Emile R. J. M. Jurgens ’60

Emile R. J. M. Jurgens ’60 died November 29, 2008, in Ottawa, Ontario.

Born in Nijmegen,The Netherlands, he served two years in the Royal Dutch Air Force before a Fulbright Scholarship brought him to Bowdoin. He was a member of Delta Sigma fraternity. He emigrated to Canada in 1958 and began a career with Corporation House as a customs and tariff consultant. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Jacqueline (van Leynseele) Jurgens; two children, Philip and Sabine; and three grandchildren.