1934

Ethel E. Bishop G’34, Allentown, Pa., April 11, 2011.

1936

Evo J. Ionni WEF’36, Harrisburg, Pa., March 11.
Miriam O. Page PSW’36, North Haverhill, N.H., a retired social worker; July 29. During World War II, she worked with the American Red Cross in Europe.

1937

Florence Fagan Boyd NEd’37, Easton, Conn., a retired teacher; June 11.
Paul J. Kennedy W’37, Essex, Conn., April 12. He served in the US Navy during World War II.
Dr. Morton B. Parmet C’37 D’41, Quakertown, Pa., a retired dentist who had maintained a practice for 42 years; Aug. 20. During World War II, he served in the US Navy.
James M. Yeager Jr. W’37, Hixson, Tenn., Sept. 28, 2011.

1938

Helen Austin HUP’38, Mesa, Ariz., June 9.
Henry R. Darling C’38, Honey Brook, Pa., a retired reporter for the old Philadelphia Bulletin; July 14. At Penn, he was a member of Theta Xi fraternity. During World War II, he served in the US Navy.
C. Stanley Keller ME’38, Millerton, Pa., Nov. 15, 2010. At Penn, he was a member of Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity.
Irving H. Sachs W’38, Yardley, Pa., former head of a houseware manufacturing firm; July 7. At Penn, he was a member of Phi Delta Epsilon fraternity. He served as a supply officer in the US Army Air Corps during World War II.

1939

Bernard A. Fischer W’39 L’49, Rydal, Pa., a retired attorney with Pepper Hamilton LLP; June 3. At Penn, he was a member of the volleyball and rowing teams.
Dr. William F. Hoffman V’39, Lillington, N.C., a retired veterinarian; July 26.
William Linenberg C’39, Langhorne, Pa., a retired salesman for Marstan Manufacturing Co.; Aug. 22. At Penn, he was a member of the wrestling team. He served in the US Navy during World War II, and remained in the Reserves for eight years.
Elinor Stern Putzel Ed’39, Johnson City, N.Y., a retired nursery school teacher; April 22, 2011.
Dr. George Van Buren M’39, Akron, Ohio, a retired physician; July 27. He developed a nonsurgical treatment for osteomyelitis, for which he was honored by the American Medical Association and the American College of Orthopedic Surgeons. He served in the US Army during World War II. His son is Dr. Charles T. Van Buren M’72.

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1940

Alan M. Avchen W’40,
St. Pete Beach, Fla., June 29.
Dr. Paul T. DeCamp M’40, New Orleans, a retired cardiovascular surgeon; August 5.
Joseph W. Hatch WG’40, Atlanta, former president of West Import Export Company; June 17. He served in the US Navy during World War II.
Dr. Henry Klein C’40 G’54, Philadelphia, Nov. 15, 2010.
John M. Magenau Jr. W’40, Erie, Pa., former president and CEO of the Erie Brewing Company; July 18. At Penn, he was a member of Pi Kappa Tau fraternity.
Douglas G. McArthur W’40, New Hope, Pa., April 5, 2011. At Penn, he was a member of Sigma Nu fraternity.
Howard M. Rosenfeld C’40, Tucson, Ariz., March 20, 2011. At Penn, he was a member of the fencing and wrestling teams.

1941

William M. Barstow Jr. W’41, Anchorage, Ala., founder of Brand Names, Inc., a fabrics distributor; June 13. At Penn he was manager of the men’s basketball team, and a member of Sphinx Senior Society and Beta Theta Pi fraternity. He served in the US Air Force in World War II and the Korean War.
Dr. Thomas M. DeStefano D’41, Teaneck, N.J., a retired dentist; Aug.13. A former president of the Hudson County Dental Society, he edited the Hudson County Dental Bulletin for 58 years. During World War II, he served in the US Army.
Dr. Melvin W. Jacobs D’41, Aurora, Colo., a retired dentist; Aug. 3, 2011.
Bertha Malament Leib PSW’41, Kensington, Calif., April 1, 2011.
Bessie M. Ruzian CW’41 GEd’64, Upper Darby, Pa., June 13.
Dr. Stephen E. Slocum Jr. W’41, Dallas, retired general director and president of the American Tract Society; July 1. He also had been vice president of administration at Dallas Theological Seminary. At Penn, he was a member of the men’s sprint football team. He served in the US Navy during World War II.
Shirley B. Warburton CW’41, Durham, N.C., June 9.

