Frank Chauncey Whittelsey III ’58 died on January 29, 2008, in Vero Beach, Florida, after a 14-year battle with cancer.
Born on June 9, 1935, in Flushing, N.Y., he prepared for college at Barrington High School in Barrington, R.I., and became a member of Chi Psi Fraternity at Bowdoin. Following his graduation, he entered Columbia Business School, from which he received an M.B.A. degree in 1960. He began his career in business as a chartered financial analyst and portfolio manager with U.S.Trust Company of New York. In 1966, he became assistant manager with Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. in New York. In 1970, he was named vice president of Laird Capital Management in New York City and co- founded and was chairman of the board for Estabrook Capital Management in New York City and Boston. In Bowdoin affairs, he was a capital campaign worker, an associate Class Agent for 1958, and a memberofthe35th ReunionGiving Committee for his class. He was a member of the Johns’ Island Club, the Union Club, and the Valley Club. He was a board member of the Sun Valley Center for the Arts in Idaho and the Hospice of the Wood River Valley. He is survived by his wife, Lynn (Gerli) Whittelsey, whom he married in 1982; a brother, Arnold Whittelsey ’60; and several nieces and nephews.