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, 2020, through July 31, 2020. Each entry includes name, graduation year(s), city of residence and date of passing.

Email bioupdate@osu.edu to tell the alumni association about the death of an Ohio State alum.

1940s

Eugene H. Derickson ’41, Hamilton, Ohio, May 10, 2020

Ralph Rose ’42, Rochester, New York, July 21, 2020

John William Straker ’43, Zanesville, Ohio, May 5, 2020

Richard Donald Lisle ’44, Orange Park, Florida, May 18, 2020

Ann Lee Konneker ’45, Saint Louis, Missouri, July 16, 2020

Cynthia Stevens Strauss ’45, ’68 MA, Denton, Texas, May 19, 2020

Ella Hill Brown ’46, Pt Charlotte, Florida, May 28, 2020

E. Maxine Bruhns ’46, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, July 17, 2020

Claribel R. Rothenbuhler ’46, Saint Louis, Missouri, May 3, 2020

Esther Wilson Buehler ’47, Sparks, Nevada, May 29, 2020

Alice Jean Galloway ’47, Marion, Ohio, July 14, 2020

Tom L. Paffenbarger ’47, ’50 JD, Venice, Florida, June 5, 2020

Marjorie Lightfritz Peterson ’47, Hudson, Florida, May 12, 2020

Marilyn Butts Potts ’47, Jackson, Michigan, May 7, 2020

Vada Nye Schwendau ’47, Westerville, Ohio, May 1, 2020

George W. Boving ’48, Carroll, Ohio, May 22, 2020

Joy Garrison Cauffman ’48, ’53 MA, ’59 PhD, Germantown, Maryland, June 16, 2020

Nellie Hespenheide Christianson ’48, Dublin, Ohio, June 5, 2020

D. James Crawfis ’48, Vero Beach, Florida, June 5, 2020

William E. Culbertson ’48, Bowling Green, Ohio, May 10, 2020

Lois Sanders Fox ’48, Cincinnati, Ohio, May 22, 2020

Barbara Riebel Griffith ’48, Medford, New Jersey, May 7, 2020

Richard L. Kasle ’48, Ottawa Hills, Ohio, May 21, 2020

Gordon Kent Moellman ’48, Bay Village, Ohio, July 17, 2020

Melvin Bloom ’49, Indianapolis, Indiana, May 2, 2020

Robert V. Devore ’49, ’60 MS, ’62 PhD, Carson City, Nevada, May 22, 2020

Allen Scott Harris ’49, San Diego, California, June 14, 2020

Gene Maywood Hummel ’49, ’50, Lees Summit, Missouri, May 16, 2020

Clyde La Vern Purdy ’49, ’58 DVM, Mount Vernon, Ohio, June 15, 2020

1950s

Harry M. Cogswell ’50, Marietta, Ohio, July 27, 2020

Jo Ann Garland Dowell ’50, Powell, Ohio, June 1, 2020

Harold Joseph Gonya ’50 MS, ’50, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, June 21, 2020