1942

Richard E. Bangert W’42, Seattle, retired chair of the old First Interstate Bank of Washington; June 20. At Penn he was a member of Phi Delta Theta fraternity. He also had been CEO and chair of Pacific National Bank. He served in the US Air Force during World War II.
Frank Duncanson WEv’42 W’44, Lakewood, Colo., June 15. He had worked for the Traveler’s Insurance Company for many years.
Sidney Gershben W’42, Voorhees, N.J., Oct. 1.
Richard O. Herstine W’42, Wayland, Mass., Nov. 11, 2011. He had worked for the Bethlehem Steel Corporation for many years. At Penn, he was a member of Delta Upsilon fraternity. During World War II, he served in the US Navy.
Edward D. Llerena W’42, Vero Beach, Fla., Oct. 13, 2011. At Penn, he was a member of Alpha Tau Omega fraternity.
John F. McCloskey Jr. C’42, Philadelphia, June 22. At Penn, he was a member of the men’s sprint football and rowing teams and Psi Upsilon fraternity.


1943

J. Seth H. Cruice ChE’43, Hobe Sound, Fla., Nov. 7, 2011. He had worked in the marketing and sales of textile fibers at the duPont Co. for many years. At Penn, he was a member of the Sphinx Senior Society and the Zeta Psi fraternity. He served as business manager of The Pennsylvania Triangle, on the editorial board of The Record, was vice president of the Undergraduate Council and president of the Inter-Fraternity Council. During World War II, he served as a lieutenant in the US Navy. His brother is Robert B. Cruice W’42 and one son is James S. Cruice Jr. C’76 W’76.
Arthur I. Davis W’43, Morristown, N.J., former president of JTC Corporation; Aug. 7. He served in the US Army during World War II.
Gladys G. Eilberg CW’43 SW’47, St. Paul, Minn., retired director of social work at a Jewish Federation complex for the elderly in Philadelphia; May 9. Her son is William H. Eilberg G’74.
Morris M. Levinson ME’43, Voorhees, N.J., Oct. 3, 2011.
Paul E. Schickler Jr. W’43, Elgin, Ill., Feb. 29. At Penn he was a member of Beta Theta Pi fraternity and the rowing team.

1944

Robert N. Eisner W’44,
West Hartford, Conn., a CPA with the George L. Gans Insurance Agency; May 24. At Penn he was a member of Kappa Nu fraternity. While at Penn, he attended Officer Candidate School then served as a captain with the Flying Tigers of the 14th Air Force in India and China. He had been a captain in the US Air Force. His daughter is Ellen N. Eisner C’79.
Dr. Harry J. Gray EE’44 GEE’47 GrE’53, Philadelphia, professor emeritus in electrical and systems engineering in the School of Engineering & Applied Science; July 27. He was appointed to the Penn faculty in 1953, and retired in 1989. He was one of 30 computer pioneers involved with ENIAC, the first electronic general-purpose computer. During World War II, he was a radio specialist officer in the US Navy. Two of Dr. Gray’s daughters are Mary Ellen G. Gilligan EE’79, whose husband is Peter F. Gilligan CE’78, and Margaret Gray Roeltgen CW’72, who is married to Dr David P. Roeltgen C’72, and their son is Michael C. Roeltgen C’00, whose wife is Hadley P. Roeltgen C’99.
Saunders M. Sennet W’44, Sharon, Mass., Dec. 3, 2011. At Penn, he was a member of Pi Lambda Phi fraternity.

1945

Bernard B. Berger W’45, Mt. Holly, Vt., a retired insurance agent with Massachusetts Mutual Life; Dec. 22, 2011. His son is Peter N. Berger C’71.
Herman Young C’45, Yardley, Pa., June 12.
Edward M. Sachs W’45, Sandy Springs, Ga., retired owner of a retail merchandising firm; July 2. At Penn he was a member of the track team. He served in the US Army during World War II.

1946

Evelyn V. Alexander Ed’46, East Longmeadow, Mass., a retired teacher at the Hampden County Learning Disability Center; June 22.
Robert Berzin W’46, Orlando, Fla., a retired land developer; July 11. He had served in the US Army.
Jane Marshall Cox CW’46, Philadelphia, July 15.
Alma Perch Finestone GEd’46, Elkins Park, Pa., Aug. 25. A painter, she also served on the board of the Cheltenham Center for the Arts for many years.
Eleanor K. Hess Ed’46 GEd’48, Villanova, Pa., Dec. 14, 2011. At Penn she was a member of the field hockey, tennis, softball, and basketball teams.
Janet M. Juve OT’46, El Cerrito, Calif., July 4, 2011.

1947

Dr. Howard W. Hansell C’47 GM’54, Berkeley, Calif., a retired psychiatrist; June 4, 2011.
William C. Hortman W’47, Greenwood, S.C., April 22. He had been a member of Mask & Wig.

