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 Aug. 1, 2020, through Oct. 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.

1930s

Paul Louis Weller ’35, ’38 M, Savannah, Georgia, August 9, 2020


1940s

Martha Birdwell ’45, Rosenberg, Texas, September 30, 2020

Evelyn Schott Vanek ’45, Lima, Ohio, October 7, 2020

Marjorie Keyerleber Kahn ’47, ’48 MA, New Albany, Ohio, September 23, 2020

Earl Aaron Todt ’47, Waverly, Ohio, August 28, 2020

Virgil Y. Blosser ’48, Columbiana, Ohio, October 26, 2020

James A. Elmer ’48, Norwalk, Ohio, October 6, 2020

Mary P. Miller ’48, Torrance, California, September 29, 2020

Jim Henry Rosenberger ’48, ’51 MS, ’52 DVM, Willoughby, Ohio, August 10, 2020

Shirley Teach Johnson ’49, Murray, Kentucky, October 5, 2020

Harriett Herzog Johnson ’49, Oneonta, New York, September 9, 2020

Leonard Machles ’49, ’53 MA, Raleigh, North Carolina, August 19, 2020

Ruth Schaffer Schildhouse ’49, Columbus, Ohio, October 29, 2020


1950s

Clay Lloyd Barfield ’50, Sidney, Ohio, October 23, 2020

Jack R. Postle ’50, ’53 MD, ’60 M, Greenville, South Carolina, September 9, 2020

Clarence Frederick Shaw ’50 MS, ’50, Linwood, New Jersey, September 9, 2020

Babette F. Whitman ’50, Columbus, Ohio, August 18, 2020

Charlotte Jane Andrews ’51, Gloucester, Massachusetts, August 28, 2020

Forrest Donald Baillie ’51, ’76 OD, Zanesville, Ohio, September 20, 2020

Whitney B. Dillon ’51, Bradenton, Florida, September 21, 2020

Benjamin C. Fassberg ’51, San Rafael, California, August 30, 2020

George Russell Harris ’51, West Palm Beach, Florida, August 25, 2020

Robert L. Schnarre ’51, Saint Marys, Ohio, August 26, 2020

John H. Zerwick ’51, Columbus, Ohio, August 10, 2020

Richard Charles Burns ’52, Blissfield, Michigan, September 2, 2020

William Winkler Fallon ’52 MS, ’52, Columbus, Ohio, October 9, 2020

Armond Virgil Arnold ’53, ’57 DDS, Lima, Ohio, September 25, 2020

Jules Joseph Duga ’53, ’55 MS, ’60 PhD, Columbus, Ohio, October 13, 2020

Philip G. Keeney ’53 MS, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, October 17, 2020