Mike Koval ’50, ’56 MA, Crested Butte, Colorado, May 6, 2020

Doris Dickey Reese ’50, Columbus, Ohio, May 5, 2020

Jack Ellsworth Walker ’50, Hillsboro, Ohio, May 9, 2020

Samuel L. Altier ’51 MD, Ashtabula, Ohio, June 12, 2020

Edward John Graf ’51, Naples, Florida, June 17, 2020

Julia A. Medin ’51, Silver City, New Mexico, May 12, 2020

Lawrence Emmett Neel ’51, Lancaster, Ohio, June 7, 2020

John N. Schnurrenberger ’51, West Mansfield, Ohio, June 21, 2020

Fred Schwartz ’51, Columbus, Ohio, July 2, 2020

Nancy Lou Siegel ’51, Granville, Ohio, May 22, 2020

William D. Timmons ’51, Coshocton, Ohio, May 14, 2020

Janet Hawk Adams ’52, Columbus, Ohio, July 12, 2020

Richard A. Bernsdorf ’52, Tulsa, Oklahoma, May 14, 2020

Emerson Arthur Boepple ’52, Rio Rico, Arizona, May 1, 2020

William Frederick Foxx ’52 MD, Honey Brook, Pennsylvania, May 22, 2020

Gary B. Higinbotham ’52, Marysville, Ohio, June 21, 2020

William James Rolo ’52, Stuart, Florida, July 31, 2020

Raymond Charles Schlicht ’52 PhD, Millbrook, New York, May 28, 2020

Ames W. Chapman ’53 PhD, Wilberforce, Ohio, May 2, 2020

Frances J. Cope ’53 MS, Cary, North Carolina, May 22, 2020

Melvin Keith Krill ’53, ’62 MS, Archbold, Ohio, July 24, 2020

Evelyn Henderson McCoy ’53, Cape May, New Jersey, June 1, 2020

Paul E. Milliken ’53, Massillon, Ohio, May 4, 2020

Charles Edward Morgan ’53, Beavercreek, Ohio, July 19, 2020

Jack Stuart Ott ’53, Lakewood, Ohio, June 4, 2020

William John Reidenbach ’53, ’54 JD, Delaware, Ohio, July 20, 2020

Jack Hetsel Russell ’53 DVM, Jackson, Ohio, May 7, 2020

Donald Edward Samuel ’53, Columbus, Ohio, June 2, 2020

Thomas L. Easly ’54, ’59, Columbus, Ohio, July 1, 2020

Dorothy Edwards Manning ’54, Valley Center, California, May 13, 2020

Loyd Maynard Morris ’54, Hamilton, Ohio, July 2, 2020

Shirley Smith Oare ’54, Everett, Washington, July 23, 2020

Danica Dabich ’55 MS, Ann Arbor, Michigan, June 20, 2020

Joanne Sitler Hole ’55, Egg Harbor City, New Jersey, May 26, 2020

Helen M. Schilling ’55 MS, Naples, Florida, May 11, 2020

Russell Raymond Williams ’55, ’57 PR, ’63 PhD, Waynesburg, Pennsylvania, July 16, 2020

Sandra J. Desatnik ’56, Cincinnati, Ohio, June 14, 2020

Harrison M. Gardner ’56 DVM, Upper Arlington, Ohio, June 16, 2020

Carl J. Hertzer ’56, Pensacola, Florida, June 1, 2020

Stephen J. Hopkins ’56, Indianapolis, Indiana, July 7, 2020

Richard Bradbury Long ’56, Columbus, Ohio, July 8, 2020

Robert P. Savoy ’56 MS, Sudbury, Massachusetts, May 16, 2020

Patricia Richter Schwolow ’56, McHenry, Illinois, May 11, 2020

Edward J. Stockton ’56 MA, Bloomfield, Connecticut, May 4, 2020

Jon Parker Vickery ’56, Rockford, Ohio, May 2, 2020

William Rea Wallace ’56 DDS, ’62 MS, Dublin, Ohio, July 15, 2020

William Edmund Ward ’56, Racine, Ohio, May 16, 2020

Harold David Bonnett ’57, Sewickley, Pennsylvania, July 30, 2020

Eileen M. Braidech ’57, Huron, Ohio, May 24, 2020

Nancy C. Krieger ’57, Columbus, Ohio, May 25, 2020

James F. Wise ’57, Avon, Ohio, May 18, 2020

Edward L. Breehl ’58, New Philadelphia, Ohio, June 13, 2020

Bruce Cordell Casto ’58 MS, Columbus, Ohio, July 18, 2020

Darrell Lee Cottrill ’58, Chillicothe, Ohio, June 26, 2020

Robert George Houser ’58, ’62 MD, Sunbury, Ohio, July 17, 2020

Jerome J. Liebrecht ’58 M, Lambertville, Michigan, May 10, 2020

Frank J. Pendergrass ’58, Bay Village, Ohio, May 13, 2020

Robert J. Rodefer ’58, ’60 JD, Reno, Nevada, June 25, 2020

Joyce Schaffer Spoor ’58, Fort Wayne, Indiana, July 30, 2020

Richard Miller Walters ’58, Mansfield, Ohio, June 24, 2020

Marilyn Bauer Bodle ’59, Heath, Ohio, May 7, 2020

Suzanne Shute Burkholder ’59, ’63 MA, ’73 PhD, Willoughby, Ohio, May 15, 2020

Larry R. Fout ’59 MD, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, June 23, 2020

