1934

Margaret Mooney HUP’34, York, Pa., a retired nurse; May 29.

1935

Madeleine T. Gregory OT’35, Erwin, Tenn., Sept. 18, 2011.
Robert K. Odenheimer W’35, Baltimore, June 15.

1936

Dr. Stanley A. Kornblum C’36, Stamford, Conn., Jan. 14.

1938

James C. Carey W’38, Williamsport, Pa., April 11. At Penn, he was a member of Delta Upsilon fraternity and the varsity crew team.
Alfred G. Hare Jr. C’38, Vashon, Wash., May 3, 2011.
Edward H. Shulman W’38, Delray Beach, Fla., founder of Lee Clothiers; May 30. At Penn, he was a member of Kappa Nu fraternity and the varsity crew team. During World War II, he served in the US Navy.

1939

Francis P. Bosco Jr. W’39, Hollywood, Fla., April 15. At Penn, he was a member of Alpha Tau Omega fraternity and the varsity crew team.
Nathan Ehlmer C’39 GEd’48, Phoenixville, Pa., Dec. 30, 2010.
Stanford C. Goldman W’39, Portland, Ind., July 14, 2011. At Penn, he was a member of Sigma Alpha Mu fraternity.
Brig. Gen. Maurice J. Halper W’38, Tucson, Ariz., Dec. 4, 2010.
James F. Hart Jr. WEv’39, Wilmington, Del., Oct. 14, 2011.
Hon. George M. Leader II Ed’39 Hon’57, Hershey, Pa., former governor of Pennsylvania, elected when he was 36, who was known for his work demolishing political patronage in the state; June 9. He later managed Country Meadows retirement communities. His sons are G. Michael Leader III WG’71 and David C. Leader G’87 WG’87, and a granddaughter is Katelyn E. Leader C’09.
Howard S. Richmond W’39, Rancho Mirage, Calif., a music publisher; May 20. His stable included Lead Belly and Woody Guthrie; Bill Evans and Kurt Weill; the Who; Black Sabbath; and Pink Floyd. A founder of the Songwriters Hall of Fame, he served in the US Army during World War II.
J. Stewart Sullivan WEv’39, New Holland, Pa., April 29.

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1940

Martha A. Ewasick DH’40, Hudson, N.Y., a retired dental hygienist; June 3.
Jack Guterman W’40, Catskill, N.Y., president of JG Consulting Service; April 30. At Penn, he was a member of Kappa Nu fraternity and the varsity lacrosse team. He served in the US Navy during World War II. His son is Theodore Guterman C’67.
Walter W. Haines C’40 G’41, Averill Park, N.Y., professor emeritus of economics at New York University, where he had pioneered environmental economics; May 6. At Penn, he was a member of the varsity soccer team. A two-time Fulbright Scholar, he wrote Money, Prices, and Policy (1961).
Edgar Levy C’40, Naples, Fla., former owner of the Greenwood Theater in Trenton, N.J., and the Lawrenceville Tennis Shop; June 3.
Eugene A. Simon G’40, Faywood, N.M., May 8.

1941

C. William Bentz Jr. C’41, Atlanta, a former regional director for the Philadelphia Life Insurance Co.; June 15. At Penn, he was a member of Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity and the varsity fencing team. During World War II, he served in the US Army.
Marvin L. Facher W’41, Short Hills, N.J., retired chair and CEO of America on Wheels, a chain of roller skating rinks; April 24. He had served as national vice president of the Muscular Dystrophy Association. During World War II, he served in the US Air Force. A grandson is Evan R. Schwartz C’01 L’04, whose father is Mark A. Schwartz Gr’78.
Franklin Ferguson WG’41, Brielle, N.J., a retired corporate representative for Johnson & Higgins, an insurance brokerage; May 31. During World War II, he served in the US Navy and was awarded the Distinguished Service Medal for sea combat.
Antoinette D. Fisch CW’41 G’43, Newtown Square, Pa., May 14.
Dr. Myron L. Friedman C’41 D’43, Morristown, N.J., a retired dentist; April 3, 2011. At Penn, he was a member of the varsity crew team.
Stanton R. Greller WEv’41, Philadelphia, July 12, 2011.
Anna P. Halkovich WG’41, Manville, N.J., former chief statistician for the New Jersey Department of Health; March 29.
Richard M. Laub W’41, West Palm Beach, Fla., retired co-founder of EFE Laboratories in Horsham, Pa.; April 27.
Leonard A. Perless W’41, Syracuse, N.Y., a retired CPA; June 5. At Penn, he was a member of Zeta Beta Tau fraternity and the varsity track team. During World War II, he served in the US Air Force.
Dr. Sidney G. Rachlin D’41, Aventura, Fla., a retired dentist; April 28. He served in the US Army during World War II. In the 1990s, he interviewed Holocaust survivors for Steven Spielberg’s Shoah Foundation. His son is Alan R. Rachlin C’73 L’78 WG’78.