Thomas J. Laufersweiler ’53, Dayton, Ohio, August 1, 2020

Charles Elbert Phillips ’53, ’56 MS, Nevada City, California, October 9, 2020

Herman John Rehder ’53, ’57 DVM, Columbus, Ohio, October 14, 2020

Fred V. Brock ’54, Norman, Oklahoma, October 21, 2020

Richard Held Buchsieb ’54, Cambridge, Ohio, October 10, 2020

Charles Arthur Cassell ’54 M, Mount Vernon, Ohio, August 14, 2020

Sarah Clapp Reid ’54, Columbus, Ohio, October 19, 2020

Nicholas John Teteris ’54 MD, ’62 M, Shawnee Hills, Ohio, August 31, 2020

Thomas V. Beckley ’55, Circleville, Ohio, August 13, 2020

Robert H. Schroeter ’55, ’63 DDS, Lady Lake, Florida, October 8, 2020

Ernest E. Wolfle ’55, ’59 MA, Rockville, Maryland, August 27, 2020

Albert C. Muren ’56, Marion, Massachusetts, August 18, 2020

Allen McGhee Rowe ’56, ’56 MS, Columbus, Ohio, October 7, 2020

Charles William Solt ’56, ’59 DDS, Hilliard, Ohio, October 7, 2020

Robert J. Stern ’56 MD, Lima, Ohio, October 28, 2020

Paul Latta Townsend ’56, Wadsworth, Ohio, August 20, 2020

Phyllis Thompson Wiley ’56, Zanesfield, Ohio, October 9, 2020

Jane Harman Hooker ’57, ’77 MS, Columbus, Ohio, October 22, 2020

Esther Sheppard Massie ’57, Dublin, Ohio, October 13, 2020

Donald J. Rapp ’58 JD, Deland, Florida, August 24, 2020

Irene Cavas Rousos ’58, Columbus, Ohio, August 22, 2020

Jane Munro Starr ’58, Columbus, Ohio, October 2, 2020

Mary Ann Turner ’58 MA, ’65 PhD, Bella Vista, Arkansas, October 6, 2020

Roger D. Willis ’58, Columbus, Ohio, September 18, 2020

Donald R. Knepper ’59 DVM, Gibsonburg, Ohio, September 28, 2020

Barbara A. Munjas ’59, ’62 MS, Richmond, Virginia, October 28, 2020

Marvin Alexander Zuravsky ’59 DDS, ’63 MS, Columbus, Ohio, September 6, 2020


1960s

Margie Acree Gorslene ’60 M, Marysville, Ohio, October 3, 2020

Janet Anderson Menzer ’60 MA, Frederick, Maryland, August 2, 2020

Martin Alan Silberman ’60, Steubenville, Ohio, August 23, 2020

Hugh Vaughn Angle ’61, Southern Pines, North Carolina, August 17, 2020

Kenneth Ross Badertscher ’61, Tucson, Arizona, October 14, 2020

Lawrence F. Boesel ’61 DDS, Toledo, Ohio, August 7, 2020

David Lee Dayton ’61, Westerville, Ohio, October 16, 2020

Edward T. Dehan ’61 MS, Austin, Texas, August 9, 2020

Wilbur Eugene Delph ’61 DVM, Stockton, California, August 17, 2020

John P. Haun ’61 MD, Sierra Vista, Arizona, August 19, 2020

Robert Claude Hummel ’61 DVM, ’61, Fort Collins, Colorado, October 31, 2020

James N. Keyse ’61, The Villages, Florida, September 9, 2020

James Perry Miller ’61, Celina, Ohio, October 1, 2020

James H. Bittinger ’62, Kingsford, Michigan, August 20, 2020

David Winston Doner ’62, ’66 MD, Santa Barbara, California, October 16, 2020

Robert Lewis Levitin ’62, ’66 MD, Conroe, Texas, October 6, 2020