William W. Keethler ’59, Columbus, Ohio, May 3, 2020

James S. Kilbury ’59 DDS, Berlin Heights, Ohio, June 2, 2020

Kay Rothaermel Laughlin ’59, Avon Lake, Ohio, July 25, 2020

Robert B. McBride ’59, Columbus, Ohio, June 29, 2020

Joseph Alexander Vishey ’59 DDS, Chagrin Falls, Ohio, May 24, 2020

1960s

Terry A. Barber ’60, Perrysburg, Ohio, May 3, 2020

Francis Patrick Dunn ’60, ’60 MS, Navasota, Texas, July 10, 2020

Thomas R. Leidich ’60, ’64 MA, Leesburg, Virginia, June 9, 2020

Robert William McFadden ’60 DDS, Barnard, Vermont, May 24, 2020

Thomas LeRoy Overly ’60, Columbus, Ohio, July 5, 2020

Katherine Lee Foster Jorgensen Twarog ’60, ’62 MA, ’70 PhD, Columbus, Ohio, June 22, 2020

Emel L. Atkins ’61 DDS, Springfield, Ohio, May 1, 2020

Linda Kirsten Bobst ’61, Cary, North Carolina, July 1, 2020

Robert Brent Gallaway ’61, Placida, Florida, May 4, 2020

Thomas M. Marshall ’61, ’63 MS, Fishers, Indiana, May 5, 2020

Richard Allan Oman ’61, Saint Marys, Ohio, July 26, 2020

John W. Shauck ’61, Madison, Connecticut, May 1, 2020

Perry Martin Wetmore ’61, Marco Island, Florida, May 22, 2020

Richard Alan White ’61 MS, Fairfield, Ohio, June 1, 2020

James Hansel Butler ’62 DDS, Richmond, Virginia, May 4, 2020

Nancy A. Fahy ’62, Toledo, Ohio, May 9, 2020

Jack K. Schaefer ’62 DVM, Aurora, Illinois, May 28, 2020

Robert L. Schirtzinger ’62, Columbus, Ohio, May 4, 2020

Michael Leon Fellman ’63, Walnut Creek, California, July 31, 2020

Lawrence D. Hiner ’63 MA, Ashland, Ohio, June 18, 2020

Karl W. Kumler ’63, ’67 MD, Baltimore, Ohio, May 27, 2020

Stephen Keese Raitch ’63, Dunedin, Florida, June 12, 2020

Thomas Clough Rambo ’63 MS, ’67 PhD, Columbiana, Ohio, May 1, 2020

Richard Scott Wheeler ’63, ’69 M, Cincinnati, Ohio, June 20, 2020

Ronald S. Young ’63, Lewes, Delaware, May 9, 2020

William M. Azallion ’64 DDS, Saint Clairsville, Ohio, May 13, 2020

Carlos Latrelle Bush ’64, Cypress, Texas, May 5, 2020

F. Joe Crosswhite ’64 PhD, O’Fallon, Missouri, June 21, 2020

Boris Curt Donbergs ’64, Tucson, Arizona, May 6, 2020

Jan B. Dunlap ’64, Ontario, Ohio, May 11, 2020

Judith Brushwood Erickson ’64, Beltsville, Maryland, July 18, 2020

Boyd B. Ferris ’64, ’67 JD, Columbus, Ohio, May 28, 2020

John R. Guarasci ’64 DVM, Dayton, Ohio, June 4, 2020

Roy Lee Meyer ’64, Findlay, Ohio, June 27, 2020

Robert John Ripich ’64, ’68 DDS, Canton, Ohio, June 24, 2020

William Russell Robinson ’64, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, June 9, 2020

