Current Issue

Nov.18, 2009

Vol. 111, No. 5

Memorials

Memorials by Class: 1969

James Taylor Adams '69

Jim died Oct. 16, 2002, in Lawrenceville, N.J., of a cerebral hemorrhage. A 1965 graduate of the Lawrenceville School, Jim had been a teacher there for 25 years. He...

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Charles H. Alexander Jr. '69

Word just recently reached us of the Sept. 1, 2002, death of Charles H. “Chip” Alexander Jr. Chip drowned while swimming in rough surf off Virginia Beach, Va. Born in...

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Drew C. Arena '69

Surrounded by family, Drew died Aug. 18, 2010. A native of Paterson, N.J., he prepared at La Salle Academy. A history major, Drew was business manager of Triangle...

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Michael A. Bernstein '69

Michael Bernstein, professor of English and comparative literature at UC Berkeley, died May 25, 2011, in Oakland, Calif. He was 63. Michael’s writing gracefully...

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James B. Blackburn '69

Jim Blackburn died March 5, 2012, in Matthews, N.C., from complications relating to a stroke. Born in Pittsburgh and raised in Michigan, Jim graduated from Grosse ...

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Harold C. Bott '69

Harold C. Bott died June 6, 1996, in Greenwich, Conn. The father of our classmate Richard H. Bott, Harold was our only honorary member. Born in East Palestine, Ohio, he...

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Michael A. Buchner '69

Michael died Aug. 6, 2013, at his home in Albuquerque, N. M., after battling multiple system atrophy for more than seven years. Born in Cape Town, South Africa,...

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Robert F. Culbertson '69

Bob Culbertson’s unexpected death, from an apparent heart attack, occurred April 8, 2008. A graduate of Edina (Minn.) High School, Bob joined the freshman football team...

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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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Richard Maclane Dicke Jr. '69

Belatedly, the class has learned of Rick Dicke's death on May 14, 1995, as a result of a brain tumor.After graduating from the Hill School, Rick took a postgraduate year...

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Malcolm Scott Douglas '69

Mac died of lung cancer on Feb. 26, 2002, in San Antonio. A member of Quadrangle Club and an accomplished fencer, he graduated with a degree in electrical engineering....

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Wade D. Epps '69

The class and many others suffered a sudden, great loss with Wade’s death July 17, 2011. His service, attended by Pinky and Clay McEldowney and Stephanie Judson and...

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David A. Gardner '69

David's death in NYC on Dec. 23, 2001, evokes both a great sense of loss and an enormous sense of gratitude for an extraordinary life. Remarkably accomplished as a real...

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James Madison Gillespie '69

JAMES MADISON GILLESPIE died suddenly, of a heart attack, on Apr. 1, 1993, in the local library of his hometown, Riverside, Ill. He was 45 years old.Jim came to...

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Ronald Ginns '69

Ronald Ginns died Dec. 14, 1997. He was 48. As his wife, Donna, noted, "Ron was dearly beloved by all who knew him and will be sorely missed."During a number of his...

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Martin J. Golub '69

Martin Golub died Jan. 29, 2011, from acute myeloid leukemia and myelodysplastic syndrome. A native of New Bedford, Mass., Marty graduated from New Bedford High School...

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Thomas C. Handy '69

The class notes with sadness the March 25, 2008, death of Thomas C. Handy. After growing up in New Jersey, Tom graduated from Northfield Mount Hermon School. He received...

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Glenn A. Hart '69

THE CLASS OF 1969 notes with sadness the passing on Jan. 14, 1992, of Glenn A. Hart of Monsey, N.Y. During undergraduate years, Glenn majored in politics and was a...

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John W. Hicks '69

John died Nov. 24, 2001, in Fort Myers, Fla., following a series of illnesses.John came to Princeton from the Park School in Indianapolis, where he played football,...

