In Memoriam

Blake community deaths reported or published since June, 2013

John Ackerman, former employee spouse, November 22. 2013. Survived by wife, Helen Ackerman.

Brian Anderson, former alumna spouse, August 1, 2013. Survived by children, Christopher Anderson, Nora Anderson; former wife, Melissa Anderson '73.

Christianne Anderson, alumnus spouse, July 14, 2013. Survived by husband, Marc Anderson '87; three children; parents, Durval Souza Assis Ribeiro and Edna Mariza Duim Ribeiro; three sisters.

Marvin Bares, former grandparent, October 24, 2013. Survived by wife, Geri Steffen; five children; nine grandchildren including, Matthew Bares '05; eight great-grandchildren.

Evelyn Barnhill, former parent, March 2, 2014. Survived by sons, Phillip Barnhill '73, Eric Barnhill; four grandchildren.

Phyllis Bauer, former grandparent, November 3, 2013. Survived by sons, Ronald Bauer, Robert Bauer, Patrick Bauer; daughter, Colette Bartkowski; eight grandchildren including, Sarah Bartkowski '10.

Corrine Birnberg, February 26, 2014. Survived by daughter, Joanne Birnberg '73; son, Gary Birnberg '77; two granddaughters.

Gerald Bliss, former grandparent, March 15, 2014. Survived by wife, Emily Bliss; children, Kathleen Van Krevelen, Debra Jungclaus, Gerald Bliss, Jr., James Bliss, Thomas Bliss, Suzanne Bliss; 17 grandchildren including, Alana Jackson-Bliss '99; 14 great- grandchildren.

Carole Blumberg, grandparent, September 24, 2013. Survived by husband, Don Blumberg; daughter, Teri Lawson; son, Bret Meredith; grandchildren, Lauren Meredith '14, Kyle Meredith '18; stepson, Thomas Dale.

Jeanette Bobo, former grandparent, August 4, 2013. Survived by children, Lenora Montgomery, Miata Foluke, Joseph Bobo, Cassell Bobo, Ruth Bobo; grandchildren, Akil Foluke '06, Makini Foluke '08, Dafina Bobo '11.

Patricia Boulter '44, September 2, 2013. Survived by several nieces and nephews.

Mary Bowman, former grandparent, October 25, 2013. Survived by husband, Bradley Bowman; daughters, Sarah Bowman '76, Mimi Rae '80; son, Brad Bowman '83; six grandchildren including, Austin Rae '14, Clayton Rae '16; sister, Kathleen Erickson '56.

Bradley Bowman '38, December 23, 2013. Survived by children, Sarah Bowman '76, Mimi Rae '80, Brad Bowman '83; six grandchildren including, Austin Rae '14, Clayton Rae '16.

Richard Bren, former parent, August 17, 2013. Survived by wife, Beverly Bren; daughter, Joni Teschner; son, Jerry Bren '79; four granddaughters; two great-grandchildren.

Conley Brooks, former parent, former trustee, December 16, 2013. Survived by children, Conley Brooks, Jr. '63, Marlow Brooks '66, Sky Brooks '69, Stephen B. Brooks '72, Markell Hapka; ten grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren.

Carolyn Canfield, grandparent, July 17, 2013. Survived by children, Deborah Pederson, Mark Pederson; grandchildren, Alison McManus '12, Thomas McManus '12, Erik Pederson, Annika Pederson.

Mailand Card, former parent, October 23, 2013. Survived by children, William Card, Jr., Susan Robertson, Scott Card '82; five grandchildren.

Sage Cowles, former parent, former trustee, November 21, 2013. Survived by sons, Jay Cowles '71, Fuller Cowles '80; daughters, Tessa Flores '67, Jane Cowles '73; 10 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren.

