart attack. He was 69.Born in...

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Bruce B. Ross *71

Bruce Ross, a former deputy director of the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory at Princeton, died Aug. 8, 2012. He was 68. After graduating magna cum laude from...

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Theodore Roszak *58

Theodore Roszak, professor of history emeritus at California State University, East Bay, who is generally credited with applying the term “counterculture” to the...

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Philip M. Roth *66

Chemical Engineering, April 5, 2004

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Charles D. Rounds *41

Charles Rounds, a retired chemical engineer with DuPont Co., died peacefully in the hospital March 7, 2011. He was 92. Rounds received a bachelor’s degree in chemical...

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Andrew Tod Roy *48

Andrew Tod Roy, missionary to China, died of heart disease May 2, 2004, in his home near Pittsburgh, Pa. He was 101.Andrew was inspired to a life of service by his...

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Lester A. Rubenstein *77

Chemistry, Feb. 23, 2004

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David W. Rubin *44

David W. Rubin, devotee of pianists and pianos, died May 6, 2003, in Manhattan at age 83. The cause was lung cancer.A New Jersey native, David attended Rutgers and came...

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John Krom Rudd '38 *39

John K. Rudd died Jan. 23, 2010, at his home in Lakeville, Conn. John prepared for Princeton at Asheville School in Asheville, N.C. At Princeton he majored in...

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John H. Rudolph '50 *53

John died of cancer Sept. 6, 2003, on Bainbridge Island, Wash.Following high school, John served two years in the Navy. Though a member of '50, he received his...

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William L. Ruigh '27 *32

DR. WILLIAM RUIGH DIED Mar. 20, 1994, the Princeton Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center, after a long illness. Born in Tokyo of missionary parents, Bill prepared...

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John Raymond Russell '49 *66

John died Nov. 6, 2006, after a long illness. He was 78, He prepared for Princeton at West End High School in Nashville, Tenn. He initially majored in...

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Loris S. Russell *30

Mayflower descendant Loris Shano Russell, distinguished geologist, paleobiologist, museum curator, and scientific author died July 6, 1998. He was 95. He was residing in...

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Anthony J. Russo *63

Anthony J. Russo, who, with Daniel Ellsberg, leaked the Pentagon Papers to the press 1971, died Aug. 6, 2008. He was 71. At Princeton, Russo earned master’s degrees...

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William Pomeroy Ryan '49 *58

Roy Ryan died Aug. 19, 1995. He was 67. He prepared for Princeton at Princeton H.S., where he was active in tennis, student government, and Glee Club. At Princeton he...

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Norman B. Ryder *51

Norman Ryder, the eminent demographer and Princeton professor emeritus of sociology, died June 30, 2010, after a fall. He was 86. Born in Canada, Ryder graduated from...

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David John Sachs *53

DAVID JOHN SACHS *53, retired professor of philosophy at Johns Hopkins Univ., succumbed to cancer Nov. 23, 1992, at the age of 71. He was distinguished among his peers...

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Nadav Safran *55

Nadav Safran was 77 when he died of cancer July 5, 2003, in State College, Pa.An expert in Middle Eastern politics, Safran had the unique perspective of a Jew born in...

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Carl N. Saldin *52

Material Sciences Engineering/Aeronautical Engineering, Dec. 11, 2002.

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Eugene J. Saletan *60

Eugene Saletan, a retired professor of physics emeritus at Northeastern University, died July 3, 2012, of non-Hodgkins lymphoma. He was 87. During World War II,...

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Stephen A. Salmore *72

Politics, Sept. 25, 2005

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Ebrahim A. Saloojee *72

Ebrahim A. Saloojee, a prominent figure in the anti-apartheid struggle in South Africa, died of Alzheimer’s disease Feb. 1, 2009. He was 73. Saloojee was a Parvin Fellow...

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Arnold W. Sametz *51

Arnold W. Sametz, professor of economics and finance emeritus at New York University, died March 19, 2009. Sametz graduated from Brooklyn College in 1940, and...

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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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Edward W. Samson *32

EDWARD W. SAMSON *32, physicist, inventor, philosopher, man of faith, and amateur musician, died on July 14,1989, in Cambridge, Mass. He was 85. Born in Winnipeg, he...

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Edmund W. Samuel *60

Biology, Aug. 29, 2002

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Pierre Samuel *47

Pierre Samuel, professor of mathematics emeritus at the University of Paris-South, died Aug. 23, 2009, at the age of 87. Samuel published his first math paper in 1942,...

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Hans K. Sander *55

Hans K. Sander died Feb. 2, 2004, in Princeton. He was 79.Born in Berlin, Sander emigrated to the US in 1937. He attended Columbia and earned an MFA at Princeton's...

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Seppo O. Sari *71

Physics, July 11, 2003.

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Rolf E. Sartorius *65

Rolf Sartorius, professor emeritus of philosophy at the University of Minnesota, died Jan. 15, 2014, at the age of 74. Sartorius graduated from Penn with a B.A. in...

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David Mckeon Saunders *52

David McKeon Saunders, a Naval officer, businessman and avid yachtsman, died in Annapolis June 16, 2004, from complications of a stroke. He was 83.Born and raised in...

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Rodney J. Sawatsky *77

Religion, Nov. 27, 2004.

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Louis John Sayegh Jr. *59

Chemistry, June 11, 2000

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Sinclaire M. Scala *57

Sinclaire Scala, an aerospace engineer who had worked in the early space program, died Feb. 19, 2011, after a brief illness. He was 81. Scala received a bachelor’s...

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Daniel Reid Scally '53 *55

Dan, who was ranked No. 1 in his group of electrical engineers and went on to receive a master’s degree in engineering at Princeton’s Graduate School before joining TRW...

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Remsen Eyk Ten Schenck '34 *35

REM SCHENCK passed away Mar. 1, 1992, after a long illness. He roomed with Ernie May at the Grad College for one year and then worked at Merck Research for two years. He...

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Jonathan T. Schmidt *01

Jonathan Schmidt, a promising young attorney with an extensive record of community service, died Feb. 25, 2010, of prostate cancer. He was 36. Schmidt graduated from...

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Henry Schneider III '37 *48

German language expert and lay preacher, Dutch Schneider died May 1, 1998, after a battle with lymphatic leukemia. He was buried in his reunion jacket. He left his wife...

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Michael R. Schneps *71

East Asian Studies, Dec. 24, 2005

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John David Schopp *54

JOHN DAVID SCHOPP 54, professor of astronomy at San Diego State Univ., died Nov. 9, 1988, at KaiserPermanente Hospital. He had sustained a severe heart attack and had...

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Oded Schramm *90

Oded Schramm, a brilliant theoretical mathematician and avid hiker, fell to his death Sept. 1, 2008, while solo climbing Guye Peak Washington State. He was 46. Born...

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John Mchenry Schuler '49 *52

JOHN SCHULER passed away at his home in Issaquah, Wash., June 23, 1990, a victim of heart disease.John was born may 5, 1928 in Teheran, Iran, the son of a foreign...