1942

Harry G. Arthur Jr. W’42, Richfield, Ohio, Dec. 10. At Penn, he was a member of Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity and the sprint football team.
Dr. Willard E. Dotter C’42 M’45, Weston, Mass., an retired orthopedic surgeon at Lahey Clinic; May 28. At Penn, he was a member of the varsity crew team. He had served in the US Navy.
Natalie Blumenson Blass Greenberg CW’42, Rye Brook, N.Y., April 20.
Dr. Robert L. Gutzwiller V’42, Lancaster, Pa., a retired veterinarian, who had specialized in bovine infertility; Feb. 4.
Dr. Mary L. Hansen CW’42 M’45, Villanova, Pa., a retired psychiatrist at the old Haverford State Hospital; June 9. At Penn, she was a member of Alpha Chi Omega sorority. For many years, she was the medical consultant for the soap operas All My Children and One Life to Live. Her daughter is Barbara Hansen Carper WG’79.
Thomas J. Kalman L’42, Greensburg, Pa., a retired attorney who had served in the State Senate from 1957 to 1970; June 9. He served in the US Navy during World War II.
J. Donald London W’42, Boynton Beach, Fla., former president of Williams & London Advertising; June 17. At Penn, he was a member of Phi Sigma Delta fraternity. He served in the US Navy during World War II.
H. Arthur McQuillen Jr. W’42, St. Petersburg, Fla., a financial adviser; Feb. 22. At Penn, he was a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity and the varsity baseball team; he was drafted by the New York Yankees as a first baseman. During World War II, he served in the US Navy.
Anne P. Rose G’42, New Hampton, N.H., April 24, 2011.
Harry E. Rosenblum WEv’42, Narberth, Pa., a retired CPA; Jan. 24.

1943

Kenneth C. Anderson C’43 GAr’49, Fairfax, Va., a retired architect for the National Park Service and the Federal Highway Administration; May 14. At Penn, he was a member of the varsity soccer team. He served in the US Army during World War II.
William J. Bartik EE’43, San Pedro, Calif., a retired engineer; June 2.
Dr. George W. Corbin Jr. M’43, Raleigh, N.C., a retired physician; June 21. He served in the US Army during World War II and the US Air Force during the Korean War.
Dr. Edward Z. Filler D’43, Atlanta, Dec. 5, 2010.
Harvey D. Groner W’43, Wyndmoor, Pa., May 4, 2011. At Penn, he was a member of Alpha Epsilon Pi fraternity.
Robert M. Lowd W’43, Austin, Tex., former president and CEO of the Phoenix Assurance Co.; April 4. At Penn, he was a member of Delta Tau Delta fraternity. He served in the US Army during World War II.
Margaret Blakerby McGurk G’43, Lexington, Ky., former vice president of Realty Mortgage Company; May 16. She was vice dean of women at Penn, 1948–50.

1944
Frank H. Batchelor W’44, Beaver, Pa., former president of Batchelor Bros. Furniture; March 29. At Penn, he was a member of Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity and the varsity wrestling team. He had served in the US Army.
Dr. Victor H. Boris D’44, Boynton Beach, Fla., Jan. 27.
John F. Guiltinan WEv’44, Newport Beach, Calif., Jan. 10. At Penn, he was a member of Delta Sigma Pi fraternity.
Rowland F. Hocking W’44, Cheshire, Conn., a systems analyst with Pratt & Whitney; May 27. At Penn, he was a member of Delta Tau Delta fraternity.
Bernard D. Levine W’44, Trenton, N.J., a clothing manufacturer; April 20. At Penn, he was a member of Alpha Epsilon Pi fraternity. During World War II, he served in the US Army.
Marion Oyer HUP’44, Stroudsburg, Pa., Feb. 10.
Earle E. Stoppel W’44, Framingham, Mass., Nov. 13, 2011. At Penn, he was a member of the varsity rowing team.
Dr. Ralph E. Teitgen M’44, Fishers, Ind., Nov. 21, 2010.

1945

James M. Copeland C’45 WG’51, Doylestown, Pa., owner of Lockwood & McLorie Co., an industrial-parts manufacturer; May 15. At Penn, he was a member of the varsity soccer team. He was assistant dean of admission at Penn, 1946–49. During World War II, he served in the US Army.
Edward M. Freda W’45, Orange, Conn., retired executive vice president of People’s Bank in Bridgeport; May 26. At Penn, he was a member of Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity. During World War II, he served as a fighter pilot in the US Army Air Corps.
Lucinda Robertson Lally OT’45, Charlottesville, Va., retired supervisor of occupational therapy at the University of Virginia Medical Center; April 23.
Mary Hawe Nealon CW’45, Palisades, N.Y., May 2.
John R. Roberts Jr. W’45, Lexington, Mass., April 23.At Penn, he was a member of the Sphinx Senior Society and the varsity squash team.
Reba Hewitt Thompson HUP’45, Rogers, Ark., former administrator of the public-health nurse service in Hamilton County, Iowa; March 16. During World War II, she served in the Cadet Nurse Corp.

1946

Marion Louise Seidel Angle HUP’46, Chambersburg, Pa., a retired nurse; June 24.
Robert W. Best W’46, Norton, Mass., July 7, 2011. At Penn, he was a member of Phi Delta Theta fraternity.
Dr. Philip H. Dunham D’46, Brattleboro, Vt., Nov. 10, 2011.
Dr. Gloria Green Freed CW’46, St. Petersburg, Fla., Jan. 31, 2011.
Dr. Kenneth W. Masters Jr. W’46 G’49 Gr’55, Ft. Myers, Fla., a former director of the Pennsylvania Bureau of Statistics, who later served as chair of the social-science department at the Middletown campus of Penn State University; April 17, 2011. He had taught at Penn.
Cornelius E. Smyth W’46, San Diego, former president of the Sands Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas; Nov. 1. Co-founder of the US National Table Tennis Championships, he is honored in the USA Table Tennis Hall of Fame.
Phyllis Noble Tucker DH’46, Waterford, Maine, a retired school dental hygienist; Nov. 29.
Sarah Jaggard Ziegler Ed’46 GEd’47, Coatesville, Pa., a retired home-economics teacher at North Brandywine Middle School; Jan. 22, 2011. At Penn, she was a member of Alpha Xi Delta sorority. Her husband is George G. Ziegler W’47.
1947

