Obits

Alumni

WALLACE E. BOSTICK, Seattle, age 88, March 7.

JAMES PATRICK, ’33, San Mateo, Calif., age 100, Dec. 29.

GENEVA H. EASTON, ’39, Bellevue, age 95, Jan. 23.

SHIRLEY H. FULLER, ’39, Olympia, age 96, Jan. 16.

SHERMAN K. BURD, ’40, Yakima, age 94, Dec. 10.

ELROY A. GRABER, ’41, Anacortes, age 96.

ARNOLD HENRY GROTH, ’41, Seattle, age 94, Dec. 3.

BYRON NORMAN PAGE, ’41, Seattle, age 95, Feb. 10.

GRACE M. POLLOCK, ’41, Camp Hill, Penn., age 94, Feb. 15.

FRANKLIN M. KILPATRICK, ’42, Anacortes.

FRANK WILSON PURDY, ’42, ’43, Stanwood, age 96, Jan. 8.

GEORGE J. SELVIDGE, ’43, ’55, Lynnwood, age 92, Jan. 20.

WILLIAM HAROLD COOLEY, ’44, ’57, Edmonds, age 89, March 10.

KENNETH R. GILPIN, ’44, Miami, Okla., age 87, Dec. 2009.

MURIEL CAPP HENDERSON, ’44, Shoreline, age 92, Jan. 27.

RALPH E. BRUNO, ’45, ’50, Seattle, age 91, March 7.

JOHN W. IRVINE, ’45, La Conner, age 91, Feb. 24.

HAROLD KENNER, ’45, Lynnwood, age 87, Feb. 2.

ROBERT KRIEBEL, ’46, Seattle, age 89, March 21.

EDWARD H. LANDON, ’46, ’49, Madras, Ore., age 98, Jan. 15.

DOLORES I. McGREGOR, ’46, Kauai, Hawaii, age 88, Jan. 14.

KATHLEEN BERGQUIST, ’47, Boise, Idaho, May 17, 2005.

ROBERT DUPAR, ’47, Palm Desert, Calif., age 86.

JANICE DODGE EDWARDS, ’47, Bellevue, age 88, Dec. 27.

GEORGE ALBERT GUY, ’47, Seattle, age 90, Jan. 22.

JAMES MATCHETT, ’47, Federal Way, age 91, March 13.

WILLIAM C. TOWNER, ’47, Seattle, age 87, Feb. 14.

KENNETH G. BERGQUIST, ’48, Boise, Idaho, age 89, July 2.

MARJORIE ROSE DAU, ’48, Seattle, age 87, Dec. 26.

PIERRE ROGER DOW, 48, ’52, Vancouver, B.C., age 90, Jan. 3.

ROGER W. BOCKMAN, ’49, Mercer Island, age 90, Feb. 25.

THELMA CAPLAN, ’49, ’52, Seattle, age 84, Jan. 7.

LOWELL S. FENTON, ’49, Hemet, Calif., age 86, July 28, 2010.

HAROLD B. FREDRICKSON, ’49, Poulsbo, age 90, March 24.

EDGAR H. MARROY, ’49, Bellingham, age 89, March 17.

VLADIMIR USHAKOFF, ’49, Fall City, age 89.

VALERIE MAXINE BAILEY, ’50, Kirkland, age 85, Nov. 25.

MARION M. BISHOP, ’50, Everett, age 90, March 11, 2012.

VICTOR W. COHRS, ’50, Woodinville, age 85, Dec. 16.

RUTH CORNWALL, ’50, Lakewood, age 85, Feb. 10.

ROBERT FLETCHER, ’50, Seattle, age 86, Jan. 11.

FREDERICK G. GREAVES JR., ’50, Seattle, age 90, March 18.

MARGARET A. HOLLINGER, ’50, Seattle, age 102, Jan. 17.

MARTIN J. MILLER, ’50, Laguna Beach, Calif., age 88, Feb. 2.

BERNIE MINSK, ’50, Lynnwood, age 85, Feb. 28.

CLAIRE THOMPSON RAAUM, ’50, Mercer Island, age 84, Feb. 5.

ALICE REHN, ’50, ’57, Bellevue, age 84, Dec. 31.

