alumni In Memoriam
Margaret D. Emswiler (BS42) Chelsea, July 11 Elizabeth G. Wirth (BS42) Ann Arbor, July 27 Betty J. Garlick (BS43) Lansing, Oct. 25 Betty J. Colvin (BS44) Ann Arbor, Aug. 26 Avis R. Spike (BS44) Manchester, Oct. 8 Chester A. Berg (BS46) Battle Creek, Aug. 5 Ralph E. Kwyer (BS46) Detroit, Aug. 12 Jean L. Ross (BS46) Okemos, June 11 Carol F. Guregian (BA47) Plymouth, Sept. 2 James R. Martin Sr. (BS50, MA57, SPA67) Harrison, Sept. 22 Donald E. Bodley (BA53, MA65) Nicholasville, Ky., Aug. 26 Vera L. Horsford (BS53) Spring Arbor Township, July 20 Richard R. Vogt (MS55, BS59) Temperance, May 29 Frances E. Miller (BS56) Greenville, Sept. 12 William G. O’Dell (BS57) Fairbanks, Ark., Aug. 11 Hazel A. Mahaffy (MA58) Peck, July 27 Jeri R. Forster (BS59) Fredericksburg, Va., Aug. 10 Bette J. Hartmann (BS59) Waterford, Aug. 10 Ruth E. Eipperle (BS60, MA65) Ida, July 16 Jack R. Mattlin (BS60) Lancaster, Ohio, May 25 Edwina W. Miller (BS60) Reno, Nev., Oct. 22 Ronald A. Trapp (BS60, MA66) Ypsilanti, Aug. 19 Marcia A. Arnold (BS62, MA69) Hillsdale, Oct. 20 William D. Loudenslager (MA62) Marblehead, Ohio, Oct. 10 Nancy Thompson (BS62) Monroe, Feb. 18 John M. Zgonc (MA62) Watertown, Wis., July 19 Lynn C. Charron (BS63) Laguna Beach, Calif., Sept. 10 William A. Lowery (BS63) Grosse Ile, June 24 Jerrald P. White (BA63) Lansing, July 29 James L. Melby (MA64) Ann Arbor, July 6 Margaret M. Smith (BS64, MA67) Ann Arbor, June 14 Mirabel L. Spade (BS64) Adrian, Aug. 28 Marguerite M. Terrain (BS65, MA69) Greenville, N.C., Aug. 8 JoAnn Holzhauer (BS66) Beaver Island, July 27 James J. Wheeler (BS67) Oscoda, July 3 Robert M. Curtis (SPA68) Jenison, Aug. 8 Garold G. Grossnickle (BS68, MA73) Kaleva, Sept. 17 Edna M. Gregory (MA69) Belleville, Feb. 12 Joseph Sobran (BS69) Fairfax City, Va., Sept. 30
Faculty and Staff Memoriam
David L. Boggs, a former department head in the College of Technology, died July 12.
Elton A. Devine, an emeritus professor of accounting and finance in the College of Business, died June 24.
Leonard Drake, who served as an assistant head coach for football as well as both the men’s and women’s basketball teams, died Sept. 29.
Charles “Chuck” Fulford, academic advisor, died Dec. 17.
Kenneth L. Grinstead, an emeritus professor of leadership and counseling in the College of Education, died Aug. 8.
Raymond A. LaBounty (BS39), a former administrator and professor in the College of Education’s industrial department, died Aug. 8.
