The Ohio State University Alumni Association

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In Memoriam

Remembering alumni who recently passed away

Please note: This list includes updates reported by family members, newspapers and other sources from May 1, 2019, through June 30, 2019. Each entry includes name, graduation year(s), city of residence and date of passing.


1930s

June Anderson Andrix ’37, Minneapolis, Minnesota, May 13, 2019


1940s

Elizabeth J. Dush ’42, Wooster, Ohio, May 8, 2019

Ann Fallon Scollay ’45, South Salem, New York, May 30, 2019

Leopold E. Cichocki ’47, ’48, San Bernardino, California, May 30, 2019

Elaine Fancher Nelson ’47, Reynoldsburg, Ohio, May 4, 2019

Virginia Beckett ’48, ’48, Hebron, Ohio, May 10, 2019

John A. Burgbacher ’48, ’49 MS, Kenner, Louisiana, May 27, 2019

Barbara L. Cornelius ’48, Lexington, Kentucky, May 31, 2019

Robert J. Dieli ’48, Columbus, Ohio, June 24, 2019

James Edward Elliott ’48, Williamsburg, Virginia, May 27, 2019

Clarence Edward Engel ’48, Bay Village, Ohio, June 1, 2019

Paul W. Leithart ’48 MD, Columbus, Ohio, May 29, 2019

Ellamae Simmons ’48, ’50 MA, Oakland, California, May 10, 2019

Margaret S. Stone ’48, Williamsville, New York, June 14, 2019

Catherine Marting Bremner ’49 PhD, Worthington, Ohio, May 21, 2019

Wilma Pearson Heiby ’49, Versailles, Ohio, May 18, 2019

John P. Kern ’49, Medina, Ohio, June 24, 2019

Peggy Dugan Macdonald ’49, Allison Park, Pennsylvania, May 4, 2019

Richard Dick Weber ’49, ’51 MA, Grove City, Ohio, May 9, 2019


1950s

Thomas Russell Knepshield ’50, North Port, Florida, May 24, 2019

Gerald Stanley Krall ’50, Rossford, Ohio, June 2, 2019

Dorothy Wilce Krause ’50, Atlanta, Georgia, June 3, 2019

John P. Lawler ’50, Louisville, Kentucky, May 18, 2019

Maryanne Gardner Roode ’50, Irvine, California, May 13, 2019

June Stranahan Strayer ’50, Fredericktown, Ohio, June 1, 2019

Richard Eugene Weiler ’50, Dayton, Ohio, June 11, 2019

Douglas Alan Darch ’51, Wake Forest, North Carolina, June 17, 2019

Barbara Smith Jones ’51, Columbus, Ohio, May 23, 2019

P. Ross Smith ’51, Sun City Center, Florida, May 23, 2019

Lee M. Struble ’51, Whispering Pines, North Carolina, May 29, 2019

Jack L. Wright ’51, Greenville, Ohio, June 29, 2019

Jerry G. Bickel ’52, Somerset, Ohio, June 29, 2019

Jean Schneider Buckles ’52, Urbana, Ohio, June 10, 2019