Norma Zanghi Agati CW’47, Kingston, Pa., Dec. 7, 2010.
Richard W. Deibert W’47, Moraga, Calif., May 19. At Penn, he was a member of Phi Kappa Sigma fraternity. He served in the US Navy.
Pauline D. Goldberg PSW’47, Baltimore, May 9, 2011.
William K. Headley WG’47, Paoli, Pa., a retired vice president with Provident Mutual Life Insurance, Dec. 7. He served in the U. S. Navy during World War II.
Dr. Jeanne Addison Roberts G’47, Chevy Chase, Md., professor emerita of literature at American University; April 3. She specialized in feminist analysis of Shakespeare plays.
Sylvan H. Savadove C’47 L’50, Philadelphia, May 1. At Penn, he was a member of Sigma Alpha Mu fraternity.
Dr. Garold W. Thumm G’47 Gr’54, Springfield, Mass., former professor of government and chair of social sciences at Bates College; May 18. He served in the US Army in both World War II and the Korean War.

1948

Dr. John P. Donovan D’48, Emerson, N.J., Dec. 19.
Mark R. Eaby Jr. L’48, Brownstown, Pa., July 6, 2011.
Walter C. Eves W’48, Rochester, N.Y., Nov. 10, 2010. At Penn, he was a member of Alpha Tau Omega fraternity.
Edward F. Finn C’48, Madison, Ala., July 20, 2011. At Penn, he was a member of Phi Kappa Sigma fraternity.
Robert Allison Matthews Jr. Ed’48, Springfield, Pa., a retired contract administrator at Boeing Vertol; May 6. At Penn, he was a member of Friars, and the varsity football, wrestling, and lacrosse teams. He later coached wrestling and lacrosse at Penn. He served in the US Navy during World War II.
John F. McCarthy Jr. L’48, Princeton, N.J., a lawyer; June 22. He had been chair of the New Jersey State Commission of Investigation. During World War II, he served in the US Army. His sons are John F. McCarthey C’73 and John F. McCarthy III L’73.
Dr. Orville F. Nielsen GM’48, Endicott, N.Y., a gastroenterologist; April 9. He served in the US Navy during World War II.
Philip C. Pendleton C’48, Portola Valley, Calif., owner of a building-materials sales company; June 5. At Penn, he was a member of Delta Upsilon fraternity. During World War II, he was a company commander in the 67th Armored Regiment, 2nd Armored Division; he was awarded the Silver Star during the Battle of the Bulge and the Purple Heart. His son is Dr. Michael L. Pendleton M’80.
Nancy Bordner Pinney CW’48, Columbia, Md., Jan. 19. At Penn, she was a member of Kappa Delta sorority.
Mr. George B. Soisson W’48, Doylestown, Pa., April 22, 2011. At Penn, he was a member of Phi Kappa Sigma fraternity and the varsity tennis team. He served in the US Army during World War II.
Harold S. Star Jr. W’48, Dallas, Oct. 15. At Penn, he was a member of the varsity soccer and lacrosse teams.
Myron J. Urdang W’48, Beachwood, Ohio, retired head of his family’s scrap-metal company, who became a registered investment adviser from 1983 to 2010; May 10. He had served in the US Army during World War II. One of his daughters is Hon. Kathy U. Mulcahy W’77.
 
1949

Arthur E. Baer Ar’49, South Daytona, Fla., former head of Gilbert Associates in Reading, Pa.; April 7. He served in the US Army during World War II.
David G. Baird Jr. WG’49, Montclair, N.J., retired founder of the old Baird & Company, a stock brokerage; May 17. He served in the US Army during World War II and the Korean War.
Alvin Dorsky W’49, Norristown, Pa., former senior partner and head of the real-estate division of the law firm of Wolf, Block, Schorr & Solis-Cohen; June 16. His wife is Claire S. Dorsky Ed’50 GEd’52.
Dr. John J. Driscoll M’49, Wellesley, Mass., a retired obstetrician-gynecologist; April 7. His wife is Dr. Shirley G. Driscoll CW’45 M’49.
Albert M. Eisenberg W’49, Morris Plains, N.J., Nov. 4, 2011.
Helen V. Foerst Ed’49, Rockville, Md., a retired deputy chief nurse in the Office of the Surgeon General; April 9.
Dr. Charles F. Grabiak GM’49, Yardley, Pa., Aug. 30, 2011.
Robert H. Hanover W’49, Los Angeles, July 28, 2011. At Penn, he was a member of Phi Gamma Delta fraternity.
Herbert L. Jamison Jr. WG’49, Rye, N.Y., managing partner of Herbert L. Jamison & Co., the insurance brokerage; Dec. 2. He served in the US Navy Reserves during World War II.
R. Eugene Kluesener W’49, Indianapolis, June 24. At Penn, he was a member of Phi Sigma Kappa fraternity. He served in the US Army during World War II.
Dorothy Leffler McCarron Ed’49 GEd’50, Tallahassee, Fla., a nursing professor; June 29, 2011. She had taught at Penn. In World War II, she had served as a nurse. Her husband is Edward T. McCarron W’52.
Dr. William R. Murphy Mu’49 G’52 Gr’69, Sarasota, Fla., retired music teacher and school-band director at Shawnee Regional High School in Medford, N.J.; April 20. At Penn, he was a member of the Penn Band. During World War II, he served in the US Army National Guard. His daughter is Dr. Megan Murphy Davis Nu’76 GNu’78.
William F. Rech W’49 G’51, Cape May, N.J., June 5. At Penn, he was a member of Alpha Sigma Phi fraternity and the varsity track team.
David Uhle Jr. C’49, Port St. Lucie, Fla., a retired automotive manufacturer’s representative in Maple Glen, Pa.; June 24. He served in the US Army during World War II.
 

