Edwina Briggs. At presstime, Almanac learned of the death of the beloved caterer who provided food service for countless women students, faculty and staff before Penn made its dining facilities coed. Details of her life will be published next week.
Elizabeth Kelsey, 26, a second-year MBA student at Wharton, died on March 19.
Ms. Kelsey graduated from Washington University with magna cum laude honors in 1992. She worked as a resident associate at the firm of Donald, Lufkin & Jenrette before enrolling at Wharton in 1995. She was an active member of the Wharton community, serving as chair of the Wharton Government Association's Special Projects Committee and assisting with the Wharton Fellows Fund.
At the request of her family, donations in lieu of flowers should be sent to the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation at: 225 City Avenue, Suite 208, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004.
Pauline Lantieri, a member of the Admissions Office staff for 34 years, died on March 30 at the age of 70. Ms. Lantieri joined Admisions in January 1962 as a clerk/typist, and through a series of promotions she became supervisor of records and files in 1982, where she served until her retirement on June 30, 1996.
Ms. Lantieri is survived by her sister, Grace Sergi, her niece and nephew, and great nieces and nephews.
Volume 43 Number 29
April 8, 1997
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