John Curtin '40, August 18, 2013. Survived by brother, Donald Curtin '49; stepchildren, Stephen Fox, Cynthia Wright, Michael Fox '69, Richard Fox '72, Charles Fox '74; children, Paula S. Curtin '69, Jocko Curtin '72, Andrea Anderson '79; 23 grandchildren.

Eugene Day '46, November 28, 2013. Survived by wife, Sandy Day; children, Mark Day, Lori Harty '82; grandchildren, Kelly Day, Kevin Day.

Caleb Dayton '09, November 12, 2013. Survived by parents, David and Vanessa Dayton; brother, Isaac Dayton.

Mary Lee Dayton '43, August 21, 2013. Survived by daughters, Sally D. Clement '67, Katherine D. Nielsen '69, Ellen D. Grace '69, Elizabeth D. Dovydenas '71; nine grandchildren including, Olivia Nielsen ;09.

George Dixon, former parent, June 28, 2013. Survived by daughter, Candis Dixon '72; sons, Andy Dixon, Jed Dixon; six grandchildren.

James Duncan, former parent, August 10, 2013. Survived by wife, Mary Dent Duncan; sons, Jimmy Duncan '80, Scott Duncan '83; grandchildren, Owen Duncan '12, Adria Duncan.

Jan Dunphy, former grandparent, September 24, 2013. Survived by husband, Gerald Dunphy; son, Steven Dunphy '75; daughter, Laura Braun; four grandchildren including, Patrick Dunphy '12, Ryan Dunphy '14; three great-grandchildren.

Steven Engquist, current parent, March 13, 2014. Survived by wife, Cynthia Engquist '79; daughter, Elise Engquist '11; son, Luke Engquist '14; mother, Violet Engquist.

Robert Etem, former grandparent, September 3, 2013. Survived by children, Virginia Byers, Thomas Etem, Christine Litsey; seven grandchildren including, Mitchell Byers '13; one great-granddaughter.

June Evans, employee relative, July 21, 2013. Survived by five children including, Janet Herron; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandaughter; two brothers.

Sheridan Fenwick, former parent, October 15, 2013. Survived by daughter, Ashley Fenwick-Naditch Viola '98; stepsons, Eric Bruntjen '89, Warner Bruntjen '87; grandson, Luca Viola

Shirin Fristedt, former parent, August 3, 2013. Survived by husband, Prof. Bert Fristedt; daughter, Puja Ram '85; grandson, Michael O'Brien.

Anne Mae Gahlon, former grandparent, July 22, 2013. Survived by children, Kathryn Wangensteen, Dan Gahlon; grandchildren, Michael Gahlon, Jamie Gahlon, Bjorn Wangensteen '06.

Marilyn Gamble, former parent, December 22, 2013. Survived by daughter, Kim Marriott '68, sons, Don Gamble III '70, Larry Gamble; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.

Donald Gibbons, grandparent, February 26, 2014. Survived by daughters, Sharon Gibbons, Colleen Quinn; grandchildren, Connor Quinn '16, Cindy Quinn '17.

J. Philip Goan, grandparent, August 18, 2013. Survived by wife, Joan Goan '45; daughters, Gerry Lee Lukaska, Kathryn Wiant '69, Annie Cronin '80; sons, John Goan, Dan Goan; 10 grandchildren including, Luke Cronin '09, Kevin Cronin '15; four great-grandchildren.

Sidney Goodman, former parent, October 20, 2013. Survived by daughter, Holly Goodman '63; son, John Goodman; grandsons, Brad Shapiro '91, Chad Shapiro '90, Shane Goodman '01; four great-grandchildren.

Richard Gray, former parent, March 5, 2014. Survived by partner, Marion Downs; sons, Dick Gray, Jr., Jim Gray, Steve Gray '64, six grandchildren including, Stacy Gray '90, Christopher Gray '03; five great-grandchildren.

Lawrence Greenberg, former parent, March 8, 2014. Survived by wife, Ronnie Greenberg; children, Gail Siegel, Bob Greenberg '70, Steve Greenberg; grandchildren, Kate Greenberg '05, Ana Siegel, Michael Siegel.

