In Memoriam

Asia Afrah, grandparent, April 19, 2012. Survived by daughter, Safia Baraho; granddaughter, Hibaq Ali '15.

Donna Akers, former parent, March 20, 2012. Survived by children, John Leonard Akers '73, Alison Ann Roach; one granddaughter.

Sadie Augustine, former grandparent, April 7, 2012. Survived by husband, Harold E. Augustine; sons, John H. Augustine '87, David A. Augustine; grandson, John A. Augustine '14.

Rajesh Balachandran, parent, May 23, 2012. Survived by wife, Hema Gunasekaran; son, Rishabh Balachandran '23; daughter, Rhea Balachandran; parents, Mepram & Meera Balanchandran.

Roy Ball '55, July 21, 2011. Survived by wife, Katherine Ball.

Thomas Barker, former grandparent, June 5, 2012. Survived by four children including, Stephen Barker; 11 grandchildren including, Wesley Barker '02, Andrew Barker '05; eight great-grandchildren; sister, Ann Francis Ford.

Ray Bentdahl, former grandparent, April 2, 2012. Survived by wife, Shirley Bentdahl; children, Ann Bentdahl, Craig Bentdahl; grandchildren, Kelsey Bentdahl, Kinsey Bentdahl, Kelly Bentdahl '15, Kate Bentdahl '21.

Patricia Binder, former grandparent, March 11, 2012. Survived by sister, Carol Rockwell; brothers, Bruce Dias, Roger Dias; daughters, Bonnie Linde, Lesley Ackerberg, Karla Mintz Gulbrandsen; grandchildren, Romy Ackerberg '11, Bennett Ackerberg '17, Alek Mintz, Alise Mintz.

Ivan Bowen, former parent, April 2012. Survived by wife, Mary Jeanne Bowen; step-sons, Louie McKee '79, Murphy McKee '82; children, Ivan Bowen III, Robert Bowen, Hazel Bowen; 12 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren.

George Brauchle, alumna spouse, June 2012. Survived by wife, Jean Brauchle '48; four children; five grandchildren; six stepchildren; nine step-grandchildren; seven step-great-grandchildren.

Marney Brooks, former parent, February 4, 2012. Survived by husband, Conley Brooks; sister, Jo Wright; children, Conley Brooks Jr. ;74, Marlow Brooks '66, Sky Brooks '69, Stephen Brooks '72, Markell Hapka; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Hung-Wen Chou, grandparent, March 2, 2012. Survived by wife, Ching-Chi Chou; daughter, Carolyn Chou; grandsons, Ravi Chepuri '18, Sujit Chepuri '21.

John Cowles '47, March 17, 2012. Survived by wife, Sage Cowles; sons, Jay Cowles '71, Fuller Cowles '80; daughters, Tessa Flores '67, Jane Cowles '73; 10 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sister, Sarah Doering '44; brother, Russell Cowles '54.

Rachel Dapkus, former employee, March 30, 2012.

Carol Denny, former parent, May 27, 2012. Survived by husband, Charles Denny; sons, Michael Denny '75, Kevin Denny '76; daughter, Anne Rodich '78; five grandchildren.

Lawrence Doyle, former parent, March 3, 2012. Survived by wife, Elizabeth Doyle '49; daughter, Kathleen Kirchner '75; five grandsons; one great-grandchild.

Richard Dunnavan '42, March 2012. Survived by wife, Elizabeth Dunnavan; daughters, Leslie Akso- mitas, Mary Dunnavan, Susan Dunnavan; six grandchildren; brother, Curt Dunnavan '44.

Jay Ecklund '54, February 26, 2012. Survived by sons, John Francis Ecklund III '81, Sheldon Mckenzie Ecklund; brother, Phillip C. Ecklund '57; sister, Virginia E. Sweatt '53.

Andrew Engel, parent, May 9, 2012. Survived by wife, Katherine Engel; children, Rachel Engel '08, Thomas Engel '11, Peter Engel '14, Jack Engel '14; sisters, Mary Foley, Anne Rummel; brother, Stephen Engel.

Bernard Eklund, former grandparent, March 2, 2012. Survived by wife, Jewell Eklund; children, Dr. Julia Eklund Koza, Dr. John Eklund; grandchildren, Katherine Koza, Nicholas Eklund '16.

Louis Ernst, former grandparent, June 2012. Survived by children, Tim Ernst, Sue Wills, Shari See, Steve Ernst; 13 grandchildren including, Alison See '08, Amber See '10; two great-grandchildren; four brothers; two sisters.