Edwin E. Childs ’52 MS, Westminster, Maryland, May 30, 2019

George L. Hagen ’52, Traverse City, Michigan, June 10, 2019

Ann MacDaniel Hill ’52, Marion, Ohio, June 28, 2019

Patricia Louise Miller ’52, Columbus, Ohio, May 1, 2019

Harold E. Power ’52 DVM, North Salem, Indiana, May 14, 2019

Louis Charles Fischer ’53, The Villages, Florida, June 27, 2019

Roland Fox ’53, ’54 JD, Mills River, North Carolina, May 26, 2019

Christel Rossmann Burnside ’54, ’56 MS, Marion, Ohio, May 30, 2019

Edward Wendell Carnes ’54, Lakeland, Tennessee, May 28, 2019

Ruthann Jarvis Furgason ’54, Fort Thomas, Kentucky, June 30, 2019

Lawrence D. Perelman ’54, Boynton Beach, Florida, June 27, 2019

Paul Bruce Ritter ’54, Lake Charles, Louisiana, June 7, 2019

John William Roberts ’54, Columbus, Ohio, June 3, 2019

Jean Stitle Ruff ’54, Oak Harbor, Ohio, May 16, 2019

Suzanne Harman Scofield ’54, Johns Island, South Carolina, June 13, 2019

John T. Ball ’55, Orient, Ohio, June 1, 2019

John Joseph Betscher ’55, ’57 MS, ’60 PhD, Greenville, Illinois, June 1, 2019

Marilyn Ashman Bower ’55, Alpharetta, Georgia, May 2, 2019

James Richard Decker ’55 M, Columbus, Ohio, June 15, 2019

Virgil H. Lucke ’55, ’56, ’56 MS, Schenectady, New York, May 9, 2019

Thomas F. Wagner ’55 DDS, Marion, Ohio, June 11, 2019

Donald Charles Wright ’55 DDS, Mesa, Arizona, June 9, 2019

Marguerite Doris Bloxom ’56 MA, Chincoteague Island, Virginia, May 20, 2019

Virginia Mason Browning ’56, Dover, Ohio, May 14, 2019

Charles Ernest Golden ’56, ’56 MS, Lake Jackson, Texas, May 29, 2019

Samuel B. Gruner ’56 DDS, Gibsonburg, Ohio, June 3, 2019

Herbert G. Jakob ’56 MD, Cleveland, Ohio, June 11, 2019

Stuart Russel Jones ’56, Columbus, Ohio, June 20, 2019

Marilyn Couch Kempthorn ’56, North Canton, Ohio, May 3, 2019

Leon Egbert Winget ’56, ’56 MS, ’73 PhD, Columbus, Ohio, June 6, 2019

Patricia Ann Worthen ’56, ’67 M, ’76 MA, Camarillo, California, May 20, 2019

Martin Lee Bloom ’57, Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, June 2, 2019

Ralph E. Brock ’57 DDS, Warren, Ohio, June 15, 2019

Victor A. Lawrence ’57 DDS, ’62 MS, Dayton, Ohio, June 9, 2019

Marilee Fodey Mueller ’57, Columbus, Ohio, May 8, 2019

Harrold Robert Oberlin ’57, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, June 29, 2019

Carolyn Fuerst Shroyer ’57, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, June 18, 2019