Avidan Gross '97, August 21, 2013. Survived by mother, Elaine Blizen Gross; father, Jonathan Gross '68.

Rosemary Haas, former grandparent, December 3, 2013. Survived by husband, Jack Haas; five children including, Frederick Haas; 11 grandchildren including, Rolf Haas '04, Anya Haas '08; nine great-grandchildren.

Earl Hassinger, former grandparent, November 27, 2013. Survived by wife, Stella Hassinger; son, Eugene Jasper; grandchildren, Jay Jasper '09, Grace Jasper '12.

Bernadette Hanvik, former parent, February 18, 2014. Survived by daughters, Nora Hanvik, Katherine Hanson '74; two granddaughters.

Pamela Hayes, grandparent, February 24, 2014. Survived by husband, Doug Hayes; daughter, Shawn Jones; son, Todd Hayes '86; four grandchildren including, Kevin Hayes '14, Tyler Hayes '18.

Barbara Heffelfinger, former parent, December 25, 2013. Survived by children, Thomas Heffelfinger '66, Heidi Heffelfinger, Frank T. Heffelfinger '70; four grandchildren including, Laura Heffelfinger '01, Julia Heffelfinger '07; three step-grandchildren.

Nora Hersey, former parent, October 24, 2013. Survived by children, Kate H. Dickerson '74, Elizabeth H. Gardner '76, Richard Keeling Hersey '78, Jane H. Sanborn; seven grandchildren; one step-grandson; two step-great-grandchildren.

Fred Hoff, former grandparent, December 26, 2013. Survived by children, Craig Hoff, Laurel Hoff, Julie Hoff; eight grandchildren including, Kristin Hoff '03, Anders Hoff '05, Gretchen Hoff '11.

Morris Hoffman, former grandparent, October 3, 2013. Survived by wife, Gerre Hoffman; children, Paul Hoffman, Rachel Hoffman, David Hoffman, Barb Weidmann, Nancy Newman, Robert Berman, Amy Berman; ten grandchildren including, Zachary Berman '12.

Kenneth Israel, former parent, September 11, 2013. Survived by daughters, Katherine Prescott-Israel '12, Adrianne Prescott-Israel '14; former spouse, Tracy Prescott '77, father, Benjamin Israel.

Evylin Johnson '28, November 19, 2013. Survived by nephew, David Calhoun; nieces, Melanie Calhoun, Marti Lundin, Georgia Ann Bergin, Marcia Meier.

Denver Kaufman, former parent, March 17, 2014. Survived by wife, Sharol Kaufman; daughter, Mary Kathryn Cashman '81; son, T. Denver Kaufman '85; three grandchildren.

Donald Kelly, grandparent, November 7, 2013. Survived by son, Brian Kelly, daughter Megan Deignan; grandchildren, John Deignan '19, Samuel Deignan '20, Ella Deignan '22, Thomas Deignan '27.

Wonju Kim '94, November 4, 2013. Survived by parents, Youngki and Youngsun Kim; brother, Alred Kim '92.

Virginia Kuechle, former parent, March 7, 2014. Survived by sons, John Kuechle '70, Dan Kuechle '71; daughter, Ginnie Schauss; one grandson.

Monica Lack, alumnus spouse, January 20, 2013. Survived by husband, Ernest Lack '63.

George Lagerstrom '24, August 30, 2013. Survived by parents, Julie and Ed Lagerstrom; brother, Jack Lagerstrom '18; sister, Elizabeth Lagerstrom; grandparents, Gene and Betty Schurman, Jean Lagerstrom.

Stephen Larson '56, November 15, 2013. Survived by wife, Lucinda Larson; four children; five grandchildren; brothers, Richard Larson '51, Philip Larson '54, David Larson '60.