Joan Dorsey Flinsch '34, former trustee, February 2, 2012. Survived by children, Joy Howard '61, James Flinsch '63, Mary Flinsch Karinen '67; brother, Peter Dorsey '40; five grandchildren including, Peter Karinen '98; four great-grandchlidren.

R. Fredric Frevert, former parent, March 1, 2012. Survived by three children including, Brad Frevert '72; four grandchildren.

Harry Friedman, former parent, April 4, 2012. Survived by children, Sharon Gordon, Dr. Rohn Friedman '69, Dr. Jeffrey Friedman; stepchildren, Orlene Fingerman, Joel Fingerman, Sally Fingerman, Raleigh Wolpert; four grandchildren; four step-grandchildren.

Patricia Glaefke '44, January 30, 2012. Survived by sons, Bruce Glaefke '66, Barney Glaefke; daughter, Virginia Gullickson '73.

Elsie Gauvin, grandparent, April 22, 2011. Survived by husband, Robert A. Gauvin; son. Dale R. Gauvin; daughters, Brenda L. Gauvin-Chadwick, Sandra I. Gauvin- Tosoni, Darlene T. Gauvin- Beaudoin; six grandchildren including, Taylor Chadwick '13.

Robert Hammel, former parent, February 11, 2012. Survived by wife, Michele Hammel; daughter, Caitlin Hammel '97; brother, Jeffrey Hammel.

Thomas Hayes, former parent, January 2012. Survived by wife, Karen Wong; sons, Brian Hayes '85, Derek Hayes '87; daughter, Lisa Clark '89; sisters, Janice Kurtz, Susan Warfield; four grandchildren including, Alexandra Hayes '21.

John Herman '52, January 19, 2012. Survived by son, John R. Herman Jr.

Norman Herzog, former employee spouse, May 19, 2012. Survived by wife, Mary Herzog; children, Theresa Tostengard , Jeff Herzog; five granddaughters.

George Hewitt '47, February 24, 2012. Survived by wife , Elizabeth Lincoln Chapman; sons, Seth Hewitt, Nathaniel Hewitt, Peter Hewitt; Eliza Hewitt; sister, Helen Marsh '48; two foster sons; seven grandchildren.

James Higgins '62, March 11, 2012. Survived by wife, Katherine Higgins; brother, Stephen Higgins; daughter, Kelly Higgins; son, Stephen Higgins; stepdaughter, Sandra Vieira-Cattlet; stepson, Stephen Vieira; six grandchildren; two great-granddaughters.

Kevin Hoidale '58, February 11, 2012. Survived by son, Britt Hoidale; daughter, Hilary Hoidale; brothers, Ford Bell '67, Cecil Bell '69; sister, Louise Reinhardt '71.

William Humphrey III '77, March 14, 2012. Survived by wife, Ellen Cook Humphrey; sons, William Humphrey, Nicholas Humphrey, Davis Humphrey; siblings, Ann Humphrey '74, Andrew Humphrey '78, Kathryn Humphrey '82.

John Hutchinson '46, January 13, 2012. Survived by wife, Beverly Hutchinson; four children, four grandchildren.

Mary Ingalls, former parent, April 23, 2012. Survived by daughter, Betsy Ingalls; son, Thomas Ingalls '67, brother, Robert Moore.

Frank Jervose, former grandparent, June 13, 2012. Survived by daughters, Sherry Cooper, Vicki Oliver; six grandchildren including, Ashley Cooper '08, Lauren Cooper '10; six great-grandchildren.

Charles E. Johnson, former grandparent, April 13, 2012. Survived by brother, Jeff Johnson; sister, Liz Smith; sons, Brian Johnson, Charles Bradley Johnson, Barry Johnson; daughter, Brynne Johnson; grandchildren, Blake Johnson '13, Bailey Johnson, Grace Johnson, Chloe Johnson.

Glenn Kelly, parent, April 29, 2012. Survived by children, Alex Kelly, Lauren Kelly '14; former spouse, Julie Williamson; father, Earl Kelly; sisters, Kim Rheault, Heather Molenda.

Robert Klass '44, March 29, 2012. Survived by sons, James F. Klass, Robert H. Klass, Jr.; daughter, Katherine Klass; brother, Peter Klass '51.