Robert A. Stinogel ’57, Kirkland, Washington, June 4, 2019

Janet L. Tracy ’57, Berea, Ohio, May 8, 2019

Russell Leroy Baughman ’58, ’59 MS, Mount Gilead, Ohio, May 7, 2019

Thomas Patrick Curran ’58, Shaker Heights, Ohio, May 1, 2019

Kenneth Paul Fox ’58, Bellevue, Ohio, May 4, 2019

Richard J. Lung ’58, Mechanicsville, Virginia, June 14, 2019

James L. McMullen ’58 DDS, Wilmington, Ohio, May 9, 2019

Donald Emery Metzger ’58 DDS, Niceville, Florida, May 25, 2019

Janet Vannatta Riessler ’58, Brentwood, Tennessee, May 18, 2019

James Hudson Caldwell ’59, ’63 MD, Columbus, Ohio, June 5, 2019

Jack Edwin Davis ’59, Bothell, Washington, June 12, 2019

Richard L. Kaiser ’59 MS, Dallas, Texas, May 30, 2019

Richard Lapp ’59 DDS, Dublin, Ohio, May 30, 2019

John Arthur Mattoni ’59 MD, Port Angeles, Washington, May 31, 2019

H. Douglas Otto ’59 DDS, Brutus, Michigan, May 27, 2019

Gary Day Ruckel ’59, Columbus, Ohio, May 30, 2019

Thomas Eugene Thorpe ’59, ’73 MA, Springfield, Ohio, May 30, 2019

Lawrence Rudolph Tucker ’59 MA, Indiana, Pennsylvania, June 3, 2019


1960s

Peter Bohley ’60, Columbus, Ohio, June 3, 2019

Miles Cutler Durfey ’60, ’70 JD, Dublin, Ohio, June 7, 2019

Mardelle J. Grimm ’60, Wilmette, Illinois, May 28, 2019

Joyce Plummer Ivary ’60, Columbus, Ohio, May 1, 2019

Judith Stephens Miller ’60, Carroll, Ohio, June 12, 2019

Jack L. Renner ’60, Portsmouth, Rhode Island, June 19, 2019

James C. Thompson ’60, Indialantic, Florida, June 20, 2019

Robert Delano Bolyard ’61, Columbus, Ohio, June 28, 2019

Marcia Lee Brown ’61, Muncie, Indiana, June 28, 2019

Melvin L. Buck ’61 MS, Oxford, Ohio, May 30, 2019

Jerry B. Cubbage ’61, South Vienna, Ohio, June 30, 2019

Mary Louise Szekely ’61, Bedford, Massachusetts, June 3, 2019

Robert H. Ehlers ’62, Broadview Heights, Ohio, June 5, 2019

David R. Glynn ’62 DVM, Rocky River, Ohio, June 9, 2019

Gregory Hochstetter ’62, Jupiter, Florida, May 25, 2019

Lowell Jerome McEowen ’62, ’67 MS, Louisville, Ohio, May 14, 2019

James A. Robertson ’62 PhD, Athens, Georgia, May 1, 2019

Thomas A. Ward ’62, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, June 28, 2019

Sharon Lynn Garrett ’63, Marietta, Georgia, June 10, 2019

Gayle Kent Grimes ’63, ’68 MS, Canal Winchester, Ohio, June 18, 2019

William Wittman Lane ’63 MS, Parkersburg, West Virginia, June 27, 2019

Alex R. Papagan ’63, Rumford, Rhode Island, June 8, 2019

John W. Shrum ’63 PhD, Greensburg, Pennsylvania, June 27, 2019

Michael Lynn Wagner ’63, Columbus, Ohio, June 27, 2019

Gerald G. Wilson ’63, ’64 MS, Oro Valley, Arizona, June 17, 2019

Barbara L. Wright ’63, Avon, Ohio, June 2, 2019

Jerry L. Knappenberger ’64, Newark, Ohio, June 3, 2019

George Timothy Simon ’64, Avon Lake, Ohio, June 1, 2019

Robert Norman Singer ’64 PhD, Gainesville, Florida, May 20, 2019

John William Clifford ’65, ’69 DDS, Columbus, Ohio, May 3, 2019

Gary Dunham Leggett ’65, Kinderhook, New York, May 17, 2019

Thomas H. Mallory ’65 MD, Loudonville, Ohio, May 1, 2019

Barbara S. Mayers ’65, Aptos, California, May 4, 2019

John A. Peterson ’65, Grove City, Ohio, May 30, 2019

John Edward Phillips ’65, Dallas, Texas, June 2, 2019

Sharon L. Ruhl ’65, Olympia, Washington, June 14, 2019

Maxine Sloan Russell ’65 MA, Columbus, Ohio, June 11, 2019

Maurice Emanuel Scheetz ’65 MS, ’72 PhD, Indianapolis, Indiana, May 1, 2019

Philip A. Schlosser ’65, ’67 MS, ’72 PhD, Hilliard, Ohio, June 9, 2019

Maribeth Evans Watson ’65, Hilliard, Ohio, June 15, 2019

Paul E. Borntrager ’66, Cincinnati, Ohio, June 29, 2019

Douglas MacArthur Brown ’66 MA, Bowling Green, Ohio, June 6, 2019

Frances Bianco Eldredge ’66, ’94 MA, North Port, Florida, May 29, 2019

Raymond A. Kopczyk ’66 MS, Ocala, Florida, May 3, 2019

Burton Jay Krohn ’66 MS, ’71 PhD, Los Alamos, New Mexico, May 20, 2019

Rudolph Daniel Robinson ’66, Columbus, Ohio, May 25, 2019

Patricia Anne Ryan ’66, Dublin, Ohio, June 24, 2019

Charles B. Zehnder ’66 M, Columbus, Ohio, May 31, 2019

Carmen Robert Parkhurst ’67, ’68 MS, ’71 PhD, Castalia, North Carolina, May 19, 2019