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Norman L. Schultz *34

Mathematics, Nov. 1, 1992

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James Ross Schuyler '44 *48

Doc, a longtime resident of Ewing, N.J., died June 2, 2003, in Riverside, Calif., his home for the past 10 years.A graduate of Mercersburg Academy, he first roomed with...

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Bert D. Schwartz *48

Bert Schwartz, who was a prime factor in creating the first professional school of psychology in New Jersey, died after a long illness July 9, 2009. He was...

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William L.K. Schwarz *55

History, July 22, 2006

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Herbert Van Doane Sciver '38 *39

Herb died Aug. 31, 2001, at Bryn Mawr Terrace nursing home outside Philadelphia. He prepared at Trenton [N.J.] H.S. At Princeton he majored in electrical engineering,...

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Walter B. Scott Jr. *36

WALTER B. SCOTT JR., a professor at Northwestern Univ., Evanston, Ill., died on Mar. 13, 1980, He earned his bachelor's degree from Lafayette College, Easton, Penn., in...

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Robin J. Scroggs *62

Religion, April 25, 2005

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John N. Seaman *36

Woodrow Wilson School, Sept. 9, 2002.

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Leonard Searle *56

Leonard Searle, an astronomer and retired director of the Carnegie Observatories of the Carnegie Institution, died July 2, 2010. He was 79. Searle was...

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George L. Seay *73

George L. Seay, who had the longest tenure of any staff member of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, D.C., died May 12, 2009. He was...

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Edward Seckel '43 *48

A professor of aeronautical engineering at Princeton for 25 years before he retired in 1977, Ed died Sept. 28, 2009, at the University Medical Center at Princeton. He...

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Alfred Richard Seebass III '58 *61

Dick died Nov. 14, 2000, in Boulder, Colo., after a short illness resulting from complications related to pneumonia. He came to Princeton from Colorado, earned his BSE...

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Stanley J. Seeger Jr. '52 *56

Stanley died June 24, 2011, at his home in London. Born in Milwaukee, he majored in music, was awarded the Alfred Noyes Prize in Poetry, and was active with the Chapel...

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William J. Seegers *71

Linguistics, May 27, 2004

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Sol A. Segal *36

Economics, Dec. 11, 2003

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Richard L. Seggel '36 *38

Dick died May 18, 2005. He was 91.He prepared at the Peddie School. At Princeton he received a bachelor's in history and a master's in political science. After...

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Aubrey R. Seiler *52

Aeronautical Engineering, May 22, 2003

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Frederick Seitz *34

Frederick Seitz, a distinguished physicist and president emeritus of Rockefeller University, died March 2, 2008. He was 96. Seitz received a bachelor’s...

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John A. Sekora *72

English, Feb. 2, 1997

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H. Jerome Shafer *48

Aeronautical Engineering, Nov. 15, 1999

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C. Boyd Shaffer *41

Charles Shaffer, the retired director of toxicology at American Cyanamid Corp., died Oct. 4, 2011. He was 94. Shaffer graduated in 1938 from Lebanon Valley College, and...

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Charles Edward Shain '36 *49

Charlie died Apr. 13, 2003; he was 87.At Princeton he majored in English, was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, and was a member of Elm Club. Besides his BA, he received...

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Thomas J.B. Shanley *51

Nuclear Science, Jan. 10, 2004

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J. Lyndon Shanley '32 *37

The class lost another eminent professor when Lyn Shanley died Oct. 22, 1996, at the Wagner Health Center in Evanston, Ill., after a long illness.Having received both...

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Ezra B. Sharp '49 *51

Ezra Sharp died Oct. 27, 2011. Ezra was born April 22, 1928, in Philadelphia and came to Princeton from Moorestown High School. Several of his relatives were...

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Fadlou A. Shehadi *59

Fadlou Shehadi, Rutgers professor of philosophy emeritus and a professional singer, died at home in Princeton Feb. 29, 2012, from congestive heart failure. He was...

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George Woodthorp Shepherd Jr. '39 *40

George died suddenly Jan. 30, 2007, at a hospital near his home in Fair Lawn, N.J. After graduating with a bachelor’s in mechanical engineering, George...

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Lawrence A. Shepp *61

Lawrence Shepp, the Patrick T. Harker Professor in the Statistics Department at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, died April 23, 2013, after a fall. He...

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Edwin R. Sherman, Jr. *53

Woodrow Wilson School, Feb. 26, 2005

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Christopher Sherman *55

Physics, May 20, 2004

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Rubby Sherr *38

Rubby Sherr, professor emeritus of physics at Princeton, died July 8, 2013. He was 99. Sherr graduated from NYU in 1934, and earned a Ph.D. in physics from Princeton...

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Benjamin Shimberg *47

Benjamin Shimberg died Sept. 24, 2003, in Trenton, N.J. He was 85.Born in Rochester, N.Y., Shimberg graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from the U. of Rochester...

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Thomas Richard Shoaff *34

Thomas Richard Shoaff, a Fort Wayne, Ind., architect, died May 13, 2005. He was 96.Well before the age of motorized travel, Shoaff was born in a horse-drawn carriage en...

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Erle I. Shobert II *39

Physics, May 31, 2001

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Eugene M. Shoemaker *60

Eugene Merle Shoemaker of Flagstaff, Ariz., distinguished astronomer and comet specialist, died July 18, 1987, in an automobile accident near Alice Springs, Australia....

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Joel R. Shook *73

Philosophy, Dec. 22, 1997

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William H. Short '46 *52

BILL DIED Feb. 20, 1991, of cancer at Princeton Medical Center. He joined us that memorable summer of 1942 before entering the Army and returned to receive his A.B....

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Charles Samuel Shoup *29

Sam died Feb. 26, 2002, in Carmel, Ind. He was 96. He graduated from Central Methodist College in Fayette, Mo., and from Princeton with degrees in biology. He taught at...

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Dewitt Van C. Siclen '40 *51

Dewitt died Sept.25, 2001, in Houston, where he had been a resident for nearly 50 years.He prepared at Flushing HS in New York, following his relative, Robert Ditman Van...

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Clifton Siegelin '32 *34

Cliff Siegelin died Aug. 4, 1996, at Glenside Nursing Home in New Providence, N.J., after a long illness.After attending graduate school at Princeton as a student and...

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Martin L. Silverstein *65

Martin Silverstein, a mathematics professor at Washington University St. Louis, was struck by a car while on foot. He died Jan. 15, 2004, at age 64.Martin was known...

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Tom Simkin *66

Tom Simkin, a geologist emeritus who had risen to senior curator at the Natural History Museum of the Smithsonian Institution, died June 10, 2009, of esophageal cancer....

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John J. Simonetti III *81

John Simonetti, an expert in materials science, died Dec. 24, 2009, at home. He was 60. Simonetti received a bachelor’s degree in chemistry in 1972 from Rutgers...

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Harold L. Simpson *57

Modern Languages and Literature, March 11, 2004

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William H. Sippel Jr. *50

William H. Sippel, a prominent Pittsburgh architect, who with his firm greatly changed the face of that city, died Feb. 12, 2007, of a bone marrow blood disease. He was...

