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John Jacob Nachtrieb '53
John J. "Nox" to us of '53, died in an automobile accident in Morocco on Sept. 11 1996. He is survived by his wife, Claudine, his brother, Harold C....
Douglas A. Nadeau '62
Doug died April 23, 2004, in Marblehead, Mass., ultimately done in by an 18-year battle with postencephalitic parkinsonism.He was a lawyer, artist, illusionist,...
Elie Jan Nadelman '43
Jan, a Foreign Service officer who worked in the State Department from 1946 until his retirement in 1972 and held diplomatic posts in Europe and Africa, died of...
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...
Frank Conrad Nagel Jr. '41
Frank died of a heart attack Sept. 4, 2001, while driving home to Malibu, Calif., after a trip East that began with our 60th reunion.He entered Princeton from Glen...
Seelye Cook Nagel '31
SEELYE DIED Feb. 20, 1993. He prepared at Nichols School. While at Princeton, he was a member of Court Club. He roomed with both R. W Schneckenburger and C. H. Wheeler...
FREDERICK Nagle, Jr. *67
Geology, Nov. 6, 2005
William Greer Nagle '47
Bill died at age 76 on Dec. 23, 2001, in Scarsdale, N.Y., from the effects of a debilitating stroke he originally suffered in 1979. Bill came to Princeton from Choate,...
John J. Nagorniak '66
The Class suffered a blow Sept. 7, 2012, when we lost John Nagorniak after a long illness. A Buffalo native, John graduated from the Nichols School. At Princeton he...
Z. Michael Nagy *66
Psychology, Nov. 2, 2005
W. Reilly Nail Jr. '50
Reilly died July 23, 2006, in Abilene, Texas. Born in Albany, Texas, Reilly graduated from New Mexico Military Institute and served two years in the Navy. At Princeton...
Leonard P. Nalencz '68
Len died peacefully of cancer Dec. 31, 2011,with his family by his side. He was 65. Len prepared at Archbishop Hoban High School in Akron, Ohio. At Princeton he majored...
Richard Tilghman Nalle Jr. '42
Richard Tilghman Nalle Jr., a Philadelphia civic leader, died of cancer Jan. 2, 2009, in Bryn Mawr, Pa. Dick came to Princeton from Chestnut Hill Academy. At college he...
Frank Alexander Nantz '34
Frank, who practiced ophthalmology in Cincinnati for 35 years before retiring to Florida, died April 19, 2005, after a long illness that included pneumonia and...
James Maxwell Napp '42
JIM DIED Jan. 10, 1990, at his home in Redding, Calif. At the time of his death, he was retired and was suffering from lung cancer.Jim came to Princeton from Mount...
Edward Cyprian Nash '49
Edward Nash died Feb. 6, 2010, at his home in Chatham, N.J. “Cyp” or “Buzz,” as he was variously known, was born Feb. 9, 1925, in Albany, N.Y., and graduated from...
George H. N. Richard Nash '45
Dick died on July 22, 2000. Born in Menton, France, Dick grew up in Washington, DC, and Warrenton, Va., spending his summers at Castine in Maine. Dick did not enter...
Graham Nash '29
Gray died Mar. 10, 1998, in Santa Barbara.He prepared for college at Lake Forest Academy. At Princeton he was on the pistol team and in the University Orchestra, and...
John P. Nash '31
JOHN NASH DIED at home Mar. 8, 1994. At Princeton, he played in the orchestra and band, becoming band leader his senior year. He also belonged to Whig Hall and Elm...
Richard Nash Jr. '51
Dick was born Sept. 28, 1929, in Baltimore to Richard and Louise Daly Nash. A Gilman graduate, he earned a bachelor’s degree in basic engineering at Princeton, where he...
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...
Edward Naumburg Jr. '24
Ned died June 28, 1995, in Greenwich, Conn. He was born Jan. 19, 1903, in N.Y.C. and attended the Ethical Culture School.At Princeton he was in the orchestra and several...
Harry Beecher Neal Jr. '38
Harry Beecher Neal died May 6, 2008, at St. Andrew’s Village in Indiana, Pa. He was 92. Harry was born in Indiana and attended the Kiskiminetas Springs School in...
William Douglas Neal '40
Doug, of Plainfield, N.J., died peacefully March 4, 2009, surrounded by his family. He prepared at Friends Central School in Philadelphia. At Princeton he majored in...
Douglas Thomas Neale '28
DOUG NEALE died in Delray Beach, Fla., on June 5, 1992. He received his secondary education at Atlantic City H.S.His first job after college was with a printing firm in...