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 1950

Dr. Kent F. Balls GM’50, Philadelphia, June 5, 2011.
Richard B. Collins W’50, Blue Bell, Pa., March 21. At Penn, he was a member of Psi Upsilon fraternity.
Arthur A. Cramer Jr. W’50, Ft. Myers, Fla., retired head of a manufacturers’ representative agency of engineered production parts; May 23. At Penn, he was a member of Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity.
Frank R. Fowler C’50, Green Valley, Ariz., Jan. 14.
Richard E. Gallagher WEv’50, Haddonfield, N.J., Feb. 26, 2011.
Joseph Gold C’50 GEd’53, Haddon, N.J., Oct. 10, 2011.
Arthur N. Van Horn ME’50, Naples, Fla., May 17. At Penn, he was a member of Theta Xi fraternity. He served in World War II and the Korean War.
Irene Woehrle West CW’50, Dunnellon, Fla., a retired elementary school teacher; May 17.
Clyde Zukswert W’50, Florham Park, N.J., retired owner of a remodeling firm; Jan. 27. At Penn, he was a member of Acacia fraternity. He served in the US Navy during World War II.

1951

Paul L. Blenden W’51, Livingston, N.J., an attorney; June 9.
Joseph T. Brennan W’51, Middletown, Del., April 27. At Penn, he was a member of the varsity squash team.
Robert S. Foster PT’51, Camp Hill, Pa., Jan. 8.
Max E. Gellert GEE’51, Seattle, April 27.
Donald J. Goldberg W’51, Philadelphia, special counsel in the litigation department and a member of the white-collar investigations group in the law firm of Ballard Spahr LLP; April 7. At Penn, he had been a member of Phi Sigma Delta fraternity. He taught at Penn Law from 1983 to 1992. His wife is Dr. Bettyruth Walter CW’55 G’77 Gr’85.
E. Carson Grant WEv’51, Venice, Fla., April 11, 2011.
William H. Nolan W’51, Ormond Beach, Fla., May 10. At Penn, he was a member of Phi Kappa Sigma fraternity and the varsity crew team.
Dr. Jesse Price C’51 Gr’56, West Lafayette, Ind., March 12, 2011.
Mr. Melvin L. Snyder W’51, Warminster, Pa., Dec. 24, 2010.
Martha Babyar White Nu’51, Whittier, N.C., professor emeritus of nursing at Western Carolina University; May 31.
Albert M. Zigler L’51, Whitsett, N.C., former general counsel and secretary of Western Electric Company Inc.; Dec. 15, 2010. He served in the US Navy during World War II.

1952

Richard G. Cohen W’52, New York, a tax attorney; Jan. 12. His daughter is Francis S. Cohen C’77.
Dr. Ernest W. Crow GM’52, Wichita, Kan., professor emeritus of cardiology at the University of Kansas; Dec. 26, 2011.
Dr. Charles B. Farrell Jr. D’52, Seminole, Fla., March 14.
Dr. Daniel R. Gilbert Gr’52, Nazareth, Pa., April 25.
Thomas F. Gilson C’52, Philadelphia, former assistant district attorney; March 13. At Penn, he was a member of Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity and the varsity football team. He helped establish and supervise a program to assist first-time offenders. He had served in the US Marines.
Jeremy E. Goldstein W’52, West Caldwell, N.J., a retired real-estate attorney who had served as of counsel with the old Philadelphia law firm of Mesirov Gelman Jaffe Cramer & Jamieson LLP; June 19, 2010. Retiring in 1997, he spent his time on photography (his color photographs were displayed at Penn’s Faculty Club in 1998), participating in the senior-associates program at Penn, and studying the Talmud. His wife is Barbara Aspel Goldstein CW’55 (whose brother is Dr. Bennett D. Aspel C’59), and their children are Sara Goldstein Alter C’79, whose husband is Scott M. Alter ME’80 W’80, Daniel J. Goldstein C’83 W’83, and Marianne Goldstein Feifer C’88 GEd’92, whose husband is Dr. Richard Feifer M’88.
Dr. Allan Granoff Gr’52, Balboa Island, Calif., former chair of virology and molecular biology at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital; May 13. He co-wrote The Encyclopedia of Virology. During World War II, he served in a US infantry division at the Battle of the Bulge and was awarded the Bronze Star.
Eileen McKeon Mallon CW’52, Albuquerque, N.M., a family-law lawyer; March 16. At Penn, she was a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority. She had been a librarian and teacher before completing law school.
Joseph F. McDonald WEv’52, Philadelphia, Feb. 20, 2011.
John L. Mecaughey Jr. W’52, Virginia Beach, Va., former head of his family’s printing business; April 15. At Penn, he was a member of Kappa Sigma fraternity.
Theodore J. Miles G’52, Rohnert Park, Calif., a retired engineer; Dec. 29.
Dr. Margaret A. Milliken GM’52, Chevy Chase, Md., Aug. 11, 2011.
Warren R. Pierce Jr. WEv’52, Wilmington, Del., former executive vice president of the National Bank of Gloucester County, N.J.; Oct. 31.
Herman Ravitch W’52 G’66, Colorado Springs, Jan. 20. He had retired from a position at Peterson Air Force Base.
Dr. Howard M. Rawnsley M’52 GM’57, Hanover, N.H., a physician; April 21.
Dr. Erwin H. Rock GM’52, Dobbs Ferry, N.Y., a retired head of otolaryngology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine; Sept. 4, 2011. During the Korean War, he served in the US Army.
Alfred B. Schaeffer W’52, Carmel, Calif., retired chair of Bank Insurance Network, Inc.: June 22. At Penn, he was a member of Phi Epsilon Pi fraternity. He was founding board member of the Windward School.
Richard P. Schiller EE’52, Louisville, Ky., June 2. A veteran of World War II, he had worked for the DuPont Co. until his retirement.
Dr. John B. Sowter D’52, Morrisville, N.C., a retired prosthodontist who had served on the faculty of the UNC School of Dentistry; April 10.
Edward A. Swetkowski WEv’52, Lafayette Hill, Pa., a retired carpenter for the Colonial School District; Jan. 5. He served in the U. S. Army during World War II.
1953