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Gerald D. Sjaastad *63

Gerald Sjaastad, a retired Air Force colonel who later practiced law, died Dec. 8, 2009, at the age of 79. Sjaastad graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1952, and...

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Dorr C. Skeels *36

Geology, March 25, 1999

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Albert Melvin Skellett *33

ALBERT MELVIN SKELLETT, astrophysicist and teacher' died at the age of 90, on Aug. 12, 1991, in Sarasota, Fla. Dr. Skellett was born in St. Louis and earned a bachelor's...

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Walter Rumsey Skinner Jr. '40 *41

After a prolonged period of suffering from diabetes complications, Rum died on Jan. 23, 2002. Preparing at St. Louis Country Day School, he followed his cousins E....

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ALEC Skolnick *39

Alec Skolnick, well-known psychiatrist in the SF Bay area, died Jan. 6, 2004, at his San Mateo home. He was 89.Son of Latvian immigrants, Skolnick earned his...

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Philip D. Slater *38

Philip D. Slater died July 26, 1995, at Nyack Hospital in Nyack N.Y. He was 79. At the time of his death he was undergoing rehabilitation for a stroke he had suffered...

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Leonard S. Slaughter Jr. *70

Woodrow Wilson School, Sept. 20, 2004

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Francis H. Sleeper *52

Francis H. Sleeper, an old-fashioned, respected, and hardworking business reporter, died Sept. 8, 2006, in Portland, Maine, after a long struggle with prostate cancer....

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Janusz Sleszynski *54

Woodrow Wilson School, March 1985

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Joseph Curtis Sloane '31 *49

Joe Sloane, our class's winsome pedagogical champion, died Apr. 9, 1998, in Chapel Hill, N.C. He was 89, long retired, but still bearing the titles of Alumni...

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Ralph J. Slutz *46

Physics, Nov. 16, 2005

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Richard E. Smalley *74

Nobel Prize-winning chemist Richard Errett Smalley died of leukemia Oct. 28, 2005, in Houston. He was 62.Born in Akron, Ohio, Smalley shared his mother's love of science...

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Robert F. Smith Jr. *55

Philosophy, April 4, 2004

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Elgene A. Smith *37

Chemistry, April 5, 2005

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Wilfred Cantwell Smith *48

Oriental Languages & Literature, Feb. 7, 2000

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Craig Gary Smith '58 *63

Craig died on Mar. 18, 2000, of emphysema. He came to Princeton from Oak Park, Ill. As an undergraduate, Craig's interests included swimming, WPRB, and the Princeton...

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James Ward Smith '38 *42

James Ward Smith '38 *42 died from emphysema on September 26, at the Medical Center at Princeton. He was 82.A political philosopher known for dramatic lectures, Smith...

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G. Kidder E. Smith '35 *38

Few men attain the stature in their elected fields that was reached by the classmate known affectionately as Geks. A graduate of Princeton's School of Architecture (MFA...

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Andrew Augustus Smith '33 *34

Andy died of leukemia Jan. 16, 1997, at his home in Stonegates in Greenville, Del. He was well aware of his condition; shortly before he died, he met with a group of...

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Lester Wickham Smith '30 *33

LES SMITH died July 24, 1993, at the Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H., after a long illness. He had a long and distinguished career as an architect,...

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Wesley R. Smith *57

Wesley Smith, a professor of physics at Lehigh University for 43 years, died Jan. 2, 2010, at the age of 81. Smith received bachelor’s and master’s degrees in physics...

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James Boyd Smith '45 *47

On Jan. 21, 2012, the class suddenly and unexpectedly lost its peerless Vice President for Everything, J.B., the victim of an accidental fall. J.B. entered Princeton...

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Lacey B. Smith *51

Lacey Smith, the prominent professor of history emeritus at Northwestern, died Sept. 8, 2013, at age 90. The son of Baldwin Smith, chair of Princeton’s art and...

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Craig Hugh Smyth '38 *56

Craig died of a heart attack Dec. 22, 2006, in Cresskill, N.J. He attended Hotchkiss School and majored in classics at Princeton, where he was elected to Phi Beta...

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Ernst Snapper *41

Ernst Snapper, the Benjamin Pierce Cheney Professor of Mathematics emeritus at Dartmouth College, died Feb. 5, 2011. He was 97. Born in the Netherlands, Snapper came to...

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George Abraham Snow *50

Physics, June 24, 2000

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Gerald Alan Soffen *60

Biology, Nov. 22, 2000

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Donald M. Solitar *55

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

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P. Bent Sondergaard *55

Woodrow Wilson School, Sep. 19, 2006

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Richard T. Sonnergren *80

Woodrow Wilson School, Feb. 9, 2005

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Mark R.V. Southern *97

Germanic Languages, March 15, 2006

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M. Kimberly Sparks '52 *63

M. Kimberly Sparks died Oct. 30, 2006, in Cornwall, Vt. Kim left Princeton in 1951 to join the Air Force. He married his childhood sweetheart, Suzann Spayde, and...

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Janet G. Speck *82

Janet Speck, a career U.S. Foreign Service officer, died of breast cancer Oct. 29, 2011, at the age of 58. Speck received a bachelor’s degree in history from Chicago in...

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Peter C. Speers Jr. '44 *49

Peter died Feb. 8, 2010, in Austin, Texas, where he had lived since his retirement in 1981. Born and raised in India by missionary parents, he spent much of his life...

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Daniel Sperber *61

Daniel Sperber, a retired professor of physics at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, died Aug. 15, 2009, at the age of 79. Born in Vienna, Austria, Sperber immigrated to...

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George C. Sponsler III '49 *52

George died Aug. 18, 2008, from the effects of Parkinson’s disease. He was 80. George prepared for Princeton at Calvin Coolidge High School in Washington, D.C. At...

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John Murry Springfield *54

JOHN MURRY SPRINGFIELD *54, principal of Memphis Univ. School and faculty member of that institution for 31 years, died Aug. 8, 1989, at Baptist Hospital East in...

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Edward Macgregor Stack '41 *50

Ned died at home in his sleep Dec. 22, 2004.He prepared at Ponce de Leon School in Florida and Utica Academy. At Princeton he majored in modern languages, won the Alden...

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John R. Stallings Jr. *59

John R. Stallings Jr., professor of mathematics emeritus who taught at the University of California, Berkeley, for 38 years, died of prostate cancer Nov. 24, 2008. He...

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Edward L. Stanley '40 *47

It seems such a short while ago that Ed was anticipating another productive sugaring season from his Pennsylvania maple trees and another vigorous hike in the mountains...

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Joseph M. Starita *70

Joseph Starita, a chemical engineer who led corporations in engineering and manufacturing, died Nov. 17, 2009, of brain cancer. He was 65. Starita received a bachelor’s...

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John M. Steadman III *49

John Steadman, an accomplished author and educator, died peacefully March 4, 2012, at the age of 93. After receiving bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Emory in...

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Richard O. Steele *49

Richard Steele, a chemist who had been executive vice president of Celanese International, died Aug. 15, 2011. He was 89. Steele graduated in 1942 from the University of...