Donald L. Brouse Jr. (MA70) LaSalle, July 11 John F. Schweigert (MBA70) Napa, Calif., Sept. 17 Dmytro James Szumko (BBE70) Ann Arbor, Oct. 1 Helen E. Belke (BS71) St. Joseph, July 29 Marian T. Bloch (MA71) St. Clair Shores, Aug. 20 Janice H. Elston (MA71) Hope, Ind., June 5 Monica Terrell (BS71) Eaton Rapids, Sept. 15 Sidney Wright (BS71, MA77) Ypsilanti, Oct. 15 Juanita M. Martinez (BS72) Milwaukee, Wis., Aug. 15 Robert Rosborough (MA72) Flint, June 6 Donald W. Matteson (BS73) Spring Arbor, June 19 Audrey D. Seay (BS73) Port Charlotte, Fla., July 27 Celia A. Williams (BA73) Ann Arbor, Aug. 16 Marcia D. King (BS74) Jackson, Sept. 4 Bruce D. Wylie (BBA74) Delaware County, Ohio, Oct. 23 Jesse M. Koenigsberg (BBA75) Little Rock, Ariz., June 5 Alma K. Russell (BBA75) Lakeport, Calif., Sept. 29 Alice I. Sinden (BA75) Poughkeepsie, N.Y., Oct. 9 Robert Hill (MA77) Ypsilanti, Sept. 28 Rose M. Wieber (BA77) Maple City, March 15 Kenneth B. Goodenday (MBA78) Swanton, Ohio, July 1 Bradley Wigman (MA78) Pinckney, March 1 Karen G. Schulz (BS79) Midland, Aug. 12 Charlotte Horrigan (BFA80) Hernando, Fla., June 15 James T. Skelcy (BS80) Newark, N.J., Aug. 11 Donna K. Whitehead (BS76, MA80) Phoenix, Ariz., July 4 Jeffrey L. Potter (BS81) South Lyon, June 21 Simon Sarkissian (MA82) Detroit, Aug. 8 Patricia L. Costello (BS83) Grosse Ile, Oct. 1 Donna L. Noland (BS83) Indianapolis, Ind., Oct. 23 Laura A. Satir (BS84, MS87) Ann Arbor, July 12 John D. Spencer (BS84) Jackson, Oct. 20 Lawrence D. McKillip (BS86, MS94) Belleville, June 19 Tami M. Udo (BS91) Berkley, Aug. 31 Cynthia R. Kahn (BA92) Orlando, Fla., June 7 Bryan B. Smith (BS92) Pomerene, Ariz., Oct. 20 Scott L. Colf (BS98) Superior Township, Oct. 12 Lori E. Wasson (BA02, MSW10) Ypsilanti, July 7 Angela M. Smith (BS07) Belleville, Aug. 7
Robert Larkins, a physical plant operations staff member, died Aug. 25.
George Liepa, professor of human nutrition in the College of Health and Human Services, died Jan. 26, 2011.
Raymond Lucas, the director of video services and staff member for over 30 years, died Aug. 13.
George A. Mink, an emeritus professor in the department of social work, died Sept. 19.
Craig Reidsma, the director of compensation, employ– ment and human resource information systems, died Dec. 30.
Ralph R. Rupp, who was an assistant professor of special education, died Oct. 4.
John E. Van Haren, a celebrated emeritus professor and former College of Arts and Sciences department head of art, died Aug. 24.
Scott Frush (BBA94) was honored in DBusiness Magazine’s “30 in Their Thirties,” an article highlighting passionate regional business managers.
Traci Haydu (BS94) has been granted tenure as an associate professor of physical education at Maryville College in Maryville, Tenn.
Kate Keller (BA94) has been honored with a “Forty Under 40” award from the Cincinnati Business Courier.
Karen Lemerand (MA94) was awarded the George F. Hixson Fellowship Award by the Kiwanis Club of Monroe, for which she serves on the Board of Directors and co- chairs the lottery fundraiser.
Kevin Manninen (MBA94) is the economic developer for Ontonagon and Baraga counties.
Sherri Scharf (BS94) is the new assistant to the town manager of Ayden, N.C.
Jeffrey Thomas (BME94) was named Orchestra Teacher of the Year for the Bedford School District for the 2009-2010 school year by the Michigan School Band and Orchestra Association.
Scott Reynolds (BS95) is a writer for the fifth season of the Emmy- nominated television show “Dexter,” which airs on Showtime.
Jeff LaFerney (MA96) has had his first book, “Loving the Rain,” published by CreateSpace.
Cynthia Gefvert (BS97) is section leader of water supply planning for the South Florida Water Management District.
John Roberts (MA97) is the athletic director for Adrian High School in the Adrian Public School District.
Michael Tarr (BS97, MA99) has been named associate director of Student Affairs at the Mercer University School of Medicine on the Savannah, Ga., campus.
Kevin Brock (BS98) has been named principal of Myers Elementary School in the Grand Blanc Community School District.
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