Dr. Harold L. Colburn Jr. GM’53, Mt. Laurel, N.J., May 1.
Dr. William O. Crain D’53, Thomasville, Ga., a retired dentist; May 20.
John J. Dimino WEv’53, Norristown, Pa., May 29, 2011.
Thomas B. Gordon C’53, Philadelphia, July 3, 2011.
Floyd L. Hoover Ar’53, Aston, Pa., an architectural engineer for Moeckel Carbonell Associates, Inc.; May 17. At Penn, he was a member of Theta Xi fraternity. He had served in the US Army.
Walter M. Krauss W’53, Greenville, Del., a former sales executive with the DuPont Company; May 5, 2011.
John W. Magee Jr. W’53, Wayne, Pa., May 17. He had retired from Transamerica Corp.
Rose Stough Mainardi CW’53, Franklin Lakes, N.J., May 26. Her husband is Andrew J. Mainardi Jr. C’54 and her son is Andrew Mainardi W’78, whose wife is Priscilla B. Mainardi C’78.
Philip J. McGuire Jr. W’53, South Pasadena, Calif., June 15, 2011.
John M. Morss WG’53, Newport Beach, Calif., Feb. 21.
John J. Nedwick G’53, Southampton, Pa., Feb. 15. He had retired from the Rohm and Haas Co.
Dean E. Sharp W’53, Clifton, Va., July 28, 2011. At Penn, he was a member of Zeta Beta Tau fraternity.
Dr. David G. Skagerberg M’53, Waveland, Miss., Nov. 12.

1954

Dr. Hugh H. Annett C’54 GCP’72, Hockessin, Del., a former Presbyterian pastor, he had taught organizational development Fairleigh Dickinson University and at Penn; March 1. At Penn, he was a member of Acacia fraternity.
William R. Burger W’54, Secaucus, N.J., former head of the New Jersey Glass Company, plate-glass installers; March 26. He also started a surety firm, Service Insurance Company, and then attended and graduated from Seton Hall Law School in his 50s. His son is Mitchell I. Burger W’83.
Walter F. Etris WEv’54, Cincinnati, Jan. 15, 2011.
Edward A. Gramigna W’54, Haddonfield, N.J., an insurance broker who retired as vice president of McCay Corp.; May 25. At Penn, he was a member of the Sphinx Senior Society and the varsity basketball and football teams. He had served in the US Navy. His son is Edward A. Gramigna Jr. W’82.
Harvey Hildebrand Jr. Ar’54, Marlton, N.J., May 28. At Penn, he was a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity. He owned his own architecture firm.
Dr. Edgar R. Marookian V’54, Clifton, N.J., a retired veterinarian; May 18.
Col. James W. O’Hara Jr. D’54, Woodstock, Ga., March 17.
Ellen Oliver Parsons OT’54, Baltimore, Feb. 16, 2011.
Dr. Joseph H. Simon W’54 WG’54, Portland, Ore., a retired physician; May 30.
Eugene W. Weaver W’54, West Chester, Pa., retired executive director of finance for the Philadelphia School District; May 29. At Penn, he was a member of Beta Theta Pi fraternity and the varsity baseball team.

1955

Doris Sweital Brody Ed’55 GEd’65, Jenkintown, Pa., a retired language teacher at Lincoln High School; May 23. Her husband is Norman J. Brody WEv’59 CGS’69.
Dr. Jerrold G. Grofe M’55, Collegeville, Pa., a retired psychiatrist; April 27.
Dr. George V. Hamrick GM’55, Charleston, W.Va., a retired ophthalmologist; May 24.
Hon. Charles D. Lemmond L’55, Dallas, Pa., a retired state senator; May 30. He previously had been first assistant district attorney and orphans’ court judge of Luzerne County.
Milo G. Miller III C’55 L’58, Egg Harbor, N.J., a retired stock broker with Morgan Stanley; June 5. At Penn, he was a member of Phi Kappa Sigma fraternity and the varsity crew team.
Elizabeth Ann McCreary Nager HUP’55, Daphne, Ala., a retired nurse; Nov. 24.
Dr. Stephen A. Ockner M’55, Shaker Heights, Ohio, retired chair of general internal medicine at the Cleveland Clinic; April 15.
Dr. Neil B. Straus C’55, Las Vegas, a retired family-medicine physician; June 11.

1956

Jean Elizabeth Breiner HUP’56, Timonium, Md., June 1.
Gordon D. Coplein EE’56, Dunwoody, Ga., intellectual-property attorney and former senior partner of Darby & Darby; May 25.
Dr. Donald R. Dunlap C’56, Winter Park, Fla., June 24, 2011.
Robert L. Hadley WG’56, Prescott, Ariz., Jan. 18, 2011.
Dr. Joel C. Mickelson Gr’56, Plover, Wis., former English professor at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point; Feb. 18, 2011.
Dr. Chinnaswamy P. Ramaswamy GM’56, West Frankfort, Ill., Jan. 14, 2011.

