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July11, 2012

Vol. 112, No. 15

Memorials

Recent Memorials

Published in July11, 2012, issue

J. Donald Everitt '28

Don, the last member of our class, died March 23, 2012, in Tucson, Ariz. Born in Lewisburg, Pa., the son of a Presbyterian minister, he graduated from Mercersburg...

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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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Oliver M. Langenberg '35

Ollie died of natural causes March 28, 2012, in St. Louis, his lifelong home, just seven weeks shy of his 100th birthday. Coming to Princeton from St. Paul’s School, he...

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Kenneth W. Mann '37

Ken Mann died Feb. 25, 2012, in Nyack, N.Y. He was a retired Episcopal priest and a clinical psychologist. He was born in Nyack and graduated from Nyack High School,...

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Norman A. Stoner '37

Norman Stoner died Nov. 20, 2011. Before coming to Princeton, he graduated from Oil City (Pa.) High School, where he was on the debating team. He attended Allegheny...

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Herbert L. Shultz '40

Our multitalented and devoted classmate died at home March 5, 2012. After preparing at Albany Academy, he followed his cousin, Henry Shultz ’31, to Princeton. Herb...

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John M. Whallon '40

A resident of Homestead Village, Pa., John died there March 1, 2012. John was born in Zanesville, Ohio. He prepped at Newark Academy and Haverford School before...

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William C. Felch '42

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

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Elbert P. Tuttle Jr. '42

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

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Alexander H. Ardrey Jr. '44

Alex died April 2, 2012, at home in Lynchburg, Va., after long bout with Alzheimer’s disease. A Hotchkiss graduate, Alex was associate editor of the Nassau Sovereign ...

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Robert P. Rowe '44

Bob Rowe, known to his classmates as Fido, died April 26, 2012, in Mystic, Conn. Bob graduated from Exeter. At Princeton, he was the winner of the middleweight Cane...

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Owen Daly II '47

Owen died March 22, 2012, at his home in Lutherville, Md. Owen had an outstanding career in banking and was an important community leader in Baltimore. After...

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Huyler C. Held '47

Huyler, whose persona was decidedly unique, died peacefully April 16, 2012, in his Manhattan apartment. After graduating from Lawrenceville, where he met many of his...

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John C. Longacre '47

John, who had a distinguished career in osteopathic medicine, died March 4, 2012, at his home in Portland, Texas. Before entering Princeton, he served as an aviation...

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Donald G. Stauffer '47

After a full and richly varied life, Don died peacefully Jan. 30, 2012. After graduating from The Hill School, Don entered Princeton in the summer of 1943. He left to...

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Stephen M. Halliday '50

Steve died Feb. 26, 2012, after a lengthy illness. He graduated from Columbus (Ohio) Academy in 1945 and served in the Navy before entering Princeton, where his father...

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Theodore D. Peyser Jr. '50

Ted died of cancer April 13, 2012, at his home in Bethesda, Md. Born in Washington, D.C., he attended the Sidwell Friends School. At Princeton, he graduated with honors...

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Gordon S. Hargraves '53

To his classmates, he was “Skip”; to his Cap and Gown friends, he was “Skipze” (according to Jim Green); and to his Navy shipmates (according to Bill Brewster), he was...

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Pierce J. Lonergan '53

Pierce, “Studs,” or “Pete” — one of our best-liked members who knew every ’53er and served two non-consecutive terms as secretary — died Feb. 16, 2012, in Cincinnati...

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Thomas F. Tobin '53

Tom, who came to us from Washington, D.C., majored in SPIA at Princeton, graduated from Michigan Law School, and spent his professional life as an attorney. He died...

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Paul R. Jenkins '54

Paul Jenkins died May 16, 2012, in the presence of his wife and sons. Born in Pittsburgh, he attended Shady Side Academy. At Princeton, he majored in history and was...

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Paul B. Parham '54

Paul Parham died April 4, 2012, at St. Francis Hospital in Bartlett, Tenn., after a long illness. Born in St. Louis, he graduated from Richmond Heights High School. At ...