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Philip McL. Stehle *44

Philip Stehle, professor of physics emeritus at the University of Pittsburgh, died of pneumonia April 29, 2013. He was 94. Stehle earned a bachelor’s degree from...

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Michael Steinberg '49 *51

Michael, who helped frame the listening experience of countless music lovers, died July 26, 2009, from complications related to cancer. He served as The Boston...

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Edgar R. Stephens *51

EDGAR R. STEPHENS *51, professor emeritus of chemistry at U.C.Riverside and environmental scientist, died Aug. 19, 1990, at the City of Hope, Duarte, Calif., of...

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Kennard F. Stephenson Jr. '51 *55

Ken was born July 6, 1926, in Albany, N.Y., the son of Mary Flugel and Kennard F. Stephenson 1912. Ken attended Milne High School in Albany. He was a sergeant in the...

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Joel H. Sterns *58

Joel Sterns, a New Jersey attorney who had been a prime mover in bringing casino gambling to Atlantic City, died Feb. 21, 2011, after heart surgery. He was 76....

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Edward A. Stettner *68

Edward Stettner, the Ralph Emerson and Alice Freeman Palmer Professor of Political Science emeritus at Wellesley College, died at home, March 10, 2013. He was...

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Henry Carrington Stevens II '41 *47

Steve died at home in West Chester, Pa., on May 9, 2002. Son of John M. Stevens '17, and great-great-grandson of Henry Carrington 1814, he prepared at the Haverford...

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Charles Henry Stevens '31 *32

Charles was born Aug. 15, 1910, in Jersey City, N.J., and died Mar. 6, 1985, in Ossining, N.Y. He was single, an only child, and had very few (if any) close relatives.He...

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John Keith Stewart *53

Keith Stewart, professor of English emeritus at the University of Cincinnati, died April 3, 2013. He was 91. He earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Stanford in...

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Lloyd Edward Stiffler Jr. *55

Lloyd E. Stiffler Jr. of Magnolia Springs, Ala., consulting civil engineer, died July 19, 1998. He was 64.We have no details of his early life. In 1955 he earned an MS...

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J. Gordon Stipe *45

J. GORDON STIPE Jr., aged 74, a professor of geophysics, died Mar. 17, 1988, after a long and courageous battle with cancer, lie was born in oxford, Ga., Jan. 1, 1914....

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Craig Thompson Stockdale *34

Economics, July 3, 2000

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Jack L. Stone '49 *53

Jack died Oct. 28, 2003, of complications from a stroke he suffered seven years ago. He was 76.Jack served in the Navy during WWII. At Princeton he majored in electrical...

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Arthur Harold Stone *41

Mathematics, Aug. 6, 2000

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George G. Stoner *39

George G. Stoner, highly versatile retired polymer chemist, poet, and churchman, died Feb. 1, 1995, in Suffern, N.Y. He was 83. Born in Wilkinsburg, Penn., he graduated...

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Gilmore Stott *51

Gilmore Stott, retired educator and mentor to generations of Swarthmore students, died of a heart attack May 4, 2005. He was 91.Born in Indiana, Stott earned his...

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Maurice J. Stoughton *47

Electrical Engineering, Mar. 14, 2006

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John R. Strassburger *76

John Strassburger, president emeritus of Ursinus College who retired June 30 after 15 years as president, died Sept. 22, 2010, after a long battle with cancer. He was...

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James Clark Streett Jr. '36 *39

JIM DIED on June 28, 1989, in Ft. Worth, Tex., where he had lived for 48 years. He was born on Aug. 13, 1913, in St. Louis, Mo., and prepared at the John Burroughs...

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Linda S. Strohmier *86

Religion, March 13, 2003

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Roy A. Stuart *56

Roy Stuart, a longtime geologist with Chevron Canada, died peacefully Sept. 14, 2013. He was 86. Stuart earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of British...

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Richard A. Stubbing *68

Richard Anthony Stubbing died Nov. 11, 2004, in Durham, N.C. He was 74.Author of The Defense Game and public commentator on national defense and security, Richard...

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Philemon Fowler Sturges III '52 *55

Phil died in Boston May 24, 2005, of a lung infection.Born in Bend, Ore., Phil graduated from the Lennox School and attended Trinity College in Hartford before entering...

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Robert Henry Super '35 *41

Dr. Bob Super, professor emeritus of English at the U. of Michigan, died of a massive stroke Mar. 29, 1996. Born in Wilkes Barre and rooming for four years with George...

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Alexander Surko Jr. '51 *55

Alex was born Oct. 3, 1928, to Alexander and Helen Knauer Surko in New York. A graduate of Newton High School, he was active in the camera and Catholic clubs at...

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Robert Benjamin Sutton *36

Mathematics, July 15, 2000

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Roger Beatty Sutton *43

Physics, June 6, 2000

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Francis X. Sutton *40

Francis Sutton, social scientist and longtime official of the Ford Foundation, died Dec. 18, 2012. He was 95. Sutton graduated from Temple in 1938, and earned a...

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Erik W. Svenningsen *59

Woodrow Wilson School, Oct. 12, 2006

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George E. Sweazey *30

GEORGE E. SWEAZEY, retired Patton Professor of Homiletics at Princeton Theological Seminary, died Jan. 23, 1992, at age 86. A native of Salt Lake City, he graduated from...

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Waldo Earle Sweet *43

WALDO EARLE SWEET, professor of Latin, emeritus, at the Univ. of Michigan, died Sept. 15, 1992, at the age of 89, after an extended illness. The son of faculty member...

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George K. Sweetnam *96

George K. Sweetnam, PhD in the history of science, lecturer in the history of science at Princeton, died on Sept. 5, 1997, at his home in Manchester, Conn. He had...

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Charles E. Swing *39

Mechanical Engineering, April 26, 2006

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Jivan Tabibian *62

Jivan Tabibian, a retired ambassador of the Republic of Armenia to four European countries, died July 31, 2009. He was 71. Tabibian was born in Lebanon of Armenian...

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Peter K. Takayama *64

Sociology and Anthropology, April 19, 2005

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Charles Tanford *47

Charles Tanford, a pre-eminent protein chemist of his time, died Oct. 1, 2009, in England. He was 87. Tanford earned a bachelor’s degree from NYU in 1943, worked on...

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James Gardner Tarabell '43 *48

Jim Tarabell, a 45-year Princeton resident before he settled in Pennington, N.J., in 1995, died of lung disease Feb. 1, 2007, at University Medical Center in Princeton....

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George Bishop Tatum '40 *50

George Bishop Tatum, recognized as a distinguished scholar of American architecture and landscape architecture, died Oct. 6, 2008, in Danville, Calif. George...

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Kenneth C. Taylor *73

History, Nov. 29, 1999

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John Adams Francis Taylor '36 *40

John died Apr. 15, 1996, in Okemos, Mich. He was 80.He entered Princeton at the age of 16, majored in philosophy, and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. When he was 23 in...

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Robert Samuel Taylor '46 *49

Architect and professor of architecture Bob Taylor died Dec. 8, 1999, after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease, in Oakmont care center, near his Pittsburgh home.His...