Walter Castle Neale '46
Walter Neale, known as "Terry," died July 31, 2004, in Knoxville, Tenn., where he had lived the past few years.He entered Princeton from Lawrenceville in the summer of...
John F. Neary Jr. '32
Jack Neary died Jan. 8, 1999. At Princeton, he was a member of Elm Club, captain of the fencing team, and on the pistol team. He graduated from Yale Law School in 1935...
Philip E. Neary '37
Phil died Feb. 24, 2005, at his home in Seneca Falls, N.Y. He was 89.Born in Wilmington, Del., he came to Princeton from the Lawrenceville School, majored in English,...
Richard Wilson Nebel '36
Dick died Nov. 12, 1996, at Martha Jefferson Hospital in Charlottesville, Va. He was 81. He prepared at Rutgers Preparatory School. At Princeton he majored in chemistry...
David Dawes Nee II '98
Dave, in his third year of law school, took his own life June 22, 2005, at his apartment in Manhattan. He was 29.Born in Hong Kong and reared there and in Rye, N.Y.,...
Theodore P. Needham '40
Ted died Apr. 19, 2003, in Morristown [N.J.] Memorial Hospital. He prepared at the Loomis School. At Princeton he majored in biology and was elected to Sigma Xi. He was...
Andrew Banks Neely '51
Andy died Jan. 13, 2001, in Beverly, Mass., where he and his family had gathered to celebrate his nephew's wedding.Andy came to Princeton from Juniata Joint H.S. in...
Charles Lea Neely Jr. '50
died of cancer Aug. 22, 2000, at his home in Memphis.He came to Princeton from the Baylor School in Chattanooga. A biology major and member of Tower Club,...
Stuart M. Neely '51
Stu was born March 6, 1930, in Harrisburg, Pa. He was the son of Judge William Neely ’17 and Jean Chamberlin Neely and a grandson of John Neely 1884. Stu prepared at...
William Hamlin Neely '47
Ham died from advanced bladder cancer at home in Allentown, Pa., on Sept. 18, 2001. He was 76.Descended from a long line of illustrious Princetonians, Ham came to...
Robert Raymond Negreira '49
BOB NEGREIRA DIED Mar. 23, 1993, following a severe heart attack.He was born Aug. 31, 1924, in Waterbury, Conn., and attended Crosby H.S. and Cheshire Academy, playing...
Raoul Henry Nehr '36
Joe died June 7, 2003, in Princeton. He was 90. A graduate of the Lawrenceville School, Joe majored in modern languages at Princeton, where he was a member of Elm Club...
Charles Robert Neidlinger '29
Charlie (his later nickname, but we knew him earlier as Junie and Chas) died Mar. 19, 1996. He prepared at Lawrenceville, Hill, Westminster, and Clark. He was on the...
Thomas Meredith Neil M.D. '34
Tom Meredith, a retired general surgeon who had lived at Hilton Head, S.C., since 1974, died there Nov. 17, 1996. He enjoyed retirement, he wrote, "boating, beaching,...
Henry Alan Neil Jr. '50
Henry Alan "Hank" Neil Jr., longtime staff director of the U.S. House of Representatives Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health, and Human Services, died Dec. 31,...
Bertram O Lippincott Neill '42
Bert died July 9, 2000, in Philadelphia, home for most of his life. Retired for nearly 25 years, he had a career in insurance and retailing.Coming to Princeton from St....
H. Dwight Neill '54
Dwight Neill died May 30, 2012, from lung cancer at Atrium Medical Center in Middletown, Ohio. He had his larynx removed 20 years previously for cancer. He learned to...
Abbott Lawrence Nelson '41
Abbott died April 5, 2006. He graduated from New Trier High School in Winnetka, Ill. Abbott evidently left Princeton the latter part of junior year, but not before...
Douglas Evon Nelson '34
DOUG NELSON, the minister of the First Presbyterian Church in New Haven, Conn., for 23 years, died in that city on Nov. 2, 1989, after suffering a heart seizure....
Ernest H. Nelson Jr. '61
TOBY NELSON died on Apr. 28, 1988, in N.Y.C. Born in Stamford, Conn., in 1940, he prepared for Princeton at Avon Old Farms School. At Princeton, he was in the Glee Club,...
Frederick S. Nelson '51
Sandy was born March 26, 1926, the son of W. Ripley and Margaret (Seymour) Nelson. A graduate of Choate, he served in the Merchant Marine for three years before coming...
