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July6, 2011

Vol. 111, No. 15


Memorials by Class: 1974

Saundra Weathers Banyard '74

Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., Sandy moved at an early age to Englewood, N.J. She excelled at Dwight Morrow High School. In 1970 she entered Princeton’s second class of women...

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Kenneth Beytin '74

Ken died of a heart attack Feb. 21, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. He was 62. A native of Northport, N.Y., Ken epitomized Princeton’s scholar-athlete ideal as defensive tackle on...

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J. Randolph Block '74

Randy died Oct. 10, 2003, from the effects of a 1981 car accident.Forever unconventional, Randy's compass shot north with a boundless intellect that led him to a DePaul...

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Alfred Burton '74

Our beloved friend and classmate Alfred Burton died Aug. 2, 2009, at Chicago’s Rush Hospital after a battle with multiple myeloma. Al, a native of St....

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Thomas Cheng '74

Tom died from complications of multiple myeloma Feb. 25, 2008. He was mourned by hundreds at his service, including patients, friends, colleagues, and family. Tom...

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Peter Chopivsky '74

Peter died April 19, 2010. Peter was the ultimate Princetonian. He loved the University and Tower Club and attended every reunion since graduation. His first car ...

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Carter K. Combe '74

Carter Combe, a resident of Scarsdale, N.Y., died of a heart attack while playing basketball Dec. 20, 1994.Originally a member of the Class of '75, Carter took advanced...

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Laurence J. Craigie '74

Bill Craigie died May 28, 1994. He had been battling AIDS for some time.Bill majored in psychology and was a member of Charter Club. He later recalled the time he spent...

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Peter C. Diefenbach '74

Peter Diefenbach of Beach Lake, Pa., died Feb. 10, 2011. He was 59. Originally a premed major in the Class of ’73, Peter graduated with a degree in French...

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James Elkins III '74

Jim Elkins, a businessman, significant figure at Texas Medical Center, and a member of one of Houston’s most prominent families, died of a heart attack June 10, 2010,...

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Edwin E. Eubanks Jr. '74

Our classmate Edwin Eubanks died July 6, 2007. After Princeton, Edwin studied at Oxford and Stanford and gained distinction in medicine at Cambridge...

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Mark C. Flavin '74

Mark Flavin died Jan. 25, 2011, as a result of a fall in his New York office. Born and raised in Dorchester, Mass., Mark prepared at Boston College High School. At...

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Thomas M. Ford '74

On May 11, 2002, the class lost a compassionate and caring friend, and a dedicated family man, when Tom Ford died suddenly of heart failure.Born in Baltimore, Tom came...

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Neil Gildea '74

Neil died at his home in Singapore Jan. 4, 1996, the result of an accident, and was laid to rest in his native Pittsburgh.An exceptional student at Princeton, Neil...

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Robert M. Good '74

The class lost one of its gentle heroes when Robert died Apr. 5, 2002, after a long battle with cancer.Robert came to Princeton from Shawnee Mission East HS in Prairie...

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Richard A. Goodman '74

The intellect and comedic genius of Richard Goodman was taken from us on Sept. 2, 2013, when he lost his battle with pancreatic cancer. Richie came to Princeton from the...

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Lee Kelty Hannah '74

LEE KELTY HANNAH died in an automobile accident near Leeds, England, April 18, 1992.Lee came to Princeton from Horace Greeley High School in Chappaqua, NY. While at...

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Elliott Harrison '74

Like too many of us, perhaps, we fall out of touch with roommates and friends from Princeton, and found out unexpectedly last Christmas that our classmate Elliott...

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Peter Hendrickson '74

Peter Hendrickson died Jan. 21, 1996, of complications arising from AIDS. He was 44. He was an extraordinary friend to many, a psychologist of great humanity, a vigorous...

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James S. S. Howell '74

The class is deeply saddened by the death of Jimbo Howell on Oct. 14, 1997, while playing a competitive squash match in his native Atlanta.Jimbo attended Westminster in...

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Scott P. Klurfeld '74

Scott died on Mar. 18, 2000, as a result of an auto accident that also claimed his wife, Janis. Scott and Janis were taking their 14-year-old son, Zachary, and a friend...

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Maurya Meenan '74

Maurya Meenan died Feb. 11, 2014, after a long battle with cancer. She remained cheerful and optimistic right until the end. Maurya came to Princeton from Casper,...

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William Brewster Mitchell '74

BREW MITCHELF died of cancer July 2, 1993. The son of S. Keene Mitchell Jr. '36 of Kingston, Penn., Brew came to Princeton from the Taft School in Watertown, Conn.Widely...

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Sam Schatten '74

Sam Schatten was taken from us Sept. 27, 2008. Sam loved sports, partying, and lively discussions. He was a lifelong supporter of The Daily Princetonian. Sam was...

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James Shand Jr. '74

Our classmate James Shand succumbed to a long illness Nov. 17, 2009. All who knew “Shad Roe” will never forget his infectious laugh, his love of friends and good...

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Judith Selverstone Shaw '74

Judy died of cancer Dec. 27, 2004, in Boston.Judy entered Princeton in 1969 with the first class of women, the Class of '73. She took a year off between junior and...

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Ralph L. Stanley '74

Ralph "Steamer" died of melanoma on Apr. 2, 2001. He faced a harrowing illness with bravery and his incomparable wit and humor. Ralph was from Tenafly, N.J., and came to...

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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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Claire Tracy Townsend '74

Claire Townsend succumbed to breast cancer Dec. 19, 1995. At Princeton Claire majored in English, joined Tower Club, and was active in Triangle Club. She was also...

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Roger P. Yannetti '74

At all reunions to come, we will toast Roger P. Yannetti, who died of heart failure July 1, 2003, in Upper St. Clair, Pa. He was 51. Roger was a loyal and...

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Mark Zamkov '74

Mark Zamkov, loving family man and loyal friend, lost a 15-year battle with cancer Aug. 31, 1998.Zam arrived in New Haven from Poland in 1963, speaking no English. He...

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