RAYMOND SPARLIN, ’50, Everett, age 90, Feb. 8.

GINNY TYLER, ’50, Issaquah, age 86, July 13.

GRANT M. WILLIAMS, ’50, Woodburn, Ore., age 87.

ARDELL E. KUCHENBECKER, ’51, Shoreline, age 92, Jan. 5.

ENAR V. MAGNUSON, ’51, Lynnwood, age 93.

RICHARD OLIN CLARK, ’52, Mill Creek, age 83, Oct. 28.

C. LINCOLN ERWIN, ’52, ’53, Portland, Ore., age 84.

MARTHA FITCH, ’52, Mercer Island, age 97, March 13.

ELEANOR BLACK LOWE, ’52, Vancouver, Wash., age 85, Jan. 26.

AUBREY WENDLING, ’52, ’54, San Diego, age 94, Dec. 3.

PATRICIA FORHAN TAFT, ’52, Seattle, age 88, Jan. 4.

FRANCIS CHAN, ’53, Bellevue, age 85, Jan. 5.

J. MICHAEL COOGAN, ’53, Rockville, Md., age 81, Jan. 27.

GEORGE MASON HALL, ’53, ’60, Poulsbo, age 83, Jan. 31.

GORDON ILES, ’53, Seattle, age 82, Jan. 22.

SIEGFRIED F. KIEMLE, ’53, Seattle, age 82, March 1.

PEGGY JUNE MOEHRING, ’53, Seattle, age 82, May 26, 2009.

DON TRUAX, ’53, Eugene, Ore., age 84, March 24, 2012.

MAURICE M. EPSTEIN, ’54, Seattle, age 88, March 3.

ROBERT L. PEABODY, ’54, ’56, Vancouver, Wash., age 81, March 20.

DALE FRITZ, ’55, age 88, Feb. 7.

JAMES HUGHBANKS, ’55, Bothell, age 81, March 2.

NORVAL EARL PHELPS JR., ’55, Seattle, age 78, Jan. 12.

LEONTINA BRITA SCRIVANICH, ’55, Kirkland, age 83, Jan. 31.

DRURY PIFER, ’56, Delaware, age 78, June 8, 2012.

SHIRLEY LATTA HIRSCH, ’56, Redmond, age 77, Dec. 23.

DANIEL W. MORGAN, ’56, Seattle, age 80.

JAMES BERESFORD WARREN SR. ’56, Seattle, age 92, March 5.

THOMAS DOWD JR., ’57, ’81, Seattle, age 88, Feb. 8.

ISABEL HOPF, ’57, Seattle, age 77, March 14.

JOHN ZEFKELES, ’57, Bellevue, age 76, Jan. 4.

DONALD ALAN ADAMS, ’58, ’65, Price, Utah, age 81, Jan. 23.

ELIZABETH CULVER, ’58, Seattle, age 79, Jan. 13.

ROBERT. J. FOSSATTI, ’58, Ronald, Wash., age 76, Jan. 22.

RANDALL GLOEGE, ’58, ’62, Billings, Mont., age 79, Feb. 19.

EMILY PEROVICH, ’58, Seattle, age 82, Feb. 17.

RICHARD W. ROBERTS, ’58, Burien, age 83, Feb. 10.

FARRELL J. BROWN, ’59, Seattle, age 78, Jan. 13.

ROBERT H. COLFELT, ’59, ’63, Seattle, age 79, Feb. 1.

GLEN HAALAND, ’59, Circleville, Utah, age 78, Jan. 25.

ROBERT E. MacDONALD, ’59, Alexandria, VA., age 76, Jan. 29.

DAVID H. McINTYRE, ’59, Idaho Springs, Idaho, age 76, Dec. 15.

C. STANLEY WEBERT, ’59, Surprise, Ariz., age 75, Jan. 19.

JOANNA FARRIS, ’60, Seattle, age 75, Jan. 31.

NOEL KEITH SHAWLEE, ’60, Bellevue, age 79, Jan. 29.

JOHN CLAIR CAMPBELL, ’61, Seattle, age 84, Jan. 11.

WAYNE GAFFNEY JR. ’61, Yakima, age 74, Feb. 16.