John G. Nelson '44
Nels died Dec. 6, 2010, in Pompano Beach, Fla. Active in sports at Lawrenceville, he majored in English at Princeton before joining the Marines. In military service...
John Ogden Nelson '39
John died June 24, 2005, at his home in Boulder, Colo., after a long illness. He was 88.One of the large Lawrenceville contingent in our class, he graduated from...
John Oliver Nelson '30
THE CLASS of 1930 referred to the Rev. Doctor John 0. Nelson as 'Jack" and knew him to be a very friendly, cooperative person who had a large interest in the Class,...
Joseph Thomas Nelson '54
Tommy died unexpectedly Dec. 14, 2003, at his home in Vero Beach, Fla.He was born in Baltimore, where he graduated from the Gilman School. While at Princeton, he majored...
Norbert N. Nelson '50
NORB DIED Dec. 10, 1993, in N.Y.C., after a long and courageous battle with melanoma. At Princeton, Norb was in STIA. He was a member of Terrace Club. During WWII, Norb...
Philip G. Nelson '35
PHILIP G, NEISON, M.D., a noted psychiatrist, died Sept. 16, 1993, at his home in Greenville, N.C., where he had lived since 1960. Phil received his medical degree at...
Richard H. Nelson '61
Rick Nelson died of a heart attack Jan. 24, 2000, at his home in Wellington, Fla. A pioneer in the independent energy industry, he was president and CEO of U.S. Energy...
Sanford C. Nemitz '54
After a prolonged illness associated with connective-tissue disease, our beloved classmate Sanford Nemitz died Aug. 27, 2007. Born in Trenton, N.J., Sandy graduated...
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...
David Gulick Nes '39
Dave died of cancer May 27, 2006, at his Owings Mills, Md., home. Dave had a spectacular career as a State Department officer. But first he did graduate study at...
Frank Mccormick Nesbitt '63
FRANK DIED of cancer July 15, 1990, at his home in Upper Marlboro, Md. An emmywinning filmmaker who bad produced documentaries for Nad. Geographic and the Public...
Michael D. Nesbitt *59
Psychology, Oct. 15, 1988
John Van H. Ness '44
Jack died May 28, 2005, in Venice, Fla., where he and his wife had lived for more than 20 years. He was buried in Arlington National Cemetery Oct. 19.Jack came to...
Charles F. Nesslage '30
Charles died Feb. 1, 1998. Born in Union City, N.J., on June 23, 1909, he prepared at the Mt. Hermon School in Massachusetts. At Princeton, he was awarded scholarships...
A. Bruce Neuman '63
Our class lost one its finest when Bruce died of cancer Sept. 10, 2002, in Media, Pa. Bruce was born and raised in Philadelphia, and graduated from Haverford School,...
Theodore W. Neuman Jr. '44
Theodore Neuman died Oct. 8, 1997, of congestive heart failure at his home in Marco Island, Fla.Ted came to Princeton from The Hill School, roomed with Jim Murphy, Hugh...
Richard E. Neunherz '59
Dick died March 8, 2012, at home in Federal Way, Wash. Born in Tennessee, Dick grew up in Gardner, Mass., and attended Gardner High School, where he was senior-class...
Theodore Clare Nevins Jr. '40
Ted died Nov. 2, 2009. We will miss this exemplar of the loyal Class of 1940. Ted prepared at Northwood School and followed his father, Theodore Sr. ’14, to Princeton....
Doddridge H. Nevitt Jr. '59
Dee died Aug. 30, 2009, in Rockford, Mich. Born in Washington, D.C., Dee was the son of Doddridge Nevitt ’33. Coming to Princeton from Lawrenceville, Dee majored in...
Garrett Winder Nevius '36
Gary died Nov. 6, 2008, in Farmington, Conn., after suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. Gary was born in New York City and attended Episcopal High School. At...
Jacob C. Nevius '37
Jake died Jan. 11, 2012, in Trenton, N.J., where he had been a lifelong resident. He graduated cum laude from the Peddie School in Hightstown, N.J., before coming to...
John Avon Nevius '42
A PRINCETON WINDSOCK dominated Jack Nevius's hospital room when he died Apr. 23, 1993, of lymphoma and Lou Gehrig's disease. The class lost a committed spirit: committed...
William B. Nevius '26
Bill died Aug. 1, 2003, at Meadow Lakes Retirement Community in Hightstown, N.J. He was 98. Born in East Orange, N.J., and a graduate of East Orange HS, Bill's Princeton...