David Lasky, former grandparent, December 6, 2013. Survived by daughter, Marissa Lasky; son, Michael Lasky; three grandchildren including, Adam Lasky '01.

Normand Lejeune, employee relative, November 4, 2013. Survived by wife, Viviane; children, Susan Adler, Paul Lejeune, Diane Deininger, David Lejeune, Daniel Lejeune; nine grandchildren.

Gary Levin, former parent, March 25, 2014. Survived by wife, Julia Levin; children, Geoff Levin '86, Jessica Weinberg '91; five grandchildren.

Donna Long, former grandparent, July 16, 2013. Survived by daughters, Kathy Speer, Cyndi Strand, Becky Stradiotto; five grandchildren including, Erin Strand '06, Lindsay Strand '08.

Merceditas Lopez, grandparent, August 7, 2013. Survived by husband, Tomas Lopez; daughter, Patricia Chang; grandchildren, Christopher Chang '19, Andrew Chang '21.

Haven Lucas, former employee, February 27, 2014. Survived by wife, Marcia Lucas; children, Eric Lucas, Katie Goodwin, Jodi Voelker; four grandchildren.

Keith Luis '68, July 28, 2013. Survived by brothers, Richard Luis, David Luis; sister, Deborah Edwards.

Lois Lund, former parent, December 5, 2013. Survived by husband, Richard R. Lund, MD; children, Paul Lund '76, Nancy Schaaf '78, Mark Lund '80, Peter Lund '83; six grandchildren including, Alex Lund '09.

Ardis MacGregor, former parent, February 17, 2014. Survived by son, Jim MacGregor '71; daughter, Jean Casey; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild.

Merlin Magnusson, former parent, July 1, 2013. Survived by wife, Deanne Magnusson; son, Brian Magnusson '88; two grandchildren.

Thomas Markle, former parent, March 22, 2014. Survived by daughters, Barbara Polk '62, Judy Pool; son, Peter Markle '64; seven grandchildren including, Jennifer Howell '86; three great-grandchildren.

Marie McNeff, former parent, August 23, 2013. Survived by husband, Larry McNeff; son, Clayton McNeff '87; three grandchildren.

Donald Meads, former parent, July 11, 2013. Survived by wife, Jane Lightner Meads; seven children including, Edward Meads '63, Larry Meads '68; 23 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren.

David Mellen, former grandparent, August 2, 2013. Survived by wife, Shirley Mellen; children, Katy Beste, David Mellen, Kent Mellen; nine grandchildren including, Peter Beste '04.

Rudy Molck-Ude, former employee relative, December 25, 2013. Survived by wife, Roberta Molck-Ude; two brothers.

Janet Monahan, former grandparent, July 29, 2013. Survived by children, Mike Monahan, Ann Laurent, Katie Mitchell, Susan Zechmann, Mary Jean Larrea, Patrick Monahan, Daniel Monahan, David Monahan; 17 grandchildren including, Amy Laurent '01.

Timothy Morsman '94, November 25, 2013. Survived by brothers, James Morsman '87, Jeffrey Morsman '88; parents, Edgar and Elizabeth Morsman.

Farhan Muhammad, current parent, March 3, 2014. Survived by wife, Farhana Ahmed; son, Shayan Farhan '25; daughter, Rhea Farhan '27.

Connie Woodrich Myhre, alumnus child, November 7, 2013. Survived by husband, David Myhre; one daughter; father, Stephen B. Woodrich '44; two siblings.

Phyllis Nelson, employee relative, November 17, 2013. Survived by children, Donald Swanson, Barbara Scherer, Cindy Andrews, Janet Haack, Kimberly Larson; nine grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren.

Robert Owens, Sr., former parent, July 9, 2013. Survived by children, Marie Owens, Elizabeth Owens, Robert Owens Jr. '73; four grandchildren; two great-grandaughters.