Daniel M. Slane ’64, ’66 JD, Westerville, Ohio, May 27, 2020

Henry Collins Graham ’65 PhD, Xenia, Ohio, July 2, 2020

John R. Jackson ’65, ’67 M, Newark, Delaware, July 2, 2020

Alan R. Kennedy ’65, ’65, Phoenix, Arizona, May 4, 2020

Patricia Ann Light ’65, Reynoldsburg, Ohio, May 23, 2020

Frederick M. Luper ’65 JD, Columbus, Ohio, June 4, 2020

Lawrence John Pfeil ’65, ’70 DDS, Winter Haven, Florida, May 10, 2020

Michael C. Royer ’65, ’67 M, Moss Beach, California, July 11, 2020

Orest Steciak ’65, Columbia, Maryland, May 1, 2020

Lawrence Seth Wittenbrook ’65 MS, ’68 PhD, Souderton, Pennsylvania, May 9, 2020

Chad J. Wright ’65, Powell, Ohio, June 21, 2020

Adele Hope Burnham ’66, Boerne, Texas, July 11, 2020

Robert B. Dusterberg ’66 M, Columbus, Ohio, May 29, 2020

Jerry D. Schommer ’66 DDS, Dayton, Ohio, July 24, 2020

Diana Chapman Smith ’66, North Ridgeville, Ohio, June 10, 2020

A. Dale Bare ’67, ’68 MS, New Albany, Ohio, May 12, 2020

James August Corso ’67, ’69 MS, Sandusky, Ohio, July 6, 2020

James Richard Eifert ’67 MS, ’73 PhD, Three Rivers, Michigan, June 21, 2020

Carol Suttkus Rohe ’67, Kent City, Michigan, May 30, 2020

James Wesley Sharon ’67, Lebanon, Tennessee, May 13, 2020

Susan Jo Willis ’67, ’70 MA, Columbus, Ohio, May 14, 2020

Jane Henning Bregstein ’68, Downingtown, Pennsylvania, May 5, 2020

Charles Joseph Elliott ’68, ’98 M, Columbus, Ohio, June 22, 2020

Patricia Beeman Kurrent ’68, ’72 MA, Howard, Ohio, May 25, 2020

Leslie Lee Louthan ’68, Delaware, Ohio, May 22, 2020

Mary Cecilia Miller ’68, Mansfield, Ohio, June 7, 2020

Terry Allan Tate ’68, Cambridge, Ohio, May 23, 2020

Gale Baumgardner Betterly ’69, Upper Sandusky, Ohio, June 2, 2020

George Edward Glasgow ’69 M, Littleton, Colorado, June 5, 2020

Barbara J. Wood ’69, ’72 M, ’85 PhD, Columbus, Ohio, July 13, 2020

1970s

Robert Bason ’70 PhD, Virginia Beach, Virginia, July 29, 2020

James Ray Holyfield ’70 PhD, Richmond, Indiana, June 6, 2020

Thomas Lewis Isaac ’70 DVM, Charleston, West Virginia, May 9, 2020

David Thomas McNamara ’70 MA, Delaware, Ohio, June 10, 2020

Arthur Eugene Sheppard ’70 DDS, Telford, Tennessee, July 12, 2020

Donald Le Roy Albert ’71, Germantown, Ohio, May 5, 2020

Michael Rowland Bond ’71, Chicago, Illinois, May 3, 2020

Samuel Joseph Bowden ’71 MS, Fairhope, Alabama, May 19, 2020

Judith A. Jester ’71, Thornville, Ohio, July 30, 2020

Doris Austin Krasik ’71 MA, Columbus, Ohio, May 31, 2020

Jack Simon Meizlish ’71, Columbus, Ohio, July 20, 2020

Bill C. Nelson ’71 PhD, Ames, Iowa, May 20, 2020

Ellen Rose Porter ’71, Galena, Ohio, June 18, 2020

David Dale Seif ’71, Waverly, Ohio, May 4, 2020

Carl Timothy Smith ’71, Dayton, Ohio, May 4, 2020

Sharon Ann Wiklinski ’71, ’79 M, Frederick, Maryland, June 29, 2020

George Stephen Cochran ’72, ’74 DDS, Napoleon, Ohio, May 10, 2020

Harold Floyd Foster ’72 MA, Portland, Oregon, June 10, 2020