1948

Albert C. Bassett W’48, Broomall, Pa., June 21.
Dr. James A. Dull M’48 GM’56, Greensburg, Pa, a retired surgeon at Westmoreland Hospital; July 30.
Walter J. Gregonis W’48, Columbus, N.C., a retired plant manager for General Motors; Feb. 26. At Penn, he was a member of the Friars Senior Society, played on the football team, and was a member of the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame. He served in the US Army during World War II.
Norman P. Hamilton C’48, Roebling, N.J., a retired teacher; May 25, At Penn, he was a member of Phi Sigma Kappa fraternity.
Dr. Robert H. Hollis C’46 V’48, Naples, Fla., a retired veterinarian; Dec. 18, 2011. At Penn he was a member of Phi Gamma Delta fraternity and the rowing team.
Norman S. Levy C’48, Rochester, N.Y., Sept. 6, 2011. During World War II, he served in the US Air Force.
M. Craig Medoff W’48, Carlsbad, Calif., May 11, 2011.
Donald L. Parvin W’48, Cape May Court House, N.J., Sept. 24, 2011.
William W. Paul G’48, Carol Stream, Ill., June 18, 2012.
Dr. Robert E. Smith M’48, Mt. Vernon, Ohio, Dec. 17, 2010.
Frank C. Snedaker W’48, Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., past president of the Florida Land Title Association; July 3. At Penn, he was a member of the Friars Senior Society and Kappa Sigma fraternity. He served in the US Army Air Corps.
Elizabeth Foster Snyder DH’48, Beesley’s Point, N.J., July 12. She was a past president of the Upper Township Historical Preservation Society. Her husband is Dr. Alden L. Snyder D’55.
Walter F. Spiegel ME’48 GME’57, Columbia, Md., July 18. His son is James R. Spiegel EE’79 GEE’80.
Morton Swinger W’48, Broomall, Pa., March 25, 2011. His son is Dr. Alan B. Swinger C’81.
George R. Voltzow W’48, Clearwater, Fla., retired treasurer and chief financial officer of Kapok Tree Inns, Inc.; May 9. At Penn he was a member of Phi Kappa Psi fraternity. He had served in the US Army.
Dr. Gretchen Bieber Wagner M’48 GM’52, Cleveland, a retired surgeon; September 2011.
Marguerite R. Waters NEd’48, Oneonta, N.Y., a retired school nurse teacher; July 25.
 
1949

Helen S. Barth WEv’49, Philadelphia, a retired office manager with the Smith Edwards Dunlop Co.; Jan. 18. At Penn she was a member of Chi Alpha Phi sorority.
Dr. An-Min Chung WG’49 Gr’53, Haverford, Pa., a retired professor of management at Drexel University; July 27.
Cassin W. Craig L’49, Gwynedd, Pa., retired partner in the law firm of Wisler, Pearlstine, Talone, Craig & Garrity; July 8. He was also solicitor for the Montgomery County Housing Authority for 37 years.
John B. Hornor W’49, Sun City West, Ariz., former vice president of sales & marketing for B. Heller & Co.; Jan. 15. At Penn he was a member of Phi Kappa Sigma fraternity. During World War II, he served in the US Army.
Ruth S. Jacobus Ed’49, Lancaster, Pa., a nurse; Aug. 19, 2011. She was one of the organizers of the Lancaster Head Start Program. She had served in the US Navy.
Joseph G. Kadison C’49, Berwyn, Pa., June 29, 2011.
David E. Kaplan EE’49, Cherry Hill, N.J., Jan. 15, 2011.
Rebecca Schlam Lutto CW’49, Princeton, N.J., July 2, 2011.
Donald F. Panaro W’49, Philadelphia, a retired IBM marketing representative; July 5. At Penn he was a member of the men’s soccer team. He had served in the US Army during the Korean War.
James G. Royer W’49, Pilesgrove, N.J., a retired accountant for RCA; Dec. 1, 2011. He served in the US Air Force during World War II.
Orin H. Soest W’49, Sequim, Wash., Feb. 14.
Anna M. Taylor Ed’49 GEd’50, Bryn Mawr, Pa., Nov. 29, 2010.
Hugh Tobin W’49,
Aurora, Ohio, former president of railroads at Republic Steel Corp.; April 23. At Penn, he was a member of Phi Delta Theta fraternity. He served in the US Navy during World War II. His brother is Philip T. Tobin W’55.
John W. Whelan W’49, Berwyn, Pa., June 7.
 

