August 2013

08.27.2013   S. ALLEN BACON '43

S. Allen Bacon, 93, a lifelong Quaker who devoted his life to advocating for peace, social justice, and environmental causes, died Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013, at Crosslands, a retirement community in… › MORE


On July 20, 2013 Deborah Woodroofe Sarsgard died in San Francisco, California, after battling lupus and lymphoma. Deborah is survived by her sons James and Benjamin Sarsgard, as well as her… › MORE

08.22.2013   KENNTH E. SCOTT

Kenneth Eugene “Sidy” Scott went home to be with the Lord, Tuesday, August 13, 2013. He was born May 16, 1939 in Springfield, a son of Oather and Edith Mae (Tolliver) Scott. Kenneth… › MORE

08.20.2013   MILTON J. MAROVICH '51

Milton J. Marovich, long a Kalamazoo, Mich., area teacher and lawyer, died there on August 3rd, 2013 of prostate cancer. He was 86. Born on Dec. 5, 1926, in Rockford, Ill., Marovich graduated from… › MORE

08.20.2013   GRACE JOHNSON

Grace E. Hall Johnson of Selma, age 88 was promoted to glory and went home to be with the Lord after a brief illness on Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at Hospice of Dayton. She was born on September 11,… › MORE

08.20.2013   DR. EVERETT ARTHUR GARVIN '50

Dr. Everett Arthur Garvin Ph.D. of Groton, MA, died unexpectedly and peacefully in his sleep on Monday, July 15, 2013 at the age of 90. He was a retired psychologist and educator. He leaves his… › MORE

08.08.2013   STANLEY WARD SLOCUM '52

Stanley Ward Slocum 83, passed away on July 31, 2013, in Indianapolis. His wife Carol, daughter Barbara, and son Rick were at his side. Stan was born on January 18, 1930 in Rockaway Beach, Queens, NY… › MORE

08.08.2013   BRUCE DOBBERTEEN '53

Bruce Dobberteen died peacefully at his home on beautiful Bournes Pond on Cape Cod July 26, 2013 age 85 after a brave struggle with Alzheimers disease. Bruce was cheerful to the end. He was a man of… › MORE

08.08.2013   GERALD H. BLOCK ‘67

Gerald H. Block (“Jerry”) died June 18, 2013, at his home in Oakland, CA, after a ten-month battle with cancer. Jerry was a man filled personality, enthusiasm and humor. Jerry relentlessly pursued… › MORE

08.08.2013   SHARON BETH PALMER '69

Sharon Beth Palmer, 66 years old, of Forks died on October 8, 2012, of natural causes. She was born in Klamath Falls, Oregon, on December 5, 1945, to parents Grace and Harold Palmer. Beth received… › MORE

08.02.2013   ARTHUR A. PETERSEN '54

Horton, NY – Arthur Albert Petersen, of Horton, NY, died at age 82 on July 17, 2013, at Roscoe Rehabilitation Center. He was born in Middletown, NY, the son of Albert Petersen and Gertrude Petersen… › MORE


Reva Metzger was the firstborn of Leo and Dora (nee Gold) Borenstein, in Providence, Rhode Island on Oct. 22, 1937. She was followed by siblings Elie, Billy and Ruthie. She was surrounded by a strong… › MORE

08.02.2013   RHETA RUSSELL HOWLAND '45

Somerset Rheta Russell Howland, age 91, died on Monday, July 22, 2013 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Jersey. She was born in Hawaii, lived in Europe, Boston, Gloucester and most… › MORE

08.02.2013   DIANE MYRNA COTTON '57

December 14, 1933 - July 6, 2013. Diane Myrna Cotton, “Dee” to family and friends, passed away at her home on Saturday, July 6, 2013. A Celebration of Life is set for 11 a.m. Saturday, July 27, at… › MORE

08.02.2013   FLORENCE R. BAKER '46

Florence R. Baker, RN Florence R. (nee Donofrio) Baker, RN, died July 23, 2013, at 88 years of age, of Drexel Hill, PA, formerly of Yeadon and Philadelphia. Wife of the late Joseph H. Baker. Sister… › MORE