Sandra Sykes Rufener ’67, Lima, Ohio, May 24, 2019

Leland Dean Cole ’68 JD, Akron, Ohio, June 2, 2019

Douglas Lynn Dunham ’68, Clermont, Florida, June 3, 2019

Roger Alan Kime ’68, Scottsboro, Alabama, June 1, 2019

Edward Christopher Lucy ’68 MA, ’72 PhD, Stone Mountain, Georgia, June 18, 2019

Robert Dana Moorehead ’68, ’71 MA, ’77 PhD, Columbus, Ohio, June 29, 2019

Alan Ira Reade ’68, Matawan, New Jersey, June 17, 2019

Michael Lee Wilson ’68, Carversville, Pennsylvania, June 4, 2019

Jan Allan Burkhard ’69, Napoleon, Ohio, May 30, 2019

James Lee Gainey ’69, Columbus, Ohio, May 11, 2019

Maurice Vance ’69 M, East Peoria, Illinois, June 1, 2019


1970s

Jacqueline Thomas Niehaus ’70 MA, West Bend, Wisconsin, June 28, 2019

James Patrick Dillon ’71, Ashtabula, Ohio, June 30, 2019

Frank Adolph Schneider ’71, San Antonio, Texas, June 23, 2019

David Robert Swindler ’71, ’74 MA, Springfield, Ohio, June 29, 2019

Mildred Manuel West ’71, ’82 MA, Lexington, Kentucky, May 7, 2019

James Andrew Coburn ’72, Canton, Michigan, May 10, 2019

Donna Mercedes Holt ’72, Atlanta, Georgia, May 24, 2019

Richard Thomas Martin ’72, Butler, Pennsylvania, May 8, 2019

John Lewis Mauler ’72, ’76 DVM, Bucyrus, Ohio, May 30, 2019

Deborah Murphy Harrison ’73, ’82 M, Westerville, Ohio, May 14, 2019

Sandra Adams Ostgaard ’73, Dayton, Ohio, June 9, 2019

John Michael Rist ’73, Middle Point, Ohio, June 3, 2019

Martha Richmond Alexander ’74, Ft Wright, Kentucky, May 7, 2019

Thomas Fredrick Brown ’74, Worthington, Ohio, May 3, 2019

Janet Seall Fry ’74, Canal Winchester, Ohio, May 4, 2019

Frank Edward Lucician ’74 M, Silver Spring, Maryland, June 9, 2019

Ronald James Rostas ’74, ’75 M, Scottsdale, Arizona, May 25, 2019

Michael Charles Witte ’74, Novelty, Ohio, May 15, 2019

Dawn Serena Lamp ’75, Columbus, Ohio, June 25, 2019

Chas W. Leisenheimer ’75, ’78 MA, Marysville, Ohio, May 23, 2019

Janis D. Marconi ’75, Mount Vernon, Ohio, June 3, 2019

Bruce Mendlowitz ’75, Columbus, Ohio, June 2, 2019

Cecil C. Reames ’75 MS, ’76 PhD, Fontana, California, May 20, 2019

Ignatius Marcel Sylvestre ’75 PhD, Canton, Ohio, May 4, 2019

Dale Everett Brown ’76, ’78 MA, ’78 MA, Delaware, Ohio, June 3, 2019

Randall Leo Corbett ’76, Columbus, Ohio, June 10, 2019

Benedict Martin Dunlany ’76 DDS, Youngstown, Ohio, May 28, 2019

Neil Edwin Hanni ’76 DVM, Churubusco, Indiana, June 25, 2019

Judith Margaret Johnson ’76, Columbus, Ohio, June 6, 2019

Steve Massey ’76, Columbus, Ohio, June 16, 2019

Douglas Paul Snyder ’76, Columbus, Ohio, June 15, 2019

Alan Osman ’77 PhD, Worthington, Ohio, June 10, 2019

Dan Allen Remley ’77 M, Columbus, Ohio, May 18, 2019