Sidney New Jr. '26
Sidney New died of a heart problem at his residence on the Upper East Side, in NYC, Mar. 27, 1997. He had the unique distinction of having lived in that part of the city...
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....
Andrew Morris Newburger '38
Andy was a resident of NYC but died on Apr. 8, 2001, in a hospice in Wayland, Mass., after a yearlong struggle to overcome lymphoma.After preparing at Blair Academy,...
Mortimer Edgerton Newcomb Jr. '29
EDGE DIED Sept. 8, 1990. He had prepared for college at Westfield High School. At Princeton he played lacrosse and was on the pistol team, band, glee club, and Theatre...
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...
Norman Jack Newell '53
Jack, a three-year letterman for coach Charlie Caldwell’s football teams, died Aug. 8, 2008, in Littleton, Colo. He was 76. At Denver South High School he received...
Warden John Newell Jr. '56
John Newell died Aug. 21, 2003, in Richardson, Tex., after a long battle with heart disease.John came Princeton from the public high school of Alpine, Tex., a small...
Jeffrey Albert Newfield '64
Jeff lost a long battle with cancer Sept. 5, 2005, in West Hartford, Conn.A native of Hartford, Jeff graduated from Loomis-Chaffee School. At Princeton, Jeff studied...
Alan Ingraham Newhouse '41
Alan died Jan. 2, 2008, at home in Vero Beach, Fla. He prepared for Princeton at Choate, majored in psychology, was a member of Sigma Xi, joined...
Edgar Lieber Newhouse III '37
Ed died on June 28, 2002, at the age of 88, after a stroke, in Bethesda, Md. He came to us from Choate, belonged to Terrace Club, and was a politics major in the School...
Guy Martin Newland '51
Guy was born in the Panama Canal Zone Aug. 31, 1928. He came to us from Kent School and at Princeton was in ROTC, majored in history, was in Orange Key, was president...
Frank Albert Newman '36
Frank, of Palm Desert, Calif., died Mar. 26, 1999. He was 84.He prepared at Lawrenceville. At Princeton, he majored in philosophy and was v.p. of Court Club. Early jobs...
Harry Ellsworth Newman Jr. '40
Harry died Aug. 8, 2003, at Lower Cape Fear Hospice Center. He prepared at Lakewood [N.J.] HS and Peddie.His father, Harry E. Newman 1904, was a pitcher on the Princeton...
James Kevin Newman '45
Kev Newman died March 21, 2009. Kev prepared for Princeton at Choate and joined Cap and Gown. His war service was as a pilot with Navy Air Group 11, and he flew for...
James W. Newman '26
Jim Newman died June 25, 1996, Meadow Lakes in Hightstown, N.J. Jim was on the football squad for four years and won his letter in senior year. After graduation Jim...
Phillip B. Newman '26
Phil Newman, a well-known resident of Louisville, Ky., died June 24, 1995, at his home after a short illness.Phil came to Princeton from Lawrenceville and will be...
William Jacob Newman *50
History, July 9, 2000
William K. Newman '31
Bill Newman died Dec. 2, 1998. He was 89. His was in these days a unique life, as he devoted time and energies to promoting civil rights and his belief in Christianity...
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...
William Barnes Newsome '36
AFTER A brief illness, Bill Newsome died at 76 at his home in Dallas, Tex., on Oct 11, 1989. He faced death as he had life, with a quiet, solid strength. In his last...
Alexander Alfred Newton '37
Alexander Alfred Newton died Oct. 10, 2006. Newt, as we knew him, was born in Chicago and also lived in Kenilworth, Ill. He prepared for Princeton at the Hun School and...
Dorr Ellsworth Newton Jr. '38
Dorr died March 15, 2003, in San Antonio, Tex., where he had lived for many years after retiring from the Air Force as a brigadier general.Dorr came to Princeton from...
John Newton '57
John Newton died Feb. 13, 2013, at home in Landgrove, Vt. He was 83. John came to Princeton from The Newton School, which his father, Dave ’23, ran with his...
Paul Newton Wonacott '61
BORN IN Portland, Ore., Aug. 7, 1939, our respected and well-loved classmate, Paul Wonacott, died of cancer in his Portland home on May 24, 1991. Paul came to us from...
Derek Dungan Niblo '54
Derek Dungan Niblo died Aug. 30, 2003, at his home in Newport Beach, Calif., after a 10-year battle with prostate cancer.Derek entered Princeton after graduating from...