Mary Kinney, former grandparent, April 11, 2012. Survived by children, Jeanie Small, Isabella Keating; grandchildren, Samantha Leone, Jennifer Bill, Mari Reid Kinney, Peter Bain, Stephen A. Keating '94, Jessica D. Keating '97, Robert Kinney III; ten great- grandchildren.

John Lamoureux, former parent, April 24, 2012. Survived by wife, Rita Lamoureux; six children including, Ted Lamoureux '76; 15 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren.

Gregory Larsen, former employee, March 10, 2012. Survived by wife, Laurie Larsen.

Billie Lawton, former grandparent, April 24, 2012. Survived by sons, Marc Pritzker, Fred Pritzker, Tom Pritzker; six grandchildren including, Billie Pritzker '08, Sam Pritzker '10.

Mary Jane Gluek Lenox '38, May 3, 2012. Survived by husband, Robert Lenox; children, James Lenox, Timothy Lenox, Robert Lenox, Jr.

Martin Leren '68, February 20, 2012. Survived by wife, Nancy McBride Leren; daughters, Ellen and Nell.

Mary Cardle Lowe '47, May 3, 2012. Survived by husband, Justus Frederick Lowe, Jr. '45; children: Justus Frederick Lowe, III, Meredith Lowe Fiore, Cynthia Lowe Healy, John Passmore Lowe; six grandchildren; brother, Dr. John Cardle '50.

Louise McCannel '330, June 4, 2012. Survived by husband, Malcolm McCannel; daughters, Rev. Teri Motley '61, Dana McCannel, Abby Walker-Worley, Laurie McCannel; five grandchildren, two great-grandchildren.

Alice-Jean McFarlin, former employee, May 31, 2012. Survived by husband, Robert McFarlin, Sr.; sons, Charles McFarlin, Robert McFarlin, Jr.; daughters, Nancy Diener, Judith Murray; 12 grandchildren.

Margaret Sweatt McGee '63, November 14, 2011. Survived by daughter, Dyllan McGee; two grandsons; brother, Henry Sweatt '49; sister, Sally Sweatt '63.

John Mogan, alumna spouse, May 17, 2012. Survived by wife, Susan W. Mogan '62; daughter, Ellis Peterson; son, Ryan Mogan; five grandchildren.

Richard Monahan, former grandparent, April 11, 2012. Survived by his wife, Janet Marie Monahan; children, Mike Monahan, Ann Laurent, Katie Mitchell, Susan Zechmann, Mary Jean Larrea, Patrick Monahan, Daniel Monahan, David Monahan; 17 grandchildren including, Amy Laurent '01.

Laurence Mork, former parent, February 20, 2012. Survived by wife, Mary Alice Mork '41; son, Anthony Mork '69; daughter, Lisa Mork '71; three grandchildren.

John W. Morrison '39, April 2, 2012. Survived by children, Jack Morrison '63, Helen Morrison '71; grandchildren, Kelly Morrison '87, Jeb Morrison '90; great-grandchildren, Kyra Willoughby '18, Campbell Morrison '18, Kate Willoughby '21, Charlotte Morrison '21, Rhys Willoughby '23, Ellie Morrison '23; step- children, Carole Williams, Sharon Morgan, Marilyn Hayes; three step-grandchildren; five step-great-grandchildren; brothers, Clinton Morrison '32, Angus Morrison '37.

Richard T. Murphy, Sr., former grandparent, May 1, 2012. Survived by children, Laurie Murphy, Richard T. Murphy, Jr., Patrick Duffy Murphy, Sharon Murphy Garber, Moe Murphy Aro, Myrna Lee Maurer; nine grandchildren including, Libby Murphy '05.

Bernard Nelson '43, May 29, 2012. Survived by wife, Joan Nelson; four children; sister, Nancy Casey '49.

Corinne Neuman, former grandparent, February 10, 2012. Survived by husband, Robert Neuman; children, Sheila Sigel, Steven Neuman, William Neuman '86; six grandchildren including, Rachel Sigel '17.

Catherine Novak, former grandparent, February 24, 2012. Survived by daughters, Katherine Gilbert, Elizabeth J. Novak, Barbara Hegge; grandchildren, Thomas Gilbert, Katie Gilbert, Barb Gilbert, Luke Hegge '95, Thomas Hegge '01; nine great-grandchildren.

Harry Nye, grandparent, February 2012. Survived by his wife, Barbara Johnson-Nye; sons, James Nye, Bob Nye; daughter, Kathy Nye; seven grandchildren including, Carolyn Nye '15, Steven Nye '18; five great grandchildren.