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Philip Arthur Higginbottom '69

The class notes with great sadness Phil’s sudden death Dec. 31, 2009. Highlights of his remarkable career and life, subsequent to Princeton, include teaching biology...

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Graham C. Hunter II '69

Graham Hunter’s sudden death from a heart attack March 24, 2011, has saddened a large circle of friends who cherished this rare fellow. After graduating from Exeter and...

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Erik R. Ingebretson '69

THE DEATH OF ERIK Ingebretson on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 25, 1993, represents great loss to the many who cherished his life. A native of Portland, Oreg., Erik prepared...

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Darryl L. Johnson '69

We record with great sadness the Aug. 13, 2009, death of Darryl Johnson in Orlando, Fla. A native of Kansas City, Kan., he grew up in Kansas City, Mo. Darryl majored...

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Thomas Addison Lanahan '69

Twenty-two years after his death, Class of '69 officially remembers Thomas Addison Lanahan, who took his life in Honolulu, Hawaii, on Oct. 18, 1973.Tim grew up in...

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Terrence William Larrimer '69

The class records with a heavy heart the June 24, 2008, death of Terry Larrimer. Senior partner of Larrimer & Larrimer in Columbus, Ohio, Terry represented injured...

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Jeffrey Paul Mansuy '69

Jeff Mansuy died in April, 2011, in Mill Valley, Calif. He was 63. Jeff grew up near Albany and majored in politics at Princeton. A member of Charter, he roomed at...

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Gordon Paul Miwa '69

The class recorded with sadness the death of Gordon Paul Miwa April 9, 2008, in Brattleboro, Vt. After growing up in Syracuse, Gordon earned his bachelor’s degree in...

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Charles Louis Moir III '69

Chuck, a nonsmoker, died of lung cancer at home in Calgary, Alberta, on Apr. 19, 2002.Chuck came to Princeton from Lake Forest Academy, in Illinois. A commons waiter, he...

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Patrick Ohern '69

Patrick O'Hern was treasurer of the Class of 1969 when he died Apr. 12, 2003. He was born Feb. 11, 1947, in Iowa.By virtue of a paperboy scholarship he wended his way...

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James Abercrombie Pendleton '69

James died of a malignant brain tumor in Boulder, Colo., on Dec. 13, 2001. Born in Reading, Pa., Jim graduated with honors from Choate and joined Princeton's Class of...

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Reginald Peniston '69

The death of Reggie Peniston Feb. 7, 2011, diminishes greatly his family, his friends, and our Princeton class. After finishing Princeton and medical school at the ...

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John F.H. Schenk '69

Word came to us belatedly of John’s sudden death Dec. 20, 2011, in Woodland Park, Colo. A native of East Orange, N.J., John came to Princeton from Canterbury School....

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John S. Sease '69

died June 29, 2007, near Trier, Germany, after a yearlong struggle with cancer. After Verde Valley School in Sedona, Ariz., and his freshman year at Berkeley,...

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Kent M. Smith '69

It is with great sadness that we record the death of Kent M. Smith in Edina, Minn., on Apr. 20, 2000, following a massive heart attack.After graduation Kent followed his...

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Andrew D. Strupp '69

Andrew D. Strupp ’69 Andrew Strupp died suddenly March 26, 2009, after a brief illness. Born in Elmshorn, Germany, he had lived in Salt Point, N.Y., since 1986. At...

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James R. Williams '69

IT IS WITH GREAT sadness that we record the death of James R. Williams, on Aug. 20, 1992. For over 20 years, Jim was employed by Factory Mutual Insurance, beginning in...

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David E. Winter '69

The Class of 1969 sustained the loss of a distinguished classmate with the Aug. 17, 2013, death of David E. Winter. A Californian, Dave graduated from Woodrow Wilson...

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Lawson S. Yow Jr. '69

THE CLASS OF 1969 notes with sadness the death of Lawson S. Yow Jr. on May 18, 1992. After being with us for only the first part of our freshman year, Lawson served in...

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