Edward Mac Ford Nichol Jr. '41
Ted died March 14, 2004, after a distinguished career in science.He came to Princeton from South Hamilton, Mass. At college he majored in physics and was a member of...
Edward Mithoff Nicholas '29
Ed died in Santa Fe, N.Mex., Mar. 2, 1996. He prepared for college at Columbus Academy and Los Alamos Ranch School. At Princeton he was managing editor of the Daily...
Hunter A. Nicholas '76
Hunter Nicholas was born Sept. 12, 1953, and grew up in the Roxbury neighborhood of Boston. He attended both Milton Academy and the Palfrey Street School in...
Peter Nicholls '37
Beloved storekeeper, gardener, sailor, and jogger Pete Nicholls died Feb. 25, 1999, leaving wife Scotty (also an ex-Marine), daughters Jane and Hope, son Sandy, and four...
Bruce Willis Nichols '51
BRUCE DIED May 17, 1990, at his home in N.Y.C. of prostate cancer.To his classmates, Bruce was a genial friend, a brilliant lawyer, and an enthusiastic and generous...
Douglas R. Nichols Jr. '42
Douglas Remington Nichols Jr. died April 20, 2009. He was born in West Orange, N.J., and grew up in Llewellyn Park. He attended Carteret Academy and Lawrenceville...
Douglas Remington Nichols '17
Doug Nichols died June 6, 1999. He was 104. He came to Princeton from Llewellyn Park in West Orange, N.J., as did his friend and classmate, Whit Landon. Doug attended...
Frekerick T. Nichols '63
Rick Nichols died Aug. 16, 2010, in Greenfield, Mass. He had been in failing health for several years, suffering from complications of diabetes and related problems....
George G. Nichols Jr. '40
George Nichols died Dec. 17, 1995, at his home in Bronxville, N.Y., where he had been a lifelong resident. Coming to Princeton from Bronxville H.S., George majored in...
J. Jay Nichols '46
Jay Nichols died Feb. 9, 2008. Jay came to Princeton from Evanston (Ill.) High School in 1942, but stayed here for only a year. After World War II, he joined the Pure...
William Burgoyne Nichols '39
Belatedly we learned that Bill died Dec. 4, 2002. We have no way of knowing the cause or the circumstances. When we last heard from him, he told us that he and his wife...
Alfred Nicholson Jr. '50
Al died July 18, 2009, in Bridgeton, N.J. A friend described him as “a man of integrity and simplicity.” Al was born in Paris of American parents, grew up in the...
Charles Beck Harman Nicholson '42
Charles Beck Harman Nicholson died April 24, 2009, in Atlanta. Harman received his secondary education in Toronto and London. He transferred to Princeton from the...
John Hurt Nicholson '45
JOHN NICHOLSON died Mar. 27, 1992, at his home in Atlanta, after a long bout with cancer. He entered Princeton from Woodberry Forest, following in the footsteps of his...
John W. Nicholson III '37
Johnny, a Moorestown, N.J., internal medicine physician, died of an apparent stroke Aug. 6, 2001. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Betty; his sons, Bob '63, John,...
Joseph L. T. Nicholson '32
Joe Nicholson died Jan. 31, 1999, at Dunwoody Village in Newtown Square, Pa.Joe earned his medical degree at the U. of Pennsylvania, where he completed his internship,...
Philip A. Von Nicholson '37
Phil died Oct. 23, 2002, after a two-month illness; he was 88. He came to Princeton from Mercersburg Academy, where he excelled in football and wrestling. He won the...
Somerville Nicholson Jr. '51
A Maryland native, Nick was born Oct. 1, 1926, in Cumberland. The son of Somerville and Louise E. Nicholson, he graduated from St. James School in 1944 and served in...
Thomas Laurence Nicholson '45
Tom Nicholson died in Evanston, Ill., Dec. 9, 2002.Tom prepared for Princeton at Andover. His Princeton career was interrupted by service as a Naval lieutenant with the...
Willard Bates Nicholson '55
Williard Nicholson of Pompano Beach, Fla., died at his home on Nov. 30, 1988, after a protracted illness. Born in central Florida, he moved with his family in 1943 to...
Louis O. Nicolaysen *55
Geology, June 25, 2005
Delancey Nicoll III '47
Nick served in the Navy during World War II and was recalled to serve in Korea as a gunfire spotter and liaison officer for the First Marine Division. In between these...