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Theodor Teichmann *49

Physics, Oct. 12, 2005

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Richard W. Telsch *71

RICHARD W. TELSCH, age 38, an expert in the application of electrical engineering principles to air traffic control, died July 4, 1986, at Fairfax Hospital in Falls...

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Charles Theodore Tench *32

CHARLES TENCH, retired army colonel and Princeton civil engineer, died July 24, 1989. We regret the delay in publication of this tribute to a distinguished American.Born...

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Henry L. Terrie Jr. *55

Henry L. Terrie Jr., emeritus professor of English at Dartmouth College, died Nov. 1, 2006, in Charleston, S.C. He was 85. A graduate of Andover and Yale, he earned a...

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Mixalis Panayiotis Terzis '74

Mixalis died suddenly July 29, 2009, of a heart attack. Mixalis was born in Mytilini on the Greek island of Lesbos and came to the United States on a scholarship for...

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P. Emery Thomas *55

Mathematics, June 13, 2005

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Isaac Thomas *55

Music Nov. 26, 2000

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H. Lloyd Thomas Jr. '32 *33

Lloyd Thomas died at Holy Redeemer Hospital, Mar. 24, 1997, in Southampton, Pa., where he had lived and worked for most of his life. After college he went into the real...

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John S. Thompson '27 *28

John S. Thompson died Nov. 30, 1996, at Waverley Heights Retirement Center in Gladwyne, Pa.Tommy came to us from South Side H.S. After graduating with a BS in...

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Craig R. Thompson *37

Craig R. Thompson, retired Felix E. Shelling Professor of English Literature at the U. of Pennsylvania, died Oct. 4, 1996. He was 85.Born in Carlisle, Pa., he earned his...

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Edward P. Thomson *90

Edward Thomson, a former tenured professor of philosophy at John Carroll University in Cleveland, died peacefully Oct. 10, 2013. He was 55. Born in Scotland, Thomson...

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Gerrish Thurber '28 *29

We report sadly that Gerrish died Sept. 6, 2000. For some years, he and his wife, Mary Catherine, resided at the Meadow Lakes retirement community in Hightstown, N.J....

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Lester Tibbals Jr. *50

Lester Tibbals, who taught history at Princeton Day School for 34 years, died June 29, 2013. He was 97. Tibbals graduated from Trinity College in Hartford, Conn. in...

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Arthur T. Tienken '44 *50

Art died from cancer May 7, 2006, at home in Arlington, Va. "He lived as best he could to the very end," wrote his wife, Jean. "He played golf on Saturday, and...

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Lindley Welsh Tiers '34 *35

Lin Tiers, a nationally ranked tennis player in the late 1930s and a former executive in the overseas division of Citibank, died July 29, 1998, a few days before his...

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Paul Herman Till Jr. '51 *55

Paul died of a massive heart attack June 21, 2002, at home in Leawood, Kan. Born Aug. 24, 1929, in St. Louis, he came to Princeton from Cleveland HS and was a chemistry...

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Paul M. Titus *33

Paul M. Titus, dedicated educator, died Apr. 19, 1998, at his home in Gambier, Ohio, after a protracted illness. He was 93. He graduated from Oberlin College and was...

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David B. Todd *52

David Todd, an internationally recognized chemical engineer, died Feb. 1, 2012, at his home in West Windsor, N.J. He was 86. Todd was in the Navy in World War II,...

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Jiro Tokuyama *58

Woodrow Wilson School, October 14, 2000

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John S. Toll *52

John Toll, a physicist who presided over two major research universities, died of respiratory failure July 15, 2011. He was 87. Toll graduated from Yale in 1944 and...

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James Haviland Tompkins '45 *47

Tommy Tompkins died Oct. 19, 1995, at Morristown [N.J.] Memorial Hospital. Tommy, who was born in South Orange, N.J., entered Princeton from Montclair Academy, played...

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Jess Ranson Totten *62

Jess Ranson Totten died May 12, 2004. He was 76.Born in Sherman, Texas, Jess attended the Virginia Military Institute, the Air Force Institute of Technology and...

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Gilbert Post Von Totten '46 *48

Gil died Mar. 8, 2002, of leukemia in East Tennessee, where he lived for 20 years on a horse ranch in a home that he and his wife, Eileen, had built.A Choate School...

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Clark Baldwin Tower '35 *36

Clark Tower, known to us as "Gabe" in his campus days, died on Oct. 23, 1997, following a short illness. He was 85. He and Sarah were inveterate reuners and devoted...

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Augustus Robert Towers Jr. '45 *52

Professor Bob Towers died May 2, 1995, at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, of pancreatic cancer.Bob entered Princeton from St. Christopher's in Richmond and was a...

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Huan T. Tran *02

Huan Tran, a research physicist, died Dec. 12, 2009, while sleeping. He was 35. Born in Vietnam, he was brought to the United States when he was 7 months old. Tran...

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Nelson L. Treece *73

This is a corrected version of a Memorial published in the Oct. 26, 2011, issue. Nelson Treece, for whom educating the deaf became a main focus of his career, died...

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Frederick Lum Trowbridge '35 *44

Fred Trowbridge died on Apr. 20, 1989, in Klamath Falls, Oreg., to which he had moved in 1985 to be nearer his family. For more than ten years, Fred struggled with...

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Patricia M. Troxel *86

Patricia Troxel, associate professor of English emeritus at California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo and a noted theater director, died April 21,...

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Michael A. True *77

Astrophysical Sciences, Oct. 16, 2006

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Clifford Ambrose Truesdell *44

Mathematics, Jan 14, 2000

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Thomas D. Truitt *59

Thomas D. Truitt, an engineer and software entrepreneur, died Feb. 7, 2009, at home. He was 79. Truitt attended Swarthmore College, earned a bachelor’s degree at Texas...

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Kin Yuan Hsueh Tsu '54 *61

Kin Tsu died peacefully Jan. 11, 2005, at his home in Mountain Lakes, N.J.Born in Peking, China, he prepared for Princeton at St. Paul's School. At Princeton, he majored...

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Charles S. Tuesday *55

Charles S. Tuesday, who spent his entire career at General Motors Research Laboratories, died June 18, 2008. He was 80. After serving in the Army from 1946 to 1948,...

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John Wilder Tukey *39

Mathematics, July 26, 2000

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William Turnbull Jr. '56 *59

William " 'Bull" Turnbull Jr. died June 26, 1997, after long bout with cancer. Always witty, wry, self deprecating, and debonair, 'Bull, the son and great-grandson of...

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Burnett Coburn Turner '25 *26

Sandy Turner was born in Los Angeles on Dec. 3, 1902. After Los Angeles H.S. and a year at the U. of Southern California, he transferred to us in Sept. 1921.He won the...

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Gordon B. Turner '37 *50

Gordon B. Turner died May 13, 1996. He was 81. Born in NYC, he settled in Princeton in 1946 where he resumed his undergraduate studies after a 12-year hiatus spent in...