RODNEY GILBERT RICH, ’61, Seattle, age 80, Jan. 15.

STEPHEN J. REARDON, ’62, Butte, Mont., age 84.

VK BHAT, ’63, Shoreline, age 80, Dec. 22.

JUDITH O. FROLICH, ’63, Seattle, age 72, Nov. 30.

EDNA STRODE JOHNSON, ’63, Daytona Beach, Fla., age 80, May 25.

JEANNE BABIK, ’64, Carlton, age 71, Jan. 16.

W. RONALD DIETZ, ’64, Lisle, Ill., age 70, March 21.

LAVERNE DOTSON, ’64, Sisters, Ore., age 77, Feb. 18.

HERMAN TROTSKY, ’64, Seattle, age 72.

AKIRA MORIGUCHI, ’65, Seattle, age 73, Dec. 22.

ELENA GENTALA, ’66, Seattle, age 96, March 8.

BETTY JANE HERMANSON, ’66, ’67, Bellevue, age 91, Jan. 24.

EDWARD JONESCHILD, ’66, Mercer Island, age 73, Feb. 21.

CLARENCE LARSON, ’66, ’68, Portland, age 71, Dec. 30.

ERICK F. NUNN, ’66, Seattle, age 69, March 10.

LAWRENCE R. STOFFEL, ’66, McLean, Va., age 68, Sept. 9, 2012.

CHARLES TONNINGSEN, ’66, Retsil, age 90, Feb. 27.

JOHN NEWELL, ’68, Manson, age 69, Feb. 21.

FRANCES J. RAVAGNI, ’68, Preston, age 90.

RICARDO G. HAHN, ’69, ’72, ’74, Ojai, Calif., age 69, Feb. 2.

JANICE JAHNKE, ’69, Renton, age 69, Jan. 6.

ARVELLA J. WEIR, ’69, Seattle, age 83, Jan. 31.

JAMES DOUGLAS BOWMAN, ’71, Renton, age 69, Dec. 20.

RONALD DENNIS PERRY, ’71, ’75, Seattle, age 67, Feb. 26.

JAMES ANDEREGG, ’72, Bellevue, age 73, March 11.

RALPH HADAC, ’72, Seattle, age 77, Jan. 7.

DENNIS HELGELSON, ’72, Kent, age 71, Jan. 22.

DALE H. VANWOUDENBERG, ’72, Silverdale.

WILLIAM F. BULCHIS, ’73, Kirkland, age 63, Feb. 22.

THOMAS PUGH, ’73, ’76, Seattle, age 61, Dec. 15.

WILLIAM H. FREEMAN JR., ’74, Seattle, age 79, Feb. 11.

KRISTEN FLUHRER, ’74, Seattle, age 66, Jan. 16.

DOROTHY DEMARS ALBANO, ’75, Snohomish, age 61, Feb. 16.

DAVID R. COX, ’75, Belmont, Calif., age 66, Jan. 21.

EDWARD M. GRAY, ’75, Snohomish, age 71, Jan. 4.

JUDITH KAPLAN, ’75, Seattle, age 63, Dec. 24.

BARBARA STEINBERG GELLER, ’76, Mercer Island, age 71, March 17.

ROBERT D. MITCHELL, ’76, Seattle, age 62, Nov. 11, 2012.

ANDREW K. McDONALD, ’77, Edmonds, age 57, March 27.

DAVID MILLPOINTER, ’78, Seattle, age 60, Jan. 5.

THOMAS G. GREENE, ’80, Seattle, age 58, Feb. 7.

JOANNE McGINNIS, ’80, Vashon Island, age 63, Jan. 22.

THOMAS VASSAR, ’81, Seattle, age 62, Jan. 25.

MIA MCELDOWNEY, ’82, Vashon Island, age 62, Feb. 1.

HELEN PEARSON, ’83, Federal Way, age 83, March 1.

DANIEL LOCKSHON, ’84, Richmond, Calif., age 58, Feb. 10.

PAUL MacLEAN, ’84, Seattle, age 63, March 16.

MARK WASIELEWSKI, ’84, Seattle, age 52, Feb. 10.

LORI SALZARULO, ’87, Seattle, age 53, Feb. 10.