1957

Frederica F. Jones GEd’57, Charlottesville, Va., a retired nurse; June 18.
Peter J. Loftus GME’57, Bethlehem, Pa., a retired mechanical engineer; Feb. 17. An inventor, one of his patents was adopted by the US Treasury for the detection of counterfeit currency. During the WWII, he served with the US Army in Europe and then Asia; he was awarded the Purple Heart and Bronze Star. His daughter is Bernadette C. Loftus C’81 and his grandson is Timothy M. McKenzie C’11.
Eugene S. Loughlin Jr. WG’57, Greenwich, Conn., a retired stockbroker for Smith Barney; May 6.
Edgar R. Mowrey C’57, Lake Worth, Fla., March 10. He had worked in sales and marketing positions.

1958

Dr. W. Robert Anderson M’58, Excelsior, Minn., July 26, 2011.
Charles M. Finsbert WG’58, Somerset, N.J., April 23.
Dr. Edward J. Foster GD’58, Alameda, Calif., March 25, 2011.
Gordon E. Grady GEE’58, Peabody, Mass., a retired electrical engineer for General Electric; May 10.
Dr. Paul T. Gross Jr. WG’58, Westerly, R.I., founder of Westerly School of Business and Westerly Business Systems; Jan. 31.
Robert J. Salitza C’58, Freeland, Pa., Oct. 7, 2010.

1959

Lawrence M. Couch WEv’59, Manchester, Conn., Dec. 28, 2011. He had worked for General Electric and Cigna.
Robert H. Fraser Jr. C’59 CE’60, Battle Creek, Mich., a retired civil engineer for the state Department of Transportation; Jan. 27. At Penn, he was a member of Phi Kappa Sigma fraternity and the varsity soccer team. He had served in the US Coast Guard.
Veronica George Ed’59, Solon, Ohio, Dec. 31, 2010.

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1960

Dr. Richard S. Bach D’60, Miami, a retired dentist who had maintained a practice in Homestead for 40 years; June 8. He had served in the US Navy and the Naval Reserves. His wife is Carol Ann Kidder Bach DH’59.
Valene Komorowski HUP’60, Lewes, Del., retired school nurse for the Shenandoah Valley (Pa.) School District; April 29.
Dr. Gary O. Prescott D’60, Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., a retired orthodontist; April 10.

1961

Dr. Rev. Anastasius C. Bandy Gr’61, Philadelphia, a Greek Orthodox priest and professor of classics at the University of California, Riverside; Feb. 25.
Thomas E. Lindsay EE’61, South Dartmouth, Mass., May 12. His son is Dr. Thomas S. Lindsay GEng’91 Gr’92.
Dr. Guy R. Mermier Gr’61, Ann Arbor, Mich., professor emeritus of French at the University of Michigan; March 23, 2011.
Mr. Paul F. Minacci GEd’61, Binghamton, N.Y., retired science teacher at Whitney Point Central School; Jan. 20.
Dr. Kurt Sherbourne Petrie C’61 D’64, New Hope, Pa., a retired dentist who had served in his family’s dental practice for many years; May 27. At Penn, he was a member of Alpha Tau Omega fraternity. His brother is Dr. Jay R. Petrie D’59, whose wife is Patricia Worth Petrie DH’57.
Dr. Roger P. Wiley D’61, Waterford, Pa., a retired dentist; Jan. 20.

1962
Charles L. Carp W’62, Needham, Mass., June 22, 2011.
Rosann Lord Choate CW’62 ASC’63, Fernley, Nev., June 3, 2011. At Penn, she was a member of Chi Omega sorority.
Harold R. Cohen G’62, Gwynedd, Pa., March 12, 2011.
Richard F. Knapp W’62, London, an investment adviser and bond trader; May 27.

1963

J. Evans Alloway Jr. G’63, Cazenovia, N.Y., May 11.
Robert A. Fell WEv’63, Brunswick, Ga., Oct. 27, 2010. He had been a comptroller for Buster Brown Textiles and Bonnie Doone Hosiery.
Rev. Samuel R. Hardman GEd’63, Magnolia Springs, Ala., a retired chaplain of the US Navy; Feb. 10, 2011. He had served in the US Navy during World War II, and later in the US Marines.
Rodney D. Hardy Ar’63 GAr’67, Edina, Minn., Dec. 1.
Dr. Brooks J. Poley GM’63, McAllen, Tex., a retired ophthalmologist who had served as chief of staff at Eitel Hospital; April 21. He was a founding member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
Joseph Rosenzweig Ed’63, Wilmington, Del., retired manager of the graphics communications department at the DuPont Co.; May 17, 2011.

1964

Barrett J. Foerster C’64, San Diego, Calif., Nov. 10, 2010.
Dr. Louise Shapiro Friedman CW’64, Bronxville, N.Y., April 12.
Dr. Robert G. Leh Gr’64, Bloomington, Ill., May 8.
Dr. John E. Petersen WG’64 Gr’68, Fairfax, Va., retired professor economics at George Mason University, who had specialized in municipal finance; April 4. He also had served on the Fairfax City Council.
Emma S. Sloss CGS’64, Glenside, Pa., Jan. 20, 2011.

1965
Dr. Joan Abbott Gr’65, Glastonbury, Conn., Feb. 4, 2011.
Dr. Neil T. Eckstein Gr’65, Larsen, Wis., March 9, 2011.
PeggyJayne Stone Pierce HUP’65, Harrisburg, Pa., a former nurse who had served as president of the Kidney Foundation of Central Pennsylvania; June 23. She had earlier set up and run Program Planning Associates, a conference-planning firm. Her husband is Dr. William S. Pierce M’62 GM’69.
John J. Serratore WG’65, Norristown, Pa., April 5. He had worked for Unisys.