William J. Nicoson '54
William Nicoson died peacefully July 7, 2013, at his home in Reston, Va. Born in Pittsburgh, Bill attended Phillips Exeter Academy. At Princeton, he majored in modern...
John M. Niedringhaus '35
JACK NIEDRINGHAUS DIED of cancer Apr. 6, 1991, in Baltimore. Jack had lived in Arnold, Md., with his wife, the former Barbara Chess, whom he married in 1940 and who died...
William F. Niedringhaus '44
Born in St. Louis, Bill died in Seattle on Nov. 27, 1999. He and his family had resided there for the past 30 years; classmate Jackson Johnson III was his...
James F. Nields II '25
BORN IN WILMINGTON, Del. June 2, 1902, our well loved and respected classmate, Jim Nields, died in his home in Ware, Mass., Oct. 7, 1991. Coming to us from St. Paul's...
Charles Robert Nielsen '48
Bob Nielsen died Mar. 2, 2000, at Hartsville, S.C., to which he and Ruth had retired in 1994.Widely known as "Father Bob," Bob's career was as a parish priest of the...
Nina A. Nielsen '76
Nina Nielsen died suddenly Jan. 15, 2011, at her home in Newport Beach, Calif., of pulmonary emboli. She was 56. Nina graduated from Riverside (Calif.) Polytechnic High...
William Walden Nielsen '42
Bill died Sept. 17, 2000, in Houston. He retired in 1983 after a career with Union Carbide Co. and M. W. Kellogg.Preparing for Princeton at the Kent School, Bill majored...
Kenneth E. Nighman '57
Ken died of cancer on Aug. 20, 2001, in LA. Ken came to Princeton from the U. of Minnesota HS. He majored in psychology and was a member of Campus Club, Whig-Clio, and...
C. E. Nightingale Jr. '27
We have just received word that C. E. Nightingale Jr. died Apr. 17, 1996. He lived in West Harwich, Mass., for the last five years of his life with his granddaughter,...
Craig E. Nightingale Jr. '27
Word has just been received that Craig E. Nightingale Jr. died at Cos Cob, Conn., in Apr. 1996. "Night" came to us from Greenwich HS. At Princeton, he was a member of...
Stephen Edwards Nightingale '45
Steve died April 11, 2008, after a brief battle with cancer. Steve grew up in Providence and Saunderstown, R.I., and attended Providence Country Day School. While at...
Nicholas Niles Jr. '56
Nicholas Niles of Naples, Fla., and Westport, Mass., died after a lengthy illness Nov. 30, 2012, in Naples. Nick was born Nov. 9, 1934, the son of Nicholas Niles and...
Charles Spencer Nimick '44
Chuck died April 15, 2008, in Latrobe, Pa. He was one of five sons of Francis B. Nimick ’13 of Pittsburgh, all of whom prepped at Sewickley Academy and Phillips...
Francis Bailey Nimick Jr. '39
Fran died June 11, 2007, after a long illness. A lifelong resident of the Pittsburgh area, he was prominently engaged in the banking business. After earning his MBA at...
Thomas Marshall Howe Nimick Jr. '45
On Oct. 4, 2007, the class lost possibly its most noted philanthropist when Tom Nimick died of cancer. Tom prepared for Princeton at Shady Side and St. Paul's. He...
Joseph R. Nini '47
Apart from two years of World War II service in the Army Air Corps, Joe lived all his life in Princeton and served his community well. He graduated in 1949. In 1951 he...
Walter Nirenberg '46
WATER NIRENBERG joined us in Feb. 1943. He left us Apr. 30, 1992. The Class of 1946 was very important to Walter. The Prade is still dominated by the blazers that Walter...
Anton S. Nissen Jr. *71
Economics, Nov. 5, 2006
Warren W. Nissley Jr. '48
Warren Nissley, known to his friends as Niss, died Oct. 29, 1995, after a long battle with cancer.Niss's long professional career took something of a back seat to his...
Elliott Bodley Nixon '42
ELLIOTT DIED Nov. 3, 1992, in N.Y.C. At the time of his death, he was practicing admiralty law as a partner in the New York law Firm Burlingham, Underwood. He had joined...
John Whitney Nixon '34
JOHN (NODDY) NIXON, whose career was as an engineer with Shell Oil and National Distillers, died Dec. 4 after a long illness. His wife, Barbara predeceased him by 13...
James Kendrick Noble Jr. '49
Ken died on Jan. 22, 2000 at home in Rancho Santa Fe, Calif., of a heart attack. He was 71.He came to Princeton from Scarborough School. He left to attend the Naval...
