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In Memoriam

Edward Shanbrom, MD ’51, a pioneering hematologist who invented a widely used process for removing viruses from blood plasma and helped develop a breakthrough treatment for hemophilia, died 02.20.12 in Tustin, Calif. He was also a clinical instructor at UCLA and UC Irvine.

30s

Carman F. Ball, LLB ’38, of Sarasota, Fla. 03.26.2012

William J. Dress, BA ’39, of Ithaca, N.Y. 12.15.2011

40s

Albert G. Rowe, MD ’46, of East Amherst, N.Y. 12.10.2011

Sidney M. Jacobson, DDS ’47, of Portland, Maine 03.09.2012

Eugene F. Konczakowski, JD ’47 & BA ’43, of Williamsville, N.Y. 03.17.2012

James F. Phillips, MD ’47, of Buffalo, N.Y. 02.26.2012

Donald W. Spratt, MD ’47, of Bel Air, Md. 12.30.2011

Richard H. Lazerson, BS ’48, of Williamsville, N.Y. 01.12.2012

Arthur B. Wall, BS ’48, of Buffalo, N.Y. 01.02.2012

May F. Woods, DDS ’48, of Jamesville, N.Y. 02.07.2012

Edward H. Abrams, MD ’49 & BS ’45, of Irvine, Calif. 03.18.2012

Victor F. Corcoran, JD ’49, of Rochester, N.Y. 01.14.2012

Ralph E. Pettit, BS ’49, of Tonawanda, N.Y. 01.05.2012

Joseph C. Vispi, JD ’49, of Amherst, N.Y. 12.02.2011

50s

John G. Adrian, BA ’50, of Olean, N.Y. 12.30.2011

Samuel Gluckstein, BA ’50, of Buffalo, N.Y. 03.01.2012

Alan A. Senior, BA ’50, of Sugar Land, Texas 02.26.2012

Charles H. Wallin, BS ’50, of East Amherst, N.Y. 02.22.2012

William G. Baumler, BS ’51, of Buffalo, N.Y. 01.05.2012

Howard T. Larson, BS ’51, of Bemus Point, N.Y. 02.06.2012

Robert G. Schopp, BS ’51, of Greenwood, S.C. 02.17.2012

Arthur W. Underhill, BS ’51, of Dallas, Texas 01.2.2012

Bernard J. Wier, BS ’51, of San Diego, Calif. 01.27.2012

Raymond V. Wylegala, JD ’51, of Hamburg, N.Y. 02.01.2012

Thomas P. Bagen, LLB ’52, of Hamburg, N.Y. 02.13.2012

G. Donald Bissell, DDS ’52, of Batesville, Ark. 02.01.2012

Leslie Molnar, EdB ’52, of Buffalo, N.Y. 01.09.2012

Martin B. Weinberg, BS ’52, of West Palm Beach, Fla. 12.09.2011

Donald E. Cadwallader, BS ’53, of Davidson, N.C. 01.11.2012

Sam Cohen, BS ’53, of Rochester, N.Y. 01.10.2012

Allen M. Fisher, DDS ’53, of Brookfield, Wis. 01.11.2012

Ronald F. Garvey, MD ’53, of Denton, Texas 03.15.2012

Louis C. Cloutier, MD ’54, of Buffalo, N.Y. 03.05.2012

Max M. Kozminski, BA ’54, of Buffalo, N.Y. 12.29.2011

Irving M. Shuman, LLB ’54, of Longboat Key, Fla. 04.11.2012

Nils P. Ankerud, MA ’55 & BA ’53, of Tonawanda, N.Y. 12.31.2011

Ronald D. Knos, BS ’55, of Prescott Valley, Ariz. 02.18.2012

Donald F. McKenna, JD ’55, of Hamburg, N.Y. 12.03.2011

David L. Palmerton, MD ’55, of Lancaster, N.Y. 01.10.2012