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 1950

Benjamin E. Cohen W’50, South Windsor, Conn., a retired partner with Blum Shapiro CPAs; Sept. 26, 2011. At Penn he was a member of the sprint football team.
Thomas J. Fleming W’50, New Cumberland, Pa., retired plant manager for the old Fruehauf Corp.; July 6. He served in the US Army during World War II.
Dr. Martin M. Freedman D’50, Monmouth Beach, N.J., Dec. 1, 2010.
Irene Halmi Ed’50, Palmerton, Pa., a retired nurse; Aug. 14. During World War II, she served in the US Army.
Beverley W. Hirsig W’50, Jacksonville, Fla., Nov. 4, 2010.
Robert A. Henderson GEd’50, Forty Fort, Pa., former supervisor of music for the Wyoming Valley School District; Aug. 23.
William F. Millar W’50, Sewickley, Pa., June 20. At Penn, he was a member of the rowing team.
Jack L. Mohn C’50, Scotch Plains, N.J., a retired history teacher; May 5. At Penn, he was a member of Alpha Chi Rho fraternity. During the Korean War, he served in the US Air Force.
Robert T. Mullen W’50, Somerset, Mass., retired head of Mullen Bros. Jewelers; July 31. At Penn, he was a member of the Friars Senior Society, Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity, and the track team. He served in the US Navy during the Korean War, and later in the Naval Reserves.
Ferguson H. Reeves C’50, Lawrenceville, N.J., Dec. 13, 2010.
Otto P. Steinhoff Jr. Mu’50 G’57, Newark, Del., a retired music teacher; Nov. 11, 2010. At Penn, he was a member of Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity.
Wiladine G. Van Wert CW’50, Canton, Ohio, July 13. He had worked for Eastman Kodak.
Herbert Watstein L’50, Bristol, Conn., a retired trial attorney; Nov. 27, 2011.

1951

Dr. Justin Aronfreed C’51, Wynnewood, Pa., professor emeritus of psychology at Penn; Aug. 18. He was appointed assistant professor in 1959, rising through the ranks to professor, and retiring as emeritus professor in 1999. His book, Conduct and Conscience (1968), is deemed a landmark on the development of psychological mechanisms that account for character, and that explain empathy and altruism. For many decades, Dr. Aronfreed was the principal teacher of the fundamental introductory course in developmental psychology. A daughter is Dr. Jessica M. Aronfreed C’82 and his son is Eric L. Aronfreed C’83.
Dr. Leo T. Bruyette Jr. D’51, Simsbury, Conn., a retired dentist; July 18. He served in the US Air Force during the World War II and the Korean War.
John S. de Cani WG’51 Gr’58, Philadelphia, professor emeritus of statistics at the Wharton School; Aug. 8. At Penn he was a member of the rowing team. He was appointed an assistant professor in 1958, chaired the department from 1971 to 1978, and retired in 1995 with emeritus status. He specialized in statistical computing, statistics in clinical trials, and statistics as legal evidence. Dr. de Cani co-wrote Basic Statistics with Business Applications (1973). He won Penn’s Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching in 1964.
Edward H. Gessner WEv’51, Norristown, Pa., founder of a plastic-molding firm; July 16.
Morris M. Shuster W’51 L’54, Wynneford, Pa., a retired attorney with Chimicles & Tikellis LLP; Aug. 21. At Penn he was a member of Kappa Nu fraternity. An adjunct professor at Penn Law, he had taught dispute resolution, set up the moot trial court room; he also established a professorship. He was awarded Penn Law’s Alumni Award of Merit in 1994.
Jan E. G. Smit G’51, Santa Ynez, Calif., retired director of lubricants for Royal Dutch Shell; Aug. 1. At 17, he joined the Dutch Resistance to the Nazi occupation.
John F. Winchester WG’51, Avon, Conn., former executive director of the state lottery; June 27..
Dr. Noyes E. Yale Jr. C’51, Avon, Conn., a retired physician at Englewood Hospital; June 23. At Penn he was a member of Phi Gamma Delta fraternity.

1952

Luther D. Arnold GEE’52, Linwood, N.J., a retired stockbroker with Prudential Bache; Jan. 30. Serving in the US Army during and after World War II, he was military governor of Bayreuth, Germany.
Sidney L. Carr W’52, Savannah, Ga., founder of an equipment-leasing company; June 22. At Penn he was a member of Phi Kappa Psi fraternity. He earlier worked for IBM for many years. His brother is James E. Carr L’47.
Dr. Herman J. Flax GM’52, North Bethesda, Md., professor emeritus of physical medicine and rehabilitation at Virginia Commonwealth University; April 26. His son is Hjalmar Flax C’64.
Dr. H. David Hammond Gr’52, Flagstaff, Ariz., Nov. 26, 2010.
Dr. Donald H. Johnson C’52, Durango, Colo., retired head of anesthesiology at West Jersey Hospital in Camden, N.J.; June 1.
Dr. Martin E. Rose C’52, New York, a retired thoracic surgeon in Doctors’ Hospital of Staten Island; Aug. 6. At Penn, he was a member of the men’s swimming team. He had been chief of medical staff at the old St. Vincent’s Hospital. His daughter is Dr. Nancy C. Rose C’80 GM’92 and his son is Dr. Kenneth M. Rose C’82.
Dr. Joseph S. Schmuckler Ed’52 GrEd’68, Havertown, Pa., Dec. 26, 2011.
Dr. Robert E. Schultz Gr’52, Fairview Village, Pa., June 26.
Dr. Seymour R. Stall C’52, Palm Beach, Fla., a retired physician; May 28. His daughters are Zerlina Stall Kaplan C’88 and Deirdre Stall Osofsky W’79, whose husband is Alan B. Osofsky WG’79.
Dr. Walter S. Vincent Jr. Gr’52, Falmouth, Mass., emeritus professor and former chair of biological sciences at the University of Delaware; Aug. 4.
 