MICHAEL D. WILK, ’87, Carnation, age 37, 2001.

CAROL ANN CARPENTER, ’88, Maple Valley, age 52, Feb. 27.

ELIZABETH WEDER, ’88, Maple Valley, age 62, Feb. 11.

MONICA DODDS, ’90, Mountlake Terrace, age 60, Jan. 6.

DAVID CLARK HAMILTON, ’99, Lake Forest Park, age 40, Feb. 4.

GEORGE DICKERSON, ’01, Redmond, age 36, Dec. 30.

NATHAN ROBERT SMITH, ’10, Kirkland, age 29, Jan. 6.

Faculty and Friends

HARRY BEATY, ’58, who graduated from the UW School of Medicine and went on to serve as dean of Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine from 1983 to 1997, died Dec. 12. He was an infectious-disease specialist and president of the McGaw Medical Center. He was 80.

JACK BRENNER, professor of English and a director of the Puget Sound Writers Project, died Feb. 8. He received the Distinguished Teaching Award and co-founded the Bulgarian Federation of Baseball. He was 79.

FRANK CUNNINGHAM, who co-founded the junior rowing program for the Seattle Parks system in the 1940s, died March 3 at the age of 91. After graduating from Harvard, he got a teaching credential at the UW and began his career in education.

DAVID FISCHBACH, an expert on the nature and properties of carbon and graphite as professor emeritus of materials science, died Feb. 26 at the age of 86.

ROBERT G. FLEAGLE, professor emeritus of Atmospheric Sciences, was a founding faculty member of his department. He was hired in 1948 and retired in 1987. He died April 20 at the age of 95. His service is set for 11 a.m. Saturday, June 22 at University Unitarian Church.

ROY FLORES, who served as the director of the Ethnic Cultural Center from 1970 to 1974, died March 12. He was a higher education administrator for 40 years. He was 69.

ROBERT HENDERSHOTT, ’50, a World War II veteran and member of the physical education staff at the UW, died Nov. 4. He also served as assistant coach of track and swimming. He was 94.

JAY JACOBS, ’35, a former Husky football player who went on to found the women’s clothing company called Jay Jacobs, died Feb. 15 at the age of 102.

ALDEN MASON, ’42, ’47, a professor of art who inspired generations of students with his painting, died Feb. 5. He taught at the UW from 1948 until his retirement in 1981. His work, self-described in an artist’s statement as “a private world of spontaneity, humor, and abandon,” was shown in galleries in New York and Los Angeles. He was 93.

DAVID NOTKIN, Frank and Wilma Bradley Chair in UW Computer Science and Engineering, was a world leader in software engineering. He died April 22 at the age of 58.

ROBERT PHELPS, ’58, professor of mathematics who served the UW from 1959 to 1996, died Jan. 4. With Errett Bishop, he proved what is today known as the Bishop-Phelps theorem, one of the most important results in functional analysis. He was 87.

GUNNAR RODEN, research professor emeritus of oceanography, died Dec. 28 at the age of 84.

GAY LEE SCHOLZ, who worked for 31 years in the UW mail services department, died Feb. 6 in Wenatchee.

PHIL SMART SR., renowned throughout the Puget Sound area for his car dealership, volunteer service and generous charitable giving, died Feb. 8 at the age of 93. Smart, whose UW education was interrupted by World War II, visited sick children and acted as Santa Claus at Seattle Children’s for several decades. He often spoke of his “Rule of Eight”: Eight hours for working, eight hours for sleep and another eight hours for helping others.

DALE ELWOOD SMITH, ’62, professor of prosthodontics in the School of Dentistry, died Feb. 27. He loved fly-fishing and watching Husky sports. He was 87.

VIRGINIA “GINNY” HILL WOOD, a former UW student who during World War II served in the Women Airforce Service Pilots corps, died March 8. She grew up in Washington and Oregon, and became a noted environmental activist who co-founded the Alaska Conservation Society. She was 95.

PATRICIA ANN WOOD, ’73, ’85, who worked for more than 35 years in research labs in the UW Health Sciences, died Feb. 13. She loved books, birding and singing in the Bach Society. She was 92.

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