Edward G. Schnake, MD ’56, of Dickinson, Texas 01.11.2012

Donald C. Stratz, BS ’56, of Weston, Conn. 03.17.2012

Robert F. Buike, BS ’57, of Buffalo, N.Y. 03.13.2012

Anthony J. Camesano, MBA ’58, of Amherst, N.Y. 01.17.2012

Daniel M. Rexinger, AAS ’58, of Midlothian, Va. 12.21.2011

Constantine J. Cretekos, MD ’59, of Bluffton, S.C. 01.24.2012

Joseph B. Doctor, BA ’59, of Fairborn, Ohio 12.23.2011

60s

Harold O. Wolf, BA ’60, of San Mateo, Calif. 12.11.2011

Peter E. Klaasesz, JD ’61 & BA ’60, of Lancaster, N.Y. 04.09.2012

Louis J. Slovinsky, BA ’61, of Katonah, N.Y. 02.15.2012

Ruth S. Lojacono, BS ’62, of Irving, N.Y. 01.15.2012

Nathaniel H. Finch, MSW ’63, of Henrietta, N.Y. 12.03.2011

Robert M. Hobaica, DDS ’63 & BS ’57, of Utica, N.Y. 01.11.2012

James L. Montgomery, EdM ’64 & BS ’50, of Lighthouse Point, Fla. 03.15.2012

Robert H. Hale, EdM ’66, AAS ’59 & BS ’59, of Buffalo, N.Y. 02.27.2012

Richard G. Judelsohn, MD ’67, of Buffalo, N.Y. 01.15.2012

Peter C. Luke, BS ’67, of Muskegon, Mich. 03.19.2012

Theodore Lerner, PhD ’68, of Pittsford, N.Y. 04.15.2012

70s

Donald A. Wilson, PhD ’70 & MA ’68, of Clarion, Pa. 02.10.2012

Meredith W. Kellogg, MA ’71 & EdM ’69, of Rochester N.Y. 03.30.2012

Francis J. Meyer, MS ’71 & BS ’69, of Getzville, N.Y. 02.13.2012

David M. Brossard, BS ’73, of Buffalo, N.Y. 01.15.2012

Dennis A. Kahn, BA ’73, of East Amherst, N.Y. 02.06.2012

Jay R. Martin, MS ’75, of Grand Island, N.Y. 12.04.2011

Irene M. Sutt, EdM ’75 & BS ’56, of Nanticoke, Pa. 02.02.2012

Mary Ellen Brady, BA ’76, of Bel Air, Md. 12.17.2011

Herbert R. Harmsen, BA ’76, of Buffalo, N.Y. 12.28.2011

Charles H. Barney, BS ’77, of East Amherst, N.Y. 02.17.2012

Thomas R. Curtin, BS ’79, of Buffalo, N.Y. 01.10.2012

80s

Susan B. Fischer, MS ’80, of Oceanside, Calif. 02.12.2012

Richard W. Ohlson, JD ’80 & BA ’75, of Wellsville, N.Y. 12.15.2011

Larry L. Lincoln, BS ’81, of Ormond Beach, Fla. 12.09.2011

Neil E. Garvey, JD ’83 & BA ’81, of Buffalo, N.Y. 02.22.2012

David R. Milliken, JD ’83 & BA ’82, of Webster, N.Y. 01.28.2012

90s

Cynthia M. Badame, BA ’92, of Boston, Mass. 02.22.2012

Margaret K. Hey, JD ’92, of Islamorada, Fla. 03.12.2012

Leigh R. Nevinger, PhD ’92, of Orchard Park, N.Y.

Marcus B. Bensman, BS ’95, of Roswell, Ga. 03.08.2012

00s

Samuel Garten, MS ’01, of Raleigh, N.C. 12.11.2011

Terry D. Loretto, JD ’01, of Hamburg, N.Y. 12.26.2011

Janice D. Slaton, JD ’01, of Dunkirk, N.Y. 12.10.2011

Peter G. Klem, PhD ’02 & MA ’93, of Spring Creek, Nev. 03.25.2012

Tammy R. Rockwood, BA ’03, of Boston, N.Y. 02.07.2012

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