1953

Dr. Colum J. Boyland D’53, St. Helena Island, S.C., a retired director of dental services at Beaufort Jasper Comprehensive Health; March 20. He had served in the US Army. His wife is Dr. Deo Rhodes Boyland D’55.
Dr. T. Clark Corson C’53, Bloomsburg, Pa., former chief of obstetrics at Bloomsburg Hospital; June 21. At Penn, he was a member of Theta Chi fraternity.
Henry R. Edmunds GEd’53, Haddon Heights, N.J., July 15.
Dr. Kenneth C. Fordham D’53, Naples, Fla., a retired dentist who had maintained a practice in Radnor, Pa., for many years; July 29. He founded the Fordham-Page Clinic, a non-profit dedicated to improving the nutrition of his patients. His son is Dr. Kenneth C. Fordham Jr. GEd’81 D’82.
Dr. James N. Kaufman C’53, Frankfort, Mich., a retired physician; Feb. 25.
Dr. Michael R. Loreti C’53 GM’65, Wyckoff, N.J., a retired ophthalmologist; July 1. At Penn he was a member of Delta Upsilon fraternity.
Bernard D. Mann C’53, Rockville Centre, N.Y., March 19.
Catherine A. Quinn HUP’53 Nu’68, Philadelphia, Aug. 23.
Dr. Nicholas Spock C’53, Shamokin, Pa., a retired physician; June 21.

1954

William R. Bach C’54, Madison, Conn., retired owner of the Melba Inn, who had served as chair of the New Canaan Town Council; July 27. At Penn, he was a member of Alpha Tau Omega fraternity.
William C. Cramer Jr. Ar’54, Brick, N.J., June 30.
Anthony Gabriel EE’54, Johnstown, Pa., June 27.
Ronald C. Leckey W’54, Pennsburg, Pa., a retired manager with Merck & Co.; March 30, 2011.
Harvey Levitt C’54, Aurora, Colo., April 4, 2011.
Rosamond S. Lindsey GEd’54, Philadelphia, Sept. 12, 2011.
Charles L. Walker Jr. W’54, Fishkill, N.Y., April 25.
Vera M. Zabel CW’54, Huntingdon Valley, Pa., April 18, 2011.

1955

Alfred N. Daniel PT’55, Riverton, N.J., co-manager of Philadelphia Physical Therapy; July 3.
Richard A. Hunsberger W’55, Schenectady, N.Y., a retired accountant at Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory; Aug. 2. At Penn he was a member of Alpha Tau Omega fraternity, the Penn Band, and the rowing team.
Dr. Richard O. Loeb C’55, Syosset, N.Y., May 5, 2011.
Anthony T. Maltese Ar’55, New York, May 17, 2012.
Dr. George J. Stockburger Gr’55, Wilmington, Del., a retired supervisor of the analytical section for Astra Zeneca; July 20. He had earned many patents and wrote papers on polyol and emulsifiers. During World War II, he served in the US Army. His son is Edward F. Stockburger GEE’88.

1956

Dr. J. Thomas Dwyer C’56 G’58 Gr’67, Elizabethtown, Pa., retired lecturer in English at Elizabethtown College; Feb. 20.
Dr. Rodolfo A. Garcia-Rodriquez GM’56, Avalon, N.J., a retired physician who had maintained a practice there from 1962 until 1996; Dec. 8, 2011.
Dr. Edward G. Holteen D’56, Ft. Washington, Pa., a retired dentist who had taught operative dentistry at the Dental School, from 1959 to 1969; July 13. He was a member of the Flying Dentists Association, working in Central America and the Caribbean.
John S. Schmid L’56, St. Petersburg, Fla., a retired attorney; July 29. His wife is Barbara Jones Schmid CW’55.
Florence Cermak Yunk Nu’56, Hainesport, N.J., June.

1957

Daniel G. Alman W’57, Boynton Beach, Fla., Aug. 15. At Penn, he was a member of Kappa Nu fraternity.
Dr. Verne H. Bovie Gr’57, Springvale, Maine, professor of English literature at Nasson College; March 31.
Peter G. Graf W’57, New York, Feb. 7.
Donald C. Kuser WEF’57, Reading, Pa., July 10, 2011.