Celeste Weber Geise ’72, Delphos, Ohio, June 25, 2020

Adam Gray Holterhoff ’72, Valparaiso, Indiana, June 29, 2020

Raymond Gerard Inglis ’72, Columbus, Ohio, July 22, 2020

Rebecca J. Larue ’72, Richwood, Ohio, June 29, 2020

Susan Elizabeth Lee ’72 MA, Stamford, Connecticut, June 25, 2020

Lawrence Stras Nichols ’72, Columbus, Ohio, May 12, 2020

Stephen Arthur Self ’72, Washington Court House, Ohio, July 30, 2020

Ellen C. Buckeridge ’73 PhD, Columbus, Ohio, May 14, 2020

Carol Lynne Cassini ’73 MS, Chicago, Illinois, July 31, 2020

James Clarence Davis ’73, Columbus, Ohio, July 29, 2020

Thomas Lee Long ’73, Powell, Ohio, June 26, 2020

Anita Marie Martina ’73, Columbus, Ohio, May 4, 2020

Margaret S. Oxley ’73, ’84 MA, Columbus, Ohio, May 9, 2020

Susan F. Pollack ’73, Cleveland, Ohio, July 18, 2020

Connie L. Codispoti ’74, ’76 MS, Columbus, Ohio, June 14, 2020

Scot Evan Dewhirst ’74, Columbus, Ohio, May 21, 2020

Elsie Hall Kaiser ’74 JD, Eugene, Oregon, June 25, 2020

Mary Kotatis Nearhood ’74 MA, Ashland, Ohio, May 12, 2020

R. Donald Rorapaugh ’74, ’78 DDS, Powell, Ohio, May 19, 2020

John Joseph Scherer ’74 DDS, Mooresville, North Carolina, May 30, 2020

Robert Donald Taeuber ’74, Cincinnati, Ohio, May 4, 2020

Thomas Henry Gerken ’75, Logan, Ohio, May 10, 2020

Gay Belcher Hadley ’75 MA, ’82 PhD, Columbus, Ohio, May 18, 2020

Theodore Michael Hoffman ’75, Jacksonville, Florida, June 4, 2020

Greg Steven Murphy ’75, Hilliard, Ohio, July 4, 2020

Alan H. Smith ’75, ’83, Loveland, Ohio, June 2, 2020

Cheryl Baird Bodkins ’76, ’93 MS, Hurricane, West Virginia, July 9, 2020

William Klar Fox ’76 DVM, Grafton, Ohio, July 10, 2020

Alan Frank Matthews ’76, Melbourne Beach, Florida, May 21, 2020

Luther Frederick Atkins ’77, Grove City, Ohio, May 24, 2020

John Michael Ballengee ’77, Kernersville, North Carolina, May 19, 2020

Scott Darrell Bennett ’77 DVM, Simpsonville, Kentucky, June 4, 2020

John Alan Fink ’77, ’80 MD, Richfield, Ohio, July 13, 2020

Gary David Jones ’77, Pompano Beach, Florida, May 4, 2020

Lawrence Robert Smith ’77 MD, West Olive, Michigan, July 9, 2020

John Jacob Szakmary ’77, Stone Ridge, New York, July 25, 2020

Jeffery Lee Bartlett ’78, Bellefontaine, Ohio, July 25, 2020

Joseph C. Chiarelli ’78, Columbus, Ohio, May 1, 2020

David Roy Yocom ’78, ’86 MA, Hilliard, Ohio, June 2, 2020

Douglas Richard Armitage ’79, Worthington, Ohio, June 2, 2020

Erika Garfunkel ’79 MS, Dayton, Ohio, May 24, 2020

Scott Brownlee Hardin ’79, Lakeland, Florida, June 2, 2020

1980s

Chris Alan Baightel ’80, Wapakoneta, Ohio, June 9, 2020

Lynn Louise Hubach ’80, Aurora, Ohio, May 15, 2020

Richard Watkins Myers ’80, Pataskala, Ohio, May 4, 2020

Alvin Alfred Dimarco ’81, Worthington, Ohio, June 14, 2020

Peter Forrest Foss ’81, Bexley, Ohio, May 23, 2020

David Charlton Locke ’81, Dublin, Ohio, June 2, 2020

Oliver Gregory McGee ’81, Columbus, Ohio, June 7, 2020