Mark Steven Conley ’78, Glendale, California, May 29, 2019

Monica Mary Terez ’79, Columbus, Ohio, May 13, 2019


1980s

Brian William Baker ’80, Ocala, Florida, June 29, 2019

Danny R. Grooms ’80 MS, West Union, Ohio, May 23, 2019

William Henry Mead ’80, Chagrin Falls, Ohio, May 28, 2019

James Robert Dayton ’81, ’86 MS, Waverly, Ohio, May 31, 2019

Mark Edward Fletcher ’81, Westerville, Ohio, May 6, 2019

Gary Everett Geyer ’81, Lexington, Kentucky, May 9, 2019

Sunil Satija ’81 MS, ’84 PhD, Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania, May 16, 2019

Sally Frances Stuart ’81, ’83 MS, Lima, Ohio, June 2, 2019

Marilyn Kay Hartline ’82 M, Strasburg, Ohio, June 11, 2019

Donna Sue Brooks ’83, ’84, Newark, Ohio, May 18, 2019

Joseph William Rogers ’83, ’93 MA, ’93 PhD, Dublin, Ohio, June 16, 2019

Debra Galford Wheeler ’83, Punta Gorda, Florida, June 6, 2019

Patricia Mary Deering ’84, ’88 M, Newark, Ohio, May 13, 2019

Richard Randall Knilans ’84, ’87 M, Avon Lake, Ohio, June 7, 2019

Donna Lucille Sloan ’84 PhD, Macomb, Illinois, May 13, 2019

Gregory Todd Schulte ’87, ’91 MD, Denver, Colorado, June 24, 2019

Catherine Kovach Woskobnick ’87 MS, Athens, Ohio, June 10, 2019

Maureen Elizabeth Stubbs ’89 MD, Westerville, Ohio, June 7, 2019


1990s

Saundra Jo Keith ’90, Mansfield, Ohio, May 31, 2019

Jay Charles Herrlein ’91, Bethesda, Ohio, June 3, 2019

William Matthew Hughes ’91, Columbus, Ohio, June 4, 2019

Rose Marlene Kennelly ’91, Warsaw, Ohio, May 8, 2019

Dana Rudy Nottingham ’91 MD, Westerville, Ohio, May 1, 2019

Rakesh Shirish Engineer ’92, ’96 MD, Cleveland Heights, Ohio, May 10, 2019

Thomas Michael Haney ’92, Dublin, Ohio, June 6, 2019

Lisa Anne Palermo-Edwards ’92 DDS, ’95 MS, New Albany, Ohio, May 25, 2019

Denise Harriet Porter ’92 DVM, Socorro, New Mexico, May 8, 2019

David Terry Fleck ’94 DVM, Murrysville, Pennsylvania, May 13, 2019

Steven Russell Brobst ’95, Westerville, Ohio, May 9, 2019

Laurie A. Dangler ’96 MD, Westerville, Ohio, June 1, 2019

Kathleen Dulski Carpenter ’97, Western Springs, Illinois, May 8, 2019

Judith Marie Dorney ’98 MS, Powell, Ohio, June 2, 2019

Carolyn R. Crum ’99, Hilliard, Ohio, June 8, 2019

Linda Kay Lord ’99 DVM, ’99 MS, ’06 PhD, Worthington, Ohio, May 23, 2019

Teng Ma ’99 PhD, Tallahassee, Florida, May 18, 2019


2000s

Valerie A. Dorsky ’03, Columbus, Ohio, June 28, 2019

Eric L. Anderson ’05 M, Cypress, Texas, May 26, 2019

Shane R. Gilbert ’05, Auburn, Maine, June 10, 2019

Rebekah A. Maccaughey ’06 M, Gahanna, Ohio, May 23, 2019


2010s

Rachel Ann Jones ’11, Lexington, Ohio, May 4, 2019

Michael Andrew Tighe ’14, Westerville, Ohio, June 4, 2019

Tao Zhang ’14 DDS, Lewis Center, Ohio, June 28, 2019