1958

Jerome Ackerman C’58 WG’69, Maple Shade, N.J., Oct. 8, 2011. His wife is Frances Balis Ackerman Ed’59 GEd’64
Dr. Arash Bormanshinov Gr’58, Lanham, Md., Dec. 22, 2011.
Lawrence S. First W’58, Calabasas, Calif., Dec. 3, 2011.
Dr. Charles Heisterkamp III M’58, Lancaster, Pa., retired director of the biomedical-engineering program in the Research and Development Command of the US Surgeon General, where he helped establish national protocols for trauma treatment; Aug. 18.
Dr. Donald J. Kasper GM’58, West Chester, Pa., former chief of radiology at Taylor Hospital; March 16.
Dr. Lee R. Miller C’58, Philadelphia, May 16.
Benjamin H. Renshaw III W’58 WG’60, Jenks, Okla., a retired senior executive with the US Department of Justice in Washington; Dec. 22, 2011.
Gabrielle M. Torok Nu’58, Harrisburg, Pa., a retired registered nurse at the old Haverford State Hospital; June 10.
David Whitney WG’58, Ottsville, Pa., June 13.
John J. Williams GEE’58, Broomall, Pa., a retired head of his own electrical contracting firm; Jan. 12, 2011. He had worked for Acme Markets before starting his own contracting company. He served in the US Army during World War II. His daughter is Paula M. Williams CW’75.

1959

Libby Barnshaw Nu’59, Springfield, Mass., a former nurse who latterly taught mathematics at East Longmeadow High School; June 21. Her husband is Dr. H. Douglas Barnshaw M’61 GM’65.
Dr. Nathan R. Carb Jr. Gr’59, Pitman, N.J., retired head of English at Rowan University, from 1983 to 2003; June 30.
Dr. Victor Cogen GEd’59, Marlton, N.J., Jan. 15, 2011.
J. Donald Reimenschneider WG’59, Collegeville, Pa., former township manager of East Whiteland; March 26. In retirement, he was a teacher’s aide in special education. A daughter is Sophia J. Reimenschneider C’96.
Eugene Schlanger W’59, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., a former economic-development manager of that city; Jan. 25.
Dr. Glenn M. Sparks GEE’59 GrE’70, Shamong, N.J., a former systems engineer with RCA/GE; May 23.
Dr. Jack C. White GM’59, West Chester, Pa., former vice president of medical affairs at Paoli Memorial Hospital; July 1, 2011. His daughter is Suzane White Villarini GNu’83.

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1960


William Barth G’60, Philadelphia, Feb. 28, 2011.
Warren M. Edelson W’60, San Diego, April 8. At Penn, he was a member of Beta Sigma Rho fraternity.
Jane L. Hart Nu’60, Bryn Mawr, Pa., Nov. 20, 2010.
Diane Epstein Kauders PT’60, Milford, Conn., March 20, 2011.
Evan J. McCorkle Jr. Ar’60, Virginia Beach, Va., March 24.
Joseph M. Schwebel W’60, Canfield, Ohio, retired head of his family’s bakery; Co.; July 23.
Frederick F. Sellers Jr. GEE’60, Washington, July 13, 2011.
Dr. John S. Terrell M’60 GM’64, Kansas City, Mo., retired director of the health center at Texas Christian University; July 14.
Dr. A. Vivian Yanovski GM’60, Philadelphia, a retired physician; April 19, 2011. Her daughter is Anna D. Yanovski C’80 and her son is Dr. Jack A. Yanovski C’84 G’84 M’86 Gr’89, whose wife is Dr. Susan Zelitch Yanovski M’85.
 
1961

Paul R. Anapol L’61, Key West, Fla., founder of Anapol Schwartz, a Philadelphia plaintiff personal-injury law firm; July 6.
Jerome R. Richter W’61, Jupiter, Fla., retired former senior partner at Blank Rome LLP, who served as its litigation chair for many years; Aug. 19. He also had been an assistant US attorney and an assistant city solicitor in Philadelphia. His wife is Sheryl L. Auerbach L’76 and his son is Jonathan R. Richter C’08 W’08.
Dr. Laird G. L. Ward Gr’61, Windermere, Fla., Dec. 19, 2011.

1962

E. David Abrams EE’62,
San Jose, Calif., Sept. 14, 2011.
Dr. Michael Kaplit GEE’62 GRE’65, Columbia, Md., April 10, 2011.
Robert H. Middleton WEv’62, Mobile, Ala., July 27.
Dr. Theodore N. Smith GM’62, Fayetteville, N.Y, June 5, 2011.
Martin R. Stefanik W’62, Kutztown, Pa., a former assistant vice president of finance for the Wellington Management Co.; May 18.
Dr. Robert A. Sterling D’62, Miami, a retired cosmetic dentist; July 14. He was a former president of the South Dade Dental Society.

1963

Philip A. Einhorn C’63, Southampton, Pa., March 17, 2011.
Bernard A. Jenson ASC’63, Princeton, N.J., Jan. 29, 2011.
Ruth Rodgers Lugassy DH’63, San Rafael, Calif., May 17.
Bernard G. McGarry Jr. W’63, Ft. Worth, Tex., co-owner and director of Landmark Bank Mid-Cities; April 25. He also owned a Ford dealership. At Penn he was a member of the Friars Senior Society and manager of the tennis and squash teams.
Ronald Reisman G’63, Northbrook, Ill., Jan. 18.
John H. Rumbarger GME’63, Nazareth, Pa., a retired executive engineer with Arvin/Calspan Corp.; June 2.