Roger J. McNichols ’62, ’64 MS, ’66 PhD, Ottawa Hills, Ohio, August 5, 2020

Robert Eugene Murray ’62, Saint Clairsville, Ohio, October 25, 2020

George Kay Tolford ’62, Westerville, Ohio, September 7, 2020

Lawrence Robert Elleman ’63, ’66 JD, Cincinnati, Ohio, October 2, 2020

Myron Earl Thomas ’63 MD, Mount Vernon, Ohio, September 26, 2020

Robert C. Tolle ’63 DDS, Statesville, North Carolina, October 1, 2020

Louis D. Vottero ’63 MS, Calais, Maine, September 12, 2020

David B. Wood ’63, Grand Rapids, Michigan, August 31, 2020

Robert T. Ferris ’64 MS, ’67 PhD, Deltona, Florida, October 1, 2020

Sandra Lewis Horne ’64, Riverview, Michigan, October 18, 2020

Richard S. Newsome ’64, Fairfax Station, Virginia, August 7, 2020

Wesley Kenneth Roush ’64, Hillsboro, Ohio, September 16, 2020

Harvey Teres Weinstein ’64 DDS, ’64, Middletown, Ohio, August 3, 2020

Sharon Marzluf Coultas ’65, Columbus, Ohio, October 13, 2020

Lynn Lee Edwards ’65, Wilmington, Delaware, September 19, 2020

Donn William Griffith ’65, ’74 MS, Dublin, Ohio, August 1, 2020

Larry Elwood Heller ’65, New Holland, Pennsylvania, August 2, 2020

John Michael Mills ’65, Dublin, Ohio, September 18, 2020

Joseph K. Rigney ’65, Columbus, Ohio, September 6, 2020

James Cleveland Shaffer ’65, Pataskala, Ohio, October 20, 2020

Wayne Richard Wiley ’65 DDS, Mentor, Ohio, September 4, 2020

Rosella Main Ault ’66 MA, Albany, Ohio, August 18, 2020

Louis John Edward Heil ’66, Columbus, Ohio, September 23, 2020

George Robert Leichnetz ’66 MS, ’70 PhD, Midlothian, Virginia, August 22, 2020

Martha Jeanne Peck ’66, New Albany, Ohio, August 16, 2020

James Howard Russell ’66, Leesburg, Florida, September 11, 2020

Sara G. Stephens ’66, Newark, Ohio, August 21, 2020

Lawrence Frederick Bryant ’67 PhD, Woodstock, Georgia, October 7, 2020

David Cameron ’67, Westerville, Ohio, September 9, 2020

John Alexander Harchanko ’67 MS, Williston, North Dakota, September 16, 2020

Sara Karen Kreusch ’67, Dayton, Ohio, October 3, 2020

Philip George Kuehl ’67 M, ’70 PhD, Potomac, Maryland, September 3, 2020

Jeffrey Alan Myers ’67, ’67 MS, ’73 PhD, Worthington, Ohio, August 16, 2020

Charles Ellsworth Stock ’67, ’72 MS, Wooster, Ohio, August 6, 2020

Karen Bernt Coleman ’68, Park City, Utah, August 1, 2020

Gail Chern Ford ’68, ’77 M, ’86 JD, Columbus, Ohio, August 22, 2020

David Michael Kelly ’68, Worthington, Ohio, August 24, 2020

John Merrell McNamara ’68, Navarre, Ohio, September 14, 2020

Maynard Dauswell Lay ’69 MS, O Fallon, Illinois, September 27, 2020

Carolyn Janis Mayer ’69, Westerville, Ohio, October 20, 2020

Douglas Rutherford Murray ’69 M, Williamsburg, Virginia, October 3, 2020


1970s

Timothy Louis Lauvray ’70, ’71 MS, Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, October 8, 2020