Marshall H. Noble '44
Marsh died on Jan. 8, 2002, in New London, Conn. He came to Princeton from Culver Academy and majored in engineering. He was a member of Charter Club.After serving with...
Newton Smith Noble Jr. '29
Newt died of pneumonia Aug. 26, 2003. He was 96.He prepared for Princeton at Lawrence-ville. At Princeton, he was manager of freshman track, manager of Interscholastics,...
Ransom E. Noble '32
Ransom E. Noble died May 8, 1999, in Ridgewood, N.J. He is survived by two sons, Richard A. and James R., and a daughter, Jean C. He was predeceased by his wife, Lois,...
Stedman B. Noble *56
Economics, Feb. 8, 2005
Eugene R. Nobles '50
Gene died Dec. 22, 2008. A surgeon of exceptional ability, he was respected as a man of character and good humor who tenaciously pursued excellence. Raised in...
Samuel V. Noe Jr. '54
Sam died March 4, 2006, after an extended struggle with pulmonary fibrosis.Born in Louisville, Ky., he graduated from the Louisville Male High School. At Princeton, he...
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...
Barry Hance Nolan '64
Barry died July 16, 2009, in Colorado Springs, Colo., after a courageous 15-year struggle with prostate cancer. Born in Easton, Pa., Barry attended Mount Hermon (Mass.)...
Edward F. Nolan *41
English, Nov. 8, 2002
Robert Frank Nolan '64
It is with sadness that we report that Robert Nolan was killed Jan. 22, 1995, in a car accident in California.Robert grew up in Cleveland and attended Shaker Heights...
Thomas Francis Nolan IV '68
Tom died Dec. 20, 2009, in Berryville, Va., as result of heart attack. He was 63. Tom graduated from Springbrook High School in Silver Spring, Md., where he was...
Albert C. Nolte Jr. '43
Al died Aug. 10, 1995, in Port Washington, N.Y. He was 74. At Princeton he was an engineering major and a member of Cannon Club.A patent attorney retired from Nolte,...
Robert Frederick Nolte Jr. '56
Bob died Nov. 12, 2005, in Burlington, Iowa. A graduate of Maplewood (Mo.) High School, he entered Princeton with our class and eventually received his bachelor's...
Balpha Lonnie Noojin Jr. '38
AFTER A prolonged illness, Lonnie Noojin's heart gave out on June 26, 1990. He was a successful lawyer and businessman in his hometown of Gadsden, Ala., and will be...
Donald F. Noonan '56
Donald Noonan died May 24, 2011, near his home in Williamsburg, Va., and was buried with a military service at Quantico National Cemetery. He was 81. Don was born in...
Frank Robert Noonan '41
Bob died of prostate cancer on Oct. 18, 2002, in Rochester, Mich. Born in Minneapolis, he attended the Blake School before graduating from Lawrenceville. With us for...
Alexander Forsyth Norcross '63
Alex Norcross died in his sleep of a massive heart attack Dec. 5, 1994, in Long Beach, Miss., where he was a patent attorney.Raised in Atlanta, where he attended...
Duncan Van Norden '35
DUNCAN VAN NORDEN died Dec. 15, 1990, in Palm Beach, Fla. During recent years in Palm Beach, he was a director of the Society of The Four Arts and of the Palm Beach...
James Van Talcott Norden '46
Jim Van Norden died May 19, 1998, in Atlanta, after a stroke.He prepared at the Browning School in NYC and at Princeton studied economics, earning an honors AB in 1948....
Langdon Van Norden '37
THE DISTINGUISHED career of lawyer Lang Van Norden, opera and'37 enthusiast, ended with a sudden heart attack Jan. 27, 1993, leaving widow Gloria and son Langdon Jr.At...
Montagnie Van Norden '45
Monte died Oct. 1, 2002.He entered Princeton from the Browning School in New York, roomed with Breck Stringer and Frank Gilbertson, and joined Quadrangle Club. His...
John C. Norman '29
Jack died Mar. 2, 2001. He prepared for Princeton at Louisville Male H.S., where he was captain of the football team and held an individual scoring record that lasted 30...
Charles H. Norris *39
Biology, July 31, 1995
Ernest Eden Norris Jr. '45
2E died of a massive coronary on July 21, 1992 at the Princeton Club of New York. He and Alice had just enjoyed a weekend reunion with children and grandchildren in New...