1964

Susan Mindel Cole CW’64, Boca Raton, Fla., July 4. She  had been an analyst at a New York investment bank then a teacher in White Plains, N.Y. She was past president of the Florida chapter of the American Jewish Committee. Her daughter is Allison Cole Druyanoff C’92.
Chester J. Sokolowski GEd’64, Cherry Hill, N.J., March 20, 2011.
Lewis L. Tanguy Jr. GEE’64, Wallingford, Pa., Jan. 15, 2011.

1965

Paul S. Souder Jr. WG’65,
Devon, Pa., Jan 11. For 35 years, he had worked in Washington, chiefly on logistics analysis for the US Army.
Bruce A. Stayman GEd’65, Silver Spring, Md., May 12.
Jerome N. Weiland GEE’65, Highland Park, Ill., Jan. 11.

1966

John O. Mangan III G’66, Blue Bell, Pa., a former assistant commissioner in the Philadelphia Department of Public Health, who later worked for Keystone Mercy; July 16.
Dr. Charles E. Metz GEE’66 GRE’69, Burr Ridge, Ill., professor of radiology at the University of Chicago; July 4. He developed the Metz filter, for enhanced resolution in nuclear imaging.

1967

Dr. George M. J. Slusarczuk Gr’67,
Monroe, N.Y., April. His son is Borys I. Slusarczuk EE’91.
John H. Way Jr. G’67, Flemington, Pa., a geologist with the Pennsylvania Geologic Survey; Feb. 21. At Penn he was a member of Alpha Tau Omega fraternity. He taught at Lock Haven University for many years.
Kathryn King Wolfe CW’67, New Rochelle, N.Y., July 19.

1969

J. Castrina-Hanula Nu’69 GNu’75,
Peoria, Ariz., a retired hospital administrator and consultant; March 11.
Dr. Roger C. David M’69, Portland, Ore., an ophthalmologist; Aug. 9.
Charles O. Dougherty WG’69, Philadelphia, Feb. 28.
Lynn Jordon Frederickson CGS’69, West Chester, Pa., March 30.
Dr. Richard V. Gutowski C’69 Gr’74, Haddon Heights, N.J., April 23.


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1970
Jan Hasek WG’70, Prague, Czech Republic, Aug. 5.
Richard W. Loveman C’70, Centennial, Colo., a principal at RLA Design, LLC; May 16. He co-wrote Never on Wednesday: The First Decade of the Rio Grande Zephyr (1980). His son is James W. Loveman W’97.
Dr. Leonard D. Miller GrEd’70, Philadelphia, April 2. His son is Scott Michael Miller C’94.
Michael J. Saylor C’70, Great Falls, Mont., a waiter at the 5th Street Diner; June 6. At Penn he was a member of Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity. He had been director of project planning at the Philadelphia Housing Development Corp., and director of community-sponsored projects in the city.

1971

R. Jeffrey Forbes C’71, Campbellsville, Ky., June 21, 2011. At Penn, he was a member of the lacrosse team.

1972

Timothy J. Alston W’72, Aldeburgh, UK, June 16. At Penn, he was a member of the Friars Senior Society.
Dr. Anthony J. Ciurczak D’72, Great Meadows, N.J., a retired dentist who had maintained a practice for many years; June 29. He had been chief of dental staff at the Hackettstown Regional Medical Center.
Cornelius T. Finnegan III L’72, Darien, Conn., a retired partner at the law firm of Willkie Farr & Gallagher; July 17.
Arthur E. Johnson G’72, Villanova, Pa., a project manager at Siemens Medical Solutions; March 15.
Carol E. Muratore W’72, Santa Fe, N.M., a retired vice president at Morgan Stanley; June 14.

1973
Christine Jacobson Kimball CW’73, Hamilton, Mass., Aug. 18.

1974

Carolyn K. Goldenberg CGS’74 SW’77, Philadelphia, Nov. 26, 2011.
Walter M. Rhoades GEd’74, West Grove, Pa., a former assistant with the Upper Merion School District; Dec. 30, 2011.

1976

Sue Ann Feinberg C’76, Altadena, Calif., March 29.

1977

Dr. Norman Lee Letvin GM’77, Newton, Mass., chief of viral pathogenesis at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center; May 28. His discovery of simian immunodeficiency virus led to groundbreaking AIDS vaccine research. He edited the AIDS section of Science for 13 years.


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1980

Dr. Victoria K. Carchidi C’80 G’84 Gr’87 GFA’10 LPS’11, Narberth, Pa., former head of the English department at Green Mountain College; Aug. 15. Her husband is Bruce G. Carchidi C’77 and her sister is E. Story Biddle C’83.
Dr. Randi Beth Weiss C’80, Lewisville, N.C., a partner with the law firm of Womble Carlyle; Aug. 2. Before her legal career, she was a research scientist at the Wake Forest University medical school. Her father is Edgar M. Weiss W’55.