Neil Eric Rich ’70, Henderson, Nevada, September 22, 2020

Shirley Lucas Sowards ’70, Columbus, Ohio, August 31, 2020

Robert Brainard Barnett ’71, ’75 JD, Dublin, Ohio, September 20, 2020

Phyllis Jane Dragonas ’71 PhD, Beverly, Massachusetts, August 1, 2020

George Elmer Geissbuhler ’71, Worthington, Ohio, October 26, 2020

Stephen James Johnson ’71, Ashland, Ohio, October 11, 2020

Timothy Warren Kahrl ’71 MA, Mount Vernon, Ohio, August 5, 2020

Bruce Vickers Alden ’72, Worthington, Ohio, September 30, 2020

John William Paul ’72 DVM, ’73 MS, Canandaigua, New York, October 29, 2020

William Jeffrey Tully ’72 JD, Costa Mesa, California, September 14, 2020

Godfrey G. Ibom ’73 PhD, Houston, Texas, September 16, 2020

Eugene H. Nemitz ’73 JD, Dover, Ohio, October 19, 2020

Kathy Jo Wilgus ’73, West Mansfield, Ohio, August 18, 2020

Patricia Fedo Yost ’73, ’89, NEWARK, Ohio, October 2, 2020

Barbara J. Colbow ’74, Blacklick, Ohio, August 15, 2020

David Irwin Frizzell ’74 DVM, Springboro, Ohio, September 4, 2020

David Robert Hopkins ’74, Louisville, Kentucky, September 29, 2020

George Notary ’74, Canfield, Ohio, August 2, 2020

Jayma Sue Wink ’74, Mansfield, Ohio, September 27, 2020

Elizabeth Williams Kastner ’75, Boston, Massachusetts, September 14, 2020

Bruce Ray Siecker ’75 PhD, Aldie, Virginia, September 18, 2020

Robert Terrence Ault ’76, Columbus, Ohio, October 30, 2020

Richard Kenneth Wear ’76, Dayton, Ohio, September 8, 2020

Jennifer Jean Clippinger ’77, ’82 MA, Lancaster, Ohio, October 1, 2020

Michael Allen Cornett ’77 DDS, Springboro, Ohio, October 24, 2020

Allyson M. Haycox ’77, Marion, Ohio, September 30, 2020

Albert Lewis Lederer ’77 MS, ’83 PhD, Lexington, Kentucky, October 4, 2020

David Craig Wade ’79 M, Worthington, Ohio, August 22, 2020


1980s

Rosemarie Ann Benya ’80 PhD, Broadview Heights, Ohio, September 27, 2020

Thomas Clyde Elliott ’80, ’86 MS, New Concord, Ohio, August 27, 2020

Kaye Ann Linke ’80, ’84 MD, Granville, Ohio, October 16, 2020

Rex Marlin Maxwell ’82, Waynesfield, Ohio, August 1, 2020

Marie Elaine Niese ’82, Lima, Ohio, August 16, 2020

Annette D. Searfoss ’82, Hilliard, Ohio, October 2, 2020

George Henry Boerger ’83, Kingston, Massachusetts, September 19, 2020

Julie Lynn Davidson ’83 MA, Reynoldsburg, Ohio, August 12, 2020

Marsha H. Harris ’83 MA, Westerville, Ohio, August 22, 2020

Ellen Lemay Heiby ’85, Perrysville, Ohio, October 19, 2020

Kimberly Ann Elliot ’88, ’96 DRP, New Boston, NewHampshire, September 29, 2020

Nancy Neal-Laube ’88, ’91, ’92 M, Melbourne, Florida, October 11, 2020

Charles McKinley Greenlee ’89, Columbus, Ohio, August 22, 2020

Janice L. Rengert ’89, Newark, Ohio, October 22, 2020


1990s

Olive Sue Stover ’90, Columbus, Ohio, August 10, 2020

Linda Eileen Fraley ’91, Mansfield, Ohio, October 12, 2020

David Neil Solomon ’92 M, Ashland, Oregon, October 17, 2020

Vernon William Hartmann ’93, Blairsville, Pennsylvania, October 16, 2020

Autumn Giesige Corbett ’95, Columbus, Ohio, August 31, 2020

Amy Beth Delorenzo ’95 MA, Columbus, Ohio, October 8, 2020

Sharon K. Shore ’95, Lombard, Illinois, September 18, 2020

Richard Patrick Egnor ’97, Huntsville, Ohio, August 29, 2020

Melanie Lenora Buffington ’99 MA, ’04 PhD, Columbus, Ohio, September 16, 2020

Michael Francis Maher ’99, Columbus, Ohio, August 26, 2020


2000s

Christine Fields Bardar ’00, Powell, Ohio, October 12, 2020

Aprille R. Barrett ’02, Newark, Ohio, August 2, 2020

Jeffery Allen Shaw ’04, Marysville, Ohio, September 23, 2020

Ruth Bader Ginsburg ’09 HON, Washington, D.C., September 18, 2020


2010s

Cheryl M. Maziers ’11 M, Pandora, Ohio, August 4, 2020

Hyoungki Park ’16 MS, Dublin, Ohio, October 13, 2020