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James H. Lindsey '55

Jim Lindsey, the only son of Maude and Jim Lindsey, was born in El Paso May 21, 1933. After a memorable life of accomplishment and service, he was struck by...

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George V. Burkholder '56

George died peacefully April 15, 2012, from complications of pulmonary fibrosis. He graduated from Harvard School for Boys in Chicago and matriculated at Princeton,...

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Alan B. Levy '60

Alan died Oct. 21, 2011, after a heroic but brief struggle with pancreatic cancer. Born in Titusville, Pa., he graduated from high school there, where he had been...

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Mark Blucher '61

Mark died Jan. 17, 2012, at his home, surrounded by his family. Born in Chicago, he came to Princeton from Bloom Township (Ill.) High School. At Princeton, he joined...

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J. Terrence Flynn '61

Terry died Jan.13, 2012, from an apparent stroke in Snowmass, Colo., while on a trip with his brothers. Born in Chicago and a resident of the Lake Forest/Lake Bluff area...

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John H. Adee '62

John Adee died March 20, 2012, of cardiopulmonary failure in Philadelphia. He was looking forward to attending our 50th reunion. John came to Princeton from West...

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John W. Gates III '63

John, a retired insurance executive, died May 5, 2012, at a Long Island, N.Y., nursing center where he was being treated for a stroke he suffered several months...

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O. Hoagland Keep '64

Hoagie, one of our class’s more colorful characters, died of pancreatic cancer March 8, 2012, in Deerfield, Mass. Hoagie came to Princeton from The Gunnery, took his...

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Paul A. Siock Jr. '64

Paul died March 8, 2012. He was born in Dunmore, Pa., grew up in Kenilworth, N.J., and graduated from Jonathan Dayton High School. At Princeton, Paul majored in chemical...

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William S. McCardle Jr. '65

Bill, whom we also knew as Mac, died Nov. 23, 2011, in Monterey, Calif., after a six-year battle with cancer. He came to Princeton from Shady Side Academy in...

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Michael C. Tice '66

Mike died May 18, 2012, cardiac arrest, following a long battle with cancer. He entered Princeton from Fort Myers (Fla.) Senior High School, where he was president...

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Robert G. Chambers '71

The class lost one of its most vibrant members when Bob Chambers died from melanoma Oct. 18, 2011, in Charlotte, N.C. Bob was born in Philadelphia and came to Princeton...

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Joseph C. Reidy '71

Joe Reidy died March 3, 2012, as a result of follicular lymphoma. Joe came to Princeton from the Gilbert School in Winsted, Conn., the area where he lived his entire...

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Alfred M. Dufty Jr. '72

Despite all medical interventions, we lost our well-liked and super-fit classmate to sudden cardiac death while he was exercising April 16, 2012, in Boise, Idaho. Al...

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Halbert L. White Jr. '72

Hal White, one of 1972’s most distinguished members — valedictorian, world-renowned economist, talented musician, great friend — died March 31, 2012, after a four-year...

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Anthony Spagnuolo '80

Tony died Dec. 13, 2011, after a hard-fought battle with cancer. He was originally in the Class of 1977, coming to Princeton from Wayland, Mass. Tony studied civil...

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Mark P. Edwards '81

Mark Edwards died unexpectedly Nov. 4, 2011, while at work in Philadelphia. He was just a few days short of his 53rd birthday. At Princeton, he was a history major and a...

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William A. Freiday '83

Will Freiday died Sept. 26, 2011, in Bayville, N.J. Will graduated from Wall High School in Wall Township, N.J., where he was an honor student and National Merit...

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Jeffrey A. Young '83

After a heart attack, Jay Young was suddenly called to eternal glory Feb. 12, 2012. At Princeton, he majored in economics, started at defensive end for the freshman...

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Shawn D. Parrish '87

Shawn died April 3, 2012, after a sudden illness. Originally from Fairmont, W.Va., Shawn attended Morgantown High School. At Princeton, Shawn was a Woodrow Wilson...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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