1981

Helen M. Johnson WG’81, Havertown, Pa., a former product manager for the old Smith Kline; Oct. 1, 2011.

1982

Dr. David A. Coffey W’82, Los Angeles, an adolescent and pediatric psychiatrist who had maintained a private practice in Westwood; Jan. 17. President-elect of the Psychiatric Clinical Faculty Association at the UCLA medical school, he was included in the “Best Doctors in America” list for 2011-12. His daughter is Olivia I. Coffey C’10.

1983

Dr. Melvin T. L. Ang Gr’83, San Rafael, Calif., a diplomat with the US State Department; March 6. He was political-section chief at the American Institute in Taiwan and political adviser at the US Mission to the United Nations.
James W. Barnes WEv’83, Alfred, Maine, a former school business administrator in New Jersey and Pennsylvania; March 28.

1986

Renee W. Cohen WEv’86 G’97, Pennsauken, N.J., Nov. 3, 2010.
Dr. Christina K. Gilmartin Gr’86, Milton, Mass., a professor of history at Northeastern University; July 12. An expert on China, she was the founding director of the Asian-studies program there. She was co-founding coordinator of the Gender Studies Workshop at the Fairbank Center for East Asian Research at Harvard University.

1988

Cleveland O’Neal Jr. G’88, Clementon, N.J., April 6, 2011.

1989

Dr. Ernest A. Barrett G’89 Gr’97, Philadelphia, June 25.

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1990

Henry Frederic Winter C’90 G’96 WG’96, Shanghai, China, July 20.

1993

Stephanie Kacur Epstein SW’93, Philadelphia, retired director of community-based treatment programs for Presbyterian Children’s Village; July 26. Her husband is William Epstein WG’87.

1994

Dr. Thomas A. Meyer G’94 Gr’98, Philadelphia, an assistant professor of philosophy at Temple University; Aug. 6.

1995

Dr. Donald C. Liu GM’95, Chicago, section chief of pediatric surgery and surgeon-in-chief at the Comer Children’s Hospital; Aug. 5.

 

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2004

Sheri V. Gerald CGS’04, Bryn Mawr, Pa., a teacher at Marion High School; July 17.

2005

Jonathan R. Tvedt W’05, Seattle, June 5, 2011. He had just completed the first year for an MBA from Northwestern University.

2006

Dmitry A. Shklovsky G’06 WG’06, Beverly Hills, Calif., July 5.

2007

Dr. Nirav P. Patel Gr’07 GM’08 Gr’09, Wyomissing, Pa., a pulmonary physician who was an associate professor in the Division of Sleep Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine; May 17.

2008

Jeffrey F. Janoski GEd’08 G’10, Philadelphia, Sept. 7, 2011.

2011

Jean L. Curcio LPS’11, Philadelphia, July 10.
William E. Russell C’11, Philadelphia, March 3. He had worked in computing support at Penn’s Department of Psychology.
William L. Sassaman SPP’11, Philadelphia, Aug. 19. He had worked with the mentally challenged homeless at Pennsylvania Hospital.

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Faculty and Staff

Dr. Justin Aronfreed. See Class of 1951.
John S. de Cani. See Class of 1951.
Timothy N. Dillard, Philadelphia, retired director of grants operations for the Department of Cancer Biology and the Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute; May 17. He worked at Penn for over 25 years.
Dr. Harry J. Gray. See Class of 1944.
Dr. Edward G. Holteen. See Class of 1956.
Frederick D. Hunter, Philadelphia, a cook in Hill House from 1978 to 2010; May 26.
Dr. Phoebe S. Leboy, Narberth, Pa., professor emerita of biochemistry at the Penn School of Dental Medicine; June 16. A pioneer in the field of regenerative medicine, she chaired the biochemistry department, 1992–95. She was Penn Dental’s first woman professor, and founded and chaired Women for Equal Opportunity at the University of Pennsylvania, leading Penn to numerous advances in its programs for women. Dr. Leboy received the Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching in 2005, and was president of the Association for Women in Science. Her husband is Dr. Neal Nathanson, professor emeritus of microbiology.
Dr. Nirav P. Patel. See Class of 2008.
Morris M. Shuster. See Class of 1951.
Jan E. G. Smit. See Class of 1951.
Dr. Annemarie Weber, Merion, Pa., professor emerita of biochemistry and biophysics at the Perelman School of Medicine; July 5. She joined the Penn faculty in 1972, and retired with emeritus status in 1998.  She had done pioneering work on the role of calcium as intracellular messengers. Dr. Weber received the Berwick Award in 1985 and the Provost’s Award for Distinguished Teaching in 2001.

 

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