Ruth E. Cehelnik ’82, ’84, Marion, Ohio, May 10, 2020

Douglas James Cooper ’82, Defiance, Ohio, May 27, 2020

Frank V. Vallone ’82, ’86, Columbus, Ohio, June 27, 2020

Klayton Ronald Hooper ’83, Cloverdale, Ohio, June 22, 2020

H. Randy Bank ’84 JD, New Albany, Ohio, May 31, 2020

Carolyn De Vore ’84 MS, Hamilton, Ohio, June 24, 2020

Cathy Sue Hoyt ’84, Grove City, Ohio, July 11, 2020

Susan Bowman Kundrat ’84, ’93 MS, Granville, Ohio, July 17, 2020

Susan Marie Portyrata ’84, North Canton, Ohio, June 15, 2020

Renee G. Primack ’84 MA, Westminster, Maryland, May 25, 2020

Russell Allen Brode ’85, Akron, Ohio, June 13, 2020

Penny Renee Gerstenslager ’85, Massillon, Ohio, May 16, 2020

Michele Shafer Lamb ’85, Waxhaw, North Carolina, June 2, 2020

Heidi M. Detty ’86, Grove City, Ohio, June 4, 2020

Michael Lawrence Martenet ’86, Mansfield, Ohio, May 23, 2020

Darin T. Falleur ’87, Hilliard, Ohio, May 25, 2020

Carl Vincent Rohr ’87, Columbus, Ohio, May 4, 2020

David Bryan Fleming ’88, Liberty Township, Ohio, July 26, 2020

Dennis Floyd Roquemore ’88 M, Nashport, Ohio, May 10, 2020

Bryan James Allen ’89, Ashville, Ohio, June 29, 2020

Timothy Joseph Boyer ’89, Canal Winchester, Ohio, May 9, 2020

1990s

Emma Jean Lambert ’90 PhD, Pooler, Georgia, June 22, 2020

Ann Virginia McCullough ’91, Columbus, Ohio, May 5, 2020

Timothy Jude Baker ’92, ’96 DVM, Hillsdale, Michigan, May 25, 2020

Wendy Marie Frantz ’92, Grove City, Ohio, June 4, 2020

Mark C. Jarvis ’92, ’00 M, Powell, Ohio, May 6, 2020

Jack Edward McCreary ’92 MA, Columbus, Ohio, May 23, 2020

Pamela Anne Emmerich ’95, Tahoe Vista, California, July 5, 2020

Robert James Faessler ’95, Loveland, Ohio, May 2, 2020

Yvonne Houck Lesicko ’95 M, Worthington, Ohio, June 18, 2020

Matthew John Greenisen ’97, ’03 M, Salem, Ohio, May 26, 2020

Angela Marie Stacey ’97, ’98 M, Columbus, Ohio, May 29, 2020

Enrique G. Lopez ’98 PhD, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania, May 1, 2020

Matthew John Meister ’99, Chardon, Ohio, June 8, 2020

2000s

Tricia Elizabeth Kehl ’00, ’02, ’04 M, Bellville, Ohio, June 14, 2020

Emmy Lou Partin ’00, Columbus, Ohio, May 14, 2020

Matthew Joseph Thiemann ’01 M, Cincinnati, Ohio, May 5, 2020

Brian Christopher McCartney ’03, Westerville, Ohio, May 21, 2020

Haiyan Wiesmann ’03 M, ’07 PhD, Frederick, Maryland, May 20, 2020

Zachary Eugene Thompson ’04, Dublin, Ohio, June 16, 2020

Gregory Leonard Davis ’05, South Vienna, Ohio, May 22, 2020

Anita June Parker ’07 MA, Columbus, Ohio, June 6, 2020

Anna Castor Glenn ’09 DRH, Saint Paul, Minnesota, May 19, 2020

Tasha N. Jones ’09, Marion, Ohio, June 6, 2020

2010s

Nathan Tilden Thatcher ’11, Lakeview, Ohio, June 17, 2020

Mohammad Toukhy Mosleh Elnakish ’13 PhD, Columbus, Ohio, May 16, 2020

Sarah Rae Grossman ’20, Columbus, Ohio, May 30, 2020

Hasan Khan ’20, Dublin, Ohio, June 14, 2020