1966

Dr. Crawford H. Greenewalt Jr. Gr’66, Berkeley, Calif., professor emeritus of classical archaeology at the University of California, Berkeley; May 4. He was longtime excavation director at Sardis in Turkey.
Anthony Kononov EE’66, Sumneytown, Pa., April 6.
Dr. Max Silverstein GrS’66, Philadelphia, professor emeritus in the School of Social Policy & Practice; May 3. He had joined Penn’s faulty in 1966, was appointed professor in 1969, and retired as emeritus in 1977. He wrote Psychiatric Aftercare: Planning for a Community Mental Health Service; Vital Connections: Integrated Care for the Seriously Mentally Ill; and Mental Health Education: A Critique. His daughter is Mady S. Edelstein, who is married to Dr. Michael Edelstein Gr’70.

1967
Dr. Harriet Berger Gr’67, Philadelphia, retired professor of history and politics at Drexel University; May 4. She helped open the first medical clinic for union workers in the city.
Ida Ellis Nu’67, Pittston, Pa., Dec. 23, 2011.
George C. Flanagan W’67, Hawthorne, N.J., May 3.

1968

Frank S. Anthony C’68, Norfolk, Mass., May 13. At Penn, he was a member of Delta Tau Delta fraternity and the sprint football team.
Dr. Irma B. Csanalosi GM’68, Wynnewood, Pa., associate professor emeritus of psychiatry at the Perelman School of Medicine; May 6. She joined the Penn faculty in 1968, and also practiced at the old Philadelphia General Hospital and the VA Medical Center. She retired in 1992. Dr. Csanalosi was awarded the Earl D. Bond Award for Excellence in Teaching in 1975 and the Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching in 1976. Her daughter is Marianne C. Webster C’77.

1969

Dr. Mark A. Goldblatt D’69, Paramus, N.J., Feb. 25, 2011.

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1970
Elizabeth Shepherd Albinson WEv’70, New Smyrna Beach, Fla., a retired administrative assistant in the pharmacology department at the Perelman School of Medicine; May 30. Her daughter is Shirley A. Scull Daniels PT’70.
Stephen Jon Crockett GAr’70, Lowell, Mass., a retired architect; June 10.
Dr. Raymond H. Jensen GrEd’70, Wayne, Pa., former professor of history at Cheney and Beaver universities; June 22.

1972

Dr. Mary A. Brown V’72, Middletown, Md., an equine veterinarian; Nov. 4.
Kathleen L. Fowler G’72, Ramsey, N.J., professor of gerontology and women’s studies at Ramapo College; May 31. She was editor of the education journal Transformations.
John Gadney WG’72, London, June 14.

1973
Dr. Harry N. Waterston D’73, Wallingford, Pa., April 2.

1976

Dr. Glenn W. Samuelson G’76, Lansdale, Pa., former professor of sociology at West Chester University; May 28.

1977

William M. Gilmore L’77 WG’78, Norwalk, Conn., an attorney who had taught at the University of Bridgeport and the Universidad Central del Ecuador; May 5. Earlier working for the Pew Foundation, he helped establish credit unions in New Haven, the Philadelphia area, and West Virginia.
Dr. Laura F. Jacobs ChE’77 EE’77 GEng’78 Gr’82, Jamaica Plain, Mass., founder of NormaTec, which makes non-invasive equipment that she developed to treat peripheral vascular diseases; Feb. 1. She had been chief of physical medicine and rehabilitation at Cooper University Hospital in Camden, N.J., 1990-96. Her husband is Avrom Jacobs SW’76.

1978

Eugene W. Cook WEv’78, Mays Landing, N.J., April 9.
Patricia Karvounis WEv’78 WEv’80, Newtown Square, Pa., vice president of program development at the Eisenhower Fellowships; June 7.

1979

Gregory J. Ersek WG’79, Opa Locka, Fla., Feb. 27.
Dr. Linda A. Ferraro V’79, Easton, Md., a retired veterinarian who had maintained a practice in St. Michaels; May 5.
Peter A. McLaughlin C’79, Doylestown, Pa., May 29. At Penn, he was a member of the varsity crew team.
Alan W. Treister C’79 GAr’81, Oakland, Calif., an artist; May 8. He had taught at a number of high schools and universities in the state.


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1980

Scott B. Selig C’80, New York, Jan. 24.
 

1981

Debra L. Hein GNu’81, West Hartford, Conn., head of the certified nurse-midwife program at Hartford Hospital; May 9. She had been a certified nurse midwife at Pennsylvania Hospital for many years.
Dr. Sally A. MacEwen Gr’81, Decatur, Ga., professor of Classics at Agnes Scott College; March 15. A Quaker, she helped found the Friends School of Atlanta.
Thomas D. Rautenberg C’81, New York, Feb.19. At Penn, he was a member of the varsity tennis team. His sister is Ellen L. Rautenberg CW’73.

1985

Dr. Gregory S. Sheffo C’85, Clearfield, Pa., clinic director and chief medical officer at the Clearfield Center for Children’s Care; May 27. His brother is Bradley A. Sheffo C’88.

1987

Mrs. Jane R. Dunlap WG’87, Wayne, Pa., retired CFO for Reliance Standard Life; May 29.

1988

Francis J. Devine Jr. G’88, West Chester, Pa., Feb. 20. He had worked in the asphalt industry for over 45 years.
Jacob C. Orduna W’88, Albuquerque, N.M., Oct. 2.