Rosemary Peacock, former parent, March 3, 2014. Survived by daughter, Felicity Caramanna '72; son, Marcus Peacock '78; three grandchildren.

Anna Peterson, former grandparent, September 4, 2013. Survived by daughter, Judith A. Spinner; sons, John Peterson, Jr., Andrew J. Peterson, Fred R. Peterson, Ted V. Peterson; 13 grandchildren including, Anne M. Spinner '99.

Laverne Phillips, former parent, August 12, 2013. Survived by children Karen Phillips, Connie Tressel, Scott Phillips '70; seven grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren.

Greta Pofcher, grandparent, December 21, 2013. Survived by son, Scott Pofcher; daughter, Janet Johnson; six grandchildren including, Chase Johnson '18, Annika Johnson '23, Gunnar Johnson '23.

Sandra Pohlad, former parent, December 17, 2013. Survived by daughters, Karen Pohlad, Kathy Duxbury, Ann Pohlad; sons, Tom Pohlad '78, John Pohlad '83; 10 grandchildren including, Robert Moeller '02, Jennifer Pohlad '09.

Oran Powell, former grandparent, August 13, 2013. Survived by wife, Elizabeth Powell; children, Don Powell, Reg Powell, Lynn Brokke, Scott Powell, Ann Powell; 15 grandchildren including, Amy Comero '93, Robin Comero '95, Cassandra Powell '96, Robert Powell '98, Heather Comero '99, Charles Powell '02; 13 great-grandchildren.

Edward Pritzker, former grandparent, September 1, 2013. Survived by sons, Marc Pritzker, Fred Pritzker, Tom Pritzker; daughters, Sandy Rubenstein, Connie Rubenstein, Nancy Madson; nine grandchildren including, Billie Pritzker '08, Sam Pritzker '10.

Harold Ring, former parent, December 12, 2013. Survived by children, Terry Ring Schonwald, Marnie B. Ring, Jeffrey B. Ring '69, Michael P. Ring '72, Joanne S. Ring; 12 grandchildren including, Molly E. Ring '11; two step-grandchildren; two great- grandchildren.

Roger Royce '61, September 14, 2013. Survived by mother, Marci Royce; children, Elizabeth Royce '95, Joshua Royce '99; sister, Carol Royce-Wilder '59; former wife, Linda Sharpe.

Rinehart Ruff, former parent, November 20, 2013. Survived by wife, Dureen Ruff; children, SueWellman, Kris Ruff Heideman, Steve Ruff, Anne Marie Ruff Grewal '90; eight grandchildren.

Hussein Samatar, parent, former trustee, August 25, 2013. Survived by wife, Ubah Jama; children, Hanad Samatar '14, Harun Samatar, Habon Samatar '22.

Wayne Sanders, former grandparent, March 4, 2014. Survived by daughters, Mary Linker, Maggie Kowalski, Therese Sanders, Maureen Menden; 10 grandchildren including, John Patera; five great-grandchildren.

Betty Schwie, former grandparent, November 12, 2013. Survived by children, Larry Schwie, Lynn Schwie, Ward Schwie, Jill Schwie, Beth Dayton; 13 grandchildren including, Claire Goldsmith '99, Paul Goldsmith '01, Elizabeth Goldsmith '02; five great grandchildren.

Gary Sivanich '70, October 27, 2013. Survived by brothers, Robert Sivanich '69, Jon Sivanich '76.

Ashlyn Smith, child of current family, November 20, 2013. Survived by parents, Jeff Smith & Susan Shogren Smith '86, Kevin & Lisa Makowski; six sisters including, Charlotte Smith '14, Hannah Rose Smith '16; four brothers.

D. William Smith, former parent, November 3, 2013. Survived by wife, Annette Smith '51; daughter, Allyson Smith; sons, Graham Smith '79, Douglas Smith '81; six grandchildren; sister, Susan Miller.

Diane Sparboe '49, October 24, 2013. Survived by sister, Dolores "Dodie" Sparboe Du Toit.