Dolores Oppito, former grandparent, February 1, 2012. Survived by son, Thomas Oppito; daughters, Camille Wehnke, Dorothy Bjork; six grandchildren including, Ashley Bjork '05; four great-grandchildren.

John G. Ordway, grandparent, May 23, 2012. Survived by wife, Margaret Ordway; children, John Ordway, Phil Ordway, Strandy Quesada; eight grandchildren including, Jackson Ordway '09, George Ordway '11, Henry Ordway '14; two great- grandchildren.

Owen Parr, grandparent, June 2012. Survived by daughters, Vivian Blumin, Nancy Parr; sons, Tony Parr, Michael Parr; six grandchildren including, Taylor Parr '14, Tanner Parr '19.

Esther Patrick, former grandparent, February 9, 2012. Survived by grandson, Peter Hicks '97.

Elizabeth Peterson '45, June 9, 2012. Survived by husband, William W. Peterson; sons, Stephen Peterson, Douglas Peterson, Jeffrey Peterson, David Peterson; nine grandchildren; brother, Richard J. Lyman.

Brooks Poley, former parent, April 21, 2012. Survived by wife, Nancy Elizabeth Poley; children, Susan Yeager, Brooks Poley '77, Stephen Poley, Kate Urich '85; ten grandchildren; brother, Jeff Poley.

Robert Powell, former parent, March 22, 2012. Survived by wife, LouAnn Powell; children, M. Stephanie Powell, Rebecca Robinson, Robert Powell III '94; four grandchildren; mother, Mary Jean Powell; sister, Deborah Felder.

Charles Rader, former parent, June 16, 2012. Survived by wife, Marcea Kjervik; son, Kirk M. Rader '05.

Richard Raines '46, March 21, 2012. Survived by brothers, Rev.Robert Raines '44, John Raines '51.

Jennie Rauh, former grandparent, April 2012. Survied by children, Joseph Rauh, Susan Znameroski, Mary Jane Kunycky; seven grandchildren including, Elizabeth Znameroski '98, David Znameroski '03; one great-granddaughter Emily.

Stacy Roback, former parent, January 20, 2012. Survived by wife, Donna Roback; children, Robert Roback '85, Scott Roback '90, Stephanie Shapiro; grandchildren, Sam Shapiro '18, Jake Shapiro '21, Drew Shapiro '22.

Alice Rogers '45, January 18, 2012. Survived by nephews, John Cross, Jim Cross, Philip Cross.

Betty Wimmer Rogers '52, April 19, 2012. Survived by husband, Peter Rogers '50; son, Mark Rogers; granddaughter, Kathleen Bastyr; sisters, Barbara McDaniel, Darlene Edwards.

Erwin Schultz, former grandparent, February 4, 2012. Survived by daughter, Linda Parapetti; son, Gary Schultz; grandchildren, Michael Parapetti, Susan Parapetti, Emily Niemeyer '97, Elizabeth Schultz '00, Erica Schultz '00; great-grandchildren, Kaitlyn Niemeyer, Matthew Niemeyer.

Andrew Scott, former grandparent, May 24, 2012. Survived by wife, Kathleen Scott '53; daughters, Lucia Paul '80, Andrea Scott; grandchildren, Meredith Duff '09, Walter Duff.

Rebecca Scott '71, May 16, 2012. Survived by sister, Sue Scott.

Elizabeth Searle, former parent, former employee, February 19, 2012. Survived by brother, Richard Bergmann; daughters, Betsey Reno, Buffy Filippell '72; son, Bob Gordon '69; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren.

Mitchell Spector, former grandparent, March 20, 2012. Survived by wife, Kaye Spector; daughter, Sally Spector; grandchildren, Maxim Makovetsky '13, Eli Makovetsky '15.

Edson Spencer, former parent, March 25, 2012. Survived by wife, Harriet Spencer; children, Linda Murchison '71, Ed Spencer '72, Doug Spencer '74, Jim Spencer '80; nine grandchildren including, Katie Spencer '02, Alison Spencer '04.

Robert Stabler, alumna spouse, January 20, 2012. Survived by wife, Mary Stabler '53; children, Julie Hull, Ted Stabler, Larry Stabler, Peggy Fischer, Peter Stabler; 10 grandchildren.