1989

Ian C. Davidson G’89, Houston, an attorney, who specialized in e-discovery; June 16.
Harold Timothy English WG’89, New York, May 28, 2011. He had worked in management consulting with Booz Allen Hamilton and IT systems with Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan.

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1991

Frances Rhoades CGS’91 CGS’93 G’97 CGS’03, Philadelphia, Nov. 4, 2011.

1992

Janet Kinzler WG’92, Minneapolis, May 8.
Dr. Joel Rosenbaum GM’92, Newton, Pa., Oct. 14, 2010.

1994

Robert Allen Smith W’94, Jackson, Miss., a vice president at Chase Manhattan Bank; May 4. At Penn, he was a member of Alpha Gamma Mu fraternity.

1996

Mary D. McConaghy Gr’96, Philadelphia, retired web specialist and historian at the University Archives; May 16. She had earlier taught at Penn.

1997

Dr. John M. Welgoss G’97, Harveys Lake, Pa., Dec. 31, 2010.

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2002
Angela A. Holland C’02, Washington, April 28. At Penn, she was a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority.

2003
John A. Vernon GrW’03, West Lafayette, Ind., professor of health policy and management at UNC Chapel Hill, who also held an appointment at Purdue University a college professor; June 19.

2008
Lisa Halterman LPS’08, Philadelphia, owner of an art gallery; June 6. She had been graduate coordinator in the bioengineering and economics departments at Penn from 1996 to 2005.

2011

Sarah Dekker C’11, Philadelphia, a print artist; April 19. She was included in a show at the Printer Center weeks before she graduated Penn; on entering the show, she was surprised to see red dots on two of her four pieces, indicating that they had been bought.
Dulcy Sacan GNu’11, Philadelphia, May 19.

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Faculty and Staff

Dr. Hugh H. Annett. See Class of 1954.
Elizabeth Shepherd Albinson. See Class of 1970.
Dr. H. Fred Clark, Philadelphia, retired research professor of pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine and CHOP; April 28. He was a co-creator of the rotavirus vaccine, RotaTeq, and received the Gold Medal, CHOP’s highest honor.
James M. Copeland. See Class of 1945.
Dr. Irma B. Csanalosi. See Class of 1968.
Dr. Laurence E. Earley, Bryn Mawr, Pa., former chair and professor emeritus of medicine in the Perelman School of Medicine; March 13. He served as the senior associate dean for international medical education, 1991–95. After leaving Penn, he was professor of clinical medicine at the University of North Carolina. He co-edited the textbook, Diseases of the Kidney. Past president of the American Association of Physicians, he was a former chair of the American Board of Internal Medicine.
Dr. Paul Fussell, Medford, Ore., the Donald T. Regan Professor Emeritus of English; May 23. He joined the Penn faculty in 1983. He became an emeritus professor at Penn in 1994. He wrote many books, notably The Great War and Modern Memory (1975); about the myths of World War I and that war’s impact on literature, it won the National Book Critics Circle Award in Criticism that year and the National Book Award (1976). Abroad: British Literary Traveling Between the Wars (1980) has been described as a pioneering academic examination of travel literature. His Class: A Guide Through the American Status System (1983) was controversial and BAD: or, The Dumbing of America (1991) increased his status as a public curmudgeon, which he relished. Dr. Fussell also wrote Wartime: Understanding and Behavior in the Second World War (1989), which drew on his experience as an infantry lieutenant in Europe during World War II, and his memoir, Doing Battle: The Making of a Skeptic (1996). He appeared in the ABC documentary The Century: America’s Time (1999) and the PBS documentary The War (2007). Dr. Fussell, who had received a Guggenheim Award and a Lindback Award while at Rutgers University (1976-83), was elected a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 1977.
Donald J. Goldberg. See Class of 1951.
Lisa Halterman. See Class of 2008.
Dr. Heinrich D. Holland, Wynnewood, Pa., visiting scholar in the Department of Earth and Environmental Science from 2006 to 2012; May 21. He was the Harry C. Dudley Professor Emeritus of Economic Geology at Harvard University. One of his sons is John Holland GAr’84.
Dr. Kenneth W. Masters Jr. See Class of 1946.
Robert Allison Matthews Jr. See Class of 1948.
Dorothy Leffler McCarron. See Class of 1949.
Margaret Blakerby McGurk. See Class of 1943.
Hon. Louis Pollak, Philadelphia, a US District Court judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, who had served as dean of the Penn Law School, 1975-78; May 8. He joined the faculty as the first Albert M. Greenfield Professor of Human Relations and Law in 1974. Appointed to the federal bench in 1978, he retired from Penn, though he continued to teach a seminar as an adjunct professor until his death.
William Petrick, Philadelphia, retired assistant director for operations in the Penn Bookstore; May 12. He had worked there for over five decades, where part of his duties included ordering, distributing, and receiving back the thousands of academic gowns worn in the Commencement ceremonies.
Dr. Max Silverstein. See Class of 1966.
Amos Vogel, New York, emeritus professor of film studies in the Annenberg School for Communication; April 24.  Described in his New York Times obituary as having “exerted an influence on the history of film that few other non-filmmakers can claim,” Vogel created the pioneering film society Cinema 16 and cofounded the New York Film Festival before joining the Annenberg School’s faculty in 1973.  He taught a variety of film courses at Penn—including a popular undergraduate introductory course informally known as “Monday Night at the Movies”—until retiring in 1991.  His best known work is the seminal Film as a Subversive Art (1974), and he also wrote a children’s book, How Little Lori Visited Times Square (1963) that was illustrated by Maurice Sendak.

 

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