Richard Stebbins, former parent, August 18, 2013. Survived by children, Cathryn Stebbins, Jerry Stebbines, Jeff Stebbins, Richard Stebbins '80; six grandchildren including, Dexter Andrews '87, Emma Stoller '95, Jane Stoller '97; three great- grandchildren.

Margaret Stevens, former parent, February 22, 2014. Survived by husband, Sheridan Stevens, MD '57; daughters, Hilary Stevens '91, Cydny Stevens '94.

Harlan Swanson, former grandparent, October 11, 2013. Survived by daughters, Pam Swanson Laupies, Patti Morris; grandchildren, Lindsay Swanson '05, Chelsea Swanson '08, Chandler Laupies.

Marjorie Thatcher, grandparent, October 21, 2013. Survived by husband, Richard Gregory; children, Steve Thatcher, Tim Thatcher, Rebecca Ellis, Cindy Clague; seven grandchildren including, Quinn Ellis '15, Shannon Ellis '18.

Pauline Thomas, former parent, October 15, 2013. Survived by daughter, Paula Thomas Huddy '71; son, Jeffrey Dean Thomas; grandson, Travis Michael Huddy '00; granddaughter, Tracy Thomas Huddy '02.

Ragnar Tiller, former parent, December 9, 2013. Survived by wife, Marit E. Tiller; daughter, Annebeth Burgess '75; two grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; 10 great-step-grandchildren.

Donald Tremblay, former parent, September 4, 2013. Survived by wife, Irene Tremblay; children, Mark Tremblay '07, Michelle Tremblay '09.

James Tuthill '51, November 9, 2013. Survived by wife, Mary J. Tuthill; daughters, Tracy Tuthill Anagnost, Sally McNamee, Lisa Cordes Alton; sons Whitney Tuthill, John Tuthill, Jeff Cordes; 11 grandchildren.

Gedney Tuttle '44, March 16, 2014. Survived by wife, Emily Anne Tuttle; sons,: Andrew Tuttle '71, Carl Tuttle, Jeff Tuttle, John Tuttle; nine grandchildren; four stepchildren including, Mary S. Thompson '73, Gregory Staples '77, Kathryn Staples '82.

Elizabeth Weyerhaeuser, parent, December 31, 2013. Survived by husband, David Weyerhaeuser; children, Blake Weyerhaeuser '19, Jackie Weyerhaeuser '21, Charlie Weyerhaeuser '23; father, Joel Fairman; brother, David Fairman; sister, Helen Fairman.

Patricia Wiens, former grandparent, December 6, 2013. Survived by husband, Jerome J. Wiens; children, Jon Wiens, Julie McArthur, Mary Sill, Rob Wiens; 11 grandchildren including, Abby Sill '11, Natalie Sill '13, Matthew Sill '17.

Sally Winer, former grandparent, August 21, 2013. Survived by husband, Norman Winer; daughter, Barbara Patchen; son, Scott Winer; grandchildren, Robert Patchen '10, Evan Patchen '14, Kaeli Patchen '14, Josh Winer, Jake Winer.

Waynette Wing, former grandparent, November 4, 2013. Survived by daughters, Dena Naylor, Christine Lindstrom; six grandchildren including, Michelle Lindstrom '01; seven great-grandchildren.

Donald Wright, former parent, November 26, 2013. Survived by wife, Dianne Harris Wright; sons, John A. Wright '79, Russell A. Wright '82; daughter, Victoria Rei Ristow; four grandchildren.

Cleo Zalk, former parent, February 20, 2014. Survived by sons, David Zalk '66, Stephen Zalk '74, Douglas '75; three grandchildren.

Ann Zelle '41, October 15, 2013. Survived by sons, Mike Zelle, Charlie Zelle; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren.

Blake community deaths reported or published from January 15, 2013 through May 31, 2013.