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In Memoriam

The following list is of Polar Bears who have passed away since our last issue of The ROARS. We apologize if anyone has been missed. If you know of someone who doesn’t appear on the list, please contact us so we might add them next time. May God’s peace and love comfort their families.

Updated 2-17-2021





November 2020 - January 2021

Majorie Cozad '40 11/6/2020
Helen Bonham '45 1/8/2018
Thomas King '60 11/13/2020
Roger Masteller '47 10/3/2020
Bonnie Warsmith Valentine '59 11/16/2020
Romie Alice (Bourne) Sachs 47 10/7/2020
Richard Bryant '66 11/18/2020
Tom Paffenbarger '43 6/5/2020
Thomas Swartzlander '72 9/8/2020
William Boggs '52 8/22/2020
Jim Thompson '64 10/30/2020
Stephanie Jone Geyer '68 11/21/2020
H. Keith Miller '52 11/22/2020
Dorothy Russell '61 11/15/2020
Ron Tiny Butcher '69 11/29/2020
Steve Scanlon '68 11/26/2020
Carmine Doddato '71 11/28/2020
Teresa Manter Vallera '75 11/25/2020
Evelyn Lewis '45 8/3/2019
Larry Grove '66 11/30/2020
Dottie Barnatt Purdum '46 2/15/2020
Johm Sirback '59 11/24/2020
Linda Fouch '60 11/17/2020
Robert Barr III '67 12/9/2020
Jack Timmons '51 N/A
Melinda McEntee Shaw '59 12/24/2020
Robert Trout '66 1/3/2021
Dr. William Merryman '41 12/27/2020
Diane Basich '68 12/21/2020
Harold Nairn '43 4/18/2020
Jim Swain '56 7/30/2019
Dr. Bernie Snyder '44 9/16/2019
Wayne Schatz '58 12/14/2020
Ed Nicholson '60 7/22/2020
Kirby Ward '72 1/1/2021
Jennifer Kocab Stauffer '75 11/23/2020
Donna Dunson '77 N/A
Diane Dunson '72 a2015
Sara Rees Lippott '61 1/16/2021
James Tharp '57 1/20/2021
Roberta Lape Gordon '60 1/17/2021
Jerome Clemens '57 1/15/2021

August - October 2020

Dorthea Tripp '39 7/31/2020
Otto "Nick" Charles '71 9/27/2019
Phillip Holdren '49 7/17/2020
Harold Kittrell '46 8/12/2020
Randy Dale Damron '78 8/15/2020
Jeff Myers '62 8/19/2020
Martha Cox Peck '62 8/16/2020
Jacob Borror '44 6/22/2020
Charles Helman '46 6/21/2020
Megan Jones Wilkins '49 7/10/2020
Linda Pappas Smith '65 8/17/2020
Judy Kitchen Wilson '59 8/22/2020
Jon Boyes '58 5/21/2020
Tad Jones '64 8/24/2020
Linda Jett Keister '63 6/21/2020
Pamela Everett Adams '64 8/26/2020
Diane Smith Jones '48 2/15/2020
Joy Lee Courtright '61 6/14/2020
Bill Moody '72 9/2/2020
Richard Graf '52 8/28/2020
Ernest E. Wolfe '50 8/27/2020
Tom Paffenberger '43 6/5/2020
Richard DeWitt '50 9/1/2020
Gary Sagstetter '57 9/11/2020
Nancy L. Smith '53 9/12/2020
Barbara Clayton-Saylor '64 9/14/2020
Louise K. Burns '43 5/18/2020
Gloria Bowman '77 n/a
Donna Fouty Girard '47 9/2/2020
William Dotson '79 n/a
Sue Sheppard Massie '54 10/13/2020
Charles Meckstroth '41 10/11/2020
Romie Bourne Sachs 47 10/7/2020
Loretta Barkley '69 10/19/2020
David Murphy '77 10/16/2020
Anthony "Gary" Perry '67 10/15/2020
Marian Penrod Benson '36 10/3/2020