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Henry A. Turner Jr. *60

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

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A. Richard Turner '55 *59

Dick Turner was born July 28, 1932, in New Bedford, Mass., died Sept. 9, 2011, in Cape May, N.J., of lymphoma. A Fulbright scholar who also earned a Ph.D. in art...

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John R. Tusson *47

John R. Tusson was found dead in his home, in the Belle Chasse section of New Orleans, La., June 30, 1995. He was 74. He had been stabbed to death. To our knowledge no...

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Arthur Norman Tuttle Jr. *56

Arthur Norman Tuttle Jr., an architect and engineer, died Feb. 11, 2004, at his home in Norman, Okla. He was 73.Arthur earned a master's in architecture from Princeton...

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Carrington Cabell Tutwiler Jr. '31 *34

Tut died July 27, 2001, in Lexington, Va. He attended Chestnut Hill Academy in Philadelphia and Episcopal High in Richmond.At Princeton he was a member of Whig and of...

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Oscar L. Updike '25 *26

Oscar Updike was born in Princeton and attended Princeton H.S. He graduated from Princeton as a civil engineer and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He was a member of...

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Stephen Valentine III '47 *49

Note: The following memorial is corrected version of the one published in the Dec. 8, 2010, issue. “Pete” received his bachelor’s degree in 1947 and went on to earn...

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Robert Whitsett van de Velde '33 *54

Bob van de Velde died Sept. 17,1996 in Cornwall, Vt. He was 84.Bob was born in Geneva, Switzerland, and grew up in Madison, N.J. He came to Princeton from Madison H.S.In...

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Franklyn B. Van Houten *41

Franklyn Van Houten, Princeton professor emeritus of geological and geophysical sciences, died Aug. 27, 2010. He was 96. Van Houten received a bachelor’s...

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John S. Vanderoef *68

John Vanderoef, professor of political science emeritus at Florida State University (FSU), died March 23, 2013, at the age of 83. Vanderoef graduated from FSU with a...

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IRWIN E. VAS *55

Irwin E. Vas, who was born in Bombay in 1931, came to the U.S. in 1947, and later worked in aeronautical engineering for over 50 years, died Nov. 11, 2007. He was...

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Nallamotu C. J. Vasantkumar *78

Sociology, Jan. 28, 2000

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Abraham S. Venable *69

Abraham Venable, retired executive director of urban affairs for General Motors, died Feb. 21, 2013. He was 82. Venable graduated from Howard University with...

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Helen P. Vermeychuk *71

Helen P. Vermeychuk, who met her husband while dining in Procter Hall in the Old Graduate College and later taught literature at the Sanford School in Delaware for more...

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Michael R. Verter *76

Michael Verter, retired vice president of an electronic components firm, died from a stroke Sept. 18, 2011. He was 62. Verter received a bachelor’s degree in...

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Darwin L. Vexler *35

Biology, Dec. 13, 2003

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Janet A. Viggiani *80

Janet A. Viggiani, remembered for her academic and legal counseling, died Nov. 8, 2002, after a decade-long struggle against breast cancer. She was 48.A graduate of...

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Alan H. Vrooman '34 *40

Alan Vrooman died April 21, 2012, at RiverWoods in Exeter, N.H., after a period of declining health. He was 98. After receiving his Ph.D. from Princeton in 1940, Alan...

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Robert E. Wagner *55

Robert Wagner, professor emeritus of chemical engineering at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), died June 15, 2013. He was 92. During World War II, Wagner enlisted...

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Robert E. Waite '28 *29

Born July 4, 1907, in Elizabeth, N.J., Bob was a man with a passion for learning. He was valedictorian of his high school class at age 15, and continued his pursuit of...

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Hallam Walker '43 *52

Hallam “Hocky” Walker of Davidson, N.C., died Jan. 12, 2012, from Parkinson’s disease. Born May 23, 1921, in Newark, N.J., he graduated from Columbia High School in his...

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Richard O. Walker Jr. '46 *48

Dixie Walker was lifelong student, teacher, athlete, and friend. He came to us in 1942 as letterman in four high school sports as well as an All-Ohio football star,...

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George V. Walsh *52

George V. Walsh died on Nov. 8, 2001, at his home in Salisbury, Md., after a long illness. He earned his AB in philosophy from Williams, his MA from Brown, and his PhD...

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Raymond Walters Jr. *35

Raymond Walters Jr. was 91 when he died Aug. 30, 2003, in Columbus, Ohio.A retired editor for the NY Times Book Review, Walters was known for his "Paperback Talk"...

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Daniel Alfred Walters *62

Daniel Alfred Walters, of Rockville Md., telecommunications consultant with BoozAllen & Hamilton, died at the Hospice in Washington, D.C., Aug. 21, 1995. He was 55. He...

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George Franz Walz *31

GEORGE FRANZ WAFZ, age 81, lifelong textile chemist, nature lover, music patron, and social activist, died Oct. 7, 1988, in Raleigh, N.C. Born in Easthampton, Mass., he...

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Robert C. Wang *78

Chemistry, Feb. 9, 2000

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Herman M. Ward *40

(Following is an expanded version of a memorial published in the print edition of PAW.) Herman M. Ward, a noted poet and professor emeritus of English literature at The...

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Gilbert Ware *62

Gilbert Ware, a retired professor emeritus of political science at Drexel University, died Feb. 10, 2010. He was 76. Ware graduated from Morgan State University in...

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Willis H. Ware *51

Willis Ware, a computer pioneer who predicted universal computer usage and forewarned of current privacy concerns, died Nov. 22, 2013. He was 93. Ware received a...

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Harold H. Warren *50

Chemistry, Dec. 23, 2004

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George H. Warren *44

Biology, May 20, 2004

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Peter J. Warter Jr. '54 *62

Pete Warter died Feb. 3, 2013, after a prolonged struggle with Parkinson’s disease. Born in Trenton, N.J., Pete graduated from Trenton Central High School. He...

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Lawrence James Wathen Jr. *49

Lawrence James Wathen died May 12, 2003, after a brief illness. He was 93.Born in Dallas, Tex., Wathen earned bachelor's and master's degrees from the U. of Texas at...

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Nigel M. Watson *59

Nigel Watson, a professor for almost three decades at Ormand College’s Theological Hall (Australia), died Oct. 23, 2011. He was 83. Born in New Zealand, Watson...

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James Carson Webster '29 *39

Carson died on Feb. 15, 1989. He prepared for Princeton at the Cedarville School. After our graduation, he spent two summers studying at the Sorbonne and then returned...

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Eric Huang Wefald *85

ERIC WEFALD died in a car accident near Bordeaux, France, on Aug. 31, 1989, along with his wife, Mary Mansfield, and his motherinlaw, Margaret Mansfield. Eric obtained...

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John Maxmillian Weis '53 *54

Jack joined the Navy and literally saw the world during a notable 42-year career serving our country. He retired in 1983 as a captain, and died of cancer May 4, 2006,...

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Frederick M. Weiss '31 *32

Freddie died May 25, 2000, in Summit, N.J. He prepared at Newark Academy and, upon matriculation at Princeton, directed his studies toward a career in civil...