John B. Norris '49
Jack died of a stroke April 6, 2007. He had been in poor health for a number of years due to a previous stroke. He was 79. He prepared for Princeton at Lawrenceville...
Robert E Norris '28
BOB NORRIS, a prominent physician and pathologist in the Philadelphia area, died Nov. 24, 1993, at his home in Dunwoody Village in Newtown Square, Penn. He prepared at...
BRYANT Northcutt '50
Buck suffered a cerebral hemorrhage at his Fairfield, Conn., home, and died at St. Vincent's Medical Center in Bridgeport, on July 7, 2002.Coming from the Staten Island...
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...
John Northrop '45
Jack Northrop died March 28, 2009, at his home in La Jolla, Calif. Jack attended Millbrook Academy. At Princeton, he joined Colonial Club, played varsity hockey, and...
Carl Bowen Northrup '56
Bo Northrup of Stone Ridge, N.Y., died Feb. 3, 1997, of cancer at his home.Bo came to Princeton from Phillips Andover Academy, majored in English, joined Tower Club, and...
Arthur Northwood Jr. '35
Another outstanding scholar of our class, Art Northwood, has died. He was a history major, a junior Phi Bete, president of Whig-Clio, recipient of two Rockefeller...
Edward F. Norton Jr. '39
A native Staten Islander, Ed died there in Todt Hill July 9, 2010. Ed prepared for his life’s work in business by majoring in economics at Princeton. As a member of...
Edward M. Norton '55
Mickey died Feb. 14, 2005, in Florida.As a young athlete in Brooklyn, N.Y., he showed great promise, but at 13 he was stricken with polio, requiring use of a wheelchair...
Gilbert C. Norton '39
Gil died May 17, 2005, in Sun City Center, Fla., after a long period of declining health. He had moved to Florida after his retirement from his medical practice in...
James J. Norton '40
Jim died at Rapid City (S.D.) Regional Hospital Nov. 16, 2005.He prepared at Phillips Exeter Academy. At Princeton, he majored in geology, graduating with highest honors...
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...
George Van Dickey Nostrand '36
George died of pneumonia May 6, 1997, at the Veteran's Home at La Salle, Ill. He was 84. He was a graduate of Lawrenceville. He left Princeton in early 1934. We...
Alexander Anastasios Notopoulos '38
Alec Notopoulos, respected Altoona, Penn., lawyer, died July 22, 1995, at his home in Hollidaysburg, Penn. Widowed when his wife, Christine, passed away in 1994, Alec...
Chester L. Nourse Jr. '40
Chet died June 23, 2006, at Mease Continuing Care Hospital in Dunedin, Fla. After attending Phillips Andover Academy, he majored in politics at Princeton, where he...
Alfred Gregory Nowakoski Jr. '48
Some called him Greg, others called him Moose, but all agreed he brought much more than his Australian hat and flag to the P-rade and class gatherings. He could evoke...
Harrison Crane Noyes Jr. '45
Harry Noyes died Jan. 11, 2007. Harry entered Princeton from Hotchkiss and joined Charter Club. His Princeton studies were interrupted by service as a field artillery...
Hugh Calverley Noyes '50
Hugh died of a heart attack on Jan. 3, 2000, while working on an aviary at his beloved Rare Breeds and Waterfowl Park on the Isle of Wight, England. He was 71.At...
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...
Julian L. Nugent Jr. '37
Globe trotter, US foreign service officer, and lawyer Julian Nugent died June 23, 2000. He is survived by a daughter, Joan. His wife, Janet, and another daughter, Julie,...
John Bristol Nunez '44
Jack Nunez of Mystic, Conn., died Dec. 29, 1998. He prepared at Phillips Academy. At Princeton he majored in political science and was president of Whig Clio. He was...
Carl R. Nutzhorn '49
Carl died July 12, 2004, after a brief illness. He was 76 and had attended our 55th reunion last spring.Carl prepared for Princeton at South Side High School in...
Carl R. Nutzhorn '49
Carl died July 12, 2004, after a brief illness. He was 76 and had attended our 55th reunion last spring.Carl prepared for Princeton at South Side High School in...
J.D. Nyhart '53
Dan died Dec. 6, 2008, after a long illness. He came to Princeton from Indianapolis, following his late brother, Eldon ’47, and roomed with Pete Obbard and Bayard...
Edward Charles Nykwest '66
Ed died of a heart attack Oct. 13, 2005, at his home in Stanley, Va.Born Edward Welling in Yonkers, N.Y., Ed was adopted by his mother's second husband, Clarence...
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