May - July 2020

Deborah Bosworth Jastal '76 4/19/2020
Sharon Martin Capen '53 4/28/2020
Debbie Horne '75 Apr-20
Joellen Hall Roush '42 4/15/2020
Dorothu Andrews Peterseim '41 3/28/2020
Samuel Gaurini Apr-20
Vada (Nye) Schwendau '43 5/2/2020
Jenna Copsey Page '65 5/8/2020
Linda Billups '72 5/8/2020
Ann Wardlow Belter 34 a2013
James Franklin '54 5/11/2020
Donna Stroup Parrott '73 May-20
Clyde Cunningham Jr. '78 5/16/2020
Charles "Pete" Benton '72 5/7/2020
Harold Johnson '46 5/11/2020
Kirwan Elmers '46 5/10/2020
Vada Nye Schwendau '43 5/1/2020
Peter Vatsures '59 5/22/2020
Anthony Salzgeber '81 5/24/2020
Pamela Lee '71 5/23/2020
Betsy Williams Koan '75 5/29/2020
David Shaw - Faculty - '56-'79 5/28/2020
Cynthia Vail Stevens Strauss '42 5/19/2020
David Thatcher '55 5/22/2020
Lawrence Burt '54 6/3/2020
Harold Tipton '48 6/1/2020
Gerald Heskett '40 9/20/2019
Peggy O'Neil '54 6/10/2020
Larry Springer '69 6/18/2020
Richard Anelick '74 7/5/2020
Bret Harrison '79 6/17/2020
David Moore '60 7/8/2020
Harold Stanhope '62 7/7/2020
Ronald Jones '67 7/14/2020
Bart Anderson '61 7/15/2020
Kay Bowman '63 7/4/2020
Robert Henry '57 7/14/2020
Kathy Hacker '78 7/13/2020
William Reidenbach '48 6/20/2020
David Brickey '78 7/26/2020
Bonnie Glasgow '58 7/25/2020

February - April 2020

Daniel Ranke '65 - 12/20/2019
Thomas Wickiser '59 - 2/1/2020
John Rohe '70 - Dec-19
Brent Smith '77 - 2/8/2020
E. Dana Cox Jr. '45 - 11/15/2019
Marilyn Gibson Radcliff '58 - 2/14/2020
Gladys Kern-Calderone '44 - 2/16/2020
Emily Slagle '34 - 2/16/2020
Dennis Ranke '66 - 2/20/2020
Sandra Garner '58 - 2/22/2020
Dorothy Shaw Miller '46 - 2/23/2020
Beverly Wren '58 - 2/23/2020
Elda (Stevens) Shipley '57 - n/a
Jeffery Parker '64 - -3/4/2020
Margery Heath Goodan '50 - 2/25/2020
Virginia James Botley '53 - -3/7/2020
Melinda Mooney Carter '56 - 3/9/2020
Jean Smith Beck '59 - 11/12/2019
Max Holzer '48 - 3/13/2020
Wayne Cauley '62 - 2/14/2020
Barbar Phillips Roach '51 - n/a
Dan Spivey - Faculty '71-'75 - 3/24/2020
Dorothy Daughters Rannabarger '42 - 3/19/2020
Majorie Blair - Faculty '58-'77 - 3/25/2020
Robert Proffit '59 - 3/20/2020
Richard Lloyd '60 - 3/22/2020
Linda (German) Ramey '60 - 5/17/2019
Sally Scott Yerina '51 - 3/31/2020
Garnet West '44 - 4/8/2020
George Smith '53 - 4/15/2020
Rachel Worbs Slone '59 - Mar-20
Terri (Ogburn) Frockins '75 - Sep-19