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Arthur F. Weld Jr. *40

Modern Languages and Literature, Dec. 1, 2002

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Lloyd Manning Wells *55

Politics, Jan. 4, 2000

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Hewitt Campau Wells '38 *40

HEW WELLS died on Oct. 2, 1989, after a year's illness. He had gradually retired from practicing architecture and was busily pursuing watercolor painting, an avocation...

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Robert Paul Welsh '54 *60

Robert died July 20, 2000. Born in Lakewood, N.J., he prepared for Princeton at the Peddie School. At Princeton he joined Elm Club and was a member of the marching band....

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John P. Wendell '40 *47

Jack, a longtime resident of Warren, Pa., died unexpectedly Feb. 14, 2004, from complications after surgery.He prepared at the Hill School in Pottstown, and followed his...

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Lawrence Harry Wendrich *41

LAWRENCE HARRY WUNDRICH, age 64, died Jan. 11, 198 5, in Rockville, Md. He was born in Irvington, N.J., grachl3ted from Irvington H.S. and enrolled at Indiana Univ.,...

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Roger W. Wescott '46 *48

Roger died Nov. 21, 2000, at home in Southbury, Conn., where he lived in retirement with his wife of 55 years, Hilja. Born in Philadelphia, he came to Princeton from...

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Alden E. Wessman *56

Psychology, June 3, 2004

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Richard L. West *54

Civil Engineering, July 22, 2003

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Herbert Margerum West '40 *41

Herb’s daughter, Eleanor, informed us of his death on Aug. 2, 2009. Glaucoma had led to Herb’s blindness, but he had Eleanor read him 1940’s Class Notes to the...

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John A. Wethington *44

Chemistry, May 2, 2004

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William Wettach '31 *33

Bill was born Mar. 13, 1910, in Pittsburgh and died 90 years later on June 28, 2000, in Ohio Valley Hospital, Kennedy Township, Ohio.Early in life, Bill attended the...

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Alfred T. Whatley '44 *52

Al died July 20, 2002. He came to Princeton from Fountain Valley High in Denver, Colo. He majored in physical chemistry and, after service in the Army, including 16...

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James L. Wheaton *72

Woodrow Wilson School, Oct. 7, 2004

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Ahlborn Wheeler '33 *37

BUD WHEELER died Oct. 1, 1992, in Duarte, Calif. Bud was born Nov. 10, 19 11, in Montclair, N.J. He prepared at Montclair H.S. In college he was a member of Colonial...

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C. Sylvester Whitaker Jr. *64

C. Sylvester Whitaker Jr., professor of political science emeritus and former dean of social sciences at the University of Southern California, died Nov. 29, 2008, of...

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James A. White *63

Mechanical Engineering, Oct. 3, 2005

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Jeffrey D. White *90

Jeffrey Daniel White, 37, died Apr. 25, 2003, in an apartment fire in NYC.Born in Dubuque, Iowa, White went to U. Va. on a merit scholarship and graduated with highest...

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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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Harols Treadway White *39

Physics, Jan. 29, 2000

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Francis Benjamin White '36 *37

Frank died of a pulmonary embolism on Oct. 22, 1997. He prepared at Horace Mann NYC. At Princeton, where he received his bachelor's and master's degrees, he majored...

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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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Norval White *55

Norval White, an architect and co-author of the AIA Guide to New York City, died Dec. 26, 2009, of a heart attack. He was 83. After receiving a bachelor’s degree from...

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John K. White '44 *45

John died May 5, 2013, at home in Arlington, Va., from the effects of a stroke he suffered last year. Preceded at Princeton by two uncles (1903 and 1910) and his...

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Arthur H. Whiteley *45

Arthur Whiteley, the eminent sea-urchin developmental and cell biologist who retired in 1985 as professor emeritus of zoology at the University of Washington, died...

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Emmett Finlay Whittlesey '45 *57

Fin Whittlesey died peacefully June 8, 2013, in the presence of his family. Fin entered Princeton from Kimble Union Academy and joined Court Club. He started Princeton...

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Arthur S. Wightman *49

Arthur Wightman, a founding father of modern mathematical physics and Princeton’s Thomas D. Jones Professor of Mathematical Physics emeritus, died Jan. 13, 2013. He...

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Donald Newton Wilber '29 *49

Don died Feb. 2, 1997, in Princeton, N.J. His school was New Trier H.S. At Princeton he played freshman soccer and was on the board of the Prince. He received MFA and...

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Gita J. Wilder *86

Gita Wilder, a longtime senior research scientist with the Educational Testing Service (ETS) and a visiting lecturer in psychology at Princeton, died of cancer July 21,...

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Lawrence Wilets *52

Lawrence Wilets, retired professor emeritus of physics at the University of Washington (UW), died Nov. 1, 2010. He was 83. After Navy service, Wilets earned a...

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Kathleen V. Wilkes *74

Kathleen Wilkes died Aug. 21, 2003, after a life spent working on behalf of oppressed intellectuals in Eastern Europe before and after the fall of communism. She was...

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David Preis Wilkinson '45 *49

Dave Wilkinson died Feb. 14, 2008. He entered Princeton from West Orange (N.J.) High School 10 years behind his brother, Harry ’35. Dave accelerated in his studies and...

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Norman P. Will *83

English, Sept. 15, 2005

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Whiting R. Willauer '53 *59

“Whitey,” who was recruited by the Central Intelligence Agency while still an underclassman and lived an exciting life, as did his Colonial clubmate, astronaut Pete...

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Theodore P. Williams *59

Chemistry, May 2, 2003

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Richard Williams '65 *68

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

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Raymond Smith Willis Jr. '28 *33

PETE WILLIS died Nov. 24, 1991, at his home in Monroe Village, Jamesbung, N.J. He had served on the faculty of Princeton University for 43 years as a professor of...

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Richard C. Willmott *54

Richard Willmott, an electrical engineer and mathematician, died of gastric cancer Aug. 2, 2012. He was 82. Born in China in 1930 to missionary-teacher parents, Willmott...

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John Harvey Wills *40

Economics, Aug. 31, 2000

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Wayne O. Wilson *98

Religion, Nov. 1, 2005

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D. Bruce Wilson *65

Donald Bruce Wilson died Aug. 28, 2004, in Las Cruces, N.M. He was 70.Raised in New Mexico, Bruce graduated from the University of New Mexico with a bachelor's in...

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William Daniel Wilson '41 *48

Bill died Apr. 12, 2001. The son of missionaries, he grew up in Osaka and Tokyo, coming to Princeton by way of South Pasadena, Calif., and Westfield [N.J.] H.S.He...

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John Tuzo Wilson *36

JOHN WILSON, the renowned Canadian geologist; author of the theory of plate tectonics (which explained the phenomenon of continental drift); and eminent teacher,...

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Edgar Bright Wilson '30 *31

BRIGHT WILSON, retired Harvard professor, worldfamous scientist, and one of our most illustrious classmates, died July 12, 1992, in his Cambridge, Mass., home, of...

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Kenneth P. Wilson '30 *33

KEN WILSON died Sept. 1, 1990, in the Monroe Village Health Center in Jamesburg, NJ.Ken came to Princeton from Exeter. At Princeton he roomed with John Austin junior and...