Branislav Stankovsky, former parent, employee, April 24, 2012. Survived by wife, Margret Stankovsky; children, Angie Dahlof '93, Trevor Fox '94, Molly Stankovsky '06; three grandchildren; mother, Zlatica Stankovsky; sister-in-law, Stuart Snyder '68.

Susan Gdeilmore Steiner '57, April 9, 2012. Survived by sons, Edward Steiner, James Steiner; granddaughter, Zipporah Steiner; brother, Rick Gilmore '65; sister, Linda Viertel; partner, John G.Farrell.

John Sten '52, May 31, 2012. Survived by wife, Sabina Sten; son, Nik Sten; daughters, Anika Mathiasen, Eike Sten Goerres; brother, Christopher Sten; five grandchildren.

James Struthers '40, May 2, 2012. Survived by son, Mark Struthers; daughters, Valerie Walker, Sandra Struthers; grandson, Alex Walker; former wife, Francoise Struthers; partner, Jean Hall; brother, Robby Struthers '45.

Thomas Swensen, former grandparent, March 20, 2012. Survived by stepchildren, Michael Fleming '87, Steve Fleming, Susan Schultz; four grandchildren including, Morgan Fleming '20.

Margaret Taylor, former grandparent, January 9, 2012. Survived by son, Bernie Taylor; seven grandchildren including, Mark Taylor '99; 13 great-grandchildren.

Andrus Skidmore Thorpe '47, February 15, 2012. Survived by wife, Edie Thorpe; children, Linda Comstock '70, Michael Thorpe '71, Timothy Thorpe '75, Laura Thorpe '79, Lucy McKee '82, Dan Thorpe ;99; ten grandchildren including, Bjorn Bergerson '14, Sage Bergerson '17; one great-granddaughter.

Geroge Van Dusen III '53, February 2012. Survived by wife, Diane Van Dusen; children, George 'Chip' C. Van Dusen IV, Victoria 'Tori' Roos; four grandchildren; brother, William Van Dusen '58.

Ann Victor, former grandparent, May 17, 2012. Survived by daughters, Bonnie Heller,Barbara Victor; grandchildren, Naomi Kahn '88, Jamon Heller '91, Noah Heller '98, Alison Broms; four great-grandchildren, Ethan.

LeRoy Watkins, former grandparent, March 31, 2012. Survived by wife, Maisie Watkins; brother, Charles Watkins; former wife, Ruth Watkins; children, Carmen Alesia Bell, William Howard Watkins, Sanford Eugene Watkins, Rosalind Zollicoffer, and Dwayne LeRoy Watkins; 15 grandchildren including, Adele Marie Watkins '13, William Howard Watkins, Jr. '17, John Kirkland Watkins '22; two great-grandchildren.

David Weiner, grandparent, June 7, 2012. Survived by daughters, Deborah Stein '84, Carolyn Husmann '85, Jennifer Applebaum'87, Ashley Weiner; six grandchildren including, Sam Stein '22.

Barbara Tetzlaff West '40, December 18, 2011. Survived by step-daughter, Bonnie West.

Phoebe McCabe Wiethoff '52, March 19, 2012. Survived by daughters, Elizabeth Wiethoff '78, Charlotte Wiethoff- Bradley '89; brother, George Mason McCabe '55.

Alice Wilcox, alumnus spouse, March 21, 2012.

William Wilkie '57, April 27, 2012. Survived by brothers, Robert Wilkie '59, James Wilkie '63.

Roslynne Wilson '62, January 2012. Survived by full-time caregiver since 2005, Marilyn Hassman; legal guardian, Dr. Robert H. Getscher.

Norbert Winter, former employee, March 2012. Survived by wife, Kathrine "Karen" Winter; daughters, Rhonda Classen, Michelle Albers; grandchildren, AJ Anderson, Kathrine Anderson, Cassandra Albers; twin brother, Norman Winter; sister, Marilyn Mergen.

Jane Wood, former grandparent, May 11, 2012. Survived by children, Sally Duback, Binky Rockwell, Tom Wood; eight grandchildren including, Sam Rockwell '01; six great- granddaughters.

Dorothy Jane Youtz, former grandparent, April 24, 2012. Survived by son, Gregory Keyser Youtz; daughter, Saralinda Keyser Youtz Woo; grandchildren, Rebecca Woo, Elizabeth Woo, Benjamin Youtz '07, Timothy Youtz '10; great-grandson, Darien Wyga.

Please inform the Institutional Advancement Office of constituent deaths by sending an e-mail to advalum@blakeschool.org or by calling (952) 988-3430.

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