November 2019 - January 2020

Arlene Mitchell '47 - 11/8/2019
Richard Gemeinhardt '61 - 11/10/2019
Joanne Ballinger '46 - 10/13/2019
Robert Cox '54 - 11/4/2019
Carolyn (Vance) Shore '62 - 11/11/2019
Ann Ries Teach '51 - 10/20/2019
Julia Ann Kieber '39 - 11/16/2019
John Morrison - Faculty - '57-'79 - 11/17/2019
Dennis Miller '57 - 11/19/2019
Belinda (Holton) Nielsen '71 - 11/14/2019
Evelyn (Weis) Foeller '42 - 11/22/2019
Sharon Vallely '63 - 11/20/2019
Wayne Patrick Spires '66 - 11/16/2019
Barbara (Keyser) Hern '49 - 11/22/2019
Jean (Augerstien) Cooper '55 - 11/26/2019
Linda Williams '64 - 11/28/2019
Paul Barton '57 - 12/9/2017
John Barton '51 - 9/9/2019
Charles Ruff '53 - 11/26/2019
Betty Smith Hartman '51 - 11/11/2019
Jon Cummons '58 - 12/3/2019
E. Dana Cox Jr. '45 - 11/15/2019
Shirley Austin Bull '48 - 11/26/2019
Rick Carraway '75 - 12/9/2019
Philip Utley '58 - 9/8/2019
Diane (Van DeVelde) Parker '64 - 12/11/2019
Adria Harpold Witt '65 - 12/4/2019
Mary Jane Toy '56 - 12/9/2019
Sue Alban '50 - 12/6/2019
Rudy Seciliot '47 - 12/14/2019
Michael Tubb '66 - 12/12/2019
Jack Tetirick, MD '45 - 8/26/2019
Betty Braley Hughes '64 - 12/16/2019
Joanne Denser Ellis '44 - 10/7/2019
Larry Paxton '53 - 12/1/2019
Donald Dupre '45 - English & Drama '58-'68 12/27/2019
John Wall '52 - 1/3/2020
Karen Quaintance Sharpe '74 - 1/2/2020
Dorothy Rank Given '45 - 9/1/2019
Lon Clay '75 - N/A
Charles McBride '52 - 1/16/2020
Rick Kline '74 - 1/18/2020
Sue (Eckle) LeBeau '59 - 1/16/2020
Robert Orr '41 - 1/27/2020
David Miller '56 - 1/24/2020

August - October 2019

Jean (Milner) Griffith '56 8/1/2019
Bonnie Jean Stoner '56 8/3/2019
John Durisko '61 7/26/20
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Elizabeth White Lowry '41 N/A
Willard Stephens '50 8/5/2019
Wanda (Shields) Defenbaugh '54 8/8/2019
Robert Price '59 8/2/2019
Otis Brown '75 8/11/2019
Richard Evans '48 8/15/2019
Carolyn Wallace Clucus '53 6/10/2019
Robert Scott '46 8/15/2019
Douglas Feasel '80 8/14/2019
Janice Sanders Johnston '57 8/1/2019
David Thompson '69 N/A
Teresa Frabott '76 8/25/2019
Charles Wallace '55 6/14/2019
John Zoog '53 7/2/2019
Edward "Pete" Kline '55 7/25/2019
William Owen '39 7/16/2019
Patricia Wright Cowman '44 N/A
Edward Rice - Mathematics '53-'79 5/26/2019
John Orahood '51 3/27/2019
Jaquie Bartley Jones '76 N/A
Karin Andes '62 8/25/2019
Dorothy Given '44 9/3/2019
David Staley '42 8/30/2019
Ray Weir '61 9/15/2019
Timothy Lehman '55 9/16/2019
James M. McDonald '57 9/17/2019
Marjorie Curry '44 9/18/2019
Dwight Shingledecker '39 a8/2018
Millicent Schlosser Elkhart '53 9/24/2019
David Staley '48 8/30/2019
Carol Ebert '53 10/4/2019
James Donadlson '62 10/7/2019
Nancy (Strange) Edgar '42 10/8/2019
Robert B. Smith '46 10/13/2019
Terrence Brown '79 10/8/2019
Phyllis Hall '43 10/14/2019
Cynthia Henney Whittenberg '69 10/15/2019
Mary Ann Harris '42 10/20/2019
Janice Sanders Johnston '57 8/1/2019
Susan Norman '61 Aug-19
Chuck Rockwell '55 9/21/2019
Dora Heil Ward '49 11/1/2019