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E. Justin Wilson Jr. '38 *41

Justin Wilson died April 6, 2010. Justy prepared for Princeton at Phillips Exeter Academy. At Princeton he majored in chemistry, was elected to Phi Beta...

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John R. Winckler *46

Physics, Feb. 6, 2001

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Julius Sherman Winkler Jr. *63

JULIUS SHERMAN WINKLER JR., at the age of60, chairman of the German department at Davidson College, Davidson, N.C., died at home on Nov. 1, 1992. Born in Lenoir, N.C.,...

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Hamilton Winslow *51

Woodrow Wilson School, Dec. 18, 2005

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Frederick H. Winsor Jr. *73

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, May 29, 2003

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Richard H. Wiswall Jr. *41

Richard H. Wiswall Jr., a Manhattan Project researcher in the early 1940s, died Oct. 9, 2004, of natural causes in his Brookhaven, N.Y., home. He was 88.A graduate of...

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Warren James Wittreich '51 *54

Witt suffered a heart attack and died Oct. 3, 2005, in Bethlehem, Pa. At Princeton he majored in psychology, graduating summa cum laude and as a member of Phi Beta...

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Jack Wolf *60

Jack Wolf, who was the Stephen O. Rice Professor at the Center for Magnetic Recording Research in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the...

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John H. Wolfenden *25

JOHN H. WOLFENDEN, 87 years of age, died Dec. 27, 1989, in Hanover, N.H. He was born in 1902 in Failsworth, near Manchester, England. He attended Manchester Grammar...

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E. Victor Wolfenstein *65

Victor Wolfenstein, professor of political science at UCLA, died Dec. 15, 2010, of cancer. He was 70. He received a bachelor’s degree from Columbia in 1962, and a...

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NIKOLAUS E. WOLFF *52

Nikolaus E. Wolff, a retired chemist, died peacefully at home in Norwich, Vt., Aug. 16, 2007. He was 86 and the cause was cancer. Born in Germany, Wolff earned the...

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Nathaniel Wollman *40

Nathaniel Wollman, retired dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of New Mexico, died June 10, 2012. He was 97. Wollman graduated from Penn State...

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William W. Woobury *52

Mathematics, June 20, 2004

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W. Donald Wood *59

Economics, June 21, 2003

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Gordon R. Wood *41

GORDON R. WOOD *41, professor emeritus of English at Southern Illinois Univ. in Edwardsville, Ill., died Oct. 4, 1993, in Anderson Hospital, Maryville, 111. He was 80...

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Thor E. Wood *59

THOR E. WOOD, age 55, chief of the Performing Arts Research Ctr. of the N.Y. Public Library, died Apr. 28, 1988, at Beth Israel Hospital in N.Y.C. The crowning...

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Richard George Woodbridge III '39 *49

After a short illness Dick died at the Medical Center of Princeton on May 2, 2001. He had recently become a resident of Meadow Lakes, the retirement community near...

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John F. Woodman *38

John F. Woodman died Oct. 12, 2002, in Auburn, Maine. He was 89.Born in New Hampshire, John excelled early in school, winning the Dartmouth Medal for highest grades in...

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Peter J. Woodrow '60 *65

Peter Jay Woodrow, 56, of Amsterdam, the Netherlands, died Feb. 7, 1996, in Newport Beach, Calif.Born in Philadelphia, he had spent his childhood in Princeton. He...

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James Worley *58

James Worley, mentor to government officials around the world, died July 26, 2003, at his home in Nashville, Tenn., following an illness. He was 77.Professor emeritus of...

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William D. Wu '61 *79

Bill succumbed to lung cancer Dec. 18, 2007, while traveling in Shanghai, the city of his birth. Long before his death he had become an iconic figure ...

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Michael Stuart Wurmfeld '61 *63

We lost Mike to cancer on July 16, 2000, after a long and courageous struggle.Born and raised in NYC, he came to us from Horace Mann School. At Princeton he was a member...

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Shaun Wylie *37

Shaun Wylie, a British mathematician who was critical to breaking German codes during World War II, died Oct. 22, 2009. He was 96. Wylie studied mathematics and...

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Grayson Francis Wyly *54

GRAYSON FRANCIS WYLY, plastics engineer, died after a brief illness on Oct. 22, 1992, at the age of 64. Born in Hackensack, N.J., he grew up at the Jersey Shore and...

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Lawrence Wynn *51

Lawrence Wynn, retired professor of English at Memphis State Univ., died of heart failure May 29, 1995. He was 79. A veteran of 31 years of the Memphis State English...

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Hugh de Neufville Wynne '39 *40

Bud, our class president since 1984, died July 4, 2007. A geology major, he joined Creole Petroleum, a subsidiary of Standard Oil of New Jersey (later Exxon) and...

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Donald Akira Yamada '50 *53

Don died of pancreatic cancer Nov. 5, 2004, in San Jose, Calif. He was a generous man who lived his life with dignity and honor.During World War II, Don and his sister...

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Xiaokai Yang *88

Xiaokai "Xiguang" Yang, chaired professor of economics at Monash University, died of lung cancer in Melbourne, Australia, July 7, 2004. He was 55.Xiaokai's extraordinary...

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David L. Yarmush *59

Mathematics, July 28, 2004

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Frederick J. Yeager *59

Frederick J. Yeager, a retired Army colonel who survived the Bataan Death March in 1942, died at home Feb. 20, 2009. He was 93. Yeager graduated from West Point in...

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James M. Yeatts *49

James McKinney Yeatts, a prominent artist, art teacher, and architect from Roanoke, Va., died Aug. 12, 2005, of natural causes.Yeatts graduated from the University of...

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Thomas R. Young '37 *38

Thomas Young died Jan. 24, 2013, at his home in Stamford, Conn. Before Princeton, he graduated from Exeter Academy and Deerfield. At Princeton he majored in...

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Kenneth H. Zabriskie Jr. '46 *53

Ken died Oct. 18, 2004.He came to Princeton from Ridgewood [N.J.] High School in 1942 to study chemical engineering. After Army service in the Philippines and Japan, he...

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John W. Zarker *58

John Zarker, a professor of classics emeritus at Tufts University, died Sept. 12, 2009, of complications from a brain tumor. He was 80. Zarker graduated from Franklin &...

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Charles B. Zucker *70

Charles Zucker, an architect and urban planner, died Feb. 5, 2010, five productive years after the detection of pancreatic cancer. He was 66. Zucker received a...

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Alan S. Zuckerman *71

Alan Zuckerman, a professor of political science who had taught at Brown University since 1970, died Aug. 20, 2009. He was 64. Zuckerman received a bachelor’s degree...

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Constantine Kaysar Zurayk *30

Oriental Languages and Literature, Aug. 12, 2000

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Norman Zwiebel *47

Chemistry, June 12, 2006

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Bruno J. Zwolinski *47

Bruno Zwolinski, professor emeritus of chemistry at Texas A&M University, died Oct. 25, 2010, at age 90. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Canisius College in 1941 and...

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